The Fine Print
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About A Chat with East Texas Historical Fencing
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
We are only Historical European Martial Arts group in East Texas. We base our training on the written weapon manuals of the 1400's-1700's, not conjecture and guesswork. Weapons include the Longsword, Rapier, Sidesword, Polearms, and Spear.
What equipment is provided? Is there anything visitors need to bring?
Beginner equipment is provided! Just wear comfortable athletic attire and bring some water.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
A combination of: love of martial arts, European weapons, and the active scholarly work being done by the European martial arts community.
What do you love most about your job?
Getting people past the initial misconceptions of weapon use. Observing the change in body and lifestyle as practitioners learn control over their body.