NW GATHERING
2022

1st Weekend: 13.-14. AUG

Northstar Weaponry Seminar 1
Long Pole & Straight Sword
OPEN FOR ALL STYLES
every day joyful & friendly combat-experience

TEST YOUR SKILLS
WITHIN A FRIENDLY
SAFE ATMOSPHERE
NW GATHERING
2022
Northstar Weaponry Seminar 2
Long Pole & Straight Sword

2nd Weekend: 20.-21. AUG

Everyone is welcome, any style or Lineage!
Pure learning
Exchange, meeting new friends, discovering & discussing new techniques & strategies
9 DAYS FULL FUN

NW GATHERING 2022
Crete Island - Chania City - Greece

Seminar 1

LONG POLE

Get Your Distance Done! 

The skill and ability of closing the gab quickly and safely! 

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Friendly Combat & Exchange

Combat with ANY weapon! 

Use your weapon of choice and get into it!

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Seminar 2

STRAIGHT SWORD

Strategies & Angles

Overwhelm your opponent with magic step work & unique strategies!

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Healthy & Safe

Protective & Professional

We take care that all exercises go healthy and protective

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Seminar 1
 
Seminar 2
Saturday - Sunday
Saturday - Sunday

- Long Pole - Six Shieldings

- Shielding Enters vs Outer Strikes

- Spear Attacks 

- Lan Na Zha Defence Method (Locking-Controlling-Thrusting)

- 3 Essential Distance Enters using Lan Na Zha

- The Concept of Up-Shielding (JIA Principles)

- Closing the Gap using JIA 

- Soft Transitions / Hand- & Side Changes 

-The ability to rapidly switch sides & counter with LUN-DIAN follow-ups  (Twisting-Strikes) 

- How to change the Defence into Offence (Up-Shielding vs. Up-Shielding) 

- 5 highly effective Enters from the Infight using the Long Pole

- 3 Distances of The Sword

- Bagua Distance & 8 Trigrams

- Tai Ji Distance &  Yin Yang Offence

- Wu Ji Distance - Immobilisation Techniques 

- 9 Directions & their essential combat applicability

- 3 most basic but same time most important Partner-Flows of Northstar Weaponry Jian Fa (Sword)

 

- Secret of Catching the 7 Stars 

- Step work that changes the whole Game 

- 5 Strategies - Make your Opponent always be one step too late

- Space Control via in-depth fundamental Step Work - Make the ground yours! 

- Concept of 'pulling' your opponent into your distance, and using angles to escape after a clean cut

In between the Weekends
 

- COMBAT - EXCHANGE

- 5 Days

- 20 Rounds each day 

- Weapon of your Choice 

- Sword, Long Pole, Sticks, Long Sword, Tomahawks, Deer-Horn-Knives, Duan Bing (Shoulder High Cane), .. and more... 

- Friendly Atmosphere 

- Try out your most favorite techniques 

- Light- or Full-contact 

- Learning by doing

- Professional Protective Gear

- At your own discretion - friendly & humble

- MEETING - The community

- 9 Days - All In 

- Meet new friends and Training-Partners 

- See new Weapons & Fighting Gear 

- Discover other styles and concepts

- Have Fun and Enjoy the Experience 

One Weekend      200,- Euros 

Both Weekends  350,- Euros 

The whole Gathering -

9 DAYS:

- LONG POLE SEMINAR 

- SWORD SEMINAR

- COMBAT GATHERING & EXCHANGE WITH THE WHOLE COMMUNITY

ALL IN ALL:  400,- Euros

Monthly payment is possible!

ASK FOR IT!