FightCamp 2019

When: August 16, 2019 @ 8:30 am – August 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Where: The Grange, Frog Lane, Balsall Common, Coventry, CV7 7FP

It’s time to book FightCamp 2019! This event will take place at Frogmore Grange, Frog Lane, Balsall Common, Coventry, West Midlands, CV7 7FP. Your booking will include three days of classes, tournaments and camping on site if required, for £119. Classes will run from Friday 16th August to Sunday 18th August 2019. Camping will be available from 6pm on Thursday …

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Exam Day

When: July 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: YMCA / Plasnewydd Community Hall 2 Shakespeare Street Cardiff CF24 3ES, YMCA / Plasnewydd Community Hall 2 Shakespeare Street Cardiff CF24 3ES

Exam day, folks. Anyone looking to do the Initiates Exam or the Adepts Exam should let me know so I can start putting the text papers together. Anyone else who just wants to come along to get some sparring in is more than welcome to attend and get stuck in. Remember that you need to have a sponsor before going …

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Outdoor Unit Combat

When: July 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: The Wenallt Woods, Cardiff, The Wenallt Woods, Cardiff

This will be a chance for us to practice some of the Unit Combat exercises we’ve been practicing in class. This will be an opportunity for us to employ the strategies we’ve discussed in class under the stresses of an uneven environment. You’re rarely going to be lucky enough to fight a small-scale battle in a perfectly square arena. For …

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Sword and Buckler Class

When: August 2, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: YMCA / Plasnewydd Community Hall, 2 Shakespeare Street, Cardiff CF24 3ES

Weekly I-33 sword and buckler class. Ideally suited for beginners to HEMA or I-33 as well as more experienced practitioners looking for a refresher.

Unit Combat (Wed 1)

When: May 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class includes unit combat.

Unit Combat (Fri 2)

When: May 24, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class includes unit combat.

Unit Combat (Fri 1)

When: May 17, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class includes unit combat.

Unit Combat (Wed 2)

When: May 8, 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This class includes unit combat.

Swordfight.uk (AHF) Summer Sparring

Academy of Historical Fencing, Sparring Day April 2019
When: June 22, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Chepstow Leisure Centre, Welsh St, Chepstow, NP16 5LR

Saturday Sparring Event (2-5pm), hosted by the Academy of Historical Fencing. Open to any member of a HEMA club (see requirements below). There will be no instruction, only fighting! If you are a member of a HEMA club and are insured, you are welcome to come along. A mixture of single and group sparring with any weapons that we currently …

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Broadwater Bucklerthon 2019

When: June 29, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Broadwater School Sports Centre, Summers Road, GU7 3BW Godalming

Bucklerthon is back! An entry-level sword and buckler tournament aimed at people that have yet to reach a quarter final in any weapon, who will compete in a nylon open. There will be an additional, smaller invitational steel tournament. We ask those invited to help staff the main event. Minimum kit: gloves, mask, gorget, chest protector, jacket, back of head …

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