Medieval Art of Swordsmanship Lecture in Ansteorra

Dr. Robert Holland of the Schola Saint George will present a workshop on the Medieval Sword and Buckler February 11-12-2006 in the Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas area.

Holland, known in the SCA as Viscount Sir Robert of Woodsend (West Kingdom), teaches the techniques of Dr. Jeffrey Forgeng as presented in The Medieval Art of Swordsmanship. The hands-on workshop will allow students to participate in drills and spar with instructors. Those attending should bring "a single-handed sword, shinai, buckler, gambeson (or equivalent), gorget, gloves or light gauntlets, and a fencing mask or light helmet. Medieval shoes are recommended but not required. Students should also bring snacks and are advised to bring drinks as well."            

For more information on the seminar, visit the Schola Saint George website.