Master Llwyd Aldrydd resides in the Barony of Tir-y-Don in the Kingdom of Atlantia. He is a Master of the Pelican and a Master of Defense. He has served as Baron of Tir-y-Don, as Kingdom Rapier Marshal for Atlantia, and as the Deputy for Historic Martial Arts to the Kingdom Arts and Sciences Minister.
Llwyd is known for his fencing and cut & thrust activities, his historic martial arts studies, his rapier weapon force data collection, and his SCA photographs. Llwyd is also a long time member of the Company of the Dragoon Guards. His preferred pronouns are he/him/his.
Llwyd has a strong interest in Fiore's 1409 combat system and has been studying it and teaching about it for more than 10 years. He founded a local study group in his Barony and hosted a biweekly book club that worked through the entire manual.
16th Century Welsh
Offices & Positions
- Baron, Tir-y-Don
- Deputy Kingdom Earl Marshal for Rapier Combat/Kingdom Rapier Marshal, Atlantia
- Deputy Kingdom Minister of Arts & Sciences for Historic Martial Arts, 2018-2020, Atlantia
- Society Rapier Rules Review Committee, 2016, SCA
- Northern Regional Deputy Kingdom Rapier Marshal, Atlantia
- Principality Rapier Marshal, Mists, West Kingdom
- Baronial Rapier Marshal, Flaming Gryphon, Middle Kingdom
- Deputy Chronicler, Flaming Gryphon, Middle Kingdom
Projects & Publications
- BaronLlwyd.org: Llwyd's Website
- Articles: Articles on fencing, photography and more
- The Machine: Rapier Weapon force data collection
- HMA/Fiore: Llwyd's HMA work on Fiore
- Photography: Llwyd's photo albums and articles
- Classes: List of classes that Llwyd has taught
- LearnFiore.org: Tir-y-Don Fiore Study Group site
- LearnFiore YouTube Channel: Fiore plays and classes
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