Historical Weapons

  • Small Sword 2
    SmallSword

    The "bridge" weapon closes the gap between classical and historical, and is a fantastic stand-alone weapon.

  • Rapier 1 cropped
    Rapier & Dagger

    The "frank encounter" sword, one of the most romantic and iconic historical weapons, but no less deadly.

  • Longsword 2
    Longsword

    Known as the queen of weapons, it is the most widely used weapon in the HEMA tradition.

  • Dussack

    Once used as a training tool for short, single-edged weapons, now an art in it's own right.

  • 1BologneseSidesword-2-480x320
    Bolognese Sidesword

    Exhibiting the versatility, grace, and deadly efficiency of sixteenth century Bologna, Italy.

"Furthermore, please note that every motion of the sword is a guard to the knowledgeable fencer, and all guards are useful to the experienced man; conversely, no motion is a guard to the ignorant, and no guard is effective for someone who does not know how to use it."
Nicoletto Giganti
Gigante