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20 11, 2017

Broadwater Bucklerthon – 18th November 2017

2017-11-20T15:32:27+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Godalming, Sword & Buckler, Trophies|

Saturday saw The School of the Sword host their second annual Broadwater Bucklerthon

Bucklerthon is an informal sword and buckler tournament aimed at people that have yet to reach a quarter final in any weapon, who compete in a nylon open.  In addition there is a steel invitational.  The event was a success, with participation from overseas.  Congratulations to all the medal winners listed below.

Nylon
Gold – Luke Erhlanderr
Silver – Aaron Coode
Bronze – Sam Wildman

Steel
Gold – Alexander Makarov
Silver – Jay Maxwell
Bronze – Adrian Faulkner

20 11, 2017

Godalming Training – 15th November 2017

2017-11-20T15:26:46+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Another busy night in Godalming on Wednesday with three streams of training available for our students.

Kasten worked with the Bolognese group, whilst Pim taught the rapier stream and Fran worked with the beginners progressing towards safety test.

13 11, 2017

Godalming Training – 8th November 2017

2017-11-13T16:50:33+00:00 November 13th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

There was a very large turnout of students in Godalming on Wednesday night as our students turned up in force for a sparring night.

Whilst Fran worked with the beginners progressing towards their safety test, the rest engaged in an evening of free-sparring practising the techniques they’ve learnt in our training sessions.

8 11, 2017

Godalming Training – 1st November 2017

2017-11-08T10:29:08+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Students gathered in Godalming last Wednesday for our weekly training session.

As always there were multiple streams on offer:  Beginners working towards their safety test so they can then spar with other students, Bolognese working on sword & buckler, as well as rapier & dagger.

26 10, 2017

Godalming Training – 25th October 2017

2017-10-27T09:24:31+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Students turned up in Godalming on Wednesday night for our regular training session.

Fran worked with the beginners progressing towards their safety test, Simon took the bolognese class, and Pim worked with the rapier & dagger group.

24 10, 2017

Sunday Sparring – 22nd October 2017

2017-10-24T20:10:19+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Reading, Sword & Buckler|

Sunday sparring was in Hawley this past Sunday, with a large turnout of students.

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 10, 2017

Godalming Training – 18th October 2017

2017-10-24T20:02:39+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Students met up in Godalming for our regular Wednesday training session.

Lynette worked with the rapier & dagger group, Fran had the beginners and the bolognese group working together, and  a number of senior students who have upcoming tournaments ran a feedback session.

17 10, 2017

Godalming Training – 4th October 2017

2017-10-17T20:26:11+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Dagger, Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Students met up in Godalming for our regular Wednesday training session.

Lynette worked with the rapier & dagger group, Adrian worked with the bolognese students and Fran took the beginners currently on their introduction to swordplay.

 

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.

29 09, 2017

Godalming Training – 27th September 2017

2017-10-01T17:22:12+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

Wednesday night saw our regular training session in Godalming.

Fran worked with the beginners partaking on our 6 week introduction course to the foundations of swordplay.  Meanwhile Lynette taught the rapier class whilst Adrian took the Bolognese group.