The ‘Foundations’ Combat Course is an introduction to SCA armoured combat - teaching foundation skills for new fighters or a recap of foundational skills for experienced fighters.
The course will formally run for 10 lessons over the period between 25 March and 10th June, and there will be a focused opportunity for two weeks after the completion of the course where participants can put their learned skills to the test to trial armoured combat.
Cost: $20 for the cost (+$5 non member insurance fee per session)
To book email [masked] for more info see http://politarchopolis.lochac.sca.org/.
25/3 - Introduction: Overview of the course | Sign up
1/4 - Class 1: Stances, Guards and Footwork
8/4 - Class 2: First cut - Direct | Working on a pell
15/4 - Class 3: Second cut - Ear to ear | Intro to shieldwork
29/4 - Class 4: Third cut - Molinet | Integrated Defence
6/5 - Class 5: Fourth cut - Turnover | Generating Power
13/5 - Class 6: Fifth cut - Pendulum | Generating Power
20/5 - Class 7: Recap - Pendulum | Shield Manipulation
27/5 - Class 8: Sixth cut - Wrap | Range and Measure
3/6 - Class 9: Recap - Wrap | Footwork and movement
10/6 - Class 10: Recap of course | Where to from here