Russia-UK: only compliments!
The second competitive day of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 began with fights in duel nomination Sword and Buckler. The first fight in this category was between the Russian Ilya Ivanov and Bohumil Masnicak from UK. Ilya won, but the opponents were very pleased with each other. Ilya Ivanov: “He is […]
03 May 2019 10:31
The tough second day of BotN
Today we are ready for another busy day. We kick off with women’s 5 vs 5 and men’s duels and profights. In the afternoon we continue with women’s duelling nominations. BUt also, stay with us for the very first men’s 12 vs 12 in the history of the HMB World Championships Battle of the Nations. […]
03 May 2019 08:45
HMBSoft for the Battle of the Nations
On the first day of the Battle of the Nations, after warming up intensively and having a hearty breakfast, the HMB Soft camp participants went to the fortress of Smederevo. The guys organized an interactive platform where anyone could try their hand at battles in soft armor. There was no end to those wanting to […]
03 May 2019 00:24
5vs5: results and impressions
The first competitive day of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 is coming to an end. We look back on spectacular fights by veteran teams who have shown fights of a consistently high level and fights by novice teams who yet have to make their mark in the world of HMB. HMBIA […]
02 May 2019 21:14
Divisions results
And we’ve entered the finals phase with the following teams! Gold Division   Group A UK1 Russia 1 Ukraine 3 Italy 2 USA 3 Group B Russia 2 Ukraine 2 Belarus 1 France 2 Denmark 1 Group C Russia 3 USA  1 Belarus 2 UK 2 Group D Ukraine 1 France 1 USA 2 Italy […]
02 May 2019 19:41
This impressive opening ceremony!
The opening ceremony of the tenth anniversary HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations has taken place! Today, May 2, the most anticipated HMB tournament of the season started. Spectators warmly welcomed the parade of national teams. Vladimir Blagojevich, the Serbian partner of the Battle of the Nations, the director of the Just Out festival […]
02 May 2019 15:58
Franco Zerbinatti (Brazil): Everything is great!
Fights in 5 vs 5 category are held on three lists. One of the firsts entered fighters of the Brazilian national team. Their opponents in the first fight of the Championship were the representatives of the Netherlands. We managed to talk with the fighter of the Brazilian team Franco Zerbinatti and find out how the […]
02 May 2019 10:24
Waiting for the start!
The tenth anniversary HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations in Serbia starts very soon! Today, the best of the best from all over the world will compete in 5 vs 5 male nomination! 52 teams will fight for medals in this category. Technique, tactics and clang of metal – what could be better! In […]
02 May 2019 08:32
HMB Soft camp has started
The Battle of the Nations HMB Soft camp has started. Young athletes from different clubs gathered here to learn and train. Children settled in the cozy rooms of the sports and tourist complex “Viminacium”. They relaxed, went sightseeing, and visited the excavations. Under the careful guidance of the camp leaders they’ve become a real team. […]
01 May 2019 23:26
Trying Serbian food and hospitality is a reason enough to visit this wonderful country. We have prepared for you a list of bars and restaurants, where knights are especially welcome. We personally checked these places very carefully, tried all the menus, and we can safely recommend it. Friendly staff, excellent service, reasonable prices and sincere […]
01 May 2019 21:13
Alexey Petrik (Russia): “I came here to win”
You can hardly find a person in the HMB sport who does not know Alexey Petrik. Multiple world champion in duel fights will enter the lists this year. At the same time, Alexey’s plans are quite definite – he came here to win! In addition, we are all waiting for interesting fights in duels, because […]
01 May 2019 17:42
Marshal`s dream team
45 marshals will judge all the categories of HMB fights. This year we have 6 knight marshals, 39 marshals that represent almost all parts of the world such as USA, Russia, Europe, South America… Sergey Miasishchev, Marshal Supervisor of HMBIA and head of the Marshal Committe told that HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations […]
01 May 2019 16:34
Authenticity check is in full swing
At the moment, one of the most important procedures takes place in the fortress of Smederevo before the start of the HMB World  Championship Battle of the Nations 2019. Weapon and armor of each fighter are checking out by the committee of authenticity. Committee experts measure, weigh and check. work is in full swing. Of […]
01 May 2019 13:19
National team of Israel: inspired to fight!
The Israeli national team this year will participate in almost everything of what the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 has to offer. These brave fighters under the leadership of permanent captain Mikhail Morgulis and vice-captain Irina Rogozovskaya registered for almost every nomination. The male part of the national team will take part […]
29 Apr 2019 17:59
Battle of the Nations Live Stream to Reach Its Widest Audience Ever
With the much anticipated Battle of the Nations X only days away, fans at home are keen to know what they can expect from the live stream. We caught up with HMBIA Vice-President and veteran BotN commentator Gavin Stewart to give us the details. “Our preparation is in two stages of assessment: what can we […]
28 Apr 2019 23:37
1001 opportunities to learn and play
None of the days of the Battle of the Nations in Smederevo will be boring. Guests and participants of the Championship will be able to take part in a wide selection of interesting activities. Families with children, friends companies, couples … Everyone will find entertainment that suits them, like picking up a new skill or […]
27 Apr 2019 22:23



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