Longpoint 2012: June 15-17, Baltimore MD

Longpoint 2012, the east coast’s premier HEMA gathering and tournament is now three days long! June 15-17, 2012, at the Howard County Sports Center, just south of Baltimore, MD and only minutes away from the Baltimore Washington International Airport. Events include: Longsword Tournament Sword and Buckler Tournament Dussack or Single-Stick Tournament Ladies Longsword Tournament (pending interest) Cutting Competition with event-provided sword (or bring your own) Prizes awarded for every competition Over 20 classes Open floors for sparring every day Our growing list of instructors includes: John Bax, MEMAG, MD USA Mike Edelson, NYHFA, NY USA Jess Finley, Selohaar Fechtschule, VA USA Bill Grandy, VAF, VA USA Steven Hirsch, Kunstbruder, MA USA Steve Hick, NoVA Assalto, VA USA Keith P Meyers, MFFG, MD USA Jake Norwood, MKDF, MD USA Steve Reich, NoVA Assalto, VA USA Kel Rekuta, AEMMA, Canada Colin Richards, Arts of Mars, Germany Ben Roberts, Black Falcon School of Defense, CO USA Mikael Widegren, GHFS, Sweden Chuck Wyatt, MEMAG, NJ USA Jeff Tsay, Forte Swordplay, MA USA Sponsors and on-site vendors will include Absolute Force HEMA Gear and Purpleheart Armory! Registration will open in April. Early Registration (before May 15) $125 Late Registration (May 16-June 14) $150 Onsite Registration (June 15) $165 For updates follow the forums at http://www.hemaalliance.com/discussion, join our event on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/events/359543550751113/, and follow us on Twitter @fightlongpoint, #Longpoint2012. Our website, http://www.fightlongpoint, will be...

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