Phillip Martin || Phoenix Society of Historical Swordsmanship
Weapons: Sharp swords
This year we are excited to present Phillip Martin as our instructor leading the Cutting Workshops!
Phillip Martin is the cutting instructor at the Phoenix Society of Historical Swordsmanship. For the past 4 years, he has competed and medaled in advanced cutting tournaments in the western US and Canada. At the Phoenix Society, he has trained in Fiore longsword and Marozzo greatsword and sword & buckler.
He has been a student and teacher of martial arts for the past 15 years. Prior to joining the Phoenix Society, he spent a decade studying several Asian martial arts, including Jujitsu, Aikido and Shaolin Kung Fu. Phillip has spent the past six years cutting tatami every week with a variety of edged weapons, including greatswords, longswords, arming swords, rapiers and daggers.