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Swords of Chivalry
October 23, 2014
Location: 8380 Center Dr. La Mesa, CA. 91942
Description: Join us at La Mesa's Lionheart Fencing Academy for a weekly workshop in medieval swordsmanship, and other historical European martial arts - led by Chivalry Today's program director, Scott Farrell. Details and prices can be found on the Lionheart website: http://www.lionheartfencingacademy.comEvents on
Swords Of Chivalry: Historical Sword Fighting - Youth Session
October 24, 2014
Location: 11468 Sorrento Valley Rd., Ste A1; San Diego, CA 92121
Description: One of the highlights of Chivalry Today's educational programs is the historically accurate presentation of medieval sword combat. Now you can learn these very skills from Scott Farrell (Chivalry Today Program Director) at San Diego's acclaimed Team Touche Fencing Center for an ongoing workshop of historical fencing and medieval sword combat called Swords of Chivalry. It is a fun and energetic introduction to the skills of historical European sword combat, or Western martial arts.
Adults and youth (10 and up) are welcome. This course is both a study of the historical techniques of knightly sword skills, and a practical study of the ideals of chivalry (respect, dignity and prowess) in a competitive (and very friendly) activity. Team Touche members will receive a discount on course fees; contact http://www.TeamTouche.com for details on costs for single sessions and full course fee, as well as directions to the facility.Events on
Swords of Chivalry: Teen/Youth
October 24, 2014
Location: 11468 Sorrento Valley Rd. Ste. A-1, SD, CA 92121
Description: Join Chivalry Today's team of historical sword-fighting specialists for an ongoing teen/youth workshop in historical martial arts/medieval sword combat. Great exercise with an emphasis on trust, control, and competition in the spirit of chivalry. (Appropriate for children ages 10 to 17.)
Generously hosted by Team Touche Fencing Center. Contact the Team Touche registration office for pricing, or to register to be part of this dynamic group at (858) 622-9696Events on
Swords of Chivalry - Historical Sword Combat, Adult Session
October 26, 2014
Location: Team Touche Fencing CenterEvents on
Swords of Chivalry: Historical Sword Combat
October 26, 2014
Location: 11468 Sorrento Valley Rd. Ste. A-1
Description: Join program director Scott Farrell for an ongoing adult workshop in historical martial arts/medieval sword combat. Great exercise with an emphasis on trust, control, and competition in the spirit of chivalry. Generously hosted by Team Touche Fencing Center. Contact the Team Touche registration office for pricing, or to register to be part of this dynamic group at (858) 622-9696
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Approach what you find repulsive.
Help those you think you cannot help.
Anything you are attached to, let it go.
Go to places that scare you.”- Author Pema Chodron, from Places that Scare You
Views & Essays Archive
Posted on May 18, 2012 | 1 CommentNo, this isn't an article about the zombie apocalypse and the code of chivalry. But with so many people proclaiming - frequently and definitively - the death of chivalry, it does seem like talking about chivalry in real, practical terms is a bit like trying to resurrect the dead
Posted on September 2, 2009 | 1 CommentPrejudice researchers use the term benevolent sexism to refer to forms of sexism that characterize women as extremely good. The benevolent sexist views women as bastions of purity who need to be protected, supported, and adored. Despite its overtly positive flavor, this idealization of women implies that women are weak, soft creatures that are best suited to traditional gender roles.