Medieval Longsword - 2024 Winter 2
The knightly art of medieval longsword. Symbol of the Middle Ages!
The knightly art of medieval longsword. Nothing epitomizes the middle ages more than this iconic weapon of the aristocratic warrior class. This course will provide you with the essential skills in handling longsword, primarily based on the early 15th century treatise Flower of Battle by Italian fencing master Fiore dei Liberi. In this course you will learn longsword guards, footwork, cutting and thrusting attacks, principles of defense and defensive techniques as well as tactical aspects of combat. Please check out our Resources page for more information about the weapon and its history. This course is suitable for both beginners and advanced fencers. Please let us know if you don't have your own equipment, we will get you started. Please bring: - Comfortable sport attire, long sport pants (no jeans) - Comfortable sport indoor shoes with non-marking soles - Water bottle The classes take place at the premises of The Holy Name of Mary College School, 2241 Mississauga Rd, Mississauga, L5K2H8. Other terms and conditions: - All the participants in programs at Signum Corvus are required to sign a liability waiver at the first class. - Participants must be of minimum age of 16 years at the beginning of the course. For participants younger than 18 years, the liability waiver must be signed by the participant's legal guardian. - Dates of classes are potentially subject to change if our gym rentals are canceled. In such cases we offer make-up class on the next available date. The early-bird price will be valid until February 15, after that date the price will go up to $180.
Started Feb 22Started Feb 22
170 Canadian dollars$170
All sales are final. Please note we only offer refunds in cases, where the course is canceled by the School. If the single class is canceled, we will do our best to let you know in advance and a replacement class will be offered at the end of the regular course (the course duration will be extended).