TSD currently has several practice locations across the United States.
Arizona (2) | California (2) | Texas (1) | Washington (2)

Study Group RequirementsEquipment/Practice Standards



  • Flagstaff
  • Email for times and directions.
  • Current coursework: Sword Arts: classical foil and epee, Italian Dueling Saber, rapier, sidesword, backsword, Italian Longsword.
    Unarmed: Italian grappling and dagger work.
  • Flagstaff kid's fencing program. Meetings are held Monday from 4-5pm and Thu from 7-8:30 pm. Program is on Italian foil and is taught by Christine Sapio, Laura Cagney and Rhys Wilson. Location: The Jazzercize Building on West Santa Fe.
  • Mesa, AZ (SouthEast Phoenix): Tuesdays 8-10pm. Email for current times and directions.
  • Coursework includes: Italian Rapier, Sidesword, Longsword, Unarmed & Dagger.


  • Orange County/LA Border
  • Thursdays 7:30-10:30p., Los Coyotes Middle School, 14640 Mercado Ave, La Mirada, 90638.
    • From the 5 & 39 (Beach Blvd) fwys, East on Beach to Rosecrans
      Left on Rosecrans, Right at the first light and Right into the parking lot. Gym entrance borders the parking lot.
    • When school is not in session we use an alternate site. Please email if you are interested in attending.
  • Summer practice location (starts June 5th): OC Fencing and Fitness Center, 1025 S Placentia, Fullerton CA 92831.
  • Coureswork includes: Italian Rapier, Sidesword (Spada da Filo), Longsword & Unarmed. German Longsword & Unarmed, Medieval Sword & Shield (intro), French Smallsword (intro).
    • Current focus: C. Agrippa's fencing system, J. Meyer's longsword
    • Upcoming: introductory courses in German dusak, J. Meyer's rapier
    • Last completed: Italian Spada da Filo from the Bolognese Bardi/Dardi tradition, focusing on Achille Marozzo's First Assault.
  • Other times by appointment.
  • Sacramento
  • Email Eric Myers for times and directions.


  • Houston, TX
  • Email David Biggs for times and directions.
  • Current coursework: Rapier, Sidesword


  • Seattle: Practices are held at Olde World Martial Arts, 827 Central Ave N # 102, Kent WA 98032
  • Sunday 1-5pm and Mondays 7-9 pm
  • For further information, contact:
    Justin Greywolf
    253-850-8700 (school phone number)
    206-200-2156 (cell)
  • Portland:Wednesdays 7:30PM until approx. 9:00PM  at Irving Park
  • Contact: Craig Schmidt
    Phone: 360-574-6260



Updates are made as new info becomes available. Email with questions regarding any of the practice locations.

Practice equipment and simulator standards are here.