Professionally Responsible Sword Press: News for April 2016

Popular media is pushing people towards an interest in historical swordplay. But how do those same people find a school in which they can explore their new interest? Chances are, they’ve seen a demonstration of swordplay on television or at a local event – an event that is not necessarily dominated by swords or swordspersons.…

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Culturally Influential Sword Press

Swordplay in books, swordplay in movies, swordplay in the public venue.  There are plenty of examples out there (and We do mean ‘out there’) on how swordplay (and by inference ourselves) is viewed by those that have not yet joined us.  For better or for worse; movies, television, demonstrations and yes, even books; will influence…

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Instructional Videos for this week at Academie Duello and on Duello.TV

Welcome to another week of curriculum at Academie Duello. We have had a lot of interesting things going on including a tournament this past weekend that featured competitions with the longsword, sidesword, and rapier for beginners and advanced practitioners. We haven’t put out our own official recap yet (we’re editing lots of video) but you…

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