Tag: fencing

Defenders: A Day in the Life – Reducing Wolf-Livestock Conflicts

Defenders: A Day in the Life – Reducing Wolf-Livestock Conflicts

Good morning from Lassen County. This is Senior California Representative Pamela Flick reporting for duty working with our partners with Wildlife Services from the US Department of Agriculture as well as the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to install some fladry around this big meadow on private land to protect the cattle like you …

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Advanced Foil Fencing Attacks & Strategy : Cadence, Timing & Distance in Foil Fencing

Advanced Foil Fencing Attacks & Strategy : Cadence, Timing & Distance in Foil Fencing

I want to talk a little bit about cadence, and playing with timing and distance. A lot of fencers focus a lot on speed, and think that fast, good fencing is fast fencing. But really speed as it’s perceived, in a fencing bout, often comes down to distance, to playing with distance, to how big …

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Advanced Foil Fencing Attacks & Strategy : Tactical vs. Offensive Foil Fencing

Advanced Foil Fencing Attacks & Strategy : Tactical vs. Offensive Foil Fencing

So generally, when you are fencing you are attacking while you’re advancing, you’re parrying while you’re retreating, but that isn’t the only way to go. There are a couple things you can do while you retreat that are really valuable, whether they’re tactical maneuvers or offensive maneuvers. First let’s try, let’s talk about tactical. If …

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How To Install a Fence Extension

How To Install a Fence Extension

I’m Henry, and I’ll be showing you how to install a fence extension. Check with your neighbors before putting the fence extension panels up. Who knows, they might even split the cost with you. You can pick up the fence extensions at Bunnings. You can leave them natural or you can paint them like we …

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Intermediate Sabre Fencing : How to Riposte (Repost) in Sabre Fencing

Intermediate Sabre Fencing : How to Riposte (Repost) in Sabre Fencing

JASON SHERIDAN: On behalf of Expert Village, my name is Jason Sheridan from the Sheridan Fencing Academy here in New York City, and today, we’re going to demonstrate some intermediate sabre fencing. We’re going to now talk about parry-riposte, riposte being what’s important here. Once we protect ourselves with the blade, we need to be …

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