Blog: HEMA

Free play – Keep Calm and Carry On

Free play – Keep Calm and Carry On

“Two popes and a pandemic – how it feels to be living in the Medieval era.” So what better than a bout of sword and buckler? Keep calm and carry on. ...
Happy International Womens’ Day

Happy International Womens’ Day

As International Womens’ Day draws to a close, can we remind you of all the very capable instructors, students and competitors who happen to be not men! To learn more about the amazing women in HEMA, go to esfinges.net. ...
Members’ new toys have arrived!

Members’ new toys have arrived!

“I love the smell of feders in the morning, smells like… ” You know the rest. ...
This block: Leckuchner’s Messer

This block: Leckuchner’s Messer

We’re back this Thursday, February 27th with a five week block of Leckuchner’s Messer. ...
We’re back with longsword in 2020

We’re back with longsword in 2020

To those who missed us last week, we are back for another block of longsword this Thursday 16th Jan, with beginners welcome to join the old hands. Running through to the half-term holidays, this will be five weeks of Fiore’s Italian longsword to 13th Feb. See you at Okehampton College gym at 8pm. ...