An obscure YouTube channel made the best sword-fighting video of 2016

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Screengrab via Adorea Olomouc/YouTube

This is how it's done.

A relatively unknown YouTube channel out of the Czech Republic put out the best sword fight you’ll see this side of Westeros

The Adorea association is devoted to the art of fencing. It offers professional training for stuntmen, actors, and the general public on duels and choreographed fencing. In collaboration with Špetla Film, Adorea put out a thrilling two-minute video of a battle between two men. There’s no backstory, and the camerawork is a little shaky, but the first scene is sure to make your heart race. 

H/T Reddit

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