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Woodland War 2016 Photos

I can’t exactly remember the theme of this particular Woodland War. I do remember that we had some of it down in the Lower Field and we had quite the turn out for the Woodland Cup Tournament.

The Once and Future Kane

You can tell a man just like you can a sword, you know. Some are bathed in jewels and gold, but have never seen hardship or toil. They easily break when put under pressure. A strong one does not need glamour or intricacies; they let their strength and deeds speak for themselves.

Steamfest 2016

From fighting pirates and dueling, to tea on the lawn and dancing, Steamfest was a blast! Many thanks to everyone who worked so hard to put this together!!

Being a Good Leader by Gwynneth

A while ago, Kane asked me to write something up about how to be a good leader. Leading on the fencing field is probably my favorite thing about fencing, and I think I’m an effective leader. That doesn’t mean I win every battle, or am totally awesome, it just means I lead well. So I’ve … Read More

Tabula VII

Working against the Straight Line Once Zachary has seen Alexander’s manner of making approaches against the straight line, subjecting the opposing sword at the Second Instance, with all that depends on it, he begins to put himself once again in the same posture, with the intention of putting Alexander’s approaches to the test, and working … Read More

Tabula VI

With the proofs of the straight line that are given in the preceding tabula, that so advantageously forestalled and dominated all his enterprises, Zachary holds himself so well content that he is now ready to try to imitate them, making sure that he avails himself of them as well as Alexander has done, in conformity … Read More