Battle of the Nations 2016
Great news for HMB lovers! We want to uncover the mysterious dates of the most exciting HMB event of the next year. Are you ready? Just take your calendar and encircle the long-expected dates: 6th-9th of May 2016. Cancel all your plans for these days and wait for the most magnificent Battle of the Nations […]
17 Sep 2015 13:42
HMB California Classic. Review
“The weekend consisted of hard and honorable fights and great friendships” Sep 5th and 6th 2015 was really hot in California! Alameda County Fair Grounds Pleasanton CA hosted “HMB California Classic” presented by the Caledonian Club of San Francisco. Organizers tried to make this year event much better then ever and they did it! On […]
16 Sep 2015 12:37
Iron Clash Tournament 2015. Results and photos
29-30 August, beautiful castle “Château De Murol” that is in Auvergne (France) met “Iron Clash Tournament” organized by Auvergne Béhourd and the French Béhourd Federation. Here the audience could see battles of Russian, Spanish, Luxembourg, Polish and Ukrainian teams. Edouard Eme, Iron Clash Tournament organizer, told that there were more visitors than last year. Fighters […]
07 Sep 2015 12:32
Iron Clash 2015: results
HMB First Class Tournament in France, the Iron Clash Tournament brought together a dozen clubs from France, Russia, Spain, Luxembourg, Ukraine and Poland, in the heart of Auvergne. Not surprisingly, the Russians have established themselves in most categories, but were forced to recognize the increasing level of French RESULTS 5 vs 5 1. Old Friends […]
02 Sep 2015 10:23
California Classic HMB First Class USA
HMBIA presents #HMBFirstClass tournament series 2015. One continent – one tournament. NORTH AMERICA HMB California Classic When: September 5-6, 2015 Where: Alameda County Fair Grounds Pleasanton CA, USA Categories:1vs1, 5vs5 and 21vs21 Organizers: David Dixon Find out more at
17 Aug 2015 12:19
“Battle of the Nations”- 2015. Final results
“Battle of the Nations”-2015. The most mass ever! Or THANK YOU, PRAGUE! The World Championship in Historical Medieval Battle “Battle of the Nations”-2015 Czech Republic, Prague (Petrin Hill) “Battle of the Nations”-2015 was the most mass HMB World Championship in history! Many things were done for the first time, a lot of things were done […]
11 Aug 2015 10:08
HMB 1st Class Tournaments are selected!
We are happy to announce the official list of HMB 1st Class Tournaments on three continents in 2015 year! It was decided to establish a special fund named “HMB 1st Class Tournaments Foundation” ( at the annual HMBIA summit 2014. It will be distributed among several tournaments worldwide in order to be supported and organized […]
03 Aug 2015 17:42
Nikolai Bykov, Estonia: “My dream has come true!”
We participated in the event very well. Neither we nor our fans (and there were quite a lot of them in Russia and Ukraine, in Estonia) did not expect that we would be able to leave our subgroup. We lost only to the French, who took the tenth place in the overall lead. Unfortunately, our […]
15 Jul 2015 13:18
“Battle of the Nations – 2015″ from the participant’s point of view.
This year for the first time in the history of the championship fighters from different countries could gather the alliances, fighting under the banner of the one or another national team in “21 vs 21″. Those who had to get to continental Europe for attending the “Battle of the Nations” shared their impressions from the […]
20 May 2015 11:26
Adam Ujvari: “Reenactment without an action is dull”
This year’s “Battle of the Nations” welcomes fresh-men from Hungary and Netherlands.  How do they feel about what’s going on? This is one of the questions that we addressed to the captain of Hungarian team…   About being novices We are here to gain our knowledge from the other more experienced fighters. I have no […]
18 May 2015 15:11
Eugen Heinrich: “The main thing for the beginner is to survive the first year”
The camp of the Germans was one of the most atmospheric at the festival. Here fighters from the other teams were given a friendly welcome, and little fighting secrets were frankly shared. To ignore such a source of information would probably be a mistake. About the championship “We train thoroughly wearing armor in Hattersheim, a […]
18 May 2015 13:35
“Battle of the Nations – 2015″. Afterword.
So, after the “Battle of the Nations-2015″ is over, after the results of the championship were summarized with national teams gathered on the large lists, the only thing left is to collect memories. So, the “Battle of the Nations-2015” is over. After the championship results were summarized before a gathering of the national teams in […]
18 May 2015 11:16
Malte Karnatz, Germany: “We, Germans, prefer to protect our novices with the heavy armor”
“Probably my reason to enter a movement is very simple: I like to fight. I’ve broken my rib on the eve of the Championship, that’s why I perform as a spectator this year, but I have three years of fighting experience, not to mention judo, kickboxing, and other stuff. About the Championship I think, it’s […]
14 May 2015 14:41
Tamas Nagy & Borbala Koller, Hungary: “These are fifteenth century costumes”
“There is no reason to follow the movement, unless you are in love with historical medieval re-enactment. I wear the  dress with front lacing, so to be able to put it on by myself.  I’ve bought my shoes, the stockings and the belt, so I can say my costume is partially hand-made. Besides the costume […]
14 May 2015 11:50
HMB is traumatic still popular sport
Everybody knows HMB is a tough sport for tough men. Nowadays HMB is becoming extremely popular. The web is full of articles about new world sport that turned to be as traumatic and violent as medieval times. As if our reality isn’t filled with aggressiveness and hatred! In fact, HMB is the emotional sport that […]
09 May 2015 11:01
Day 1: “21 vs 21″ results
The correct results in the “buhurt” category in groups “A” and “B”: “A” Russia/Italy 2: 0 Austria /Czech 0: 2 Poland /Belarus 0: 2 Russia Austria 1: 2 Russia Poland 2: 0 Austria Belarus 0: 2 Italy Poland 0: 2 Czech /Belarus 0: 2 Italy /Austria 2: 0 Czech /Poland 0: 2 Russia /Belarus 2: […]
08 May 2015 11:13



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania