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Edged Weapons Trivia Week: Quiz

November 26, 2012

  Do you know your blades? Answer the following questions and be entered to win a Zirger Academy t-shirt. Draw will be held at the...

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Edged Weapons Trivia Week: Kris

November 25, 2012

  This next blade served as weapon, art and talisman. The Kris sword was forged in fire and rituals to infuse the blade with...

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Edged Weapons Trivia Week: Katana vs. Longsword

November 24, 2012

  Remember, only 6 more days to register for our Advanced Cut Seminar and get a chance to learn how to cut with these...

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Edged Weapons Trivia Week: Kukri

November 22, 2012

   Our next blade, the Kukri, originates from Nepal and can be used as both a tool and a weapon. In fact this beauty...

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Edged Weapons Trivia Week: Panabas

November 21, 2012

This next beauty is from the Southern Philippines. These blades can range from 2 to 4 feet in length and often widens out towards...

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Edged Weapons Trivia Week: Butterfly Swords

November 20, 2012

  Originating in southern China, Butterfly Swords are traditionally a shorter blade and wielded in pairs. They are most commonly identified with Wing Chun...

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New Workshop Registrations Available

October 15, 2012

A new Sword Cutting workshop is scheduled for the first weekend in December. There are limited spots available so please book in advance. Check out...

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Workshop: Sword Cuts & Safety Demo

September 25, 2012

A quick section of instructional video from the last cut class showing the very basics of our cut instruction for new students. This is...

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