June 2012 News - Pre- London 2012 Olympic Games fencing match and demonstration

The Bay Area Sports Organizing Committee (BASOC), The Olympic Club and the Northern California Olympians Association are proud to present a pre- London 2012 Olympic Games fencing match and demonstration between the US Olympic, and Chinese Olympic Men's Foil Fencing Teams.          

The 2012 USA Olympic Fencing Team will hold a "friendly team match" with the 2-time defending World Championship Men's Foil Team from China. This match is part of the USA-China Olympic Men's Foil Camp held in San Francisco June 15-25.  In addition to this special match, there will be a fencing demonstration by highly ranked USA National youth fencers from San Francisco. The event will be led by Maestro Greg Massialas the 2012 & 2008 USA Olympic Fencing Coach and 3-Time Olympian Fencer.

Where: Olympic Club City Clubhouse (524 Post St.)

When: Friday, June 22nd, 5:00pm-7:00pm

All Ages Welcome

Price: The event is free and open to the public, but guests must register via EventBrite (basoc.eventbrite.com)

Dress code: Business Casual, (No Denim Please)

Bar: There will be a no-host Cash Bar at the Event

Parking: The Olympic Club parking garage at 665 Sutter can be very busy. Alternative parking is available at Cosmo Alley @ Taylor ( between Post and Sutter on Taylor)as well as California Parking, located at  Taylor and O'Farrell, Union Square garage or Sutter-Stockton Garage. 

For additional Information contact: BASOC 650.323.9400 www.basoc.org