We offer sincere congratulations to Associazione italiana Maestri d’Arme (AIMA) and Società di promozione dell’Arte dell’Armi (SPADA) for their success at promoting historical fencing (scherma storica) in the modern Italian society.
We were happy to read the news of SPADA becomming officially attached to the Italian Fencing Federation and of the AIMA successful bidding for the Italian Fencing Federation to recognize AIMA teachers and titles.
Furtmore, more congratulations are in order, because of the news that scherma storica will feature as the guest combat sport at the 2019 European Games as presented by the Italian delegation. We eagerly await further news in that regard.
We wish the organizers and all participants further success and much joy in their work.
The Executive Committee of IFHEMA