Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 52: Serena Lynn- American Horseback Archer at the Nomad Games

March 5, 2019

Guest on the show: Serena Lynn Caballero

Hailing from Texas, Serena grew up around the cow and rodeo culture of the southwest United States. One of the few instructors in the military art of horseback archery, she competed in the World Nomad Games of 2018 in Kyrgyzstan and came on to the show to speak of her experiences there

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 51: Marco Sainte the Swordsage

February 20, 2019

Guest: Marco Sainte aka The Sword Sage

Know as the Youtuber Swordsage( https://www.youtube.com/user/Swordsage ) Marco is one of the earliest Youtubers to speak on Chinese swords on youtube (in English). In this episode he spoke of his own martial arts background as well as the history and the cultural significance of the Chinese sword, the jian, in the Chinese martial arts.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 50: Jay Noyes, King of the Castle

February 14, 2019

Guest on the show: Jay Noyes

Mr. Noyes is an instructor of German Longsword and and armored combat in Tokyo, Japan. In this episode he will speak of his experiences as a historical sword instructor as well as what is it living in Japan.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 49: Dr. James Guo, Idaqiang

February 5, 2019

Guest on the show: Dr. James Guo

Dr. James Guo was an indoor disciple of grandmaster Liu Yun Chiao in Taiwan. He is a life long martial arts practitioner who hold a masters degree in Engineering and PhD in the military sciences. He conducted decades of research in the Ming Dynasty military arts. On the social media he is the inventor and promoter of the daqiang(big spear) competitive sport.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 48: Jerry Liu the Fight Commentary Breakdown Guy

January 23, 2019

Guest today: Jerry Liu

Some might know him from Jerry Liu films, others might know him as the Youtuber Fight Commentary Breakdowns guy ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAzXqFoW1Y7KDqwZ1x5m9EA ) He has experience in modern Chinese Wushu and Cobrinha Brazilian Jujitsu. In this conversation we will hear about his views on martial arts, BJJ, and his own background

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 47: Gaute Raigorosky - HEMA in Mexico

January 16, 2019

Guest on the Show: Gaute Raigorosky

A teacher of HEMA (Historical European Martial Arts) in Mexico and a re-enactor of knights and Vikings in one of the largest Renaissance Faires in Latin America. In our conversation we touched up on the relevance of such arts in modern society, how to gain the interest of the younger generation.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 46: Return of the Clinching Mantis and Side Gate Baji Chef

January 3, 2019

Vinny the Clinching Mantis( https://realfakesword.podbean.com/e/real-fake-swords-and-fake-real-swords-episode-43-vincen-tseng-the-clinching-mantis/ )

Jason the Baji Chef ( https://realfakesword.podbean.com/e/real-fake-swords-and-fake-real-swords-episode-36-jason-liao-sidegate-baji-chef/ )

Two previous guests with similar outlooks and opinions in the martial arts returns to have a conversation about the state of CMA and what can practitioners do about improving it.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 45: Return of the Swordswomen

December 4, 2018

Guests from previous episode returns:

Miss Fencing: https://realfakesword.podbean.com/e/real-fake-swords-and-fake-real-swords-episode-17-miss-fencing-and-maestro-marek-modern-classical-fencing/

Eszter: https://realfakesword.podbean.com/e/real-fake-swords-and-fake-real-swords-episode-29-eszter-edl-the-old-lady-with-a-sword/

In this episode we compare and contrast the two drastically different sword arts of the ancient East and the modern West. We also explore the issue of role of women in competitive combat sport compared to those of men.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 44: Return of Byron and Warfox

November 28, 2018

Guests from before returns:

Warfox: https://realfakesword.podbean.com/e/real-fake-swords-and-fake-real-swords-episode-35-robert-jay-arnold-the-war-fox/

Byron: https://realfakesword.podbean.com/e/real-fake-swords-and-fake-real-swords-episode-30byron-jacobs-international-wushu/

One in Taiwan and the other in Mainland, one practice Bagua and the other Xingyi, discussing the state of traditional martial arts and CMA.

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Real Fake Swords and Fake Real Swords Episode 43: Vincent Tseng, The Clinching Mantis

November 20, 2018

Guest on the Show: Vincent Tseng

Vinny is a long time praying mantis kung fu practitioner living in Boston. He has experience in various form of wrestling and grappling arts such as Brazilian Jiujitsu, shuai jiao, and a few days of bokh (Mongolian wrestling, especially after his trip to Mongolia). He is very well traveled and experienced in bowmaking and archery in the amazon. In addition he is a blade and knife enthusiast with experience in machete and other forms of weapon fighting.

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