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.
- 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
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 released at a later date (don’t go there now! Still under construction).
Note: Lodging arrangements with hotels in walking distance to the event are being arranged—we’ll keep you posted!