Introduction To Rapier Combat

The art of rapier combat is presented at Fort Knox's Annual Medieval Tournament in Prospect, Maine.  Photographer: Mistress Brita Mairi Svensdottir, (c) 2015.

The art of rapier combat is presented at Fort Knox’s Annual Medieval Tournament in Prospect, Maine. Photographer: Mistress Brita Mairi Svensdottir, (c) 2015.

There will be an Introduction To Rapier Combat session with Lord Radbod of Endeweard and Hrafn Is Augu at Apple Blossom Acres on Thursday, September 24, 2015 from 5:00-8:00 pm. Those attending will learn more about the Arte of Defence in the Society for Creative Anachronism and about the weapons being used. There will be an opportunity to handle rapier weapons during the “petting zoo” portions of this session. Dress is everyday street casual wear – no garb is required.

The session announcement appears on the Canton of Basingestoches website under Introduction to Rapier Combat.

Get ready for Endewearde’s First Baronial Rapier Championship

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Polish your blades and sharpen your skills for the Barony of Endewearde’s First Baronial Rapier Championship to be held in the fair lands of the incipient Canton of Wyndriche on Saturday, June 13, 2015. Come and test your prowess upon the rapier field in the morning, view the lovely craftsmanship of the largesse offerings to the barony, and dance the afternoon away. Then settle in for baronial court and enjoy the company of good friends.

Read more about the Baronial Championship Tournament at
http://wyndriche.eastkingdom.org/?page_id=80