Founded in 2015, Columbus Saber Academy offers weekly instructor lead training in Longsword, Military Sabre, Rapier, and LED Saber, as well our Longsword Yoga, Self Defense, and Conditioning programs.

We are committed to always presenting an open, welcoming, and inclusive environment that empowers community interaction and personal growth and development.

Our classes and workshops are structured to develop ability, endurance, confidence, and sportsmanship through individual and partner drills in foundational and advanced martial techniques that focus on proper structure, mechanics, tempo, measure, and movement.

Beginners are welcome in all classes.

Click the Schedulicity link below to register for classes – your first class is free and we offer discounts for family memberships.


Our students and instructors are active in the HEMA and LED Sabering communities and participate in tournaments and workshops around the country throughout the year.

CSA is a member organization in both the Ohio River Valley HEMA League (ORVL) and the LEDSabering Saber Combat League (SCL) and host our Crossroads: beginner, open, and advanced tournament events in our instructed weapons (Longsword, Military Sabre, and LED Saber) annually.


Visit our YouTube and Twitch channels for gear reviews, technique demonstrations and discussions, tournaments livestreams, or +just to see some of our recorded fights from our open bouting sessions.