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Fifth Annual Meyer Symposium

The Region III Freifecthers are pleased to host the 5th annual Meyer Symposium in Monticello, IA on

 

Local Airports are:
CID Airport
MLI Airport
DBQ Airport
with prior coordination transportation to and from CID or DBQ Airports to the event site can be arranged.

Food, beverages, and lodging are all onsite and are included in the ticket price.

Lodging is Open Bay or bring your own tent; air mattresses and/or cots and blankets can be provided if requested.

Our annual Guild event furthers our collective understanding and interpretations of Master Meyer. We continue to focus on Kameradschaft, tradition building, and support of a generational approach to our beloved Art.

This three-day all inclusive on site Symposium will compose

  • group instruction and interpretive stuck work,
  • historical presentations,
  • free-play, Live steel cutting,
  • Fechter Evaluations and
  • a Fechtschul and a Feast.

Full Participation Ticket is $150, includes all events, meals on Friday (dinner), Saturday (all), and Sunday (all), and Monday (breakfast). Price also includes loft lodging, or you can pitch a tent.
Companion Ticket is $50, and covers all meals and lodging.

Get your Ticket  :  HERE

 

 

Meyer Symposium Episode IV: A New Hope

It is a period of fantastic possibility. Rebel Freifechter, training in study groups across the world, spread the word of Joachim Meyer to the HEMA-verse. Now, the forces of the Meyer Freifechter Guild gather together to celebrate the Art of fencing with fellowship, study, and steel.

WHAT IS IT?
4th Annual Meyer Symposium
Three days of Meyer-focused classes, fencing, Fechter testing, fellowship, and fechtschule!

WHEN?
Arrival on the evening of the 9th of June

Classes 10 June-11 June

  • We will get feisty on Friday (dusack, dagger, grappling)
  • Fechter Eval Saturday (and more classes)

Fechtschule 12 June

WHERE?
19243 Stonebridge Road
Monticello, IA 53704

HOW TO GET THERE?
Flying in? Rides can be arranged from CID or DBQ.

HOW MUCH?
Full Participation Ticket is $150, includes all events, meals on Friday and Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday. Price also includes loft lodging, or you can pitch a tent.
Companion Ticket is $50, and covers all meals and lodging.

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