Ireland 2024 Masterclass – Irish Stick Fighting

Welcome to an unparalleled journey into the heart of Ireland, where ancient traditions come alive. Embark on an immersive training retreat focused on the unique and time-honored art of Shillelagh Irish Stick Fighting. In this exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, you’ll train in Ireland in one of the world’s most unique martial arts utilizing the storied Blackthorn Shillelagh, guided by the Founder and Lead Instructors of the Combat Shillelagh system.

Immerse yourself in the verdant landscapes, enigmatic heritage, and captivating mystique of Ireland’s picturesque countryside, the authentic birthplace of Shillelagh Irish Stick Fighting. You’ll breathe the same air as the ancient warriors and channel the spirit of a time when courage and skill determined the outcome of battles.

Train in the land where emerald hills meet rugged coastline, providing a stunning backdrop to your personal growth and discovery. Alongside a select group of aspirants, you’ll live and learn in intimate seclusion, far from the distractions of everyday life. We will spend our time on an 5 acre Irish estate reserved just for us, where we will stay and train with the Blackthorn Shillelagh together over 3-4 intensive days.

Experience the Unmatched – With a strict cap on attendance, this retreat maintains an exclusive, intimate atmosphere, ensuring personalized guidance from our esteemed instructors. Package levels will provide options for on-site lodging, the full retreat training, and select meals and group celebration. Unearth your inner warrior, learn ancient techniques, and partake in unforgettable training challenges.

Breathe Irish History – Discover the legends and folklore surrounding Shillelagh stick fighting, steeped in the rich tapestry of Irish history. Not only will we train and study all aspects of the Shillelagh, we will spend time with a 5th Generation Shillelagh stick maker who will share the deep history and lore of the Shillelagh. Depending on the level and package you decide to invest in, you can take home a custom authentic Shillelagh made especially for you.

A Taste of Irish Hospitality – When you’re not honing your skills, relish in the renowned Irish hospitality. Experience warm, local culture through traditional music, dance, and of course, food. Taste the heartiness of an Irish stew, the creaminess of a freshly poured Irish Stout, and the warmth of freshly baked soda bread. We will spend our nights in the local Pubs, listening to live local music and celebrating the lessons of the day.

Reserve your spot NOW – In the spirit of exclusivity and to maintain the quality of the retreat, we’re offering this opportunity to a select few. Don’t let this unique chance pass you by.

Join us in Ireland for an experience that transcends regular training retreats. Dive deep into the art of Shillelagh Irish stick fighting and bring home not only a new skill but a part of Irish heritage.

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