CLASSES & Seminars
We listened to everyone's feedback from last year's event and we've made classes longer and added one additional block. Including a "Special Request Block" on Saturday night that will be determined based on your responses during registration.
Click the link below to view the current schedule for class blocks.
The list of instructors for SoCal Swordfight 2019, is as diverse as it is robust. You will have the opportunity to meet and learn from some of the most respected instructors and competitors in HEMA More Instructors will be added as we get closer to the event, along with the schedule of classes they will be instructing.
It is the profound pleasure of SoCal Swordfight to announce that Francesco Lodà will be joining our list of instructors for the upcoming 2019 event. Francesco is both a highly accomplished tournament competitor as well as historical martial arts researcher.
Francesco Lodà started his career in historical fencing in 1999. As a teacher and trainer he has reached 14 technical titles thus far and graduated as “Maestro di Scherma Storica/Maestro d’Armi” from F.I.S. (Italian Fencing Federation), CSEN, UISP, A.I.M.A. (Italian Association for Master-at-Arms). He also graduated as “Military Master-at-Arms” from USA Sonoma University, and as an “Athletical Trainer” from the Italian Olympic Committee. As an athlete, he is the world's most rewarded athlete for rapier fencing.
He took part in the biggest international competitions between 2003-2018, including, among many, A.I.M.A. Roma, Swordfish, and Longpoint. He has earned over 50 medals in competition, 38 of those being gold, along with numerous technical excellence awards. We are so excited to have Francesco coming as our first transatlantic instructor to SoCal Swordfight!
Register Today for your chance to learn from this phenomenal instructor.
If you are interested in instructing a class at SoCal Swordfight 2019,
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Instructor and Class Lists are Subject to Change.
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