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Lesson Plan for Meyer’s Longsword: Running Off and First Tag

Ch 10. Open with a review of the feints from Meyer’s Cross. Ch 11. Introduce the Prellhauw in the context of the First Device against Tag. This is a parry with the flat, followed by a rising cut to the … Continue reading

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Meyer’s Longsword – Prellhauw or Bounce Cut

A Prellhauw or rebound cut is simply a second intention cut that begins by bouncing off the opponent’s sword and end by assaulting the opposite line of the first cut. Though somewhat predictable, one can rebound multiple times altering left … Continue reading

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