Ice and Fire Stav organises the Summer Stav Camp with Ivar Hafskjold. We also provide Stav training in Crewkerne. There are four classes each week and monthly seminars. See Somerset Stav Martial Arts. for more details.
Stav Training in Salisbury
Next Event, Dagger/tein training with Graham Butcher
Saturday 18th of June 2016, 10am to 1pm
Venue, St. Georges Church Hall, Lower Street, Harnham, Salisbury, Wiltshire
Cost: £20 if paid on the day, £15 if pre–booked. Also concessions for Ice and Fire members
Stav training is more concerned with developing an awareness of fundamental principles than the use of particular technologies or specific techniques. In Stav we generally work with weapons of five lengths, Spear, Staff, Axe, cudgel and Tein. A tein is about the length of your forearm and may be made of wood, metal (which is basically a dagger) or even antler.
This workshop will cover the use of the tein to defend against a dagger. We will also look at how the same principles and body mechanics work fine without a weapon at all. This means that dagger/tein training is also the basis for unarmed close quarter combat training. So, during this workshop we will explore:
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