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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.

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.

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

Godalming Training – 20th September 2017

2017-09-24T21:15:46+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Godalming, Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

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

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

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.

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

12 09, 2017

Sunday Sparring – 10th September 2017

2017-09-12T19:38:06+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Rapier, Sword & Buckler|

It was a hectic session at Sunday Sparring in Hawley this week when our students decided to use the opportunity for some high intensity endurance sparring.

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.