Author Archives: joeynitti

About joeynitti

I study Historical European Martial Arts. I am a member of Ottawa Swordplay. I've been studying HEMA for around 5 years.

Ms. I.33 – Langort vs Halpschilt?

comparing halfshield and longpoint and how they differ in their use as an Obsessio Continue reading

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Fake It ’til You Make It

Mimicking your instructors every move Continue reading

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NEW Translation of MS I.33

My new translation of MS I.33 Continue reading

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Integrity When Interpreting Sources

My method of approach for interpreting a source Continue reading

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Priest’s Special Langort and Schutzen vs 4th Ward

A short video filmed this past Saturday finally showing my interpretation of the Schutzen done from Priest’s Special Langort against 4th Ward, and the ensuing binding actions. More work will hopefully be done with this. Thanks to Sam Nankivell for … Continue reading

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The Final Series of Plays of I.33

A summary and discussion of the final series of plays in I.33 involving Priest’s Special Langort Continue reading

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Some thoughts on the Schutzen

Some thoughts on the various Schutzen: Remember, in I.33 we are shown one fencer attacking from a Ward, the other entering with a Schutzen. The one in the Ward is then typically shown doing the correct thing which is to … Continue reading

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