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Murumets, Estonia: “I rely on my muscular memory, the things that I have drilled in practice”

Murumets, Estonia: “I rely on my muscular memory, the things that I have drilled in practice”

    Jaan Murumets, fighter of “Turm” club (Estonia), fighter of the National Team of Estonia     … Concerning his choice of HMB sport Everything started with the interest to swords and history. From there came LARP. I found friends who were interested in history and reenactment. About 5 years ago those friends called me to Viking swordfigthing practice. After 2 years of “not very intense training“ I started…

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Shestakov, Estonia: “We’ve understood ways of further development taking into account “Battle of the Nations”-2014 results”

Shestakov, Estonia: “We’ve understood ways of further development taking into account “Battle of the Nations”-2014 results”

    - The off-season -   We hold our big Estonian workout once a month in Tallinn and Narva. It shows us a lot of important things, namely skills of our men, their level of training, their weak ponts.   Now, for the most part, people want to go somewhere in Russia, they take our eastern neighbor as a paragon. It’s our immediate task, but we need to get…

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Open Tournament on Historical Medieval Battle “SAULA 2014” (Estonia)

Open Tournament on Historical Medieval Battle “SAULA 2014” (Estonia)

  September 6  at 13:00 Fortress of Viking Village,  Saula, Estonia    Categories: Duel 1vs1, Buhurt 5vs5    Rules: botn.info/en-rules-regulations   The event is free for everyone!    The participants that want to stay overnight should bring their own tents for accommodation (preferably historical).    www.facebook.com/events/1463122303937091    Viking village is located by the Tallinn-Tartu road, 30 km from Tallinn: www.viikingitekyla.ee   The main marshal of this event will be experienced…

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Nikolai Bykov, Estonia: “We need to fight against the strongest. Perhaps, we are not completely ready for that, but we will try”

Nikolai Bykov, Estonia: “We need to fight against the strongest. Perhaps, we are not completely ready for that, but we will try”

  We have a completely new team. Everyone starts from scratch, with no combat experience. I am the only person who took part in "Battle of the Nations" last year (as a member of the Baltic states team). Our guys are from different cities of Estonia, namely Tallinn, Tartu, Narva. They did not practise full contact fighting before. We mainly have former roleplayers and reenactors who deal with early Middle…

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