Teaching isn't just going to benefit the student. I look at what you might learn as you pass on your skills.
Talking about cutting stuff with sharp swords.
After a major event like the Féile na Gaiscígh I seem to be experiencing an energetic lull. The next event I am involved is in a couple of weeks so it's back to training as normal. To keep pace with my less than hectic HEMA schedule this will be a less than hectic post. As I … Continue reading Thoughts on ‘style’ and how to get the most out of it.
What I've been up to for the last little while.
A swift round up before the IHFL continues this weekend.
Sparring groups as opposed to a formal class can offer a range of alternative flexible learning opportunities.
Just before the Blademasters Cup a couple of weeks ago I started making a new Pell to train with. The pell is basically an upright pole that I can step around and make strikes against. I particularly wanted to train quick sequences of strikes as some of my opponents have managed get success with such … Continue reading My new training Partner
IHFL 2017 is Starting soon!