Suomen historiallisen miekkailun seura

We are a his­to­rical fencing associa­tion, foun­ded in 2003. Our Sal­le lies in Hel­sin­ki Jako­mä­ki; Our devo­tion is to uphold the his­to­rical aspect of His­to­rical Euro­pean Mar­tials arts (HEMA for short). Our stan­dard clas­ses run five nights a week and they ran­ge from instruc­ted clas­ses to free fencing.

Seminars and events

About

Suo­men His­to­rial­li­sen Miek­kai­lun Seu­ra ry, SHMS for short, is a his­to­rical fencing associa­tion, foun­ded in 2003.
Our Sal­le lies in Hel­sin­ki Jako­mä­ki.
Our devo­tion is to uphold the his­to­rical aspect of His­to­rical Euro­pean Mar­tials arts (HEMA for short).
Our stan­dard clas­ses run five nights a week and they ran­ge from instruc­ted clas­ses to free fencing.

Under our tute­la­ge, one can learn the ele­gant wea­pon sty­le of a renais­sance also known as The Rapier, stu­dy the ori­gins of the wes­tern arse­nal with The Sword and Buckler, or train with the King of wea­pons otherwi­se known as the Longsword. We also offer to stu­dy with us the straight­forward and effec­ti­ve sabre of yesteryear’s armies.

Training Calendar

December 2019

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • I.33 Sword & Buckler class
2
  • Fio­re inter­me­dia­te
3
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Fio­re Basic
4
  • Rapier
5
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Sabre
6
7
  • Satur­day Squi­re Fight Club
  • SHMS Xmas par­ty
8
9
  • Fio­re inter­me­dia­te
10
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Fio­re Basic
11
  • Rapier
12
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Sabre
13
14
15
  • I.33 Sword & Buckler class
16
  • Fio­re inter­me­dia­te
17
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Fio­re Basic
18
  • Rapier
19
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Sabre
20
21
22
  • I.33 Sword & Buckler class
23
  • Fio­re inter­me­dia­te
24
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Fio­re Basic
25
  • Rapier
26
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Sabre
27
28
29
  • I.33 Sword & Buckler class
30
  • Fio­re inter­me­dia­te
31
  • Fio­re Basic
  • Fio­re Basic

Systems

Under our tute­la­ge, one can learn the ele­gant wea­pons of renais­sance: The Rapier; Or stu­dy the ori­gins of the wes­tern arse­nal- The sword and Buckler. Or train with the king of wea­pons: The Longsword of the Ita­lian Mae­stro Fio­re dei Libe­ri , or the straight­forward and effec­ti­ve sabre of yesteryear’s armies.

The longsword

The longsword or as our old mas­ter Fio­re calls it, spa­da a dui mani, sword in two hand

The Rapier

At SHMS we teach the use of the most ico­nic duel­ling wea­pon of them all, the rapier, f…

Sword and buckler

Sword and buckler fencing is one of the most lon­gest used medie­val fencing sty­les. The…

Sabre

Saber or Sabre, as we usual­ly see it, is a one han­ded, single edged cut and thrust swo…

Contact us

Get in touch with us

Luis­ka­tie 8, 00770 Hel­sin­ki

info@miekkakoulu.fi

www.miekkakoulu.fi

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