Archive for January 2013

The Zone   11 comments

“Since when did you remember how to fence?” I shrugged. I don’t usually go seventy-five percent against Wistric—even the slow, schlubby teacher-Wistric who shows up at Thursday practices. But in my last dozen or so passes everything was clicking. I wasn’t getting intimidated, my actions were small and subtle, and I was wasn’t falling into […]

Posted January 29, 2013 by Ruairc in Musings

Musings: The Front 180   9 comments

First, thank you all for chiming in on the question. To repeat some things I’ve probably said: The front 180 tends to be arbitrary and ill-defined.  Shoulders move, heads move.  You can usually figure out a “frontness” of an opponent, but that 180 is really hard to define. Recently, while mulling this at work, I […]

Posted January 10, 2013 by Wistric in Musings