A picture is worth a thousand words (that’s why we all like illustrations in our fight manuals), and a video is 30 images per second… so that’s a lot better. Here’s a selection of Bartitsu videos from around the world:
If you pause at 1m30, that poster was design by me, made to look antique to promote one of my early workshops. I wouldn’t call this canonical bartitsu, but I do admire these tough guys doing full-speed training with no protection.
Watch the first Antagonisticathlon: the combative obstacle-course as the culmination of their six-week Bartitsu course. Then watch the rest of the videos from the Bartitsu Society on their YouTube channel from there.
Experimental bartitsu cane techniques in sparring match:
We will soon be adding both Bartitsu and Stage Combat to the Duello.tv channel, so there will be plenty of video instruction available.