Byzantine Swordsmanship drills from the HELLENIC ACADEMY OF HISTORICAL EUROPEAN MARTIAL ARTS


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HELLENIC ACADEMY OF HISTORICAL EUROPEAN MARTIAL ARTS. School dedicated to the study and practice of ancient,medieval,renaissance and modern swordsmanship.

Academy of Historical European Martial Arts: Training in Byzantine weapon use.

Drills about paramerion with shield vs paramerion with shield
and
paramerion vs paramerion

The soundtrack is a Byzantine war dance and it is named ‘The swords dance’. It’s origins come from Farasa of Cappadocia. When the Byzantium fall the Cappadocians learn the dance andwith it also they were training the art of swords.The swords were paramerion,spathion or long knives. The dance is alive in Greece until now.

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