DFA November 2017 Newsletter

Hi to All…Happy November…Happy Veteran’s Day…Happy Thanksgiving!!!

REMEMBER:  Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, November 5…Turn your clocks back one hour when you go to bed Saturday night.

DFA will be closed on Thanksgiving, November 23 and also on Friday, November 24.

We have a San Bernardino Division 3-weapon tournament on Saturday, November 25, at College of the Desert.

UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS:

Saturday, November 25, 3-weapon open at College of the Desert
Close of check-in:  9:00 a.m. Saber, 10:00 a.m. Foil, 12 noon Epee
Please pre-register on AskFred.net.  All events are mixed.

Saturday, December 9, 3-weapon open & D and under tournament at College of the Desert
Close of check-in for 3-weapon:  9:00 a.m. Saber, 10:00 a.m. Foil, 12 noon Epee
All events are mixed.  You may pre-register on AskFred.

Close of check-in for D and under events:  11:00 a.m. Saber, 12 noon Foil, 2:00 p.m. Epee.
All events are mixed.  You may pre-register on Ask Fred.

The 3-weapon open, fee per weapon is $10.
D and under events, fee per weapon is $25.  There will be rated referees for this event.

For more information on the D and under event, please visit www.usfasb.org.

DFA CLUB NEWS:

DFA participated in the 53rd Annual Palm Desert Golf Cart Parade on Sunday, October 29.  We fenced along the parade route down El Paseo to the cheers and applause of the spectators.  It was a wonderful time and a beautiful day.  Photos are posted on the DFA website.

DFA fencers included:  Santiago Amparo, Andrew & Christian Arbid, Ashton Arrington,  Josiah Llapitan, Grace Sullenger,  Dominic Whittaker, John Williamson, Paul & Peter Zappia and coach Leslie.

Wishing everyone a happy November and a happy Thanksgiving celebration.

Blissful fencing,

Leslie,
the fencing coach

 

 

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