Instructor
Jordan Hinckley

Jordan Hinckley took his first sword class in January of 1999 and has been studying heavily the 15th century Italian Master Fiore di Liberi for the past 14 years.
With a degree in Archaeology, and a passion for the sword arts, he has coached Modern Olympic sabre, as well as been teaching with the UCSA since 2015, and in 2019 was certified as a HEMA Alliance Instructor in the Italian Long Sword Tradition.

At SoCal Swordfight 2023 Jordan Hinckley will be presenting the following:

Rule #1 Don't Die

Course Description:
"Because you would report no victory if you were stricken while striking, making yourself victor and vanquished at once."
- Antonio Manciolino Opera Nova 1531

In a match, we do not determine what we are going to do, our opponent, through their feedback give us what is safely open to us. In this class we will look at reading our opponent and making the best choices based on their feedback for the situation.

Required Gear:

Course Level:
Beginner and Intermediate Levels

Course Format:
Hands-On

Your must register for the event to attend classes

SoCal Swordfight 2023