SwordStrong KC

SwordStrong KC

MAY 6 & 7th, 2023

Two FULL days of sword fighting AND an entire day of strongman competition!

  • SWORD: Featuring a total of eight Sword events with professional, certified directors and judges, on indoor, pro-turf fields this tournament will take Kansas City Area Sword Fighting to the next level.
  • STRONG: Featuring a novice Strongman Event produced by one of our very own instructors, a national Strongman competitor. This Saturday ONLY event will give everyone the opportunity to engage, observe and even compete in a whole new arena.


Saturday, May 6th:

Sword Events: Novice and Open Events to be held for Rapier Plus, Saber, and Longsword events. See Rules for specifications (top and bottom of page). Novice and Open Events will be held simultaneously.

Rapier Plus Event- 9AM Start

Sword-Strength Event - this new and fun event is meant for both Sword and Strength participants! It is a test of strength and uses swords - everyone is encouraged to enter and join the fun!

Saber Event - Post lunchbreak start

Strongman Events- 9:30AM Start

Axle Clean and Press

Deadlift Medley

Uneven Weight Walk and Hold

Loading Race

Sunday, May 7th:

Sword Events: Novice and Open Events to be held for Rapier Plus, Saber, and Longsword events. See Rules for specifications (top and bottom of page). Novice and Open Events will be held simultaneously.

Longsword Event - 9AM Start

Team Mixed Steel Event - Post lunchbreak start


Spectator Passes: $5 per person covers the entire weekend - buy now or pay at the door Get a FREE Baer Swords class with every spectator pass!


Location: Homefield KC Indoor Courts

2115 E. Kansas City Road, Olathe, KS 66061

Sword Tournaments - Azteca Court

Strongman Competition - West Parking Lot


Sign up for the Sword Events:

Full Two Day Event Pass $90 before 2/28/23 then $100

Saturday May 6th, 2023 Only Event Pass $50 before 2/28/23 then $55

Sunday May 7th, 2023 Only Event Pass $50 before 2/28/23 then $55

Sign up for the Strong Events:

Saturday May 6th, 2023 $60 Registration closes April 29, 2023. Space limited to 40 participants.

****Sword Event Participants**** Contact Kat (kat@baerswords.com) to specify which events you are competing in as well as your Novice/Open preference


Upscale concessions and smoothies will be available for purchase at this event! The menu can be seen below!

***Personal water bottles/jugs and protein bar, single person type snacks are allowed onsite but no outside food/fast food, cases of beverages, pizza deliveries, etc. are permitted inside***

Coming to SwordStrong from out of town? Get a discounted rate for your hotel room - while they last! There are a wide variety of activities taking place the first weekend in May and these rooms will go quickly so be sure to book in advance to reserve your special SwordStrongKC rate. These rooms include free breakfast for up to 4 people per room, indoor pool, Wi-Fi, and more.

Hilton Garden Inn Olathe

12080 South Strang Line Road,

Olathe, KS 66062USA

Reserve your room

SwordStrongKC is proud to partner with:

The City of Olathe, KS

Hilton Garden Inn of Olathe, KS

HomeField KC, Olathe

Sponsorship Opportunities Are Now Available!

Bronze Level: $50 includes logo display on webpage, Facebook page(s), and t-shirt as well as community table (indoor) for display literature.

Silver Level: $100 includes all Bronze Level as well as Two Single Event sponsorships which entail badge display by all professional event personnel, special announcements during those events and event table signage with logo for those events only.

Gold Level: $200 includes all Bronze and Silver Level as well as full Sword Event sponsorship opportunities, constant event table signage throughout the entire weekend, t-shirt, 2 free spectator passes, complimentary vendor table space.

Contact Kat (kat@baerswords.com) for more information.

Vendor Tablespace Also Available!

Want to represent your brand at this amazing event and make money?

Limited booth/tablespace is available!

$100 gives your company premium visibility for the entire weekend.

Set up and tear down is vendor responsibility. Set up can begin morning of May 6th. Indoor or outdoor space (hardtop surface, no stakes) is available.

Contact Kat (kat@baerswords.com) for more information.

Thank You To Our Honored Sponsors

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