The Forging Foundation's Forging Competition

The Forging Foundation's Forging Competition
FIERF Forging Competition
May 23-25, 2023
Cleveland, Ohio (Forge Fair 2023)

Students and Educators, join us for the first ever FIERF Forging Competition for a hands on opportunity to lean more about forging! Teams of up to four students and one faculty advisor will compete for the chance to win recognition and prizes at this year's Forge Fair.

Each team will forge (2) tuning forks to an assigned frequency

Schedule of Events:
November 1, 2022               Team submissions due 
May 1, 2023  Technical Report, Poster and Photograph due 
May 23-25, 2023  Forge Fair 2023 - Items on Display (Cleveland, OH) 
May 25, 2023  Forging Contest (Cleveland, OH) 

For Information on Entry Requirements and Technical Report Guidelines, click here.

Team Registration:
To register, please choose one of the following methods:
     1) Login at the top of this page to register online, and complete all the question.
     2) Click here to download the registration form and submit via email to Amanda Dureiko at 

Deadline to register is November 21, 2022. For more information on the FIERF Forging Competition, please contact Amanda Dureiko at (216) 781-6260 or

Safety Acknowledgement: (By completing this registration, you agree to the following acknowledgement)
I verify that my team members, my faculty advisor, and I understand the risks of forging, have taken the necessary safety precautions required for this competition, and have read the safety links provided by FIA on the Rules and Entry Requirements page of the Forging Foundation website. I, my team members, and my faculty advisor hold FIA and the Forging Foundation harmless for any injuries, property damage, or other accidents that might occur from engaging in the Forging Competition.

Please login at the top of this page to register.
5/23/2023 - 5/25/2023
Huntington Convention Center 300 Lakeside Avenue E. Cleveland, OH 44113 UNITED STATES
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