Defining Historical Martial Arts

The resources in this section seek to define “historical martial arts,” provide background information on the history of martial arts in Medieval Europe and discuss the study of these arts in the present day. Western Swordsmanship Today: Defining Historical FencingDefines historical fencing and discusses the difference between Historical Fencing and other types of fencing (classical, sport, … [Read more…]

Rules & Marshallate Resources

East Kingdom Rapier Combat Rules (Effective May 1, 2012) NOTICE: Effective May 1, 2012 there are new Society Blade Flex Standards. NOTICE: Darkwood Tips Banned in East Kingdom (June 13, 2007) As a result of numerous out-of-Kingdom failure reports, I have decided to ban the use in this Kingdom of rapier tips manufactured and/or sold … [Read more…]

Forms & Releases

Below you will find links to the various forms and releases used within the rapier community. If you feel others should be linked or if you find a dead link then please let the webminister know. Consent Forms Adult Consent to Participate & Release Liability Minor’s Consent to Participate & Hold Harmless Agreement Medical / … [Read more…]

East Kingdom Rapier

Badge for the East Kingdom Rapier Marshal

Greetings! Welcome to the East Kingdom Rapier Web Site! Baron Caine Ramsey is the new East Kingdom Marshal of Fence. On this site you will find information regarding the rules of East Kingdom Fencing, the people involved in the practice of defense in the East Kingdom, practices that are available, resources that are available to … [Read more…]