Synthetic Training Weapons

Practice your sword fighting and weapon wielding skills with synthetic swords and weapons from Dark Knight Armoury before you take up your real steel blades. Train safely with realistic practice weapons made of super tough, modern day materials like polypropylene. These synthetic sparring blades are durable enough to withstand light combat with fellow polypropylene blades, and we offer these practice swords in an incredible amount of variation. From synthetic katana and practice longswords to polypropylene gladius, tomahawks, and even synthetic training daggers, find them all here. Pick a synthetic weapon to practice basics or learn new techniques without risk of damaging yourself or your favorite steel sword.
Axe Gang Hatchet Trainer by Cold Steel
07-92BKAXG
The Axe Gang Hatcher Trainer is made of heaviest grade polypropylene available and closely duplicates a hand axe in length, size, weight, and feel. It has the winning advantages of being virtually unbreakable and cut resistant.
Price: $22.99
On Sale For: $18.40
Black and Red Single Hand Sparring Sword
PR9421
Single handed swords are ideal for those advanced enough to wield a parrying dagger or a shield in their second hand. This Black and Red Single Hand Sparring Sword gives you that option, making it a great sword for the art of fencing.
Price: $85.00
Black and Red Sparring Bastard Sword
PR9441
A development of the medieval era, the bastard sword is always a great choice. This Black and Red Sparring Bastard Sword allows you to implement this classic sword into your Western martial arts practice or theatrical reenactment.
Price: $88.00
Black and Red Sparring Falchion
PR9471
Combining great force and agility, the falchion became a well loved sword of the medieval era. This Black and Red Sparring Falchion gives a modern touch to this classic sword, perfect for your sparring practice or reenactment.
Price: $90.00
Black and Red Sparring Longsword
PR9411
Sparring swords have a number of different uses, from Historical European Martial Arts to reenactment to theatrics. The Black and Red Sparring Longsword is an eye catching and versatile option of an expertly crafted sparring sword.
Price: $90.00
Black and Red Sparring Messer
PR9451
For centuries, Messers have been an important element of fencing, alongside the rapier. This Black and Red Sparring Messer offers a unique take on one of those traditional sparring swords that will give you the edge that you desire.
Price: $90.00
Black and Red Two Handed Sparring Messer
PR9461
If you excel at Western martial arts, you need a sword that shows it! Approved for HEMA use, the Black and Red Two Handed Sparring Messer is an eye catching sword that is great for practicing, reenacting, and theatrical use as well.
Price: $93.00
Black Basket Hilt Sword Guard
PR2031
A basket hilt is typically favored in order to provide more defense to the hand then a standard guard would provide. This Black Basket Hilt Sword Guard does provide more protection, encircling the hand in defensive half-sphere shell.
Price: $24.00
Black Basket Hilt Sword Pommel
PR4031
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Black Basket Hilt Sword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Single Hand Sword Blades quite nicely.
Price: $11.50
Black Blade Sparring Messer
PR9051
A sleek black look pairs with high impact materials to create the Black Blade Sparring Messer. This sword is perfect for sparring in historical European martial arts, and it makes a great Messer for reenactments and theatrical use too.
Price: $90.00
Black Longsword Blade
PR1011
Designed for use with our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords, this Black Longsword Blade is an interchangeable blade that can be used with any of our Xtreme Sparring Swords to create a custom-built sword that suits your preferences.
Price: $61.00
Black Longsword Grip
PR3011
This sword grip is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Longswords, or the individual longsword blades. Like a it should, this Black Longsword Grip ensures that your sword has grip that fits comfortably in your hand.
Price: $8.00
Black Longsword Guard
PR2011
This simple synthetic sword guard has been designed with safety, durability, and aesthetics in mind, using a 15th century guard as a reference. This Black Longsword Guard is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords.
Price: $8.00
Black Longsword Pommel
PR4011
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Black Longsword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Longsword Blades quite effectively.
Price: $13.00
Black Messer Blade
PR1051
Durable and easily adaptable, the Black Messer Blade is tough to last through sessions of intense sparring practice. Utilized since the Renaissance, the Messer blade has long been a traditional weapon used in the art of fencing.
Price: $61.00
Black Messer Guard
PR2051
One aspect of a Messer that sets it apart from other swords is its guard with an extension, known as a Nagel, that protects the wielders hand. Attach the Black Messer Guard to your Messer blade to begin creating your sparring sword.
Price: $8.00
Black Polypropylene Leaf Blade Gladius
NP-GT32
Well suited for a Roman officer, this sparring gladius will keep your reflexes sharp. This Black Polypropylene Leaf Blade Gladius blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $39.00
On Sale For: $34.00
Black Polypropylene Practice Wakizashi
NP-GT05
While training in martial arts, students traditionally used wooden swords known as bokken. This Black Polypropylene Practice Wakizashi blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $15.90
Black Polypropylene Roman Gladius Sword
NP-GT30
Wield this practice sword to hone your classical skills before joining the Roman legion. This Black Polypropylene Roman Gladius Sword blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $39.00
Black Polypropylene S-Guard Dao Sword
NP-GT28
Before using sharpened steel, study sword fighting techniques with a blunted sparring sword. This Black Polypropylene S-Guard Dao Sword blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $23.00
Black Single Hand And Basket Hilt Sword Blade
PR1021
This Black Single Hand and Basket Hilt Sword Blade is a part of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords line. As an interchangeable blade, it can be mixed and matched with other parts to create a custom sword that suits your preferences.
Price: $56.00
Black Single Hand And Basket Hilt Sword Grip
PR3021
This sword grip is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords that utilize the Single Hand Blade. Like a it should, this Black Single Hand and Basket Hilt Sword Grip ensures that your sword fits comfortably in your hand.
Price: $8.00
Black Single Hand Sword Guard
PR2021
This simple synthetic sword guard has been designed with safety, durability, and aesthetics in mind, using a 15th century guard as a reference. This Black Single Hand Guard is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords.
Price: $8.00
Black Single Hand Sword Pommel
PR4021
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Black Single Hand Sword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Single Hand Sword Blades quite nicely.
Price: $13.00
Black Sparring Bastard Sword
PR9041
The Black Sparring Bastard Sword is made using an extended pommel, giving its wielder extra room for one or two hands. For this reason, this sword is sparring enthusiasts of practically all ages as a longsword training weapon.
Price: $88.00
Black Sparring Cutlass
PR9081
Used for centuries as a weapon throughout the entire naval community, the cutlass has found its fame as the primary sword of pirates. This Black Sparring Cutlass is a balanced and sturdy sparring weapon as well as a theatrical sword.
Price: $104.50
Black Sparring Falchion
PR9071
For your sparring practice and theatrical combat, you need a sword that is strong and enduring, with a look that lets you show off your superior skills. With a reinforced blade, the Black Sparring Falchion is just the sword you need.
Price: $90.00
Black Two Handed Sparring Messer
PR9061
A solid black sword can say a lot about the person wielding it, indicating stealth, power, and finely tuned skill. The Black Two Handed Sparring Messer is a durable sword that will signify your intense fighting abilities as well.
Price: $93.00
Blue Longsword Guard
PR2013
This simple synthetic sword guard has been designed with safety, durability, and aesthetics in mind, using a 15th century guard as a reference. This Blue Longsword Guard is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords.
Price: $8.00
Blue Longsword Pommel
PR4013
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Blue Longsword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Longsword Blades quite effectively.
Price: $13.00
Blue Messer Guard
PR2053
The classic Messer sparring sword features a straight cross guard with an piece known as a Nagel, intended to protect the hand of the fencer. The Blue Messer Guard is a great way to add this piece to your Messer with a pop of color.
Price: $8.00
Blue Single Hand Sword Guard
PR2023
This simple synthetic sword guard has been designed with safety, durability, and aesthetics in mind, using a 15th century guard as a reference. This Blue Single Hand Guard is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords.
Price: $8.00
Blue Single Hand Sword Pommel
PR4023
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Blue Single Hand Sword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Single Hand Sword Blades quite nicely.
Price: $13.00
Bokken by Cold Steel
07-92BK
To become a great swordsman, you must first practice a great deal. Build your skills with confidence, effectiveness, and safety with the Bokken by Cold Steel, a training katana made of the heaviest grade polypropylene available.
Price: $39.99
On Sale For: $32.00
Brown Longsword Grip
PR3015
This sword grip is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Longswords, or the individual longsword blades. Like a it should, this Brown Longsword Grip ensures that your sword has grip that fits comfortably in your hand.
Price: $8.00
Brown Single Hand And Basket Hilt Sword Grip
PR3025
This sword grip is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords that utilize the Single Hand Blade. Like a it should, this Brown Single Hand and Basket Hilt Sword Grip ensures that your sword fits comfortably in your hand.
Price: $8.00
Cold Steel Medieval Training Weapon Set
PKG-17
To become a sword master, you need to be able to train your footwork, stances, and techniques without the potential for injury of a live blade. The Cold Steel Medieval Training Weapon Set is your perfect solution.
Price: $97.60
On Sale For: $88.00
Escrima Stick by Cold Steel
07-91E
The Cold Steel Escrima Stick closely resembles a traditional Filipino rattan stick in length, weight, and cross section. It is much more durable, though, because it is injection molded from super tough black polypropylene.
Price: $32.99
On Sale For: $26.40
Gladius Training Sword by Cold Steel
07-92BKGM
Virtually unbreakable, remarkably stiff, and cut resistant, the Gladius Training sword is made of heavy grade polypropylene and closely duplicates the length, size, and weight of the real thing, making perfect for learning new skills.
Price: $41.99
On Sale For: $33.60
Hand & A Half Training Sword by Cold Steel
07-92BKHNH
Ideal for combat training, the Hand & A Half Training Sword is made of sturdy polypropylene of the heaviest grade available, making it virtually indestructible and safe while replicating the size, weight, and feel of a real blade.
Price: $49.99
On Sale For: $40.00
Long Black Longsword Pommel
PR4041
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Long Black Longsword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Sword Blades quite nicely.
Price: $16.00
Martial Arts Training Staff
07-91ES
Anyone learning martial arts can appreciate the excellent design of this synthetic training weapon. The Martial Arts Training Staff performs well for pell work and conditioning, making it ideal for your practice regime.
Price: $49.99
On Sale For: $40.00
Medieval Training Dagger by Cold Steel
07-92BKD
If your ultimate goal is to wield a sharp blade safely and effectively, you need to train with a weapon with the size, feel, and heft of a live blade without the associated dangers. The Medieval Training Dagger provides a solution.
Price: $28.99
On Sale For: $23.20
Medieval Training Sword by Cold Steel
07-92BKS
Made of the heaviest grade polypropylene available, the Medieval Training Sword replicates the look of a real sword without the dangers associated with a sharp blade. This synthetic training weapon is ideal for practice combat.
Price: $46.99
On Sale For: $37.60
O Bokken by Cold Steel
07-92BKL
The O Bokken is made of the heaviest polypropylene available and closely duplicates a real Katana in length, size, weight, and feel. Virtually unbreakable and without a sharp blade, this synthetic training weapon is safe for practice.
Price: $49.99
On Sale For: $40.00
O Tanto Bokken by Cold Steel
07-92BKT
Hundreds of years ago, the Japanese discovered a simple truth - that to become a good swordsman you will have to practice a great deal. Hone your skills and practice new techniques in safety using the O Tanto Bokken by Cold Steel.
Price: $24.99
On Sale For: $20.00
Oriental Cleaver Training Sword
MC-E476-PP
Safely battle all sorts of enemies with the Oriental Cleaver Training Sword. Constructed from polypropylene, this practice sword is durable, perfectly weighted and has fantastic balance.
Price: $38.00
Ornate Synthetic Chinese Broadsword
MC-E474-PP
The dao is one of the four great weapons in Chinese lore, possessed of a versatile design that makes it a weapon to be feared. Now, thanks to this Ornate Synthetic Chinese Broadsword, you can hone your skills with this weapon.
Price: $30.00
Polypropylene Butterfly Swords
NP-GT41
These Polypropylene Butterfly Swords blend modern technology with classic design to create attractive and durable training blades. An excellent choice for martial arts, these sparring swords are suitable for full contact combat.
Price: $22.50
Polypropylene Leaf Blade Gladius
NP-GT33
You will stand out from the crowd with this beautifully decorated sparring sword in your hand. This Polypropylene Leaf Blade Gladius blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $64.50
On Sale For: $55.00
Polypropylene Practice Longsword
NP-GT10
Train with a virtually unbreakable weapon that has the same weight and balance as a steel sword. This Polypropylene Practice Longsword blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $43.50
On Sale For: $38.00
Polypropylene Practice Wakizashi
NP-GT06
Enhance your practice at full speed and contact with one of our synthetic sparring swords. This Polypropylene Practice Wakizashi blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $58.50
Polypropylene Roman Gladius Sword
NP-GT31
Before heading to your post on Hadrians wall, learn to defend yourself with a practice sword. This Polypropylene Roman Gladius Sword blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $64.50
Polypropylene Roman Style Battle Sword
NP-GT26
Before you enter the gladiator arena or battlefield, make sure you are in top fighting form! This Polypropylene Roman Style Battle Sword blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $23.00
Polypropylene S-Guard Dao Sword
NP-GT29
This elegant practice blade is designed to help you perfect your martial arts forms safely. This Polypropylene S-Guard Dao Sword blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training sword.
Price: $62.50
Polypropylene Tai Chi Jian
NP-GT23
Master your martial arts skills and techniques with this Polypropylene Tai Chi Jian. This Asian training sword will give you an opportunity to practice safely and without breaking the bank, and also makes a fantastic cosplay weapon.
Price: $66.50
Polypropylene Tomahawk
NP-GT37
This Polypropylene Tomahawk blends modern technology with classic design to create an attractive and durable training axe. An excellent choice for Vikings, Pirates, and Dwarves, this sparring axe is suitable for full contact combat.
Price: $37.90
Red Longsword Guard
PR2014
This simple synthetic sword guard has been designed with safety, durability, and aesthetics in mind, using a 15th century guard as a reference. This Red Longsword Guard is compatible with any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Swords.
Price: $8.00
Red Longsword Pommel
PR4014
The pommel is an important part of a sword, serving to counterbalance the weight of the blade. This Red Longsword Pommel does just that, balancing the weight of any of our Xtreme Synthetic Sparring Longsword Blades quite effectively.
Price: $13.00
Red Messer Guard
PR2054
A great way to add an eye catching touch of color to your practice Messer blade is with a brightly colored guard. The Red Messer Guard will easily enhance the look of your practice, reenactment, sparring, or theatrical Messer blade!
Price: $8.00

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