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HEMA

HEMA is an acronym for Historical European Martial Arts. The term encompasses a varied range of European fighting arts from Harnessfecten (fighting in armour) to Glima (Viking wrestling).  The Knight Shop offer one of the most comprehensive ranges of HEMA equipment for sale in the UK. We are specialists in this market and have a dedicated web store www.thehemashop.com

We even manufacture our own line of HEMA equipment! Our range of Red Dragon Armoury Synthetic Sparring Swords, Fencing Masks, Weapon Sparring Gloves, Throat Protectors, Groin Guards and Kit Bags can be purchased from retailers all over the planet.

We are the UK’s leading retailer of SPES protective equipment and hold large stocks of their products. We stock a range of federschwert, bucklers, rapiers, sabres, padded practice swords, wooden and nylon wasters, daggers, books, DVDs - basically everything you will ever need to get you into HEMA!

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  • School Pack - Red Dragon Synthetic Sparring Arming Swords - 10 for £350

    Bulk buy our specially priced School Pack of 10x Red Dragon Synthetic Sparring Arming Swords!

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    Excl. Tax: £39.17 Incl. Tax: £47.00 As low as: £35.00

  • School Pack - Red Dragon Sparring Longswords - 10 for £350

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    Bulk buy our specially priced School Pack of 10x Red Dragon Sparring Longswords!

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  • School Pack - Red Dragon HEMA Knee & Shin Protectors - 5 pairs for £175

    Offering some of the best protection and mobility on the market, our Knee and Shin Protectors are so well articulated you hardly know that you are wearing them. Unlike other leg protectors, ours articulate "with" the knee rather than restrict movement and most importantly offer side protection for the knee which is lacking on most of the protectors that are currently used. They are much less bulky than other protectors and due to their superior padding can be used for both synthetic and (blunt) steel sparring.

    Features removable padded liner that can be washed.
    Tip: People find that crossing the straps at the back give a more secure fit.
    One size only.

    Buy the School Pack - Red Dragon HEMA Knee & Shin Protectors with confidence from the UK’s leading HEMA protection retailer

    - Great protection
    - Hard plastic shell
    - Removable liner

    - Length: 52cm Learn More
    Excl. Tax: £33.33 Incl. Tax: £40.00 As low as: £35.00

  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Arming Sword

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    Arming swords, when combined with bucklers, are popular choice of weapon for HEMA. They are the basis for famous treatises such as the Walpurgis Fechtbuch, the earliest known surviving European fechtbuch (fighting manual). 

    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Arming Sword is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts. 

    Total Length:
     106.5cm 
    Blade Length
    :86.5cm 
    Guard Length:  20cm 
    Grip Length: 11.5cm 
    Pommel Length: 6.5cm 
    Hilt Length: 19cm 
    Weight: 682g 
    POB: 16.5cm 
    Material: Plastic, Steel, Brass

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece.

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    Excl. Tax: £39.17 Incl. Tax: £47.00

  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Bastard Sword

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    By replacing the standard wheel pommel of the Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Arming Sword with an extended pommel, we create the Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Bastard Sword. This sword is very popular with younger students where it can be used as a longsword or arming sword trainer depending on their requirements.

    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Arming Sword is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts. 

    Total Length: 113cm 
    Blade Length :86.5cm
    Guard Length:  20cm 
    Grip Length: 11.5cm 
    Pommel Length: .13cm 
    Hilt Length: 27cm 
    Weight: 690g 
    POB: 14cm 
    Material: Plastic, Steel, Brass

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary form piece to piece

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  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Longsword

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    Longwords are undoubtedly the most popular weapon on the HEMA scene. They are the basis for several treatises from masters such as Fiore, Lichtenauer and Talhoffer spanning more than 200 years.

    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Longsword is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts.

    Total Length: 124cm
    Blade Length :96.5cm 
    Guard Length:  24cm 
    Grip Length: 19.5cm 
    Pommel Length: 6.5cm 
    Hilt Length: 27cm 
    Weight: 768g
    POB: 15.24cm 
    Material: Plastic, Steel, Brass

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece.

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  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Basket Hilt Sword

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    The Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Basket Hilt Sword has been designed and tested in conjunction with English Martial Arts Academy and we are grateful for their help with this. It is great for practising techniques from George Silver and Highland Broadsword fighting manuals and a great choice of weapon for people starting out in backsword systems.

    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Arming Sword is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts. 

    Blade Length :87 cm
    Guard Length:  14.5cm
    Grip Length: 11.5cm 
    Pommel Length: 3.5cm 
    Hilt Length: 16cm 
    Total Length: 105cm 
    Total Weight: 690g 
    POB: 15.24cm 
    Material: Plastic, Steel, Brass

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece

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  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Falchion

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    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Falchion is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts. 

    Total Length: 95cm 
    Blade Length: 76cm 
    Guard Length:  20cm
    Grip Length: 11.5cm
    Pommel Length: 6.5cm
    Hilt Length: 19cm 
    Weight: 622g 
    POB: 14cm
    Material: Plastic, Steel, Brass

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece.

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  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Messer

    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Messer is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts. 

    Blade Length: 76cm
    Guard Length:  16cm 
    Grip Length: 11.5cm 
    Pommel Length: 6cm 
    Hilt Length: 19cm 
    Total Length: 95cm 
    Total Weight: 604g 
    POB: 15cm
    Material: Plastic, Steel, Brass

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece.

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  • Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Langes Messer

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    Our Red Dragon HEMA Synthetic Sparring Langes Messer is designed for the rigours of the HEMA salle and is practically unbreakable. Its combination of durability and value for money make it a popular choice for HEMA schools around the globe. It comes in modular form with many options for customisation and is perfect for beginners.

    Our synthetic swords are also great for film and theatrical use, being cheaper and requiring a lot less maintenance than their steel or aluminium counterparts. 

    Blade Length: 76cm 
    Guard Width: 15cm 
    Handle Grip Length: 12cm 
    Pommel Length: 12.5cm 
    Hilt Length: 1 25cm 
    Total Length: 102cm 
    Total Weight: 0.766 kg
    Point Of Balance: 12.5cm

    All dimensions are approximate and may vary from piece to piece

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