Counterthrusts in Rapier

Florian Fortner and Julian Schrattenecker

Being able to counter the opponent's sudden attacks while you approach him could save your life - In this workshop we will go through the different possible attacks that could occur and then find and practice sutiable counters. All techniques are based on Salvator Fabris and his german lineage .

Needed Equipment: 
Rapier, mask, plastron/jacket, groin/breast protector, neck protector, gloves.

Skill level of Participants: 
Intermediate - Basic rapier fencing skills are a prerequisite.