gambeson advice

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Michael Chidester
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Re: gambeson advice

Postby Michael Chidester » Sun Jul 31, 2016 8:30 am

Since it's not made by a known supplier, you'd have to contact individual tournament organizers and get it reviewed.
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Re: gambeson advice

Postby Tea Kew » Sun Jul 31, 2016 12:24 pm

  • Open armpits.
  • Open throat.
  • No significant overlap.
  • Unknown puncture resistance.

I'd be extremely cautious about fencing in a tournament which did allow that.

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