Up for Bid: 2020 USA Fencing Elite Championships and North American Cup

USA Fencing Up for Bid North American Cup
USA Fencing is currently seeking proposals to host its 2020 Elite Championships and North American Cup. The 4-day (Friday through Monday) competition will attract more than 2,600 athletes, as well as 1,000 spectators. Here are the details: Deadline to bid: Nov. 1, 2018 Time of year: April 15-20, 2020 Venue requirements: 225,000 continuous square feet; Minimum ceiling height of 16 feet; 12 competition areas and 1 finals area Estimated number of participants: 2,600-2,800 Hotel requirements: Walking distance to venue. Room nights: Attendee: 1,695; Staff: 517 Rate: $109-$129 Rights fee: None For the complete RFP, click here. For more information, email Christine Strong Simmons, senior director of operations, at c.simmons@usfencing.org.