Up for Bid: USA Fencing’s 2017 October North American Cup

By Connect Sports Staff, November 1, 2015

USA Fencing is currently seeking proposals to host its 2017 October North American Cup. The four-day competition features more than 2,000 athletes competing Division 1, Division 2, cadet and team events.

Here are the details:

Deadline to bid: June 1, 2016

Time of year: Oct. 4-9, 2017

Venue requirements: 180,000-200,000 continuous square feet; risers with seating for at least 250 spectators; four to 10 meeting rooms

Estimated number of participants:  More than 2,000 attendees

Hotel requirements: Walking distance to venue.

Room nights: Attendee: 2,200; Staff: 435

Rate: $99-$129

Rights fee: None

For the complete RFP, click here.

For more information, email Justin Murch, National Events Manager, at j.murch@usfencing.org, or Christine Strong Simmons, Director of Operations, at c.simmons@usfencing.org.

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