The Sword Guy Podcast

Startling Burglars with Ariel Anderssen

February 18, 2022

The Sword Guy Podcast episode 93


Ariel Anderssen is a model, actor, author, property investor and is perhaps best known for her career as a BDSM model and performer. She is also mad about swords, both for using in stage fight and for collecting.

We cover a lot in this conversation, including talking about whether stage combat or martial arts training would be any use in a “real life” fight, and how Ariel sees BDSM and sword fighting as virtually indistinguishable from one another. After all, they both often involve black leather and giving someone a good thrashing…


Guy’s 1796 pattern cavalry sabre:

Guy’s smallsword:


Here is the link to the Zorro movie with the superb fight:


To find out more about Ariel, you can find her on her website, YouTube and Twitter.


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