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.

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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

January 2021

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

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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