Saturday, March 17, the Castle of Santa Severa hosts the Italian qualifying tournament for Battle of the Nations – 2018. The event is organized by “HMC CUP ITALY” in collaboration with the Regione Lazio, LAZIOcrea, Mibact, Municipality of Santa Marinella and Coopculture.
More than 40 fighters all of whom made it to the finals and they will participate in such categories as:
“Sword and Shield”
“Sword and Buckler”
Buhurts “5 vs 5”
Apart from watching the fights, the members of the audience can immerse themselves in the unique atmosphere of the Middle Ages, visiting an authentic historical camp, and a real blacksmith at work on the field forge. They can also try the weapons and armor, as well as engage in duels and archery.
Italy is one of HMB’s veteran nations, participating in the World Championship in HMB Battle of the Nations since 2011, and participates in all disciplines.