Do you find this funny?

My brother sent me this clip, saying: haha, isn’t this funny, I looked at the video and while it made the point clearly I just couldn’t se it as funny knowing that this is what will happen one day.  Are you ready for it, or does it strike you as funny? [gv...

Rising to the challenge

We have been running our swordpractice for approximately six weeks now and ever so often people from other swordfighting groups and reenactment societies show up at the training to check us out and everytime without fail I am invited to come and test my metal against...

Snow and sword fights in Bauska

Saturday morning I travelled out to Bauska to hold a full day WMA seminar. It was a clear morning fith bright sunshine and glistening snow everywhere. In Bauska we had gathered a group of 12 Young men and women who where eager to get started (The training hall was...

First snow

As I wake up this morning and look out over the rooftops of Riga, they are all covered with snow. Winter is truly here. No matter how much we deny it we are now entering into the dark part of the year and we must do our best to light it up and make it...