Fiore Syllabus

 

Level 1 Tower Level 2 Arrow Level 3 Heart Level 4 Dividers
Summary Students at this level need to show that they can remember the basic drills and terminology of the system.

They must also demonstrate an understanding of: safe training, control, and School etiquette
Keyword: Remember

Students at this level need to show that they can understand the purpose of the listed drills and that they can execute the key drills, including the drills from level 1, correctly in a coached drill.

Keyword: Understand

Students at this level need to show that they can apply the drills from previous levels competently under pressure.

Keyword: Apply

Students at this level need to show that they can apply the principles of Fiore’s system in unfamiliar situations and they are competent performing the full breadth of techniques in the system at their level and below.

Keyword: Elaborate

Mechanics & Unarmed
  • Basic falling, solo
  • Fiore footwork: 4 steps: accrescere, discrescere, passare, tornare; 3 turns: volta stabile, meza volta, tutta volta
  • Four unarmed poste: longa, dente de zenghiaro, frontale, porta di ferro

  • Volta stabile and pass with pressure

* The footwork combinations: 1) accressere fora di strada, passare alla traversa, 2) accressere, 3 passi, with tutta volta.
  • Able to competently warm up self
  • Perfect push-ups (shoulder stabilisation)
  • Perfect squats (hip, ankle, knee alignment)
  • Able to competently lead a class warm up
Dagger The meaning of the terms remedy, counter-remedy and counter-counter-remedy

Longsword