Dive into an authentic swordplay adventure
Join us for an exciting 60-120 minutes where you’ll take on the role of a renaissance noble training for their first duel, put on armour and immerse yourself in knightly training, experience the thrill of fighting from horseback, try Axe-Throwing or test your Sword Cutting skills.
Our Adventures take place at our Downtown Vancouver Studio: 412 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, or at a location of your choice at an additional cost.
By Provincial Health Order, all members of Academie Duello and participants in various in-person programs are required to present proof of vaccination through the BC Vaccine Card, or by displaying an out-of-province proof of vaccination. For more information about the BC Vaccine Card, including how to apply, please click here.
We’ve implemented COVID-19 Safety procedures so that you can feel safe while having fun. For our detailed Safety Protocol click here.
Who can come?
Our regularly scheduled adventures are suitable for ages 14 and up. Private adventures are available for ages 6 and up. All fitness levels welcome. No experience required!
What Do I Bring?
Comfortable workout clothes, indoor shoes, a water bottle, and a thirst for adventure!
We Keep You Safe
All of our equipment is made specifically for safe practice while keeping an authentic feel. We use protective equipment when its required and our instructors are all experienced experts.
Academie Duello is the world’s largest centre for the study of European Martial Arts and our adventure programs are a fun, safe, and engaging way for you, your family and friends, or your team to explore the dream of being a warrior or musketeer.
Daily Sessions & Private Adventures
Join us for one of our regular themed sessions or book your own private adventure for your group. We provide:
- Real steel swords, blunted and made for practice
- Expert European martial arts instructors
- Immersive and exciting swordplay and archery experiences
- Sessions for singles, small groups, corporate bookings and team-building exercises, birthday parties, bachelor and bachelorette parties, and more!
Even the playing field with an epic adventure like no other! Lessons in swordplay, staff, archery, and more; demonstrations; tournaments; at our centre, stables, or your office. MORE
Adult Parties and Groups
Birthday parties, bachelor and bachelorette parties, and adventures with your friends and family. Take one of our theme adventures or create your own! MORE
Youth Parties and Groups
An exciting adventure that will ignite the imagination of kids ages 6 and up. Learn swordplay, handle real swords, make shields, and explore knighthood! MORE
Academie Duello Centre for Swordplay
412 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 1L1
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21955 16 Ave, Langley, BC V2Z 1K2