Thursdays 3.9.2020 – 24.9.2020 19:30-20:30

Cost: 50€ (35€ for stu­dents, unemplo­yed). Free for paying mem­bers. This autumn, we have one fee, which covers all beginner’s cour­ses.

Sign up: info@miekkakoulu.fi

Head Teac­her: Tero Alan­ko

On the basic cour­se you will learn the basics of mili­ta­ry sabre accor­ding to Char­les Roworths The Art of Defence on Foot with Broad Sword and Sabre (1804).

Basic cour­se will cover guards, move­ment and basic attacks and defences. You will only need indoor trai­ning clot­hes. We train in light colou­red t-shirt, dark sports trousers and indoor trai­ning shoes. Due to special circums­tances, we also expect the trai­nee to have their own glo­ves: Work-, gar­de­ning, or just any basic glo­ves.

We will lend you all the other neces­sa­ry equip­ment.  Due to Covid-19 restric­tions, we’ll issue desig­na­ted masks at first class.

You can join the first class of the beginner´s cour­se free of chan­ge. After the first class you can deci­de if you want to con­ti­nue and pay the cour­se fee. You can join the beginner´s cour­se even if you miss the first class. In you want to join the beginner´s cour­se, but you will miss more than the first class, plea­se con­tact us info@miekkakoulu.fi.

During the beginner´s cour­se you can par­tici­pa­te in all the other beginner´s cour­ses. You will only have to pay for on beginner´s cour­se at a time. Tho­se on the Medie­val Longsword Beginner’s Cour­se can also join Fio­re basic class on Thurs­days. Beginner´s cource fee inclu­des annual mem­bers­hip fee of Suo­men His­to­rial­li­sen Miek­kai­lun Seu­ra ry.