Meyer is Majestic (Longsword – Jonathan Spouge)

Meyer is Majestic – an overview of the the method and mechanics for Joachim Meyer’s Longsword from the Art Of Combat, 1570, and a primer on Fechtschule style play and competition in the 16th century guilds.

The workshop will look at how the body mechanics and context of this style of fencing were used for athletic exercise and public demonstration as well as for martial efficacy, using a selection of Jonathan’s favourite plays and techniques from the source material.

Prepare to get HUGE.

Zeitfenster der Veranstaltung (2)

Große Halle Hinten (SA)

Große Halle Hinten (SO)