Roger Norling HEMA Seminar 1 - Quarterstaff

Roger Norling HEMA Seminar 1 - Quarterstaff

Seminar 1: Joachim Meÿer Halben Stangen – “Catch him in his own techniques” (Quarterstaff)

The staff is probably the simplest of weapons, but has a rich history in historical European sources. From the pollaxe and spear of Talhoffer and Fiore to the halberd of Mair, staff weapons form an important part of the European heritage. Joachim Meyer’s treatise of 1570 presents probably the most comprehensive guide to staff weapons, covering not only the quarterstaff, but also the halberd (great axe) ...

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5 attendees (None invited)

Venue

NG Kerk Pierneef
Pierneefstr 954, Villieria