WELCOME TO MEN AT ARMS MARTIAL ARTS
RESTORING THE ART
At Men at Arms, we bring back to life the long lost martial arts of the Medieval Period. Discover your inner martial artist and join our ranks today!
CLASH OF CLAYMORES 2019
April 26-28, 2019
Men at Arms Martial Arts hosted the first Longpoint Historical Fencing League Event of 2019 with Clash of Claymores! Over 120 fighters from 27 HEMA clubs competed in 4 tournaments including Rookie, Open, and Premier Longsword Divisions. Along with 3 days of competition there were also 16 classes and workshops. Special thanks to our volunteers and competitors who made Clash of Claymores an event to remember!
CLASH OF CLAYMORES 2019 ANNOUCED!
July 12, 2025
The second annual Clash of Claymores shall occur from April 26th-April 28th at Shippensburg University, PA. There shall be THREE longsword tournaments; a rookie, open, and premiere tournament. There shall also be a Saber tournament and over 14 classes and workshops the first and last day of the event.
MEN AT ARMS FEATURED ON LOCAL NEW SHOW, "GOOD DAY PA"!
July 20th, 2018
Men at Arms MArtial Arts was invited on the local ABC News show, "Good Day PA"! We had a great time and many special thanks to AB27 News and the "Good Day PA" team and we are looking forward to our next visit to the show!
MEN AT ARMS WINS BRONZE AT MID ATLANTIC TOURNAMENT
September 15th, 2018
At the Mid Atlantic Tournament, Fighty McFightFace, 8 fighters from Men at Arms competed in a 60 fighter tournament. Men at Arms students Devvin Earnest and Chris Shenk advanced to the elimination round whil Club Founder, James Reed swept his pool en route to a 3rd place finish and bronze medal.
CLASH OF CLAYMORES 2018
September 1-2 2018
In the first tournament hosted by Men at Arms Martial Arts, so of the best fighters in the Mid Atlantic competed in an Open Longsword Tournament. Congratulations to the medalists for incredible performances and fighting.
GIVE A GIRL A SWORD COMING TO MEN AT ARMS!
August 12th, 2018
Men at Arms is hosting one of the first Give a Girl a Sword events in Eastern North America! This event is an outreach event to women in the community to introduce them to HEMA and show that learning the art of sword combat is for everyone and Men at Arms will strive to facilitate that goal! This event will see contribution from representatives from at least five other HEMA clubs and shall include 2 members of the HEMA Alliance General Council! This event is open to the public for free!
CLASH OF CLAYMORES ANNOUNCED!
September 1-2, 2018
Men at Arms Martial Arts shall be hosting it's first event, Clash of Claymores! Clash of Claymores will be a 2 day event featuring public demonstrations, hands on seminars, an open steel tournament , and shall be capped of with a Grand Melee , where in the end....there can be only one!
KLOPTERFECHT 2018 IN MAY!
May 19, 2018
The unofficial HEMA family reunion in the Mid Atlantic, Klopterfecht 2018 will draw dozens of practionners from over a dozen clubs for a full day of socializing, sparring, and general camraderie.
BROKEN POINT TOURNAMENT WRAPPED UP
April 21st, 2018
The 2nd tournament involving Men at Arms members, Broken Point was a small yet very rewarding experience for the fighters who attended!
MEN AT ARMS COMPLETES 1ST TOURNAMENT
March 23rd-25th. 2018
Over half of Men at ArmsArm active member participated in Flowerpoint's Longsword tournament. Over 85 fighters competed in one of the largest events in the region.
MEN AT ARMS MARTIAL ARTS TO DEVELOP HIGHLAND COMBAT COURSE
February 19, 2018
After the many successes of the Longsword and Dagger class in 2017, Men at Arms will be exploring and developing a curriculum for the multiple aspects of Highland combat with a focus primarily on the Broadsword and Targe
ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY
Men at Arms celebrates it's first year! Men at Arms has come a long way. From 5 people using foam wasters in a local park to having between 10-18 students per class in our new venue at Crones Tae Kwon Do, we have come a long way and cannot wait to see what the future holds for not only us but you as well!
2 WEEKLY CLASSES ARE COMING!
April 1st, 2018
Starting on April 1st, Men At Arms Martial Arts shall be adding a 2nd Class on Sundays. Specific class times are to be announced soon!