Tag: RDL

  • Low Guards in Longsword: A Lew-Inspired Perspective

    This is a brief description of my opinion on the low guard vs point high guard matchup, and how I like to play it. This is based on an RDL background, primarily Lew.  A “low guard” will be defined here as any guard where the hands are low and the sword is angled downward. A…

  • Top 4 Reasons Lew is My Favorite of RDL

    I am going to take a break from my usual subject matter of CLA coaching and case studies, and talk about some historical stuff. While I have been most enthusiastic about coaching methods over the past few years, I am still very much into the historical aspect of longsword, and I am dedicated to the…