19th Cenurty Dragoon Saber training at Pearson Air Museum Jan. 21 – Mar. 4

A 19th Century Dragoon Saber Training Program, presented in partnership with Academia Duellatoria, returns to Vancouver in January. This training course, which debuted in the summer of 2017, focuses on the saber techniques used by the soldiers of the U.S. Army Dragoons who arrived at Vancouver Barracks in 1855.

Two courses will be offered Sundays Jan. 21 through March 4: Basic 1 course takes place from 3 to 4:30 p.m.; Basic 2 course takes place from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is $100 per person for 7-week training course. The courses are for ages 12 and up. Training sabers and eye protection will be provided.

The course fee is payable to Academia Duellatoria by check or PayPal. Fees must be paid before the training sessions begin. For more information or to sign up, contact Jeff Richardson of Academia Duellatoria at 503-888-9310 or by email at jeffery@mind.net.