Francesco Perciballi is an actor and historical fencing instructor, late-medieval style with different weapons. Mainly oriented to Longsword. Started his career in Historical European Martial Arts through theatre, training in stage duels, in 2004. Immediately after this experience started to study what was available, at that times, about real historical fencing. Had a short experience in kendo, interrupted cause “too sporting”. Studied both Italian and German longsword traditions from the start, comparing manuscripts from XIII to XVI Century. Long experience in re-enacting, medieval theatre and armoured combat. Experienced in short weapons, traditional and street combat style. Short experience in boxing, wrestling and MMA, too. He had, and has, workshops all around Europe.