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Gajdošík, Czech Republic: “Contact fighting means life for me!”

Gajdošík, Czech Republic: “Contact fighting means life for me!”

    Tomáš Gajdošík, fighter of “SKSKBP” club (Sportovní klub středověkého kontaktního boje Praha), fighter of the National Team of Czech Republic     … Concerning his way to HMB sport  My way to HMB was quite the same as other guys from our team had. I had been engaged in medieval reenactment for about 10 years, so when I heard about HMB as a full contact armor fighting I…

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Quayle, UK: “Willingness to help progress other teams is the most impressive thing”

Quayle, UK: “Willingness to help progress other teams is the most impressive thing”

    “Battle of the Nations”-2014 held in Croatia left me and my team unforgettable impressions. We got a lot of precious experience from fighting and watching other teams’ fights.   I can tell about my impressions concerning other teams. First of all, fighting with Russia was an experience that we all needed. It showed me how much I needed to improve. Not just in terms of fitness, I understood…

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Ukraine. Qualifiers for “Battle of the Nations”-2015 </br>- Results

Ukraine. Qualifiers for “Battle of the Nations”-2015
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    A Qualifying Tournament for the right to join Team Ukraine and participate in the World Championship in HMB “Battle of the Nations”-2015. February 14-15.   Category “5 vs 5” - Results: 1-st place. “Ayna Bera-1, club Ayna Bera” 2-d place. “Garmata”, club “Knyaz” 3-d place. “Sharukhan-Rarog” “Sharukhan” and “Rarog” clubs 4-th place. “Keshikten, club Keshikten” 5-th place. “Fist of Jesus” and “Luxemburg”, “ Flanders” and “EU”   Category…

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Lönn, Finland: “Prague has rich history and many spectacular sights”

Lönn, Finland: “Prague has rich history and many spectacular sights”

    I think it's a great place to hold an event such as the World Championship in HMB “Battle of the Nations”-2015. Prague has a rich history and many spectacular sights, which fighters can visit after the battles.   Team Finland is anxiously waiting for the information concerning what historic site will be chosen as the exact venue of “Battle of the Nations”-2015.   We can`t wait to visit…

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Bykov, Estonia: “We want to test new methods of training at “Battle of the Nations”-2015″

Bykov, Estonia: “We want to test new methods of training at “Battle of the Nations”-2015″

    Everyone regularly asks us, "What do you expect from “Battle of the Nations”-2015?" But we do not have a clear answer! We expect surprises, meetings with new and old strong competitors, difficult and exhausting battles in the daytime and unrestrained fun in the evening!   At the last "Battle of the Nations" our five-member team was a hodgepodge of different clubs. In 2015, we plan to have a…

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France. Qualifiers for “Battle of the Nations”-2015

France. Qualifiers for “Battle of the Nations”-2015

  March 7-8, 2015 France, allée Victor Gardeur, 02400, Château-Thierry A Qualifying Tournament for the right to join Team France and participate in the World Championship in HMB "Battle of the Nations"-2015   Saturday, March 7, 2015 - "5 vs 5" battles Sunday, March 8, 2015 - "1 vs 1" fights   Plan of the day: arrival of fighters – until 10 a.m. armor and weapons inspection – 11 a.m.…

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Tidwell, Germany: “We are not willing to be content with the last year’s result”

Tidwell, Germany: “We are not willing to be content with the last year’s result”

    I am currently training just like athletes in other types of sports, I prepare from one event to the next. Before I focus on the World Championship, I must first stand the test of fire in the preparation tournaments. The toughest one will be in Prague in February.   But, of course, I’m looking forward to the HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2015. The expectations of the…

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R.Szatecki, Poland: “This feeling is unforgettable!”

R.Szatecki, Poland: “This feeling is unforgettable!”

    The HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations” is the only event in the world where it is possible to fight with all the best knight fighters of the world.   It is hard to find one main opponent. Last year at “Battle of the Nations”-2014, in Trogir, all three Russian fighters were out of our reach. Ukrainian guys were really good. Also, fighters from the West showed…

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Rabito, Spain: “We are planning to visit “Battle of the Nations”-2015 in Prague”

Rabito, Spain: “We are planning to visit “Battle of the Nations”-2015 in Prague”

    HMB sport is developing quite actively in our country. Now we have around 40 armored fighters and many interested in medieval combat who are getting their first armor.   Our National organization “Liga de Combate Medieval” includes around 8 clubs from Spain. This year we’ve already had our first National League tournament in Belmonte Castle. It was great, both in terms of combat level and place. But we…

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Igor Cosic, Serbia: “It`s important to bring as more fighters to Prague as we can”

Igor Cosic, Serbia: “It`s important to bring as more fighters to Prague as we can”

    I think that Prague is one of the best places for such an event as the World Championship in HMB “Battle of the Nations”-2015! The city has great history and culture, nice people live there... I can hardly wait for the Championship.   I can tell you a little secret - to tell the truth, my team is not ready yet, but it will be ready! In March…

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