Quadrangolo di ferro or “Iron Quadrangle”

At its first edition during the Fisas International Meeting, the Iron Ring ( the proper name is Iron Quadrangle) it is a mixed assault activity against one or more opponents, even with different weapons, with high rhythm and adrenaline.

For participation in the activity it is mandatory to wear the complete passive protection:

Mask, gloves with finger protection and sleeve that reaches up to at least half of the forearm or Fisas approved, fencing jacket, plastron (mandatory) overcoat or under the fencing jacket (the presence will be checked). Inguinal protection for males and Chest Protection for women, knee protection.

The presence of the protections will be checked before the start of the activity.

Additional passive protections are also recommended: neck protection, helbow protection.

Weapons combination Allowed:

  • Longsword
  • Sidesword
  • Sidesword with second weapons ( dagger, Cloak or Buckler)
  • Rapier
  • Rapier with second weapons ( Dagger, Cloak, Buckler)

The weapons must be in order on the edges (no dangerous burrs), the blade will have to flex well and homogeneously to the flexing test and the tip in good condition.

The weapons will be checked before starting the activity.

The attitude voted to do damage to the training partner or the lack of control despite calls received will be penalized with the immediate expulsion from the activity.

At the beginning of the activity a briefing will be done to illustrate the functioning of the work.