Dec 22, 2013

VaMi is on holiday

Training will continue 13.1.2014 untill further notice:

18:30-19:30 HEMA techniques (You can stay and train solo drills afterwards)
19:30-20:30 Epee free fencing (Friendly matches for all after beginner's course)

18:30-19:30 Epee techniques (Legwork and pair exercises. If You want a private lesson, agree with Antti in advance)
19:30-20:30 HEMA free fencing (Try and fight ONLY after Antti says it's ok. You can come and train solo drills and observe the beatdown.)

Have a nice Holiday!

Dec 14, 2013

Do You want a VaMi shirt? Place an order through Antti.

As always I cannot guarantee the quality of the prints. It has varied somewhat previously. The price is 23€ t-shirt/25€ long sleeve including post.

I'll place an order at the end of next week so tell me which of the three options for text, which shirt and what size You'd like before Thursday 19.12.

Greets: Antti

Nov 10, 2013

Monday after beginners course

Untill the Holidays we'll continue on Mondays as such:
18:30-19:30 HEMA, concentrating on Fiore dei Liberi's plays on sword in one hand, beginning with dagger against sword
19:30-20:30 Epee free fencing

Oct 31, 2013

Training 6.11. is cancelled

Beginners course will skip this date and continue again next Wednesday.

Oct 23, 2013

Training cancelled today Wednesday 23.10.

Training cancelled due to sickness. Beginners course in epee will move forward one week.

Greets: Antti

Sep 3, 2013

Alkeiskurssit / Beginners courses

Historiallisen miekkailun alkeiskurssi alkaa ma 16.9. klo 18:30-20. K15
Urheilumiekkailun alkeiskurssi ke 18.9. klo 18:30-20. K13
Kesto 8 viikkoa.

Hinta 70€ tai 50€ työttömät, eläkeläiset, opiskelijat, varusmiehet, siviilipalvelusmiehet.
Hinta sisältää harjoittelun kummallakin alkeiskurssilla ja treenit vuoden loppuun.

Treeneihin tarvitset sisäkengät, paidan ja pitkät housut.
Sali on Palosaarella osoitteessa Wolffintie 36 F.

For information on the beginners courses in Sports epee or HEMA, contact Antti.

Aug 24, 2013

Next Monday training is 19:30-21:00

Free fencing time for 26.8. will change to 19:30-21:00.

Aug 19, 2013

Kiitos Ruusalle florettiopeista

Suuret kiitokset Ruusa Degermanille (OMS) kesän florettitreeneistä. Vieraaseen aseeseen tarttuminen voi olla haastavaa mutta palaute on ollut hyvää. Opetus oli innostavaa ja tietävää, kiinnostus kasvoi entisestään.

Hyvää jatkoa ja terveisiä pohjoiseen.

Aug 18, 2013

Rest of August is free fencing

Regular training will start in September. Untill then You can come and train what You want, depending on the participants, on Mondays and Wednesdays 18:30-20:00.

Saksalainen miekkailu I – Perusteet 14.9.-15.9. Helsinki / German longsword I - basics in Helsinki

EHMS will organise a seminar on basics for german longsword.
More info (in Finnish)

Highly recommended.

Aug 15, 2013

Helsinki Bolognese Open 2013

Varmasti hyvä tapahtuma ja kova kisa. Antti menee mahdollisesti.

Aug 6, 2013

Two weeks of Foil to go

Ruusa will be in town for two weeks. If You're interested in trying out foil, You can do it still this week or the next.

Jul 29, 2013

Epee training today Monday 29.7. at 19-20:30

Going through some things from this year's coach seminar.

Jun 23, 2013

Foil in the summer

Ruusa Degerman from Oulun Miekkailuseura is staying the summer in Vaasa and has kindly offered to teach anyone willing foil fencing.

Foil fencing will be on schedule Wednesdays 19-20, July-August, per arrangement.

This means that You have to send an email to Ruusa IF You are coming to fence every time, day before. Otherwise, there will be no training.
If You are not a member of VaMi, You are required to pay the membership fee for 2013 and training fee of 20 euros. Send Antti an email if You are interested.

Jun 9, 2013

Free fencing Monday 10.6. 19:00

Come fence epee/sabre/dagger+epee or train what You want.

Jun 1, 2013


VaMi will officially be on holiday until fall.
Training during summer will be shown here and in the calendar.

Have fun!

Free fencing Mo 3.6. 19:00-20:30

Come train what You want. Mostly we fence epee.

May 28, 2013

HEMA kesäleiri 29. – 30.6.2013 Suomenlinnassa

Muistutetaan vielä varmaan mainiosta tapahtumasta tulevana suvena. Ilmoittautuminen alennetuilla hinnoilla päättyy tämän kuun lopussa.

In English

Jos vaan mahdollista mennä niin suosittelen. Itse en pääse paikalle. Varusteita saa lainaan VaMilta kun kysyy.


May 21, 2013

SM5L Valmentajakoulutusleiri 22.-28.7.2013, Kiipula

Tarkat tiedot:

Kesän 2013 Valmentajakoulutusleiri Kiipulassa

Antti aikoo osallistua 99 prosentin todennäköisyydellä, mutta vain kalpa-osioon.

Apr 25, 2013

Beginners' course

Springs beginners' course is "drop-in" this time.
You can come to any said training to try out once and with one payment train the basics until the end of May.

Mondays 18:30-20:00 HEMA
Wednesdays 18:30-19:45 Sports fencing

You'll need indoor shoes and long sweat pants. Price is 50/40€ (working/unemployed, retired, student) which covers membership for 2013 and training in both HEMA and sports fencing (no discount if You want to train in only one).


Apr 17, 2013

Payments for spring are due


The harsh realities of the world require us to collect the fees. No panic but sooner the better.
Check the prices here.


Apr 2, 2013

Feb 5, 2013

Jan 11, 2013

Training continues! OOPS!!!

Training is back!

Times remain the same untill further notice:

18:30-20:00 HEMA basics
20:00-21:00 Free fencing (Sports and/or HEMA depending on people)

18:30-19:45 Sports fencing technique
Should be 19:30-21:00 HEMA advanced