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Tonucci, Italy: “…I’m really proud of the results we’ve achieved”

Tonucci, Italy: “…I’m really proud of the results we’ve achieved”

29th October 2016 fighters from 4 countries gathered in Urbino (Italy) to take part in WMFC First Class Tournament "Torneo del Montefeltro "Ardet ut Feriat".   HMBIA News asked main technical responsible of the tournament, representative of WMFC Italy, captain of the "Feltrio" HMB-club Gabriele Tonucci (Italy) to tell us the results of the tournament.   Gabriele Tonucci: “Following some requests by the participants, the organization staff decided to have…

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Women are gathering for Buhurt in Argentina – “The sport unites us”

Women are gathering for Buhurt in Argentina – “The sport unites us”

Argentina never stops to please HMB community with good news. Let us introduce you to all-woman HMB club Valherjes! Martina Ochoa - female fighter from Valherjes HMB Club (Argentina) told us about the princess warriors, the swords of which you have to be aware of.   Martina Ochoa: "There are six of us female fighters in our club, in Argentina there are 8 all-female clubs in total. The girls in my…

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«RED DRAGON CUP»-2016: new beginnings and new victories”

«RED DRAGON CUP»-2016: new beginnings and new victories”

October 22nd, "RED DRAGON CUP"-2016 tournament took its place in the city of Buenos Aires (Argentina). It was a national tournament, so there were teams from all around the country. Juan Manuel Chevasco Diaz - well known fighter of the National team of Argentina, strategy, tactics and technics coach told HMBIA News his impressions of the event.   Juan Manuel Chevasco Diaz: "It was a really difficult tournament. It was…

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“Chinese fighters are yet to come!”

“Chinese fighters are yet to come!”

There are many interesting things in China and everybody knows it. We know that there is HMB-sport in this exotic country. HMBIA News has already written about it in February, 2015. We decided to find out if something new has happened in sport during this year. We asked Yang Yu, "Huben" HMB-club fighter about growing and developing of our sport in China.     Yang Yu: "HMB sport is getting…

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“WMFC Germany Challenge: atmospheric and neat, as Germans like it”

“WMFC Germany Challenge: atmospheric and neat, as Germans like it”

First German tournament from the First Class Tournament series took its place not so long ago and now, when the excitement has died down a little, we can have a peaceful and thorough discussion about the tournament and the impressions it left. HMBIA News asked Marina Golovina – female fighter from Russia, military-patriotic club “Tverd” (Tver’) representative. Marina told us that visiting Germany had been her dream, the pretext couldn’t…

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“WMFC First Class Germany Challenge” – 2016

“WMFC First Class Germany Challenge” – 2016

10-11 September 2016, a WMFC First Class series tournament took its place in the German town of Nurnberg. Such event could not leave HMBIA News uninterested. Programme of the tournament throughout 2 days was as follows: 10 September – profights; 11 September – soft sword. We have contacted one of the organizers of the tournament Valentin Zerr and discussed the tournament, his impressions and the overall summary of the event.…

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Andryus Kiselyus: “…my hardest rival is not a team or a fighter, it’s my mirror image.”

Andryus Kiselyus: “…my hardest rival is not a team or a fighter, it’s my mirror image.”

Our friends from Argentina, an HMB-oriented blog Crónicas Bohurteras, have shared with HMBIA News an interesting interview with a famous Russian fighter Andryus Kiselyus. ?????? How long have you been practicing this sport and why did you start training in the first place? ?? - For me, this sport started 7 years ago 2009-2010, I think. So long ago! The first time I saw guys fighting in armor I went…

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“David Dixon, ITOC-2016. David Dixon about the tourney”

“David Dixon, ITOC-2016. David Dixon about the tourney”

International Tournament of Chivalry «ITOC» -2016 is a big HMB-event, so HMBIA News decided to find out some more participants’ impressions, as such information would be interesting and useful for both our followers and organizers of the tournaments. We interviewed a well-known American fighter of “Ursus” HMB-club (USA) - David Dixon.   "It was excellent! The organization of the tournament was top notch. Seeing fighters from many different nations and…

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Tim Edward Jerry Gaensler-Debs (USA) about “IToC”-2016: “…I want to push club Ursus to greater victories”

Tim Edward Jerry Gaensler-Debs (USA) about “IToC”-2016: “…I want to push club Ursus to greater victories”

International Tournament of Chivalry "ITOC"-2016 has passed, but everybody will remember it and will be waiting to participate again. Tim Edward Jerry Gaensler-Debs, fighter from USA told us that event was great and Brad Schaive and Black Swan did a great job!     Tim Edward Jerry Gaensler-Debs: "Upon arriving at the International Tournament of Chivalry, it was clear that Brad Schaive and Black Swan had committed themselves to making…

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Pedersen about “Vanaja tournament”-2016 – “My team got 3rd place and I`m happy about it”

Pedersen about “Vanaja tournament”-2016 – “My team got 3rd place and I`m happy about it”

There was few great international HMB-tournaments in Finland in period of the end of the summer and at the beginning of the autumn. "Vanaja tournament"-2016 was one of them. HMBIA News have already written about the tournament and now we want to publish the participant`s review about this event. We asked Nick Møller Pedersen, participant from Norway, to tell us his impressions: "I arrived on Thursday night, Anni Hiro picked…

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