The Classical Fencing Podcast
The Size of the Strip

The Size of the Strip

March 13, 2021

This episode discusses the varying sizes of the terrain, planches, and pistes on which classical fencers fenced.

What Is a School?

What Is a School?

January 15, 2021

A School is a collective body of fencers and Fencing Masters who approach the problem of combat with the sword in a similar manner based on a common doctrine.  This episode describes the characteristics of Schools of fencing in the classical period (1880-1939).

The Classical Period of Fencing

The Classical Period of Fencing

December 17, 2020

There is little agreement of the time period that can be used to identify classical fencing.  In order to develop a credible basis for the training of classical fencing fencers and trainers, the Classical Academy of Arms has examined the factors which define the classical period as an evolutionary prelude to modern Fencing.  This episode presents the evidence-based basis for our credentialing program.

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