Do you want to sword fight?

Blending a thorough understanding of biomechanics, battle-tested martial concepts and the influence of medieval and renaissance weapons masters, we teach and train everything students need to succeed in Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA). See our schedule and full list of classes.

No experience? No problem. We welcome all skill levels, including none.

We train with purpose, precision, and passion.

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Getting Started

Everything you need to know to start training with AWMA or schedule an event.


Our Classes

The systems and weapons we teach at AWMA.


About AWMA

HEMA, Our School, FAQ, and Instructors