Meyer’s Longsword – Guard Progressions

The progressions in chapter 3 are

  • Day -> Longpoint -> Fool [Scalp Cut]
  • Irongate* -> Hanging Point -> Unicorn -> Key [Cross-arm parry]
  • Wrath –> Longpoint –> Changer [Wrath cut]
  • Changer –> Longpoint –> Wrath [Slash]
  • Side guard –> Longpoint –> Unicorn [Long-edge rising cut]
  • Changer –> Longpoint –> Hanging Guard –> Ochs [Slash, turning sword over half-way]

* Not the True Irongate, but the one that is properly named Crossed Guard

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