Rapier Syllabus

Level 1 Prima Level 2 Seconda
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

Concepts
  • Four guards
  • Measure
  • Tempo
  • Measure
  • Tempo
Mechanics
  • Stance in guard
  • Steps
  • Lunge
  • Stringere
  • Stance in guard
  • Steps
  • Lunge
  • Stringere
  • Disengages
  • Cuts
  • Affrontare la spada
Drills
  • Capoferro Kata solo
  • Capoferro Plate 7
  • Capoferro Plate 16
  • Capoferro Kata pair form
  • Giganti Plate 7
  • Capoferro Plate 7