VISS 2020 Martial Arts Share and Open Sparring

Join the students and instructors of VISS for an open evening of relaxed sparring and interdisciplinary sharing. This is an opportunity to meet people from other schools, share what you learned during the day’s workshops, and partake in some exploration through sparring and exercise.   Sparring and Exercising Rules VISS brings together practitioners from many […]

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I Don’t Mean to Disarm You – Wait Yes I Do!

There is a very special feeling that every longsword fencer gets when they successfully disarm their opponent. In this workshop, students will look at the different disarms that are presented by Fiore in the Getty manuscript. Participants will get the chance to breakdown and look at the core motions and physics that allow each of […]

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Hsing-I An Shen Pao: 2 Person Sword and Buckler Form

Hsing-I Chuan is an ancient battlefield art designed for military weapon. It is primarily known for it’s effective power training. An Shen Pao is a two person form that focuses on structure, alignment, range control, and efficiency of movement at close distances. Originally designed for close quarters sword and buckler work. Equipment Requirements None […]

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