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Virtus Sword School is a Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) sword school based in Chir, Switzerland and The Hague,the Netherlands. All are welcome (18+), from beginners to seasoned warriors.

We provide a fun and friendly environment in which to improve your sword skills whilst meeting like-minded and interesting people.

 

8 months ago

We started to look at the master strikes last night in the introduction course.
The next intro course starts on 20th March.
http://www.virtusswordschool.com/intro/

8 months ago

This week we had three classes running; beginners longsword, Lecküchners messer and Myers rapier.

8 months ago

Last night was the first session of our beginners longsword course run by Jasper and it was a great success. At the other end of the hall Jake was running a messer session with the rest of the group.

8 months ago

Last night was our first session of the year. We started the year off with a session on Meyer’s staff.

8 months ago

Happy New year. Try something new. Learn to use a sword.

Introductory course starts 10th January 2020 in The Hague. Virtus Sword School teaches European historical swordsmanship. Everyone is ... See more

9 months ago

This week we were looking at medieval dagger fighting

9 months ago

9 months ago

LEARN TO USE A SWORD LIKE WITCHER

Introductory course starts 10th January 2020 in The Hague. Virtus Sword School teaches European historical swordsmanship. Everyone is welcome from beginners to ... See more

9 months ago

Ho ho ho swords for everyone

9 months ago

Happy Christmas 🎄⛄️🎄

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1 week ago
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The new beginner course has started! Thank you all for participating and we look forward to see you again next week!

1 week ago
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Yesterday, Virtus The Hague were revisiting the 5 meisterhauen, or mastercuts.
Both from the right side as well as the left.

We also kept a good eye on edge alignment, body structure, and closed off ... See more

3 weeks ago
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Virtus The Hague is back in business! We've just had our first lesson as an official Stichting.

2 months ago

And we're now an official stichting! Earlier today we all met up at the Notaris to sign the final paperwork. Virtus The Hague will be returning soon and better than ever!

5 months ago
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We are a very friendly bunch and you will often find us in the bar after the session

5 months ago
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We mostly teach German longsword but also other weapons such as staff, messer, broadsword and targe, sword and buckler, sidesword and dagger.

5 months ago
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Since we first started our numbers have grown.

5 months ago
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Our members have traveled to events in Austria, England, Belgium and of course the Netherlands where they’ve had the opportunity to take part in classes and competitions.

5 months ago
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We had fun training in a local park.

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