Michаel Tegge, Friesland: “We are proud, that we will represent frisians at the World Championship”
As we are a very young team in the HMB movement, most Frisian fighters are engaged in full-contact fights, actually sword fighting. So we had to equip the whole team with new heavy armor. What about our appearance. We will show how Frisian fighters looked in 14th century. As most of our buhurt fighters from […]
08 Jun 2014 13:07
Dmitry Trostin, Russia: “I think we’ve got something to show this year”
This year we have fifty people. Most of the fighters are from Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod. There are guys from Stavropol, Kaliningrad, Rostov-on- Don. These are major cities. We have one team that will participate in «21 vs 21», three full-fledged five-member units, three fighters who will participate in men’s triathlon category, and three women for […]
08 Jun 2014 09:09
Andy Di Francesco, Argentina: “One day we will be on the top”
We have a lot of new fully armored fighters who were training hard to be ready for this BotN. But Argentina still has economic problems, as it was in 2013… The tickets are almost 3 times more expensive than last year… Only 5 fighters can afford themselves to go to Croatia… So, we’ll have the […]
07 Jun 2014 14:04
Oleg Sergeev, Moldova: “Our task is not to give up and fight to the end!”
Unfortunately, we had very little time, due to a variety of organizational reasons, for team formation, that’s why the composition is not full. We expected to gather 8 fighters, but since we had only 22 days, we were able to find only four men. Of course, it will severely affect our participation in “five vs […]
07 Jun 2014 11:58
Vladimir Maksimenko, Latvia: “We had a competition, a selection to the team. And it motivated us!”
Тhis year, the team will consist of eight men who’ll come to “Battle of the Nations”, almost all of them are experienced fighters, they participated in the Championship in the past. This time we will have one ethnic Latvian, Yanis. Local fighters do not like full contact sport much, they prefer studying history, reenactment without […]
07 Jun 2014 10:00
Schedule of the HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2014
Schedule of the HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2014 Day 1, 12/06/2014                         Central lists 11:00-14:00 – Official opening of the Championship: Parade of National Teams; 14:00-15:00 – Presentation of participants in nominations: “The Best Armour”, “The Best Female Medieval Costume”, “The Best Male Medieval Costume”; 15:00-19:30 – Category “Group Battles” 5 vs 5, […]
06 Jun 2014 19:23
There is Battle of the Nations-2014 schedule!
  Dear friends! We invite you to familiarize yourself with the schedule of the World Championship Battle of the Nations-2014. The timetable of battles and other events of the Championship (from Opening Ceremony till award ceremony and celebrating) are available here: Schedule of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations-2014 Central lists 11:00-14:00 – […]
06 Jun 2014 15:54
Organizers of Battle of the Nations-2014 will take care of guests’ and participants’ health
Organizers of Battle of the Nations-2014 will take care of the festival’s guests’ and participants’ health within the Championship. The information was given by Sergey Tsymbal, Deputy of HMBIA President for international relations. “Two medical teams will be constantly on duty at the festival. In case of need, and we hope that nothing extraordinary happens, […]
06 Jun 2014 12:49
Brand Lancaster: “We want to be champions in the future, and you can’t be one unless you fight against champions”
People of HMB movement Brand Lancaster, captain of National team of USA      …concerning his Team and HMB sport We are new people for HMB movement. Most of the guys of our team have never fought. Sounds funny, but it’s true. I mean a lot of them have attended some festivals, but they have never […]
06 Jun 2014 01:01
Mikhail Morgulis, Israel: “Of course, we want to be in the top ten”
The membership is nice this year, many guys have increased their level. They train at home, they all do physical exercises suitable for their physical development. Even those who lacked fitness last year have managed to improve their level. The guys leapt ahead. And when the fighters are in good physical form, it’s easier for […]
05 Jun 2014 14:42
Alberto Baal Jimenez: “One of our strongest fighters is our blacksmith”
We have 16 fighters in the association, but for economic reasons we’ll bring only 7 to the tournament, we also have a female fighter but unfortunately she won’t be able to go this year. At this competition we will only participate in the “5 vs 5” category, we hope we will be able to bring […]
05 Jun 2014 11:36
Members of Team New Zealand go to Europe to learn
New knowledge, skills and experience is the aim of the European tour members of the National Team of New Zealand will take. Their “educational” tour will last for about six weeks. Within that time, Rob McIntyre and his comrades will visit four countries, namely Austria, Croatia, Poland and Luxembourg. “Our next fight will take place […]
05 Jun 2014 09:33
Yevgeny Baranov: “We have many well-motivated young fighters”
We will take about forty-five participants, three full-fledged five-member units, a team for the “21 vs 21″ category, enough men for triathlon and one woman for the women’s “duel” category to Battle of the Nations. The Championship will show how good our preparation is. We live in a small country where not everyone wants to […]
04 Jun 2014 10:23
Andy Di Francesco: “We have to bust prejudices. We have to involve as many as possible interested people to this movement”
People of HMB movement Andy Di Francesco, captain of National team of Argentina       …concerning her Team This year we have improved our technique. We have trained a lot. And now we are more prepared than last year, but we still one of the youngest teams and we need more experience. We want to learn […]
03 Jun 2014 16:27
Corporate T-shirts “Battle of the Nations”
Corporate T-shirts “Battle of the Nations”, which you can buy at our festival! June 12-15, 2014 Trogir (Croatia) World Championship of Historical Medieval Battle “Battle of the Nations”-2014 During the festival you will have the opportunity to buy design t-shirts “Battle of the Nations”. Unique t-shirts and a lot of various souvenir produce. Created by […]
03 Jun 2014 13:30
Battle of the Nations-2014 ticket prices have been revealed
Adult ticket will cost 80 Croatian kunas (about 11 euros), 50 kunas (about 7 euros) is the cost of children’s ticket. The prices are stated for 1-day tickets. Note that the “children” category has the age limit, namely from 5 to 12 years. Children under 5 get free admission (with parents). If you do not […]
03 Jun 2014 13:13



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