We're Already Planning for 2025!

2024 Livestreams, Interviews, and Videos Can Be Found on Our YouTube Channel

See 2024 Highlights below!

See All the Winners of SwordStrong KC 2024 HERE

Testimonials from SwordStrong KC 2024

Rob Childs, Black Tigers

"...this event had some of the best saber competitors I've come across anywhere in my travels. I highly encourage anyone who practices the art to put this tournament on your schedule."

May 9, 2024

Josh Dale, Union Historical Fencing

"...Thank you to Baerswords School of Western Martial Arts, who always put on a great event, and who never forget that hard competition doesn't have to come at the expense of fun and respect to others."

May 8, 2024

Dave O, Mix 93.3 radio

"SWORD FIGHTING - HOW COOL IS THIS???!!!!!"

May 4, 2024

Micaiah Elliott, Cymbrogi School of Western Martial Arts

"Had a blast at SwordStrong KC this weekend. Thankful for all the teachers, friends, and competitors that push me to be better!"

May 7, 2024

All American Sports Indoor Arena

"Everyone at All-American Indoor Sports would like to thank SwordStrong KC & Baerswords School of Western Martial Arts for their amazing Sword Fighting KC Tournament 2024 that was held on the weekend of May 3 - 5, 2024."

May 16, 2024

Ryan Collins, Baer Swords School of Western Martial Arts

"The amazing camaraderie and fierce competition make this an event to remember. So well organized and executed........Thanks to the amazing organizers at Baerswords School of Western Martial Arts as well as the judges, directors, runners, etc. who helped make this weekend so great!"

May 5, 2024

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SWORDSTRONG KC

2025

May 2-4, 2025

All American Indoor Sports Arena

8875 Rosehill Rd., Lenexa, KS 66215

Required to sign up for tournament events

Each athlete must register individually

Step 1) You will be asked to complete the registration form and sign the Release and Waiver of Liability.

Step 2) Choose the events you want to participate in and check out.

One, Two and Three Day Spectator Passes

Spectators can cheer on their favorite athletes, enjoy full field view on the big screen from the on-site pub, view demonstrations and see swordfighting from many of the highest caliber swordfighters around.

SwordStrong KC 2024

May 2-4, 2025

All American Indoor Sports Arena

8875 Rosehill Rd., Lenexa, KS 66215

Video provided by KXW Productions

Open and Novice for all Events

$25 per event

  • Friday May 2, 2025: TBD

  • Saturday May 3, 2025: TBD

  • Sunday May 4, 2025: TBD

  • See Our Prize Sponsors

Classes and Speakers

SPECIAL DOUBLE CLASS!!

$45

  • Friday May 3, 2024 2PM - 6PM

  • Key Speaker

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Rob Childs, Black Tigers

Revelations of Rapier

Included in Athlete Registration:

  • Friday May 3, 2024

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David Miller, Sellsword Arts

Stunts Meet Real Swordsmanship: Creating Stage Combat with Historical Technique

  • Saturday May 4, 2024

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Jeremy Pace,

Cymbrogi School of Western Martial Arts

Sprechfenster, The Key to KdF

  • Sunday May 5, 2024

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Donny McKay,
Fencing

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