University of Atlantia

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Properties of the Four Guards

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Instructor:
Dante di Pietro


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA72 February 2, 2008
Crs #:
609
Date:
Sat Feb 02
Time:
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
5/∞
Room:
Course Category:
Martial Arts
Track:
No track assigned
Description
Prima, seconda, terza, and quarta: these four basic guard types form the foundation from which all blade movement builds. This class will examine the properties of angle, leverage, application, and biomechanics of each of the four guards. Students should bring a tapering heavy rapier.