Antonio De Zio, Italy: “There is no need to fight with men. Ladies have their own tournament”
17 and 18th of September “Principessa Isabella” tournament is held in Volpiano (Turin-Italy). As Antonio De Zio told HMBIA News, it is the first event for female-fighters that he had an honor of organizing. There will be fights in category “1vs1″ (Triathlon) using HMB rules for tournament categories. Antonio De Zio, captain of National team […]
16 Sep 2016 11:38
Irina Rogozovsky, Israel: “…women came out of the shadows in this sport”
In Historical Medieval Battles, as in any other sport, women firmly took their place. The HMB World Championship: “Battle of the Nations”, is no exception. Female fighters have been competing in the category of “Triathlon”, and taking part in profights since 2014. In 2015, women have had the opportunity to participate in buhurts in “All […]
12 Sep 2016 16:10
Mendoza First HMB Tournament – results and impressions
August 13th Argentina officialy got new HMB tournament. It lasted for 2 days and gathered many new and experienced fighters from all country. The tournament was held in the city of Mendoza, in the west zone of Argentina (region of Cuyo). Miguel García is head of the orgteam of the tournament and he told HMBIA […]
09 Sep 2016 14:51
Friendly Ukranian-Polish HMB Tournament
On the 20th of August in the Central culture and recreation park of M. Gorkiy in the city of Kharkiv (Ukraine), a “Friendly Ukranian-Polish Historical Medieval Battle Tournament” took place. Polish and Ukranian fighters were competing in the “5 vs. 5” nominations and “one vs. one” profights. Yan Zdanovsky, the consul of General Consulate of […]
06 Sep 2016 14:59
Vanaja Tournament 2016 Finland
The biggest event in FInland! Vanaja Tournament 2016 will take place September 3-5 in Häme Castle, Hämeenlinna. Don’t miss the opportunity to witness epic male/female polearm, WMFC first class profights and, of course, BUHURTS! Schedule and fight bracket as follows: Friday 2.9.2016 18.00 Doors are open to school accommodation Address: Linnankatu 12-14 Saturday 3.9.2016 08.00 […]
01 Sep 2016 14:03
Argentina has got a new tournament
Argentina is a rich country for HMB tournaments and this summer the new one will appear. August 13th and 14th will start the first tournament that will be held in the city of Mendoza, in the west zone of Argentina (region of Cuyo). Miguel García is the head of the orgteam of the tournament and […]
30 Aug 2016 16:19
The Belmonte Challenge results
Polearm Duel Men: 1. Ilias Vyshutin, Ukraine 2. Antonio Madrid Díez, Spain 3. Artem Semenenko, Ukraine ————————————- Sword-Buckler Duel Men: 1. Victor Terron, Spain 2. Artem Semenenko, Ukraine 3. Ilias Vyshutin, Ukraine ————————————- Sword – Sword Duel Men: 1. Artem Semenenko, Ukraine 2. Victor Terron, Spain 3. Vlad Moravets, Ukraine ————————————- Longsword Duel Men: 1. […]
30 Aug 2016 15:11
Bianchetti, Switzerland: “We must train to work as a team…”
Switzerland is a beautiful and medium-sized country. HMB-movement in this country is presented by few groups of fans that usually take part in the international tournaments and are well known in the movement. One of them is Franco Bianchetti also known as Frank Døkkr Norðri. He is responsible for canton Ticino fighters and is a […]
16 Aug 2016 15:16
Pohl, Czech Republic: “HMBIA and BOTN are well known in Prague now”
As everybody noticed during last 2 years Prague, the capital of Czech Republic, held HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”. Orgteam, participants and audience are happy with it. And HMBIA News decided to find out is this new tradition helpful for National team of Czech Republic. We asked Pepa Josif Pohl, capitan of the […]
22 Jul 2016 13:23
Argentina – Women Profights Tournament
25th of June Buenos Aires held first pro-fight tournament for female fighters. 15 girls from different parts of Argentina gathered in park to find out who is the toughest one. Andy Di Francesco, part of orgteam of the tournament told HMBIA News more details about that interesting event. Andy Di Francesco: “At first the idea […]
07 Jul 2016 13:27
Eme, France: “The French have worthily brought the spirit of Joan of Arc with strength and valor…”
Battle of the Nations-2016 came to an end and HMBIA News continue to ask members of HMB-movement all around the world about their impressions. So here is the new article from the series on a variety of impressions of the tournament. We have written wrote an article in this series about the impressions and experience […]
06 Jul 2016 11:46
Henrikas Viteika (UK): “The almighty internet and big group of friends helped a lot…”
HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nation” consists of several parts. Authenticity is the one of the most impotant parts as it is Historical Medieval Battle. So one of the non-fighting nominations in this tournament devoted to medieval civil clothes. This year the winner of “Best men’s authentic costume” nomination is Henrikas Viteika from UK. […]
04 Jul 2016 14:33
Alexander Davydov: “We had a good marshals team this year…”
Alexander Davydov: “We had a good marshal’s team this year…” HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations” is really a great event and from year to year it becomes bigger and better. For fighters it’s an opportunity to fight more battles and have more nominations – for marshals – more work to do. This year […]
28 Jun 2016 14:56
Battle of the Nations 2016 ALL RESULTS
Category “Group Battles” 5 vs 5 1. Russia 1 2. Ukraine 1 3. Russia 3 4-6. Russia 2 & Ukraine 2 & Ukraine 3 7. USA 1 8. Belarus 1 9. Denmark 2 10. Poland 1 11-12. Israel 1 & UK 1 13. Germany 1 14. France 3 15. Belarus 3 16. Argentina 2 17-18. […]
07 Jun 2016 17:29
Norway is waiting for Tønsberg Medieval Festival!
The 2nd year of “Tønsberg Medieval Festival” is near. Last year was a great success and every participant enjoyed it. Nick Møller Pedersen told HMBIA News that he asked the teams for a review of the whole festival. “Nørskovs Falcon Knights” HMB-club and Nick Møller Pedersen are working hard to do this year festival will […]
30 May 2016 16:34
HMB European Open “The Belmonte Challenge” 2016
Dear friends! Everyone who are eager to hear the clash of sword steel, see the battle flame, feel the rapture of the victory! We are proud to invite your club to the HMB European Open “The Belmonte Challenge” – 2016. “The Belmonte Challenge” is an open HMB European Championship that will take place on 25-28 […]
25 May 2016 17:31



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania