Swordfighters Beginner's Class Spring Session
Beginning Longword is the first class that you will take in your experience with Swordfighters. It serves as your introduction into the world of historical European martial arts. This class builds fitness and sound fundamentals while you learn about the agile and powerful longsword.
Based on concepts derived from several medieval manuscripts as well as present day martial arts the class will prepare you for future study with our group and in historical European Martial Arts in general.
One source for the class is "The flower of Battle" written by Fiore dei liberi, a later 14th century knight and maestro. Another is the Paradoxes of Defence by George Silver, an English gentleman from the late 1500s
This course runs for 8 weeks. The cost
is $120. After you complete the course you will be eligible to attend regular practices.
To sign up please use the paypal link below. Call us at 250-540-8658 or send us a message for more information.