The Swiss Gathering is the annual gathering of the Swiss HEMA Federation, first held in 2011, hosted by Leo et Ursus in Schönbühl (BE). It is the annual event for historical fencers organised by the SFHEMA. Open to everybody, it offers workshops a tournament and some conferences. It also hosts the SFHEMA general assembly.
This event has for aim the meeting of all Swiss associations which are members of the FSAMHE, so that they can discuss about HEMA and share their various approaches and practices.
The Swiss Gathering 2019: October 19/20 in Schönbühl.
The meeting of the general assembly will take place on Friday, October 18th at 9pm.
The workshops, the presentations and the tournament will be held on Saturday and Sunday. The program of the event is available here. It is still subject to revision until mid-September.
Breakfast and lunch on Saturday and Sunday, as well as accommodation (Friday and Saturday, in a PC shelter near the gym) are organized by the Swiss Gathering.