How to Use AskFred

To register for tournaments at Liberty Fencing Club, you will use a service called AskFred. Just click on the following hyperlink:


You will see the AskFred home page.¬†Near the top of the page, you will see the top-level menu selections: Home, Upcoming Tournaments, Results, etc. When you hover your mouse pointer over “Upcoming Tournaments”, you will see two menu options. Click on “Browse Tournaments.”

The Browse Tournaments page displays a bunch of inputs that define your search criteria, followed by a list of selected tournaments. Just type “Liberty FC” in the box labeled, “name”. It will appear as follows:


Click on “Find Tournaments.”

AskFred will display a list of tournaments scheduled to take place at Liberty Fencing Club. Browse the list. Find the one that interests you. Click on the title.

AskFred will display detailed information about the tournament. At the top of the page, you will see links labeled, “Preregister”, “Who’s Coming”, and “Email the Organizer”, as in the following image:


To register for the tournament, click on “Preregister”. AskFred will display an input where it invites you to enter your last name. It appears as follows:


If you have participated in previous events, your name should already be in the database. Just enter your last name and click on the “Go” button. AskFred will display a drop down list of fencers whose names match yours, as shown below:


Find and select your name from the list, and click on the “Go” button. At this point, the system may display a warning message such as the following:


If you see the message above, then you must log in using the inputs located at the top of the page on the right hand side:


If your name is not on the list, then click on the link labeled, “Create a New Fencer Record.” AskFred will display a registration form. Fill in all of the relevant information, and click on the “Continue” button. AskFred may display a duplicate fencer notice such as the following:


If one of the names listed is yours, click on it. If not, then click on “None of These is Me.”

AskFred will display a payment page. Prepayment for tournaments at LFC is optional. You may fill in the form and pay for your entry fee using AskFred, or just click on the button labeled, “Finish Without Payment.”

Congratulations! You are now registered for the tournament you selected. AskFred will display the details about your registration, including payment information.