Raleigh, North Carolina

Joshua Wiest

INSTRUCTOR AT SoCal Swordfight 2024

Triangle Sword Guild

Instructor Bio: Joshua Wiest

Joshua Wiest is the President of the Triangle Sword Guild in Raleigh, North Carolina. An avid practitioner of Bolognese fencing, he's medaled in tournaments across the southeast in Sidesword, Sword and Buckler, Partisan, Dagger and Longsword.

When he's not working in the laboratory, or at home with his family, Joshua is usually engaged in his work as an amateur historian, routinely producing content for the Art of Arms historical blog on Substack, and recording podcasts with Stephen Fratus for the l'Arte dell Armi podcast. 

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