Borealis Swordplay Symposium and Tournament Report

(photo taken by Penny Higgins) I returned home this past Monday from the excellent Borealis Swordplay Symposium in Ottawa which was hosted by Jason Smith and crew of Ottawa’s Les Maitres d’Armes. The event was two days long with day one focusing on 2-hour workshops and some room for free fencing, and day two focusing…

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City Sword Press

Swords in cities – in modern times and in those historical.  We find swords in established salles, rented recreation centres, city halls and the neighbourhood watering hole.  Cities used to be where one went to purchase the very latest-version of trendy weapons and accessories, and to take advantage of one of the many urban masters-of-arms…

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