The second Asian Referees C License Exam was held in Tokyo Japan from October 20 to 23, 2016. This follows the first such exam in Asia which was held in Dammam Saudi Arabia in February 2016. A one day seminar was held on October 20 to familiarize the participating referees of the new competition rules, followed by a three day exam in three weapons.
Conducting the seminar and exam were Dr. EYAD MAGHAYREH (JOR) who is the Chairman of the FCA Referees Commission, and Mr. KIM CHANG GO (KOR) who is a member of the FIE and FCA Referees Commission.
There were 19 participants/candidates in Epee, 23 in Foil and 18 in Saber.