Above: Chad Herbert, Head Instructor

Above: Chad Herbert, Head Instructor

The Comox Valley Combat Guild (CVCG) is an off-shoot of the Okanagan Combat Guild (OCG), the sister school to Blood & Iron Martial Arts, the premier HEMA school in BC.  While studying under Shawn Oldham and Adam Ritz of the OCG, Chad Herbert (Head Instructor) attended workshops hosted by Blood & Iron in Burnaby and Victoria to hone skills and practice sparring with fighters from across the Pacific Northwest.  Chad began entering competitions in 2018 to test his training and skills, and has placed 8th in Single Stick and 4th in Open Steel Longsword, earning official world ranking.