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English: "high" jousting in Paulus Hector Mair's compendium.

Mair shows various styles of joust practiced during the 16th century. This is the first style presented, identified as the "high" or traditional style, known as jousting in dem alten hohen Teutschen zeug.

Other jousting styles presented by Mair are: (to be reviewed)

  • das geschifft Tratschen Rennen
  • den Bund im stehlin geliger, joust in steel armour
  • in tibialibus ferreis "with iron shin-protectors"
  • Germanorum tyrocinium "German joust"
  • den geschifften Küriss
  • das rennen mit dem wulst, joust without armour but with large shields covering the full front of the body
  • ain geschifften feldküriss or "Italian joust"
  • das geschifft scheuben rennen
  • in Armetin
  • der schwaiff
  • der bund
  • das pfannen rennen
Date 1540s
date QS:P,+1540-00-00T00:00:00Z/8
Source De arte athletica II [1]
Author Paulus Hector Mair


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