Gioco Largo with Longsword

The mechanics, tactics, and implications of the wide play of the longsword.

In this series you’ll explore gioco largo, the wide play, with the sword in two hands. You’ll begin with exploring accordant and discordant body mechanics and how to throw powerful and efficient blows, then you’ll proceed into the tactics of the wide play, how to avoid narrow play, and how to transition between the two.

Acknowledgement of Safety and Risk

  1. Practice all exercises slowly and with control.
  2. Practice using training swords that are not sharp and are specifically made for practice.
  3. Use protective gear for all exercises. In many of our videos we are not wearing head, throat or body protection in order to make clear explanation more possible. You should always use protective gear when practicing these arts regardless of the exercise.
  4. Be aware that injuries in training are always possible. Ensure that you are practicing with care and caution at all times.
  5. DuelloTV is not responsible for any injuries that occur as a result of sword practice inspired from our videos.

About Instructor

Devon Boorman

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Course Includes

  • 4 Lessons
  • 7 Topics
  • August 2022