Watch me explain why simple questions are never so simple.
Sean told me one day “I want a ‘Should you run a women’s tournament?’ calculator.” Being the people pleaser I am, of course I’m going to try my hand at it.
This is an article about populations and distributions, but to be honest you’re going to read to see if you’re above or below the average rating.
A pretty thorough investigation into what is important when measuring blade flex, and what the best practice should be going forward.
You won’t bat an eye when a source tells you to hit but doesn’t mention the specific edge. Turns out in RDL that’s less common than I thought.
People get excited about big tournaments and all the people they get to fight. But is that really true?
Combat Con 2022 had a hot take on how to run a longsword tournament: eliminate self-selection of skill level and, instead, have people fight in preliminary pools to get placed into different tiers based on their performance. Let’s see if that worked out the way it was intended.
There are a finite number of ways to move your body, and similar patterns will likely emerge when trying to solve similar problems.
Everyone who fences has an understanding about how ‘good’ each guard is. Bucks now puts that to a quantitative test.
It didn’t work before, but I tried some new things to predict doubles. Could this be the success I have been looking for?