[Ansteorra-rapier] Cut&Thrust class at Guardian of the Guardian

Elizabeth Crouchet elizabeth at crouchet.com
Wed Apr 4 22:15:53 PDT 2007


The cadets will be meeting in a Cadet's Corner circle at that time. I
thought you'd be joining us?
Is there any other time for this class? I'd love to take it but I am
running the Cadet's Corner.


Kevin Wilson wrote:
> In addition to all the other fun to be expected at Guardian this April
> 14, there will also be an SCA Cut&Thrust class, approved by Master/Don
> Modius, after the tournament. This will likely occur at the same time
> as the White Scarf circle, so as to maximize the time between the
> tournament and Circle for the White Scarves have for pickup fights and
> instruction. Apologies to any WS's who might wish to attend the class,
> but if time can be found for individual (or small group) training and
> instruction, then I will try to accommodate any I can.
> The class will be a beginning-level class for Cut&Thrust in the SCA.
> It will be very similar to the one Aeron Harper taught at Steppes
> Warlord last year. We will be covering the rules and armor/equipment
> requirements for C&T in the SCA and Ansteorra, discuss the history of
> sidesword, and learn the basics from two of the most popular masters
> of the time, Marozzo and dall'Aggochie. Masks may be used for some
> drills, but not required for all. Pads, helmet, and the additional
> armor requirements for Cut&Thrust will not be needed as the class will
> be employing slowly executed drills with no contact intended. There
> will be a limited supply of loaner blades, but any 35"-45" Darkwood,
> Del Tin, or Angus Trim rapier, bated rapier, sidesword, or backsword
> will work, though one around 35"-37"
> would be most recommended.
> There will also be a handout for students to use for individual and
> group study.
> If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at
> kevwilson at swbell.net
> Yours in service,
> Ld. Corvin di Fenarro
> Cadet to Master/Don Aeron Harper
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