Sundays 2nd September – 14th October 2018 12.00-14.00

Cost: 100€ (60€ for students, unemployed). Free for members already paying recurring training fees.

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Sword and Buckler Beginners Course will introduce you into the basics of fighting with sword and buckler. This
includes basic stances, footwork, attacking and defending yourself with arming sword and buckler.
The course will include pair drills using techniques from Royal Armory Manuscript I.33 (c. year
1300 – 1320) and will prepare students for progress into freeplay with sword and buckler.

You will only need indoor training clothes. We train in a white t-shirt, dark sports trousers and
indoor training shoes. We will lend you all the other necessary equipment.

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 at

During the beginner’s course you can participate in all the other currently running beginner’s courses and school activities.
Those on the Medieval Longsword Beginner’s Course can also join Fiore basic class on Thursdays, Rapier classes on Wednesdays,
Sword and Buckler classes on Sunday. You will only need to pay for on beginner’s course at a time.

Beginner’s cource fee includes the current year’s annual membership fee of Suomen Historiallisen Miekkailun Seura ry.