Author: Martin S

Pembroke Winter Épée Challenge 2011

Just a quick reminder that tomorrow, November 17, is the annual Pembroke Winter Épée Challenge. It’s an open competition and free to all Pembroke members and €10 for non-members. Check in is at 8pm- 8.15pm. (Payment at the door along…

Some New Fencing Links

I have added some new links to the side bar.  We have two new weapon specific Irish fencing blogs:- Splitting Time describes itself as “The first review of Ireland’s Sabre season” and provides the most up to date and in…

Falling Down

“Falling Man” © Copyright Simon Palmer and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. I don’t know what got into me tonight but I fell twice in a course of a five point bout.  As Wilde said, once may…

Summer League Update

I was away on holidays for a couple of weeks, attending amongst other things a performance of the entire of Wagner’s Ring Cycle – more on that in another post.  I dropped into the club on Tuesday when I returned…