Class for May 19, 2024

This week at Crossing Fight School, we will have an open floor for people to spar, trade ideas, and advance their training. Bucks Historical Longsword is having an Intermural Tournament on the same day, so some of our members will be there, but others plan to come to...

Class for May 12, 2024

This week at Crossing Fight School, we will be going through the next series of plays from Paurenfeyndt’s Longsword. We are approaching the end of the treatise, but there are a few key plays left to review which I’m hoping will prove both useful and...

Class for May 5, 2024

This week at Crossing Fight School, we will be having a rather unique class on field combat, led by none other than Ian Burgess-Linden. Ian is not only a learned and accomplished fencer, skilled in the arts of modern fencing and HEMA, but he is also a historian and...

Class for April 28, 2024

This week at Crossing Fight School, the Ladies Knight tournament will be ongoing over the weekend. Classes will be held on Sunday by some knowledgeable and gifted guest instructors beginning around 9 AM and going the length of the day. These classe are free to all...

Class for April 21, 2024

This week at Crossing Fight School, we will be reviewing the next section from Paurenfeyndt’s Longsword, including a few key plays involving the use of defense to enter measure. This, I am hopeful, will be of use to many of you, and prove to be a particularly...

Class for April 14, 2024

This week at Crossing Fight School, we will be reviewing Paurenfeyndt’s Fencing from the Sweeps, one of the most useful and effective commentaries on fencing from the lower guards with a Longsword. This section has a number of inventive devices which allow for...