The Goodman Center (above) is where we hold our weekly sessions and practice on Sundays from 4:30-6:30pm.
The Madison Chapter of the Meyer Freifechter Guild have been gathering together to train and spar with the 16th century Art of Fencing as described by Fechtmeister Joachim Meyer since 2014. Master Meyer, a 16th Century fencing instructor who lived in the Holy Roman Empire. With Meyer’s volumes on fencing we explore the history and martial use of common weapons of the era, including the longsword, dagger, dusack, rapier, and polearms.
As a study group of the international historical fencing and research organization, the Meyer Freifechter Guild (MFFG) we lean on a collective knowledge base that extends back to our founding in 2008. We resume our member’s collective training Sunday Nights at the Goodman Community Center (5pm-6:30pm Gym B, September, 12th 2021. Inquiries are welcome !
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