Stacy Clifford has been a member of ARMA since 2000 and a Free-Scholar in the longsword since 2003. Stacy teaches longsword, sword and buckler, single sword, sword and dagger, and English and German quarterstaff for the ARMA Houston Northsiders. He also has experience being tortured... ahem... tutored, in dagger and Ringen classes and one year of modern sport fencing at the University of Texas at Austin.


Mr. Clifford has had his research published in the anthology Masters of Medieval and Renaissance Martial Arts: Rediscovering the Western Combat Heritage.


For more background information on fitness in Medieval and Renaissance combat training, read "Using the "F" Word – The Role of Fitness in Historical Fencing" at the ARMA website.