Unwillingness to Fight (Non-Combativity) Rules
On November 26, 2022 during the 2022 FIE Congress, a proposal to change the Unwillingness to Fight (Non-Combativity) Rules was presented and passed by the FIE.
The High Performance Commission advises, these rule updates, have been adopted by the Australian Fencing Federation and will be enforced at all Australian Fencing Federation Competitions.
To help understand the rule changes, read the full Unwillingness to Fight document HERE. This outlines the changes in the rules as well as some FAQ’s.