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Broken Plow: Introduction to Rapier (Monday evenings)

June 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Introduction to Italian Rapier.

June 4th – July 9th

This class will go over the basics of how to use a rapier in the tradition of several Italian fencing masters. This introduction will be specific to the use of a rapier in single combat. We will explore lunges, guards, footwork, parry hand, and other entry-level concepts. We will also discuss “What is HEMA”, and how Broken Plow functions as a club. This will prepare you for the first martial rank test.

Please come with athletic clothes and shoes. We will give you guidance during the first class about shoes, swords, and other gear. All swords and protective gear needed for the intro will be provided.

Ticket covers 6 weeks of Introduction to Rapier. Classes are 1-1/2 hours long. If you have any questions, please contact us at:


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June 4, 2018
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm