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Blademasters League: Longsword Score Table – Jun 2019

Please find the updated rankings of the Longsword division below:

Longsword
Nameno of BoutsWinsLossesDrawsPoints total
Joe H181251177
Luke L171250168
Brian M131120135
Andrzej R13670115
Nuno V13742112
Branden T13751107
Martin B13742101
Michael N1073093
Karl S1458170
Tomasz N1129064
Michal N1228259
Sam K824250
Fionn BC13111150
Grzegorz K532041
David B321022
Ronan L504117
Donnacha MC50419

We’re almost halfway through the League! Joe took over the first place again after the last session with only 9 points ahead though. Brian is on the third place with 32 points away.

Everyone can still easily catch up as there’s 6 more league tournaments to go!

Meanwhile, you can watch videos from the last Fight Night below:

Blademasters League: Longsword Score Table – May 2019

Up to date results of the Longsword division can be found below:

Longsword
Nameno of BoutsWinsLossesDrawsPoints total
Luke L171250168
Joe H13940138
Brian M131120135
Michael N1073093
Nuno V954072
Andrzej R945072
Karl S1458170
Branden T954067
Tomasz N1129064
Michal N1228259
Sam K824250
Martin B834148
Grzegorz K532041
Fionn BC816131
David B321022
Donnacha MC50419

Luke took over the first place with 30 points ahead of Joe who’s second! Brian on third is barely 3 points away. Everyone can still catch up as there’s 8 more league tournaments to go!

Meanwhile, you can watch videos from the last Fight Night below:

Clash of the Towers 2019 Review

Clash of the Towers 2019 – Open Steel Longsword Tournament that took place last Saturday on the 4th of May 2019 in Dublin hosted by Dublin HEMA Club was the second leg of this year’s Irish Historical Fencing League

With great pleasure we’d like to congratulate the winners:

  • Andrzej Rozycki of Cork Blademasters – Gold
  • Michael Nolan of Cork Blademasters – Silver
  • William Wallace of Dublin HEMA Club – Bronze

Technical Prize: Nick Laing of Virtus Sword School Cardiff

Cutting Competition Winner: Michael Nolan of Cork Blademasters

Videos from eliminations phase are now available on our official YouTube Channel:

Big Thanks to our League sponsors who funded awesome prizes for the winners:

– Aureus Swords – website: https://aureusswords.com/ 

– Sparring Gloves – website: http://sparringglove.com/en_US/ 

– The Knight Shop International Ltd and their HEMA focused website: www.thehemashop.com

– SPES Historical Fencing Gear – website: http://histfenc.com/    

– PBT Historical Fencing – website: http://pbthistoricalfencing.com/

Clash of the Towers 2019 Prize List:

1st place – pair of 5 fingers Sparring Gloves sponsored by Sparring Gloves, Gold Medal and 50 GBP TheHemaShop voucher sponsored by The Knight Shop International Ltd, 50 Eur PBT Voucher sponsored by PBT Historical Fencing

2nd place: silver medal and 50 GBP TheHemaShop voucher sponsored by The Knight Shop International Ltd

3rd place: bronze medal sponsored by The Knight Shop International Ltd)

Cutting Competition Winner Prize: pair of Gecko Elbow and Forearm protectors sponsored by SPES Historical Fencing Gear

Technical Prize: Free ticket to next IHFL League event!

Tournament was fought exclusively with a pair of excellent Federschwert Swoosh German Tournament feders sponsored by Aureus Swords!

Thanks to HEMA Ireland and Dublin Hema Club for hosting the event!

Results of the tournament have been submitted to HEMA Ratings Website and the Irish Historical Fencing League 2019 Results can be seen on the HEMA Ireland Website.

Training Schedule – May 2019

May 2019 Schedule:

Wed 01/05/2019 – German Longsword Course 4/10
Thu 02/05/2019 – Longsword Training
Sun 05/05/2019 – Limerick Sabre Workshop
Sun 05/05/2019 – Longsword Training
Mon 06/05/2019 – ***Training Cancelled***
Wed 08/05/2019 – German Longsword Course 5/10
Thu 09/05/2019 – Ringen Training
Sun 12/05/2019 – Coached Sparring: Sabre
Mon 13/05/2019 – Longsword Training
Wed 15/05/2019 – German Longsword Course 6/10
Thu 16/05/2019 – Sidesword & Dagger Training
Sun 19/05/2019 – Waterford Longsword Workshop
Sun 19/05/2019 – Coached Sparring: Longsword
Mon 20/05/2019 – Longsword Training
Wed 22/05/2019 – German Longsword Course 7/10
Thu 23/05/2019 – Polearms Training
Sat 25/05/2019 – Cork Sparring Meetup
Sun 26/05/2019 – Blademasters League: Longsword
Mon 27/05/2019 – Sabre Training
Wed 29/05/2019 – German Longsword Course 8/10
Thu 30/05/2019 – Blademasters League: Sabre

Or click here to see our Schedule Page (bookmark it!)

Blademasters Cup 2019 Review

Blademasters Cup 2019 – Open Steel Longsword Tournament that took place on the 30th of Mar 2019 in Cork hosted by Cork Blademasters was the first leg of this year’s Irish Historical Fencing League

With great pleasure we’d like to congratulate the winners:

  • Sam Gassmann of Goats Head Historical Fencing – Gold
  • Michael Smallridge of The Iron Door Collective – Silver
  • Jurg Gassman of Goats Head Historical Fencing – Bronze

Technical Prize: Michael Smallridge of The Iron Door Collective

Best Newcomer Prize: Matthias Augustin of Medieval Combat Group

Cutting Competition Results:

  • Piotr Szymanski of Leitrim Longsword – Gold
  • Michael Smallridge of The Iron Door Collective – Silver
  • Stephen Lindsay of Goats Head Historical Fencing – Bronze

Videos from eliminations phase are now available on our official YouTube Channel:

Big Thanks to our League sponsors who funded awesome prizes for the winners:

– Aureus Swords – website: https://aureusswords.com/

– Sparring Gloves – website: http://sparringglove.com/en_US/

– The Knight Shop International Ltd and their HEMA focused website: www.thehemashop.com

SPES Historical Fencing Gear – website: http://histfenc.com/    

– PBT Historical Fencing – website: http://pbthistoricalfencing.com/

Blademasters Cup 2019 Prize List:

1st place – pair of 5 fingers Sparring Gloves sponsored by Sparring Gloves, Gold Medal and 50 GBP TheHemaShop voucher sponsored by The Knight Shop International Ltd, 50 Eur PBT Voucher sponsored by PBT Historical Fencing

2nd place: silver medal and 50 GBP TheHemaShop voucher sponsored by The Knight Shop International Ltd

3rd place: bronze medal sponsored by The Knight Shop International Ltd)

Best Newcomer Award: Mathias Augustin (Medieval Combat Group) who received a pair of forearm protectors light sponsored by SPES Historical Fencing Gear

Technical Prize voted by all tournament participants: Michael Smallridge who won a free ticket to next IHFL League event!

Tournament was fought exclusively with a pair of excellent Federschwert Swoosh German Tournament feders sponsored by Aureus Swords!

Thanks to HEMA Ireland and Cork Blademasters for hosting the event!

Results of the tournament have been submitted to HEMA Ratings Website and the Irish Historical Fencing League 2019 Results can be seen on the HEMA Ireland Website.