Thearos wrote:What's going on ? There seems to be a hobby horse, but also a target in front of it.
French, by the uniforms ?
The target appears to be mobile - it rotates around the horse, controlled by the chap standing to the rear.
The exercise would likely train a number of things - how to deliver a good cut to an oncoming target, how to cut at a moving target without losing your sword, how to cut without hitting your horse…