Stances in Bartitsu – Canonical

Stances in Bartitsu – Canonical

Unarmed Stances The Ready Stance (Hachiji-Dachi) The ready stance in Bartitsu takes itself from classical Japanese combat forms. To get into position your feet should be shoulder-width apart with your toes pointing outward at 45 degrees. Your knees should be slightly...

How To Hit Someone With A Stick

How To Hit Someone With A Stick

One of the most popular aspects of Bartitsu is Cane fighting techniques. Cane self-defence techniques are not just popular to the Bartitsu practitioner but the martial art community in general. In this post, we've included a video from the popular HEMA youtube...

Bartitsucon II – A UK Bartitsu Event

Bartitsucon II – A UK Bartitsu Event

Following from the popular Bartitsucon event, we’ll be doing it again! The event will cover: Bare Knuckle Boxing, Vigny Cane, Savate, Ju Jitsu / Wrestling, Victorian Street Weapons, Projectile Weapons, Sabre / Cutlass & many more wonderful ways to hurt each other!

The Bartitsu Club

Welcome to the home of Bartitsu. The Bartitsu club webpage seeks to preserve, extend and promote the art of Bartitsu.

Here you will find pages about learning Bartitsu, it’s history and a selection of resources around the art.

We also promote the community with our directory of Bartitsu clubs and related events.