Swordfest 2020

Date: February 8, 2020
Location: Confederate Relics Museum Columbia, SC
Host School: Aiken Saber Academy
Event Link: https://www.crr.sc.gov/calendar?e=509


Third annual SwordFest, covering the roles of swords and swordplay in Medieval, Renaissance and 19th-century warfare, modern sports, and Asian traditions – not to mention techniques from a galaxy Far, Far Away.

Demonstrations:
Japanese Kenjutsu: demonstrated by WellWithin Martial Arts.
Chinese Wing-Chun sword-fighting techniques
The Palmetto Knights: medieval swordplay and armor demonstration.
Modern Sport Fencing
LED Saber Choreography featuring the Aiken Saber Academy
Kids’ Introduction to Cutlass Drill