Follow along with Maestro d’Armi Devon
Boorman as he leads you through the fundamentals of Medieval longsword
combat. You will develop grace, power, and
effective martial skills with solo and partnered exercises that teach
the foundation of this beautiful and powerful martial art. Ideal for
beginners of all age levels and physical abilities.
About the Author
Devon Boorman is the Director of
Academie Duello Centre for Swordplay. He co-founded the school in 2004
and under his leadership it has
grown to become the largest school of its kind in the world. Devon’s
expertise centres on the Italian swordplay tradition including the arts
of the Renaissance Italian rapier, sidesword, and longsword, as well as knife and unarmed techniques.He has won international competitions, taught workshops and seminars throughout the world and is actively involved in the translation,
interpretation, and revival of Western Martial Arts from surviving
historical manuals, several of which are on display at his school.