News September 18, 2014 at 4:54 pm

Some days it the armory, it feels exactly like this! If you like fencing, learning how to take care of the equipment can be a challenging and important part! ...

Found on the internet this morning. Caption away... 😀 #leonpaul #fencing #fridayfacebook.

A tease of some updates on our fencing strip installation. Ringen is working how to break bear hugs. Come see us M-W 6-9 for Olympic amd historical sword classes and Thursdays 6-9 for Historical Folk Wrestling/Ringen. Keep watch here for schedule updates and more info on our expanding class offerings. ...

Your nightly amusement.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YtZE2d4XFQ
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SCHEDULE UPDATE!

Due to several unrelated (let's hope!) illnesses among our students, we're going to be cancelling Ringen tonight. Those of you who are healthy enough to practice work on your balance in low stances and moving from high grips (shoulders/arms) to low grips (waist/legs).
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When we say that modern saber is based on Hungarian training, this is one of the reasons. ...

The first of "The Invincibles". Hungary Men's Sabre Team at 1908 London Olympic Games. Hungary did not lose a single Sabre Team match (going 46-0) until 1964.

We don't normally do product endorsements of things that aren't fencing gear, but we feel like this deserves a special mention. ...

There are reasons that you should wear _all_ your protective gear, including the one that most males ignore... ...

This is the most epic sabre fail we've seen for a while: Our deepest sympathies are with Mr Samele. This point is also noteworthy for being the only time in recorded history where the commentary track is totally perfect. Full match thanks to Fencing vision www.youtube.com/watch?v=3d7YkxS1ESM&t=1s

Super push hands tonight. Sean was finally beaten. Come see us M-W 6-9 for sword classes in West Knoxville and Thursdays for wrestling class in Clinton. ...

Today, the brother of Diego Jones, one of our Historic Fencing students, passed. Please remember the family in your thoughts and prayers. ...

Many of you have been following the cancer battle for Lucas Jones. Please remember our family as Lucas has passed away this afternoon. Thanks for all your thoughts, prayers or kind words during this difficult time.

SCHEDULE REMINDER

Remember that there's no class tonight. The JCC needed the gym for another event.
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Working more leg throws and endurance with Ringen class. Come see us for sword work Mond, Tues, and Wed 6-9 in West Knoxville. Ringen is Thursdays 6-9 in Clinton. ...

We are trying a new drill tonight for Ringen. Leg throws only and the wrestlers cant use their hands via gentle shoulder locks. Come see us for sword classes M-W 6-9 in West Knoxville and Wrestling Thursdays 6-9 in Downtown Clinton. ...

Busy night tonight!

Kid Fence (not pictured) worked parry 4, Beginning Fencing is continuing to work hard on parries, and Historic is working on Marozzo's Greatsword assaults.

We teach 5 and up M-W 6-9 in West Knoxville and currently 13 and up wrestling on Thursdays 6-9 in Clinton.
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Beginning Olympic Saber and final week of a Case of Weapons. Come see us M-W 6-9 off Dean Hill Dr. in Knoxville, and Thurs 6-9 off Main Street in Clinton. ...

Being the smaller person is not a disadvantage.

Come see us MTW from 6:00-9:00 PM in Knoxville on Deane Hill Drive for fencing and Sword HEMA, and Thursdays at the same time at our Clinton location for wrestling.
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Working Arm throws and Counters. Come see us M-W 6-9 for Sword classes in West Knoxville and 6-9 in Clinton on Thursdays. First lesson is always free! ...

Rapier is restarting after about a month off. Intermediate foil is going strong as well. Come see us M-W 6-9 in West Knoxville and Thurs 6-9 in Clinton. ...