Related Links
  • Schedule Information
  • NCAA Manual/Host Manual
  • Credential/Team Travel Information
  • Multi-Sport Facility Layout
  • Coaches' Meeting
  • Local Hospital Information
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Team and Officials' Hotel Information
  • Dining and Local Information
  • Championship Central Website


Schedule of Events

Complete Championship Schedule in PDF Format Get Acrobat Reader

NCAA Manual and Link Information


NCAA Fencing Championships Handbook Get Acrobat Reader
2009 Fencing Host Institution Manual Get Acrobat Reader
NCAA Fencing Site - NCAA.com
NCAA.org
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 Get Acrobat Reader

Facility Information

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 Get Acrobat Reader
Penn State University Campus Map

Coaches' Meeting

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.

Awards Ceremony

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

Visitor's Guide

Team Hotel Information
Days Inn
240 South Pugh Street
State College, PA 16801
(814) 238-8454

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
800-832-0132
814-231-2100

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
(800) 233-7505
(814) 865-8500

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

Visitor's Guide