Hyderabad: Fencing enthusiasts in Telangana have an exciting event to look forward to as the State Level Fencing Championships and Selection Trials are scheduled to take place from the 29th of September, 2023. The competition aims to assemble the best talent from the state to represent Telangana in the prestigious National Junior Fencing Championships 2023.
President of the Telangana State Fencing Association, Marri Rajasekhar Reddy, along with Treasurer Sandeep Kumar Jadav, announced that the three-day event will be hosted at the Warangal Municipal Indoor Stadium. The spotlight will be on young talent, with categories including Under-14 and Cadet (Under-17) for both boys and girls.
The state-level 4th Sub-Junior Championships promise fierce competition and a chance for budding fencers to showcase their skills. During a recent program, the association unveiled the poster for this thrilling event, setting the stage for intense battles on the fencing strip.
To ensure fairness, specific birthdate criteria have been established for each category. Participants in the Under-14 category must have been born after January 1, 2010, while those competing in the Under-17 category should have a birthdate after January 1, 2007.
Aspiring fencers are reminded to be present at the Warangal Municipal Indoor Stadium on the morning of September 29, equipped with their personal fencing kit, Aadhaar card, and four passport-sized photos.
The competition promises not only to be a showcase of Telangana’s fencing talent but also a pathway for these young athletes to potentially represent their state at the national level. Fencing enthusiasts and supporters are eagerly anticipating the thrilling battles that will unfold in late September as Telangana’s future fencing stars vie for a coveted spot on the state team for the National Junior Fencing Championships 2023.