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BROADSWORDS COMPETITION

Caledonian Broadsword Academy of Baton Rouge

 3rd Annual Broadsword/Longsword Tournament

 

March 30th 11am - 6pm

Fencing starts at 12 noon


$15 if you register in advance, $20 at the door.
$15 for a t-shirt

No experience required and we encourage fighters from all disciplines to participate!

Weapons are limited to Rawlings Basket-hilt Broadswords and Longswords (provided).

 

To Register in Advance:       Click “attending” on the Facebook Event

OR email caledonianbroadsword@gmail.com

As long as I know you’re coming in advance then you’re registered


Same-Day Registration opens at 11am

 

 

Location:

Lamar Dixon Expo Center,

9039 S St Landry Ave,

Gonzales, LA 70737, USA

 

Equipment:

- Rawlings broadswords and longswords will be provided. Customized weapons will be allowed if they use only official Rawlings components.

- Fencing masks with full frontal coverage are required. Loaners are available. Gorgets are recommended.

- Wrist protection for your sword hand is required. Longswordsmen are required to wear padded gloves covering the whole hand and wrist (e.g. Lacrosse gloves).  Loaners will be available.

- Male fighters must wear a cup, females must have chest protection.

- Sword arm elbow guard is recommended.

- Scottish attire is encouraged.


Rules:
TBA

Tournament Structure:
To be determined based on number of participants; we plan on each person to have at least 6-10 bouts.

The tournament will be held in conjunction with the Annual Louisiana Highland Games and Celtic Festival.