Dr. Guy Windsor – From Medieval Manuscript to Modern Practice
In this special guest blog post, we welcome author and renowned swordsmanship instructor Dr. Guy Windsor, who has spent the last twenty-five years researching, practicing, and teaching Historical Martial Arts. Guy has taken the time to write a blog post for us describing the content and context behind the volumes in his popular collection of HEMA books sold […]
Are you choosing the right HEMA gear?
As the manufacturer of Red Dragon HEMA equipment and clothing, we take safety within HEMA seriously and operate to the highest of standards. We are constantly asked by HEMA beginners what equipment they should buy and what would work best with the activity they are doing. In this blog, we will try and advise on […]
HEMA vs Isolation
We all know by now COVID-19 or Coronavirus has swept through many countries, forcing people to stay in their homes or to social distance themselves from others. As this has meant that many group activities, such as HEMA gatherings, have been cancelled until further notice, we wanted to show you how you can use this […]
Journey to the European Games 2019
We are proud to announce that The Knight Shop will be sponsoring Emilia Cecylia Skirmuntt, a well-known figure and instructor in the HEMA community, to participate in the European Games 2019. The European Games will be held in Minsk, the Capital of Belarus, from the 21st June to the 31st June 2019. The competition features […]