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Edouard Eme – mottos and inspirations

Edouard Eme – mottos and inspirations

  "Toujours baisé, jamais surpris" - that`s the motto of Edouard Eme. He uses it since he was in the army. It means "Always screwed, never surprised" - unexpected phrase but really vital. HMBIA News reporter asked Mr. Eme why did he choose such motto? He answered that it goes very well with his life.   Edouard Eme: "It appears to be relevant at many moments of my life, so…

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Edouard Eme’s traveling Odyssey

Edouard Eme’s traveling Odyssey

  The HMB concept “fight and travel” excellently fits Edouard Eme. Experienced fighter and falling in love with the road, he visited more than 30 countries until to his 31 years old. This is exited result, is not is? He has a few amazing stories about it.   While being a teenager, Edouard spend a few years in African country Benin. Edouard: “I lived in Benin in 2002-2003 years. My…

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Edouard Eme: “I thank Antonio for being my friend not the opponent!”

Edouard Eme: “I thank Antonio for being my friend not the opponent!”

  HMBIA News presents first interview with the new President of HMBIA.   - Are you satisfied with the results of the elections? - Well, by candidating, my goal was to be elected, so I'm satisfied.   - Were you surprised with the results? - There is always doubt, I think my accomplishments as president of the French Federation were in my favor, but Antonio also had good points in…

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HMB Soft seminar in Germany – find out more!

HMB Soft seminar in Germany – find out more!

A two-day seminar holding by HMBIA Marshal-Supervisor Sergey Myasishchev will take place on 6th and 7th of January 2018 in Nuremberg (Germany). The first day of the seminar will be devoted to the HMB-Soft training methodology. On the second day of the seminar will be considered a wide range of questions on judging and holding the HMB competitions. The seminar is designed for both marshals and coaches of the Historical…

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How to choose armor, if you are a universal fighter?

How to choose armor, if you are a universal fighter?

If you decide to be a universal HMB fighter, then it is very important to be able to balance the possibility of being mobile and protected while choosing an armor.   We asked experienced HMB fighters to share their views on the ideal armor for this mission.   Michael Morgulis, the fighter of M.F.C club, told: " I recommend a mobile and relatively light armor for universals. It should not…

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“Lions of Steel” HMB-club – strength, loyalty, and fearlessness

“Lions of Steel” HMB-club – strength, loyalty, and fearlessness

This club was founded in the July 2016 year after World Championship in HMB "Battle of the Nations". Such heroic name was chosen because the Dutch Royal family uses the lion as its symbol for centuries. The animal represents strength, loyalty and fearlessness. The guys fight in armor, so the idea of the name has turned into a fact. The captain of the club Martijn Elberse told HMBIA News all…

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Open HMB practices: to allow people to acquire a taste of HMB

Open HMB practices: to allow people to acquire a taste of HMB

You fully understand what HMB is when you see the combats in the close quarters: when you jump off the edge of the threatening overturning list, when the weapon flashes a few meters away, when you feel the energy and excitement of the fighters, see their smiles and at the same time watch how they are friendly striking each other.   And ordinary spectator wants to take the sword and…

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Italian historical heritage as a beautiful background for modern knights’ battles

Italian historical heritage as a beautiful background for modern knights’ battles

Italy is rich on historical sights. And the most wonderful thing that ancient palaces, fortresses and ruins can be used as a perfect background for modern knights combats. In 2017 Italian HMB tournaments organizers held an events in 3 great medieval cities.   The first tournament is “1st stage of HMC CUP” was hold in Torino city.   Torino was founded in the 3d century B.C., and became a colony…

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The best Siberian fighters will cross swords at the “Siberian foothold” tournament

The best Siberian fighters will cross swords at the “Siberian foothold” tournament

The regional HMB tournament of the 1st league called “Siberian foothold” will take place on the 13th of January, 2018 in Novosibirsk (Russia). The tournament has been included to The Buhurt League system, which means that it will be held according to the standards and rules of historical medieval battles, which are common for all countries.   A geography of The Buhurt League is actively expanding, and more clubs, teams…

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HMB Santy and his medieval adventures

HMB Santy and his medieval adventures

  Santiago Augusto Chevasco Di Francesco is one of the most perceptible member of HMB movement in Argentina despite the small height and age - he is less than 2 years old. He is Andy Di Francesco and Juan Manuel Chevasco Diaz`s son. He often attend Medieval events and everyone knows him and admire his medieval civil clothes which his mother made for him. HMBIA news asked Andy to tell…

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