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5 10, 2017

Sunday Sparring – 1st October 2017

2017-10-05T23:17:47+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Sunday sparring was in Godalming this past Sunday with a good turnout of students from both Godalming and Reading.

These free sessions for students  who have passed their safety test allow them to get in some valuable sparring time, practising the techniques they’ve learnt in our training sessions.  It allows them to spar with people they don’t normally train with as well as try out some fun weapon combinations that are not part of our curriculum.

28 09, 2017

Reading Training – 25th September 2017

2017-10-01T17:03:22+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Dagger, Rapier, Reading, Sword & Buckler|

Last Monday, our students gathered in Reading for our regular training session with three streams of training on offer.

Simon worked with the be ginners progressing towards their safety test.  Jay worked with the Bolognese group and Pim took the rapier & dagger lesson.

25 09, 2017

Sunday Sparring – 24th September 2017

2017-09-24T21:26:21+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Reading, Sword & Buckler|

Students from both Godalming and Reading gathered in Hawley on Sunday for our regular Sunday Sparring event.

These free sessions for students  who have passed their safety test allow them to get in some valuable sparring time, practising the techniques they’ve learnt in our training sessions.  It allows them to spar with people they don’t normally train with as well as try out some fun weapon combinations that are not part of our curriculum.

24 09, 2017

Reading Training – 18th September 2017

2017-09-24T21:09:15+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Dagger, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Monday saw our regular training session in Reading.

Matt worked with beginners working towards their safety test, Jay took the Bolognese class and Pim taught rapier & dagger.

24 09, 2017

Sunday Sparring – 17th September 2017

2017-09-24T20:56:09+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Dagger, Reading, Sword & Buckler|

Students gathered in Reading last Sunday for our regular Sunday Sparring event.  There were a range of weapons in play including sideswords, daggers, longsword and sword & buckler.

These free sessions for students  who have passed their safety test allow them to get in some valuable sparring time, practising the techniques they’ve learnt in our training sessions.  It allows them to spar with people they don’t normally train with as well as try out some fun weapon combinations that are not part of our curriculum.

18 09, 2017

The School Of The Sword Wins Multiple Medals At Wessex League Bristol

2017-09-18T12:44:26+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Dagger, Rapier, Trophies|

The School of The Sword turned up en masse in Bristol this past weekend to compete in the inaugural first event in the Wessex League.  The Wessex League is a series of tournaments aimed at all HEMA practitioners that want to experience competition for the first time or to step up their game. It has the format of international HEMA competition while remaining accessible and friendly.

Members of the school performed well in competition, with us taking away a number of medals and currently ranking a very solid first in the team competition.

  • Maria Makarova – Gold Ladies Longsword, Gold Ladies Sabre
  • Fran Terminiello – Silver Ladies Longsword, Bronze Ladies Sabre
  • Jay Maxwell – Gold Open Rapier & Dagger
  • Adrian Faulkner – Silver Open Rapier & Dagger

Congratulations to all the winners!

17 09, 2017

Godalming Training – 13th September 2017

2017-09-17T22:12:53+00:00 September 17th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Students gathered in Godalming on Wednesday night for our weekly training session.

Pim took the rapier group, whilst Adrian taught sword & buckler and Fran & Terry worked with the beginners on the foundations of swordplay as part of their beginners’ course.

 

13 09, 2017

Reading Training – 11th September 2017

2017-09-12T19:47:05+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Dagger, Rapier, Reading, Sword & Buckler|

Students gathered in Reading on Monday night for our regular training session.

Matt worked with beginners working towards their safety test, Jay took the Bolognese class and Pim taught rapier & dagger

6 09, 2017

Reading Training – 4th September 2017

2017-09-06T00:52:25+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Dagger, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

It was the first training session of the month in Reading on Monday night, with our usual three streams of training on offer to students.

Pim took the rapier and dagger group, whilst Jay worked with the Bolognese students.  Simon was also busy preparing our candidati for their safety tests.

6 09, 2017

Sunday Sparring – 3rd September 2017

2017-09-06T00:48:55+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Reading, Sword & Buckler|

Godalming played host to Sunday sparring this past weekend, with a large turnout from both our Reading and Godalming groups.

These free sessions for students  who have passed their safety test allow them to get in some valuable sparring time, practising the techniques they’ve learnt in our training sessions.  It allows them to spar with people they don’t normally train with as well as try out some fun weapon combinations that are not part of our curriculum.