Posts Tagged ‘society for creative anachronism’

Pictorial: The Carolingian Caliver Company standard

Excerpt: Last spring one of my fellow SCA fencers came up to me saying he wanted to be the standard-bearer for our fencing unit, the Carolingian Caliver Company. I loved the idea. The only problem was that...

SCA Rapier Demo at Arisia Tomorrow

Excerpt: This weekend (1/16-1/19) is Arisia (a sci-fi/fantasy con in Boston, MA), and I along with a bunch of my fellow SCAdians will be demoing SCA rapier combat Saturday afternoon. Here's the demo...

Bird’s Eye View: SCA Rapier Fencing

Excerpt: Last week, a bunch of my fellow Carolingian fencers and myself took to Central Square in Cambridge, MA for GeekFest 2014. We were there demoing rapier fencing for the Society for Creative Anachronism...

VIDEOS: Through the Eyes of a Swordsman

Excerpt: Ever wonder what it looks like to stare down a long, narrow blade? To cross swords with an adversary? To parry and thrust and disengage or glissade? One of my fellow fencers and friend, Sean,...

EK Rapier Regional & Academy Recap

Excerpt: This weekend was the East Kingdom Rapier Regional Practice & Academy event. Getting ready to teach I had the pleasure of teaching at the event. My class was Drills to Improve Your Blade...

Back from war… Pennsic War that is

Excerpt: It's been several days since I got back from Pennsic 43, and I'm just now getting a real chance to sit down and write about. Car trouble on the way back, a weekend of Boston Comic Con, and then a...