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I recently started learning HEMA / German Longsword so I thought I'd build my own Medieval-Style Training Pell!

I recently started learning HEMA / German Longsword so I thought I'd build my own Medieval-Style Training Pell!

A resource for historic arms and armor collectors with photo galleries, reviews, reference materials, discussion forums, a bookstore and a comparison tool.

A resource for historic arms and armor collectors with photo galleries, reviews, reference materials, discussion forums, a bookstore and a comparison tool.

"Call to Arms: The German Longsword" by Bill Grandy at myarmoury.com - http://www.myarmoury.com/feature_arms_gls.html - absolutely awesome beginner's basic course in German Swordsmanship

"Call to Arms: The German Longsword" by Bill Grandy at myarmoury.com - http://www.myarmoury.com/feature_arms_gls.html - absolutely awesome beginner's basic course in German Swordsmanship

summer longsword pieces HD: "Altough things may seem different, in HEMA (Historical European Martial Arts) seeking bind was not the primary goal in an engagement. Why hit each other's blades when you can simply lure him/her into an elegant trap and hit your opponent's openings without blade contact? In this video we want to show you some excercises (no free fighting) how we practice such techniques (and some bonus activities). Enjoy!"

summer longsword pieces HD: "Altough things may seem different, in HEMA (Historical European Martial Arts) seeking bind was not the primary goal in an engagement. Why hit each other's blades when you can simply lure him/her into an elegant trap and hit your opponent's openings without blade contact? In this video we want to show you some excercises (no free fighting) how we practice such techniques (and some bonus activities). Enjoy!"

Joachim Meyer's German Longsword Techniques - YouTube

Joachim Meyer's German Longsword Techniques - YouTube

Alcala: German Longsword with Joachim Meyer - Scholars of Alcala - Renaissance Sword Fighting (San Diego, CA) - Meetup

Alcala: German Longsword with Joachim Meyer - Scholars of Alcala - Renaissance Sword Fighting (San Diego, CA) - Meetup

german longsword demonstration, a bit flashy, but very well executed

german longsword demonstration, a bit flashy, but very well executed

Every man and woman should know the anatomy of a sword (ah... a woman with a sword). If it was up to me I'd get rid of all the guns and have war fought with melee weapons; see how fast peace comes when you have a blade in your ass.

Every man and woman should know the anatomy of a sword (ah... a woman with a sword). If it was up to me I'd get rid of all the guns and have war fought with melee weapons; see how fast peace comes when you have a blade in your ass.

German Longsword c. 1580 (hilt) 14th century (blade) from the Wallace Collection

German Longsword c. 1580 (hilt) 14th century (blade) from the Wallace Collection