Re: [SCA-JML] Re: Japanese Event in Atlantia
- On Sat, 9 Mar 2002 rujoking99@... wrote:
> Let's say the event is taking place in Nagasaki near the 1600 mark.I would recommend a light rapier tourney, and maybe a very specified heavy
> That would allow the Portuguese and Dutch in, and the Nihonjin would be
> fascinated by the Namban show of fighting. Heavy vs. Light wouldn't
> work too well.
tourney--like the one down in SC; no shields, all weapons are
> work too well. But you could have archery as well as rapier and heavy.Well, I have to admit that this is a big debate--about as large as the
> And ask around about use of Shinai (if you find anything useful out,
> tell the rest of us; I would love to fight with a shinai against some
> epee folks to demonstrate the clear superiority of Kenjutsu against
> rapier techniques. Heh...)
'broadsword vs. rapier' one. Of course, I would love to try.
Hey, if anyone wants to start up shinai in Atlantia I'd love to go for it.
Actually, I know a few other kendoka in the area who would like to do it