Schedule of Events
Complete Championship Schedule in PDF Format
NCAA Manual and Link Information
NCAA Fencing Championships Handbook
2009 Fencing Host Institution Manual
NCAA Fencing Site - NCAA.com
Short's Travel Management
PDF of host manual to go here upon completion.
Credentials/Team Travel Information
Credentials will be provided by the NCAA. Credentials will be provided for coaches, competitors, trainers, managers,
officials, VIP, event staff and media. Each type of credential will be a different color.
Additional credentials may be purchased only for individuals listed on the institution's NCAA Staff Reporting Form.
Please print adhesive name labels for all assigned credentials.
The official traveling party for each institution for the championships is based on the formula below.
Credential and Official Travel Party Formula:
One to three student-athletes = One non student-athlete in official travel party
Four to six student-athletes = Two non student-athletes in official travel party
Seven to nine student-athletes = Three non student-athletes in official travel party
10 or more student-athletes = Five non student-athletes in official travel party
Team Travel Information Form
Penn State's Multi-Sport Facility will play host to this year's 2009 National Collegiate
Fencing Championships. The facility has hosted the Big Ten championships for both men's and women's track & field,
but the 2009 National Collegiate Fencing Championship will be the first fencing event the facility has hosted.
Penn State is proud of its rich fencing tradition and welcomes the championship to Happy Valley and the Multi-Sport Facility.
For pictures of the facility and more information, please click here.
Multi-Sport Facility Layout- 2009 Fencing Collegiate Championships
Penn State University Campus Map
Men's Coaches' Meeting- Wednesday, March 18 at 7 pm at the Multi-Sport Facility
Women's Coaches' Meeting- Friday, March 20 at 4 pm at the Multi-Sport Facility
Mount Nittany Medical Center
Mount Nittany Medical Center is located just minutes from the Multi-Sport Facility heading East on Park Avenue.
The physical address for Mount Nittany Medical Center is 1800 East Park Avenue, State College, PA 16803-6797.
The phone number is: 814-231-7000. For more information on the hospital click here.
Fencers shall be dressed in official school team warm-up. Prior to the final round,
advance notice will be given to participating fencers to gather and prepare for the awards ceremony.
Team and Official Hotel Information
Team Hotel Information
240 South Pugh Street
State College, PA 16801
Driving directions to Penn State Multi-Sport Facility from the Days Inn
1. Head southeast on S Pugh St toward Orchard Alley 400 ft
2. Turn left at E Foster Ave 0.6 mi
3. Turn left at University Dr 0.5 mi
4. Turn right 0.1 mi
The Atherton Hotel
125 South Atherton Street
State College, PA 16801
Driving directions to Penn State Multi-Sport Facility from the Atherton Hotel
1. Head northwest on 322/S Atherton St toward W Calder Way 0.4 mi
2. Turn right at Curtin Rd 0.1 mi
3. Turn left to stay on Curtin Rd 1.0 mi
4. Turn right at University Dr 0.3 mi
5. Turn left 0.1 mi
Officials' Hotel Information
The Nittany Lion Inn
200 West Park Ave.
State College, PA 16803
Driving directions to Penn State Multi-Sport Facility from the Nittany Lion Inn
1. Head northeast on W Park Ave toward N Burrowes St 0.9 mi
2. Turn right at University Dr 0.5 mi
3. Turn left 0.1 mi
Local Dining and Attractions