Προπόνηση με μακρύ αγχέμαχο όπλο (δόρυ)


Scholae Palatinae

Τα μακριά αγχέμαχα όπλα ήταν ένα από τα βασικά όπλα των Ρωμαίων της ανατολής. Με το νέο έτος θα γίνουν κύκλοι προπονήσεων πάνω στις τεχνικές των όπλων αυτών.

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Byzantine Hoplomachia: Bardukion duels


Scholae Palatinae

Mace was one of the favorite weapons used by the East Roman (byzantine) army. Various names regarding mace can be found in contemporary sources, describing probably various types. Apelatikion, bardoukion, matzoukion, koryni, ropalon, ravdion, sidiroravdion are just some of these terms. Mace was carried by humble soldiers -like apelatai and akritai- ,as well as by the elite tagmata regiments of cataphracts, nobility and the emperor himself. Different types were used for throwing or just for thrusting.

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