Formula of the competition

21 fencers
 
2 poules: rounds
 
Round No 1
21 fencers
3 poules of 7
Separation by : clubs
18 qualifiers
 
Round No 2
18 fencers
3 poules of 6
Separation by : clubs
16 qualifiers
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Qualification at the end of the poules on 1 round
Ranking at the end of the poules on 2 rounds
 
Direct elimination : 16 fencers
 
Direct tableau