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Welcome to the online home of the Hoplite Association, a living history group dedicated to recreating the life and experiences of the Classical Greek period. The purpose of this website is to explain what we do and provide information for members and interested parties alike. More information specifically related to reenactment can be found on our sister site at

New members are always welcome and there is plenty of help and support available to get you started. If you are interested in joining, visit our joining instructions page for details.

Battle of Marathon 2500th Anniversary

September 2011

In September 2011 the Hoplite Association joined reenactors from across the world in Marathon, Greece to commemorate the 2500th anniversary of the first major battle of the Greco-Persian wars. Click here for the full report and photos.

Marathon, Greece, September 2011.