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Re: [E_Rapier] September 14th Schedule

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  • John Enzinas
    is there a website for the event? --j ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 2 , Aug 29 8:31 AM
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      is there a website for the event?

      --j



      On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 9:47 PM, Aaron Miedema <govianus@...> wrote:

      > Well when these things get going the momentum takes off. Here is the
      > latest class list / schedule. Things may change, and, of course if there
      > is anyone who wants to teach, I still have some space.
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > *How to run a combat list *
      >
      > Lady Isabel Atwyll
      >
      > Location: Meeting Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour.
      >
      > The class includes discussing various types of combat lists including the
      > double elimination tree, round robins, and bear pits and how they apply to
      > SCA combat. This class will also include different hints and tricks should
      > problems arise and how to work with the marshals and heralds.
      >
      >
      >
      > *Theoretical Melee Tactics*
      >
      > Raith and Tadic
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: 1.5 hours
      >
      > Gear: Full SCA fencing armour and whatever weapons you are authorized
      > with.
      >
      > Fighting with a partner, Fighting with more than one partner, movement in a
      > melee line, common tasks on a melee line, different tactics and formations,
      > and last but not least communication as part of a team.
      >
      >
      >
      > *Don't do what Joachim Doesn't does: the counterintuitive techniques of
      > Joachim Meyer*
      >
      > Baron Giovanni d'Enzinas
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour
      >
      > Gear: Mask, Sword (ideally 36�)
      >
      > This class will explore several plays from the rapier techniques of Joachim
      > Meyer that don't look like they should work based on standard fencing
      > principles.
      >
      >
      >
      > *A Brief Intellectual of History Italian Fencing: Theory, Problems, and
      > Approaches*
      >
      > Archibald Weatherford
      >
      > Location: Meeting Room
      >
      > Length: 2 hours.
      >
      > An introduction to the intellectual history of Italian swordplay and
      > martial arts from Fiore Dei�Liberi to Francesco Alfieri. This course will
      > examine the evolution of the different schools Italy and the development of
      > instructional literature over the course of two and a half centuries.
      > Additionally,
      > problems of historical method, translation, and interpretation will be
      > addressed including: hermeneutics, post-structuralism, and
      > trans-nationalism.
      >
      >
      >
      > *The Same, but Different, an introduction to Cut and Thrust for Armoured
      > Fighters.*
      >
      > THL Jocelyn de Cranewall
      >
      > Location: Meeting Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour.
      >
      > A round table discussion looking at the similarities and differences
      > between Armoured combat and Cut and Thrust Rapier.
      >
      >
      >
      > *Introduction to Dobringer�s Longsword*
      >
      > Guillame
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour.
      >
      > Gear: Two handed Sword
      >
      >
      >
      > *Bolognese Sword and Buckler*
      >
      > THL Albrecht Stampfer
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour
      >
      > Gear: Sword, 36" or shorter preferred and a buckler
      >
      > This class will consist of an introduction to the Bolognese School of
      > Defence with an emphasis on the Achille Marozzo's *Opera Nova dell'Arte
      > delle Armi* of 1536. The various combinations of cuts, thrusts and guardia
      > of the tradition will be explored through the use of non-contact drills.
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > Time
      >
      > Multi-Purpose Room (1)
      >
      > Multi-Purpose Room (2)
      >
      > Meeting Room
      >
      > 10:00
      >
      >
      >
      > Authorizations, Inspections, and Open List
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > How to run a combat list
      >
      > 11:00
      >
      > Theoretical Melee Tactics
      >
      >
      >
      > The Same, but different
      >
      > 12:00
      >
      > Lunch
      >
      >
      >
      > Lunch
      >
      > Lunch
      >
      > 1:00
      >
      > Applied Melee Tactics � Warlord Tournament
      >
      >
      >
      > A Brief Intellectual History of Italian Fencing
      >
      > 2:00
      >
      >
      >
      > Introduction to Dobringer�s Longsword
      >
      > 3:00
      >
      >
      >
      > Bolognese Sword and Buckler
      >
      >
      >
      > 4:00
      >
      > Cut and Thrust Bearpit
      >
      > Don't do what Joachim Doesn't does
      >
      >
      >
      > 5:00
      >
      > Rapier Moot
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > 6:00
      >
      > Close
      >
      > Close
      >
      > Close
      >
      >
      > --
      > Aaron Miedema, B.F.A., B.A., M.A.
      > Historian
      > Historical Advisor for the Motion Picture *21 Brothers*
      > http://www.21brothers.com/* Guiness Book of World Records* Holder for
      > "Longest film shot in a single take."
      > Author of *Bayonets and Blobsticks, The Canadian Experience of Close Combat
      > 1915-1918*, available from Legacy Books Press.
      > http://www.legacybookspress.com/books.html#Bayonet
      > **
      >
      >
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