In a previous question I asked whether it is better to start out with a light weapon, and then move on to a heavier one. I got the answer that yes, it's better to start with a lighter one and ...
I am thinking of starting practicing HEMA (historical European martial arts), and so I am about to buy a sword to practice with. After looking around a bit I've become curious about how heavy a weapon ...
Are there any Eastern arts that utilize a shield with a sword or a spear?
I am a student of the Seido karate fighting style, I would like to know why weapons training starts only at the black belt level?