Melee practice in northern Atlantia
- The Northern Atlantian fighters, having realized that our melee
skills are a tad rusty <grin>, are holding a melee practice on
November 9th in the Barony of Ponte Alto (thanks to their local
marshal for letting us take over the practice!) Training will cover
things like how to work in small units, how to cover/work with your
neighbor, how to move as a unit and answer questions such as "Just
what is a killing cup?". We would love to see some of our Eastern
From 1pm to 2pm there will be an unarmed class/discussion/drills on
how units work, taking advantage of different weapons forms, unit
cohesion, etc. then there will be an armoured practice from 2pm til
dark (which is about 5pm).
This practice is outdoors, so if the weather is bad, the practice
won't be held. The practice is will be behind the Tysons-Pimmet
Regional Library at 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, Virginia.
Sorry, since this is a practice, not an event, no authourizations can
Directions: Take your best route to I-495 (Washington DC beltway).
Get off at the exit for Route 7 East (Falls Church, Virginia). The
library is on the left about 1 mile. Park your car in the library lot
and go down the hill to the practice.
Please contact Kevin of Thornbury (Kevin Maxson) at 703-810-8438 or
kevin at maxson dot com for information.
(Keep in mind if you're coming down that there are many other fine
things to do Sunday morning such as visiting the Walters Art Gallery
in Baltimore, etc. Crash space can even be arranged for those
interested in coming down earlier! For this sort of info, contact
Keilyn at beth at cramton dot com)