Longsword: Winding as a Pushing Motion

The technical term “winden” is an action where, by turning your sword against the other, you gain a mechanical advantage in the bind. However, this rarely happens in the heat of sparring! By considering the winding as a pushing motion, we can improve both body structure and the placement of the sword, and we can create a better set-up for a more successful performance of winding actions.

Location: 1 (Main Field, Lanes 1&2) Date: September 29, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Keith Farrell