Madtown Fechtschul 2021 Registration

** ALL ATTENDEES MUST BE FULLY VACCINATED **

26-29 August 2021
Madison, WI
Classes & Fechtschul are held at the Goodman Gym at 214 Waubesa St
Evening Socials, Fechter Evals, & Sunday Brunch are held at 2434 E Johnson St

Schedule
26AUG21 Day One: Thursday Workshop

  • 0900-1000 Fitness for Historical Fencing with C.VanSlambrouck
  • 1000-1345 Footwork that Isn’t with Adam Franti
  • 1345-1445 Lunch provided onsite
  • 1445-1745 Meyer’s Stylish Style with C. VanSlam
  • Thursday night dinner, grab some grub at El Sabor de Puebla, 305 N 4th St, Madison, WI 53704 then convene at 2434 E Johnson St. BYOB.

27AUG21 Day Two: Friday Workshop

  • 0900-0915 Open & Warm Up
  • 0915-1115 A Gateway Drug to Meÿer -Tag IV with Charles Murdock
  • 1115-1345 Martial Training in the Renaissance Period with James Reilly
  • 1345-1445 Lunch provided onsite
  • 1445-1745 Meÿer Dagger & Wrestling to the Ground Safely with Murdock
  • Friday night dinner, meet at 7pm at Bear & Bottle, 601 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704

28AUG21 Day Three: Saturday

  • 0900-0915 Open & Warm Up
  • 0915-1115 Bring the Action with James Reilly
  • 1115-1345 Approaching the Zufechten with Adam Franti
  • 1345-1445 Lunch provided on site
  • 1445-1500 Fechtschul Dangerous with Chirs VanSlambrouck
  • 1500-1515 Rules & Restrictions with C.VanSlambrouck
  • 1515-1745 Historical Fechtschule (Dussacken & Longsword)
  • 1745-ETD Awards, Recognitions & Dinner meal & party (BBQ provided, BYOB) at 2434 E Johnson St

29AUG21 Sunday 0930-ETD Brunch

Ticket price of $185 includes lunch on Thursday, Friday, & Saturday; Saturday dinner; and Sunday brunch.
Protective Gear requirements include: Feder Style Longsword, Fencing Mask with back of the head protection, Padded Fencing Jacket, Rigid Gorget that covers collarbone, and Protective Gloves. This is an unarmored fencing event, so steel helmets and gauntlets are discouraged.

Entrance fee is a donation to cover the expenses of this event.

Email heidzer@gmail.com to schedule a Longsword Fechter Evaluation if you would like to be evaluated during this event.

Accommodations
We do not have a block of hotels reserved anywhere, but we can make a few suggestions:
Local rooms from Air BnB
Comfortable Hotel with Local Flavor: Hotel Ruby Marie
Budget Hotel: Motel 6 & Rodeway Inn