FIE have very kindly provided funding support for Oceania Zone to assist in qualifying fencers for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Funding is assigned to the top four Senior World Cup ranked fencers, regardless of weapon. The first tranche of funding has been assigned. Samantha Auty (Australia) Womenís Sabre (FIE Ranking 155) Sholto Douglas (Australia) Menís Foil (FIE Ranking 91) Edward Fitzgerald (Australia) Menís Foil (FIE Ranking 158) Lucas Webber (Australia) Menís Foil (FIE Ranking 137)
The next tranche of funding will be assigned based on Senior World rankings as at 31 August 2017.
New Zealand fencers intending to undertake a programme of qualification in order to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics are asked to contact firstname.lastname@example.org if they wish to seek qualification and funding under the FIE/Oceania programme.
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