Category Archives: theory

Incrosare – Part 3

Hello HEMA friends, here it is, the third video of my “Incrosada” series. In this video I explain which actions are, in my interpretation, contained into the first two Largo plays of the Fior di Battaglia. I also explain how … Continue reading

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The Right of Way in Historical Fencing

Hello HEMA friends! Here is my new video about the Right of Way rule, a bit of history, a basic explanation of the rule and some tips on how to use this rule as a tool for training. I hope … Continue reading

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Incrosada – Part Two

In this second video of the Incrosare series I show which parts of the blade should be used in the three actions that I’ve shown in the first video. If you have not seen the first episode, just check in … Continue reading

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Incrosare

I just added a new article on my Patreon Page. In this I describe a new method for organizing the crossing situations, be these beating actions, binding actions or parries. Patrons that donate 5$ or more per month can read … Continue reading

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Too much double hits?

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Paradoxes of Immobility

(Scroll down for the English translation) Negli anni ho avuto modo di praticare svariate arti marziali e di approcciarmi alla scherma in vari modi. Una caratteristica comune che ho visto caratterizzare alcune arti (spesso tradizionali) e alcune branche delle HEMA … Continue reading

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Interpreting I.33

Hi Friends! In this video I talk about a number of errors and misconceptions that can be made during the interpretation of the I.33 manuscript. In fact, this is one of the less realistic fencing manuscript that we have, is … Continue reading

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