In episode 393 of The Strenuous Life Podcast I talk to Oz Austwick, who has extensively studied armed and unarmed combat systems in Europe. Topics we cover include…
- The origins of boxing in England,
- Historical training and conditioning methods,
- Reconstructing and testing techniques shown in ancient swordfighting manuals,
- Fighting with live blades,
- The role of wrestling in real swordfighting,
- And much more.
I think you’ll really like this one!
Bareknuckle Boxing and Historical European Swordfighting, with Oz Austwick – Audio Only
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