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Unleash Your Inner Fencer: Join SilverSword Fencing Academy for an Exciting Journey!

14/01/2024By 0 Comments

Have you ever dreamed of wielding a sword, engaging in thrilling battles, and mastering the art of fencing? Well, dream no more! SilverSword Fencing Academy is excited to announce its special beginners class for Term 1 on the 10th of February. To kick-start this new season, we have a...

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Loyalty to Your Fencing Club: Building a Strong Foundation for Success

05/11/2023By 0 Comments

In the world of fencing, loyalty to your club plays a crucial role in your development as an athlete. While it may be tempting to jump from one club to another, seeking instant success or better training opportunities, a lack of commitment can have long-lasting consequences. In this blog,...

Sword Engraving – Ancient Art of Engraving on a Sword’s Guard

21/08/2014By 0 Comments

Sword Engraving youtube link:   A brief demonstration of ancient Persian sword engraving (Ghalam-zani) on the guard of a sword. This is the first time this art form has been placed on a fencing foil guard. This endeavour was sponsored by the SilverSword Fencing Academy. Order your foil...

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General News from New Zealand Results

22/10/2012By 0 Comments

General News from New Zealand Results The competition was held in Wellington, NZ on Sunday the 7th of November 2010. Arash took 6 NSW fencers to compete with the New Zealanders. 24 competitors came to test their skills upon one another. Our four U13 girls ranked in the top...

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Kids Fencing

21/10/2012By 0 Comments

Family friendly classes for parents and kids Boost your confidence, Get fit, Compete at State, National and International levels.|

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Adults Classes

20/10/2012By 0 Comments

Due to popular demand we have opened up a new class just for adults! They run on Sundays from 11-12am.|

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Which one is better; long sword or curved sword?

29/09/2012By 0 Comments

Any sword ever made is a result of a series of compromises that depends on the application and the characteristics of that sword. Technology and talent of the craftsmen at that time had a great effect on the design of sword. There are tradeoffs every time a sword design...

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Fening Class

24/09/2012By 0 Comments

One day at the academy: Coach and student training

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Advantages of long sword

10/08/2012By 0 Comments

A long sword might lack the swinging power and the swiftness of the curved sword however it has other applications and advantages. A longer reach and thrusting ability is one of many advantages of the long sword. It is proven that a thrusting stab is lot harder to defend...

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Analysing and comparing the long sword and curved sword in a battle

15/03/2012By 0 Comments

Holding a long straight sword on a horse back charging fast toward your opponent, the window of striking the sword with its maximum and effective power is very small. The sword has to land with maximum blade contact. Assuming you are a highly skill swordsman and you make that...