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Rapier combat in the Society attempts to recreate styles of swordfighting from the later part of the Middle Ages, often based on manual and theories of combat that have survived to this day. Rapier combat uses a foundation of style and finesse that has since evolved into the modern sport of fencing. Unlike the modern sport, our combat uses a wide variety of weapons and body protection and our combat takes place with freedom of movement in any direction. Rapier combat can be found in both tournaments of individual and team combatants and in larger melees and wars! [Excerpted from the Society page on Rapier Combat.]
ATLANTIA COVID POLICY UPDATE
Attention barony, due to the recent uptick in local COVID 19 cases, we will be following suit with other indoor martial activities and require masks for practice at Shrevewood elementary starting tonight, 5/26/22. We will continue to monitor the situation as always.
-JG, Knight Marshal
For the latest information on where Atlantia stands on safety protocols, check out Reopening Atlantia
For more information please contact the Baronial Knight Marshal, Jacques Gonse [knightmarshal AT pontealto.atlantia.sca.org]
Ponte Alto Rapier Group on Facebook
Some pictures of our rapier fighters in action!
Last Updated: 5/26/2022 by Ronan
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