This fascinating DVD series has been designed as a serious, straightforward, and focused course dealing solely with the combative applications of the saber and cutlass.
This instructional series begins with detailed instruction outlining how to oppose an armed opponent with a similar comparable weapon. This is the best way to build the necessary fundamental skills and techniques to allow the viewer progress to infighting and grappling with a saber.
Ready Stance or On Guard Position
Footwork Methods & Fighting Ranges
7 Primary Cutting Methods
5 Primary Thrusting Methods
8 Essential Parries
How to Recognize and Create Openings
Cut, Thrust, and Parry Drills & Ripostes
Strategy, Infighting, Grappling, and Brawling
Bonus Footage – Throwing the Saber or Cutlass