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The Tidewater Club

Join Us For Class

Locations and Schedule

Virginia Beach, VA

Information coming soon

Email: tidewater@ludosport.net

Class Times to be Announced

About us

The Tidewater Club was created when friends Erin Franklin and John Schares joined together during a transitional time in the U.S. and is the largest School in America. It is also the first to offer Course Y (an introduction to advanced forms including dual wielding and saberstaff) in the country.

Local Events

Coming Soon

National Events

Feb 15-16, 2020 Official’s Course (Hawaii)

March 28-29 2020 Midwest Regional Tournament (Kalamazoo, MI)

May 30-31, 2020 USA National Tournament (Elmira, NY)

Meet our Instructors

Erin Franklin

Form I, Form II, Course Y

John “Pan” Schares

Form I, Form II, Course Y