Martial Activities

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Saturday

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9:00 AM

9:30 AM

So...You Want to Fight Like a Roman?

Instructors: Tiberivs Ivlivs Rvfvs Primvs and Lady Kit De Coldwood

Description: This class will be a discussion of armored combat in the SCA from a Roman perspective. We will discuss armor, weapons, the particulars of fighting in a Roman style, and the warrior mindset of the ancient Republic and Empire.

10:00 AM

10:30 AM

Romano-Celtic Hard and Soft Kit: Working Toward a More Historically Accurate Persona

Instructor: Vindiorix “Finn” Ordovix

Description: This class is for anyone interested in improving the material culture of their SCA persona, especially those with Celtic or Roman personae. My persona is a 1st century CE Briton serving in the Roman auxiliary. During my class I will present the material culture (clothing and items) appropriate for my persona, including how I best approximate correct arms and armor suitable for SCA heavy combat.

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11:00 AM

11:30 AM

Uncle Olaf Has an Axe

Instructor: Master Olaf Haraldson

Description: I will show the basics of how I fight with a Dane axe in SCA combat. And probably be snarky.

Ask a Thrown Weapons Marshal

Instructor: Lord Arpadfin Vidor

Description: Have questions about thrown weapons and haven't been able to get to the range or find a free marshal? Now is the time to ask questions and learn the ins and outs of thrown weapons. Thrown Weapons is a Social Distancing approved activity.

1:00 PM

1:30 PM

Functional Fitness tools for Fighters

(Mace and club training for fighters and fencers)

Instructor: Sir Cassius Pontianus

Description: In this class we will provide an overview of Mace and club training that will increase strength and dexterity while helping to minimize some common injuries that both heavy fighters and rapier fighters often encounter.

Mace work will be a game changer for Greatweapon fighters while clubs are excellent for both singe handed armored as well as rapier fighters.

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2:00 PM

2:30 PM

Flank Tactics

Instructor: Sir Euric Germanicus

Description: Learn tactics on how to best attack, disrupt, and deny opposing flanks. We will go over drills and exercises that will make you a threat in any melee.

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3:00 PM

3:30 PM

Juliana's Spear Tips

Instructor: Baroness Juliana de Essex

Description: Thinking about getting into Spear? Been fighting spear for a while but looking for new ideas? This class we will talk about fitness, different fighting styles, what to look for when walking up to a line and more. It will be a very relaxed environment to ask any question you might have.

Archery Roundtable

Instructor: THLord Temur Numuchi

Description: Bring your archery questions.

4:00 PM

4:30 PM

Creating a melee team/training for small groups

Instructor: Master Tiernan MacAlpin

Description: This will cover setting up a small team and some suggestions on how to get effective training in both if you are in a more remote/hard to travel area and in the restrictive current age of Covid.

Previously recorded - Melee 101 : How you and your triad fit in the bigger picture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbjhxzuRFsw

Melee 101 : Leadership & Command structure - Master Tiernan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkV1uE2j4zg

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5:30 PM

6:00 PM

The Kinetic Chain and power generation for heavy list fighters.

Instructor: Master Richard Crowe

Description: The focus of the class will be on different ways to generate power in heavy list fighting. I will be breaking down common phrases like "use your hips", and "throw through the target" and what that really means for body mechanics. The theme of the "kinetic chain" will be touched on throughout the class and tied into how to generate power even for smaller fighters of any gender.

Sunday

9:00 AM

9:30 AM

SCA Armored Steel Fighting Intro & Q&A

Instructor: Lord Brian of Stonemarche

Description: Come learn about the SCA's newest martial activity! What it is and isn't and a Q&A session.

10:00 AM

10:30 AM

How To Shoot People And Get Away With It: An Introduction to Combat Archery

Instructor: Baroness Tasha Medvedeva

Description: Combat archery is growing in popularity in the East Kingdom and in the SCA in general. Combat archers have turned the tide of battle at Pennsic and are important support troops on the SCA battlefield. Come find out what you need to become a combat archer from the Central Region Combat Archery Lieutenant.

Fencing Round Table

Instructor: Lord Leo MacCullan, Order of the SIlver Rapier and Rapier Marshal

Description: New Fencing rules that just published and how to train solo during covid

11:00 AM

11:30 AM

Making and Keeping Combat Archery Arrows

Instructor: Master Samuel Peter DeBump (SpeedBump)

Description: This class is in 4 videos. 1 inspecting and knowing the rules for ammo so you know what you are looking for when you build. 2- tools and steps for 1st week. 3- steps for 2nd week. 4- ammo storage so it doesn't get damaged.

1:00 PM

1:30 PM

Thrown Weapons Live:

Ranged Inoculation Contest

Instructor: Lord Arpadfin Vidor

Description: Greetings Throwers (and friends of throwers and anyone else reading this)! This week, in celebration of Harper's (Plague Edition) we will be starting a little early, and will have a little competition. We are encouraging garb this week, so get dressed up! Warm ups will start at 12:30 and contest will start around 1:00, so don't be late.

Please remember to use the sign up sheet at : https://volunteersignup.org/BAARF .

If you are going to join in the contest, you will also need to fill out a media waiver:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdhPX7VfCS5faYMKoh--SKjDhpnh-8FWpEDPgWtTOQ7kVkzTQ/viewform?fbclid=IwAR1UIPwKQabYvMN9u5xJ1r9RG6yU7ug2HyF3sOLctBk88TBTfEcr-S1XK4c

See you Sunday!