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Codex Wallerstein Wrestling – Plate 32

This plate shows the counter to yesterday’s action. It starts the same way, with the opponent taking the center and our fencer grabbing the leg. In this variant, the opponent responds to the leg grab by stepping backwards with his … Continue reading

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Codex Wallerstein Wrestling – Plate 31

The first wrestling play covers the basic move of taking the center. Like most wrestling moves in the German system, this is equally effective while wearing armor. Our fencer starts by running in (rushing in?) with arms apart. The right … Continue reading

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