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Swordfighting – Women Only Come & Try Class

Have you ever wanted to learn how to fight with a sword?
This free Women’s only class will give a taste of fighting with a variety of Medieval and Renaissance swords and companion weapons.

Learn how to use the knightly longsword, and renaissance rapier. Plus the correct way to defeat a knight in armour and swash a buckler.

If you decide you like it, beginners are welcome at all the regular classes we offer and we may run a regular women’s only class depending on demand:

 

Details
7 -9 PM
20th of April 2017

Cost
Free!

Venue
Melbourne Salle
12/62-64 Oakover Rd
Preston

200 Year Tournaments – 2016

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Three tournaments held on Sunday the 14th of August. Presented by the Fitzroy College of Arms, and the School of Historical Fencing.

Schedule
(subject to change due to registration numbers)

9   am – hall opens for rego and warmup
10 am – Single Sword tournament
11 am – Novice Single Sword tournament
12 pm – lunch break
1  pm – Longsword tournament
3  pm – Finals

Book for the tournaments here

Rules
Novice tournament – Draft – http://tinyurl.com/zapjvwc
Single Sword tournament – Draft – http://tinyurl.com/hgtp8kw
Longsword tournament – Draft – http://tinyurl.com/jfepfrw

Costs
Participant – $15
Spectators & Staff – Free

Venue
Carlton Scout Hall
12 Shakespeare St
Carlton North, Victoria 3054

Swordfighting – Come & Try Class

Sword Fighting - Come and Try Class

Have you ever wanted to learn how to fight with a sword?
This free class will give a taste of fighting with a variety of Medieval and Renaissance swords and companion weapons.

Learn how to use the knightly longsword, and renaissance rapier. Plus the correct way to defeat a knight in armour and swash a buckler.

The following week is the start of an 8 week beginners course in Knightly combat (longsword, dagger, wrestling).

Details
8 – 9:30 PM
19th of July 2016

Cost
Free!

Venue
Mark St Hall1 Mark St
North Fitzroy

Free Rapier Class

 

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Join us for the first Rapier class held at our new Tuesday venue. Equipment will be provided and the class is free.

Places are limited so please book by emailing info@historicalfencing.com.au and include your name and contact details.

Time
Tuesday 5th April
6:30 – 7:45 pm

Venue
Mark St Hall
1 Mark St
Fitzroy North, VIC 3068

Cost
Free!

Not a longsword tournament

Not a Longsword Tournament3
Two tournaments held on Sunday the 13th of March.The Sword & Buckler tournament will be held in the morning and the Rapier tournament in the afternoon.

  9 am – hall opens for rego and warmup
10 am – Sword & Buckler tournament
12 pm – lunch break
  1 pm – Rapier tournament
  3 pm – Finals

Book for the tournaments here

Rules
Sword & Buckler tournament –  rules
Rapier tournament                 –  rules

Details
Sunday 13th of March 10 am – 3 pm

Costs
Participant – $15
Spectators & Staff – Free

Venue
Carlton Scout Hall
12 Shakespeare St
Carlton North, Victoria 3054

First Rapier Class

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Join us for the first Rapier class held at the school. Equipment will be provided and the class is free.

After class we will be going to the pub to celebrate the new weekly class.

Time
Saturday 7th November
1 – 2:30 pm

Venue
Carlton Scout Hall
12 Shakespeare St
Carlton North, Victoria 3054

Cost
Free!