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Historical and duelling rapier fencing

July Saturday 4 and Sunday 5

Avertissement : la mise en pratique des exercices, assauts et techniques décrites ici ne doivent se faire qu'avec des armes adaptées et les protections correspondantes nécessaires.

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Version française ici

Place :

The meeting wil stand in Cran-Gevrier, near Annecy, in the gymnasium of Baudelaire school.

Map here


Program :

Teachers and program HERE

Last news are on our forum HERE (in french)


* Fencing mask, jacket and trousers

* Gloves

* Breasts protector for women, cup for men

* safe dagger and rapier

* Recommanded : gambeson or plastron

* Shoes for inside and for outside

Important note : Every participant must have his protection set. People who don't have can be exclued from class or sparring. We will have a few weapons for those who don't, but if you don't have at least fencing mask and jacket please contact me before.


Coming to Annecy

By car : A40 highway, exit 16

By train : From Annecy station, bus lines to Cran-Gevrier can be founded on SIBRA website. Bus stop for the gymnasium is LYCEE BAUDELAIRE.

By plane : Two airports may be used to come to Annecy : Geneva International Airport and Chambéry Airport. For those who come by plane, please contact me so we can organize your travel to your hotel.


Hotels :

Hotels near the gymnasium

Hotel Kyriad Annecy Cran-Gevrier
Za le Levray, 72 Route de Creuses, 74960 CRAN-GEVRIER

Hotel Ibis Annecy Sud
138 Rue des Paquerettes, 74960 CRAN-GEVRIER

Etap Hotel Annecy
19, route de Nanfray, ZA Le Levray, 74960 CRAN-GEVRIER


Registration :

Registrations are open. Participants must register individually.


Deadline: Monday, June 22, 2008.

Fees are 50 Euros for the two days. Lunch inclued (barbecue if weather permit it).

You must have personal insurance for fencing practice.

Dinner Saturday evening

We plan a dinner in a typical restaurant in the old town of Annecy. The cost of this meal is not inclued.

Contact :

Mail : Olivier Delannoy