Giulio Castruccio, Italy: “HMB is a part of my life”
Giulio Castruccio from Italy came to HMB sport not so long time ago. Everything started for him in Trogir in 2014 where he came as a supporter of his National team. Italian guy fell in love with this tough and adrenalin sport and began to train. He joined “Iron Tower” HMB-club. From that time he […]
09 Jan 2018 18:48
South African club with own history and traditions
“JuggerKnights” HMB-club from Alberton city (South Africa) was founded in August 2016. Hylton Kleynhans is a captain of the club. This team has an interesting name, so HMBIA News decided to find out the history of this name – “Juggernauts” means “unstoppable force”, “JuggerKnights” is a spin on the word with medieval reference. “JuggerKnights” started […]
08 Jan 2018 18:25
What a wonderful city: Rome
A heady mix of ruins, inspiring art and vibrant street life, Italy’s capital is one of the world’s most romantic and inspiring cities. Rome will never tire of admiring visitors with its diverse architectural styles and beautiful hilly location.   A trip to Rome, according to the Italians, is about the dolce vita lifestyle embellished […]
07 Jan 2018 12:23
Kinsfolk and HMB-sport: brothers shoulder to shoulder
HMB-sport has been not just a hobby of individuals, but a family thing long time ago. In clubs and even National teams of many countries you can meet people who are bound by marriage, serious relationships, or even blood ties. It is an honor to write about such people. Today we will talk about two […]
05 Jan 2018 18:15
Siberian foothold -2018: who is stronger?
The World Championship on HMB “Battle of the Nations” – 2018 is getting closer and qualifying tournaments in many countries begin in order to form the National team. Russia will not be an exception. The regional HMB tournament of the 1st league called “Siberian foothold” will take place on the 13th of January, 2018 in […]
05 Jan 2018 17:37
“Newbery Medieval Combat” from Argentina – one of the first female team registrated in the Buhurt League
Argentinians are so active in HMB sport. They even registrated the female team in the Buhurt League almost earlier then others. So “Newbery Medieval Combat” from Argentina became the second female team in the world registrated in the Buhurt League System. It`s the great achivement and big stimulus for other teams to do the same. […]
04 Jan 2018 18:09
Bryce Lightbody – the Australian golden HMB boy
Who doesn`t know Bryce Lightbody from Australia? Everybody knows him well. His golden head and hard strikes are famous between members of the HMB-movement. HMBIA News decided to tell you his own HMB-history. He told us it from the very beginning. He started his story from the graduation from the high school. The young man […]
03 Jan 2018 19:36
“Russian Order”: “Freedom. Equality. Brotherhood”
On the territory of the Russian Federation there are many HMB-clubs, they are densely dispersed throughout the country. Today HMBIA News will tell you about an inter-club association “Russian Order” from Cherepovets. Vyacheslav Mishurin, a fighter from this association told us a lot of interesting details about the history of the Orders . And now […]
02 Jan 2018 18:27
“Profight” will be part of the “Battle of the Nations”-2018
Nowadays “profight” category is the most dynamically increasing HMB duel discipline. It is one of the most “sporty”, because it includes fencing in combining with combat and hitting techniques. “Profights” are very popular both among fighters and among fans of the HMB-movement.Therefore, the introduction of this category on the “Battle of Nations” was only a […]
02 Jan 2018 14:41
Manasija monastery — a unique heritage of the Serbian Middle Ages
In the summer of 2017, under the walls of the magnificent Manasija monastery in Serbia, an important event for the whole HMB community took place – a large-scale medieval festival with spectacular HMB battles “Just Out Festival”. It was attended by 430 participants from more than 17 countries and by around 100 000 spectators! Almost […]
01 Jan 2018 18:31
Happy New Year, friends!
Dear Friends! All the years we have spent together have made us one big family – all the fighters, marshals, members of the committees, HMBIA and the “Battle of the Nations” organization team and, of course, the dedicated fans of our sport. HMB unites us, makes us stronger, gives us new friends. From year to […]
31 Dec 2017 20:29
Edouard Eme – mottos and inspirations
“Toujours baisé, jamais surpris” – that`s the motto of Edouard Eme. He uses it since he was in the army. It means “Always screwed, never surprised” – unexpected phrase but really vital. HMBIA News reporter asked Mr. Eme why did he choose such motto? He answered that it goes very well with his life. Edouard […]
30 Dec 2017 18:19
Edouard Eme’s traveling Odyssey
The HMB concept “fight and travel” excellently fits Edouard Eme. Experienced fighter and falling in love with the road, he visited more than 30 countries until to his 31 years old. This is exited result, is not is? He has a few amazing stories about it. While being a teenager, Edouard spend a few years […]
29 Dec 2017 20:32
Antonio De Zio wishes successes to Edouard Eme
Antonio De Zio became a worthy rival to Edouard Eme in the election race. Experienced, having inspiration and energy to work on the development of the HMB movement, he will undoubtedly do a lot of useful things for popularizing historical battles in his country! We made a rapid-fire interview with Antonio, and he wished good […]
27 Dec 2017 12:32
Edouard Eme: “I thank Antonio for being my friend not the opponent!”
Edouard Eme is a new President of HMBIA and now he receives the congratulations from all the HMB-community. He also gave his first official interview to HMBIA News and told about his plans for the nearest future. For example, he is planning to meet with presidium and the office to get acquainted with all the […]
27 Dec 2017 00:35
Edouard Eme: “I thank Antonio for being my friend not the opponent!”
HMBIA News presents first interview with the new President of HMBIA. – Are you satisfied with the results of the elections? – Well, by candidating, my goal was to be elected, so I’m satisfied. – Were you surprised with the results? – There is always doubt, I think my accomplishments as president of the French […]
27 Dec 2017 00:15



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania