he weapons studied at present are German Longsword and British Backsword. The class has a relaxed atmosphere and although the subject matter needs to be taken seriously, there is always room for humour.
The class structure is somewhat informal although usually takes the following format:

* Chat: Update the class on new developments.
* Light stretching exercises
* Footwork/Distance/Guard exercises
*Technique:
Demonstration and explanation ,Practice technique in opposed drill and Questions from class on this weeks technique
* Freeplay depending on experience level:
Not Cleared – Monitored allowing limited number of techniques.
Cleared – Sparring or Duelling
* Any Questions?

Freeplay is a controlled freeform combat between two swordsmen. 

Please note: GCoD practice a martial art, light injures should be expected in the practice of this art.