We are Southern Alberta’s premier Western Martial Arts School
Come and explore the world of Western combat arts, from the lethal and elegant German longsword, to the science of boxing to the close combat methods of grappling and knife fighting.
The Forge fosters development in the duality of the lethal art of Western Martial Arts without compromise. Focusing on combat conditioning, skills and camaraderie!
News and Events
Registration is open for this year’s Anvil, happening Saturday, June 8, 2019. This event will be a little different from the past as we introduce a youth category in steel longsword! We hope to see the familiar batch of prairie-league fighters and are always excited to see new faces. Please click the below link for […]
Check back here frequently as forgewma.com undergoes some long-overdue updates! Much has happened within the club since our last post in October 2016. Please explore the site as we update and add new content, links, videos and MOAR! You’ll find in the meantime, frequent updates mostly on Facebook, not so much on Twitter (though that will […]
It’s that time of year again… Anvil 2016 is almost here! This year our annual HEMA tournament will be held at Sunnyside Hillhurst Community Association @ 320 5 Ave NW, Calgary, AB Events will include: Longsword Grosse Messer (German shortsword) Dussack Join us for a fun day of Historical European Martial Arts competition. Check out our […]