“Eat like a local in Barcelona”
”The most authentic thing you can do in Barcelona is visit one of the markets like Boqueria, buy a baguette and some cheese and a bottle of wine, and go and sit in the park” Spain is huge in the culinary world. Eating is an extremely important social activity in Catalonia, whether in the evening […]
01 Feb 2017 16:05
BATTLE OF THE NATIONS 2017. Host City Announcement
“Battle of the Nations”-2017 – the biggest event in the world of Historical Medieval Battle, which sparks a flame in everybody’s heart, who is in one way or another involved in the rapidly developing sports movement of historical competition. Whether you are a fighter of a national team or just a fan, when the thought […]
31 Jan 2017 11:41
“Marshals summit 2016 in Moscow: how it happened…”
Before the beginning of the report from the last marshals summit in Moscow, we would like start off earlier and unveil the whole picture. So then, the year 2016 was rich with organizational events for the marshal’s committee – four international summits were held – in Sonora (USA), Riga and Copenhagen and, traditionally, the final […]
30 Jan 2017 18:29
“A new venue for a top notch tournament!”
HMB grows and becomes more and more famous all around the World. From one side, it raises the interest of different organisations in our tournaments at their venues. From the other side, doing our sport everyone likes to attend high quality tournaments, discover new cities and venues for HMB movement. And we think that it […]
26 Jan 2017 20:06
“Discovering the world of HMB”
Nowadays, it is not surprising to hear from some of your friends that they have joined the army of medieval times admirers. Some of the aforementioned friends got tired of standard programs, suggested by the gyms. Some have decided to try out new, extreme sensations. Some are seriously keen on medieval because they found to […]
26 Jan 2017 16:38
“10 facts you didn’t know about barcelona”
Barcelona  is a very elegant city, famous for its impressive history, culture, monuments, fantastic architecture, museums, galleries and interesting people. There is a lot that can be said about this city, so below we’ve made up a list of 10 interesting and fun facts about Barcelona just for you. 1) The Sagrada Familia has taken […]
23 Jan 2017 22:32
“Battle of the Nations just for THREE days”
Battle  of the Nations 2017 will take only three days for the first time in history. Those are going to be the most intensive fighting days of the year, taking into account numbers of participants at BotN. Just remember, in 2016 we had 59 teams in “5 vs 5” and almost 100 combatants in different […]
20 Jan 2017 17:07
“TerraMagica”-2017 – the view from the Australian side”
HMBIA News couldn`t told our friends about Australian experience of fighting in the Mexican tournaments. Eric Cortis, fighter of HMB club “Havoc” from Australia participated in “TerraMagica”-2017 tournament in Mexico. Our reporter had a little conversation with Eric and that`s what he told us. Eric Cortis: “I arrived the night before due to Lufthansa having […]
20 Jan 2017 16:30
“Key factors of HMB development”
Historical Medieval Battles movement growths and develops step by step. New fighters and even countries join our movement every year. HMB started from only four nations and hundred of fighters in 2009 and became a worldwide practiced sport with more than seven hundred fighters from 30 nations that participated in World Championship in HMB “Battle […]
19 Jan 2017 17:05
“Estonia meets HMB Soft”
On January 14-15th, fighter of Estonian club Nordburg and the rest of the HMB movement’s participants in the country had the opportunity to take part in the first HMB Soft seminar. Seminar turned out quite eventful, so the weekend passed rapidly for both sides. Participants were met with the art of handling soft weapons with […]
19 Jan 2017 16:52
“TerraMagica” – tough fights and good hosts
“TerraMagica”-2017 got international status and Brad Schaive, President of HMB USA, Member of the “Company of the Black Swan” told HMBIA News about his team participation and whole impressions. Brad Schaive: The “Company of the Black Swan” fought in Mexico City in a tourney “TerraMagica”. We finished 2nd in buhurt. We liked it. Great tournament. […]
19 Jan 2017 07:44
“Battle of the Nations” – 2017: participants’ high level and spectacular battles.
It’s only January 2017, but the organizational work on Championship of the world in HMB “Battle of the Nations” – 2017 has been going for quite some time. This year, the battle for main awards is expected to be really serious. It is hard to not consider the fact, that every year HMB sport becomes […]
17 Jan 2017 22:16
Barcelona is a box of surprises which will keep you entertained with countless cultural and recreational activities. Almost 4.5 million people live in the Barcelona metropolitan area. The city enjoys a prime location, bathed by the sea and has excellent transport links with the rest of Europe. The Mediterranean and Europe are the defining characteristics […]
16 Jan 2017 18:41
Alexander Davydov on Summit 2016 in Milan: Personally, I was preparing for this event in a special way…”
HMBIA News continues a series of articles on summaries of HMB Summit 2016 in Milan. Reportedly, not only National teams’ captains took part in it, heads of various committees did too. Alexander Davydov, head of marshals committee, shared his impressions with our journalist and told about the work of his committee’s summaries.   Alexander Davydov: […]
28 Dec 2016 14:22
Stewart about the HMBIA Summit: “I think the summit was largely successful…”
Head of Development Committee Gavin Stewart had a big conversation with HMBIA News concerning the results of HMBIA Summit-2016 in Milan (Italy). He told us a lot of interesting things and we decided to post whole text of interview. Gavin Stewart: “Once a year, my ‘things to do’ list includes an item of some great […]
24 Dec 2016 19:59
Koryagin (Russia): “One could call the present summit historical…”
Russia’s Ivan Koryagin – a member of Committee of development of the HMBIA, head of the Tournament Committee, shared with us his impressions of the HMB Summit – 2016 in Milan. According to him, summit 2016 has demonstrated that HMB movement achieved new level. It is evident that people do not want to be just […]
22 Dec 2016 22:23



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania