What is Hema

what is hema

HEMA, short for Historical European Martial Arts, is a form of martial arts that focuses on the study and practice of combat techniques and tactics from the medieval and Renaissance periods in Europe. It involves the use of historically accurate weapons and armor, as well as techniques taken from treatises and manuals written by masters of the time. HEMA has gained popularity in recent years, with enthusiasts participating in tournaments and events worldwide.