I’ve been rather annoyed lately by the recent videos that ask questions such as “Dual wielding swords – viable strategy or impractical fantasy?”. Of course it is a viable strategy. If it wasn’t we wouldn’t see so many historic fencing manuals telling us exactly how to do it.
So rather that rehashing that question again I am going to instead offer something a bit more useful: a drill basic on the actual historic text by Camillo Agrippa.
And because I know I’m not doing it perfectly, here are some illustrations.