Sabre Grade 2

Demonstrate: (with coach or partner)

While following your partner’s steps forward and backward:

  1. Maintain correct lunging distance
  2. Maintain correct distances and Cut to Head, Flank and Chest without a lunge
  3. Maintain correct distance and each time your partner pauses Cut to Head, Flank and Chest with a full lunge
  4. Each time your partner Attacks with a lunge to Head, Flank or Chest, Parry Tierce, Quarte or Quinte with a Direct Riposte

From a stationary position:

  1. Direct and Indirect hits with the point
  2. Successive Cuts to Cheek, Head, Flank and Chest using various combinations
  3. Indirect Cuts to Head, Flank and Chest

Describe:

  1. Courteous and respectful behaviour and fencers ‘Pledge of Honour” (cf. t.114, t.116, t.120)
  2. Parts of the Sabre
  3. Dimensions of the Piste

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