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Measure and the Bind

A topic that doesn’t seen to get enough attention is the importance of measure in the bind. Depending on how far you are from your opponent, certain techniques are going to be more or less effective than others. Yet it … Continue reading

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Codex Wallerstein – Plate 9

The topic of this lesson is “vor”. Next, if you bind someone’s sword and he strikes forcefully at your head: parry with your short edge and run at him so that he has to strike; if he strikes you from … Continue reading

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