Lee has had a life-long interest in history and swordsmanship. He is a constant student of the martial arts and is most often found nose deep in both, historical and contemporary manuals, traveling to teach seminars and learn from renowned instructors, or fighting in the finals of a tournament. A respected international instructor, Lee has taught seminars and classes at prestigious events throughout North America and Europe. He is also very active in the HEMA community and is the former Director of the Curriculum Council for the HEMA alliance. A diverse martial artist, Lee can fight with a great variety of two handed and single handed weapons. He is a passionate advocate for competitive fighting and is a noted and accomplished tournament fighter. Both he and his students have been successful in various tournaments in a number of different weapons styles. Lee’s numerous tournament victories include dussack, single stick, rapier and dagger, knife, and long sword.