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3rd International Fencing Congress - Historical Art of Fencing

July 8-10, 2005, Carolinum in Bad Karlshafen

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Friday, July 8 Arrival and opening ceremony
Saturday, July 9 congress all day
Sunday, July 10 congress, afternoon departure

detailed schedule

All participants receive the congress folder and free entrance to the opening ceremony .
Full board comprises 2 night in single or double rooms with shower/toilet and all meals from Friday evening till sunday noon.
The prices per person are the same for single or double rooms. There are mainly single rooms available.
Please register before June 23 since we cannot guarantee lodging for later entries.

WORKSHOPS- historical art of fencing
Fechtmeister ADFD Dr. Maurice Donners (Niederlande)
Reenactment of fencing actions from historical fencing books

Fencing Master B.A.F. Mike Ray (Großbritannien)
Fencing according to the 'Paradoxes of Defence' by George Silver (1599)

Karsten Hoffmann (Berlin)
The saluts at the court of the french kings

Prof. Claus Großer (lecturer at the Hochschule für Musik und Theater Leipzig) und Dorothea Derben (padagogue for play acting, Göttingen)
Cutting and thrusting like Tybalt, Mercutio and Romeo - development of a basic fencing scene

Fechtmeister VdF Andreas Brix (Moringen)
Swords and hilt weapons from the Vikings until today

literatur, films


full board Friday evening till Sunday noon 98,00 €
congress participation 2 days 75,00 €
congress participation Saturday only 55,00 €
congress participation Sunday only 30,00 €

please transfer the fee for full board and congress participation to

Akademie der Fechtkunst, IBAN DE 21216617190000260827 BIC GENODEF1RSL

Please sign in by    stating your address, date of arrival and departure und the number of persons. We will send you a confirmation within 3 days.

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