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Wurzian, Austria: “What I really like about Eastern-style armor is its flexibility and mobility”

Wurzian, Austria: “What I really like about Eastern-style armor is its flexibility and mobility”

    I've been using European gear for some years. I was, let's say, 80% satisfied with my old gear but I faced many difficulties when I tried to improve it. When the HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2014 approached, one of my fighters needed a new coat of plates and leg harness desperately. I was unable to fight in Trogir because of my knee injury, that’s why I…

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Moser, Austria: “I would love to fight against Russia again, as I learned a lot during our two short rounds in Trogir”

Moser, Austria: “I would love to fight against Russia again, as I learned a lot during our two short rounds in Trogir”

    At the moment, I’m preparing myself for the HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”-2015. I don't really have a training secret, my training focuses on cardio and strength. Basically, I plan to compete in the “5 vs 5” category, but I would also like to take part in “1 vs 1” instead. It depends on the number of interested teammates who are more experienced than me. But…

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Moser, Austria: “The mutual respect and camaraderie between the National Teams was a thing to remember and it makes me look forward to the coming seasons!“

Moser, Austria: “The mutual respect and camaraderie between the National Teams was a thing to remember and it makes me look forward to the coming seasons!“

    Joris Moser (Thoris Jorikson), fighter of “VgVK Salzburg” club, fighter of the National Team of Austria     … Concerning his way to HMB sport  One September day of the year 2013 a friend of mine (Andrej Woltschanskiy) asked me if I wanted to join his training in medieval combat. After a couple of training sessions it was clear to me that I wanted to get the full…

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Heinrich Stefan Wurzian, Austria: “We want to face to the strong opponents”

Heinrich Stefan Wurzian, Austria: “We want to face to the strong opponents”

  Team Austria was founded at the end of 2011 and participated in “Battle of the Nations” in 2012 for the first time. Since then the number of fighters has been increasing every year.   We started with 6 fighters in 2012. This year our Team has 15 guys from 4 different Austrian HMB clubs, from 4 major cities. As this is our third year, we gained some experience in…

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