Classical Weapons

  • Foil
    Foil

    The "teaching weapon," which establishes a foundation of knowledge, control, and thought.

  • Epee cropped
    Epee

    The "excursion weapon," which builds on the foundation of foil and delves into the elements of a "real" fight.

  • Sabre cropped
    Sabre

    The classical "edge and point" sword, which favors the bold and adds a new element, the cut, to classical fencing.


"Although some of these actions may seem difficult to perform, none the less you should take care to practice them well, as all aid a man who heeds the points, lines, times, and measure that ultimately govern this activity."
Camillo Agrippa
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