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Giovanni dall’Agocchie – More on Parries

It is better to parry with the true edge than the false because true edge parries leave the point on-line for a thrust. And whenever you can thrust, the cut is also an option. Both cuts and thrusts are useful, … Continue reading

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Giovanni dall’Agocchie – Day 2, Introduction to Parries

Introduction Dall’Agocchie puts priority on the unaccompanied sword, as it is more readily available than a sword with another tool. Dall’Agocchie believes that the fencing from half sword, that is to say crossed blades, is an advanced technique that is … Continue reading

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