Middle Ages returned to the Peter and Paul Fortress
The historical festival Battle on the Neva is over. For 2 days Peter and Paul Fortress lived as if in the Middle Ages. Beautiful ladies and brave mighty knights in iron armor surprised and amazed guests of the festival with their skill and courage. There were the 5 vs 5 male and female fights, duels […]
15 Jul 2019 13:53
The Battle on the Neva very soon! Are you ready?
The Battle on the Neva festival, one of the brightest HMB events of summer in Russia, is coming! July 13-14, the Peter and Paul Fortress will welcome thousands of HMB sports fans and people who love the atmosphere of the Middle Ages. The festival is sure to surprise, inspire and amaze. It will be a […]
11 Jul 2019 00:00
Saint George banner is ready for 150 vs 150
Saint George banner is ready to take part in the most massive and spectacular fighting category at the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 in Serbia. The banner consists only of the Russian national team fighters.
09 Jul 2019 13:32
Medieval Battles at Argentinian Independence Holiday
A weekend to celebrate History in the bucolic city of Maschwitz, in Argentina, a land of the South of the world. It’s Terra Australis Tournament, that takes place at 6, 7 and 8 july, with nominations for Buhurt 5v5 categories, Sword & Shield, Longsword, Sword & Buckler duels and yet Profight. It’s a full Holiday […]
05 Jul 2019 22:33
HMB Soft and Medieval History for kids
One could imagine there are no medieval fans in the tropical lands of Brazil. It would be a lack of imagination, once medieval spirit is quite alive among concrete jungle and savage hills near the beach. A project carried by Daniel Felipe (HMBIA Marshal) and his team, the Silver Sword Company, is taking HMB Soft […]
05 Jul 2019 22:05
Riga is waiting for the strongest!
The Junior HMB Soft World Championship for HMB clubs and schools has become a good tradition for Riga, Latvia. It has become the most important tournament of the year for HMB young athletes. This year’s edition will be held December, 7-8 in Riga (Latvia). On both days of the Championship, participants will find a rich […]
01 Jul 2019 23:51
How to create champions? Russian secrets
The HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 reached an unprecedented scale two months ago, but we still cannot forget the battles of the national teams. Technique, tactics, strategy, strength, power and agility, a high class of possession of combat techniques and many types of weapons … From such a spectacle our heads were […]
26 Jun 2019 12:20
Gavin Stewart: “… It all comes down to enthusiasm and passion”
Big HMB events are now more oriented to a different kind of audience – HMB fans and people who just start to follow it as these tournaments have online broadcasting. Thanks to the commentators of Live streams we can understand what’s happening in the list, find out a lot of interesting things about fighters, teams […]
18 Jun 2019 00:01
HMB Marshals: who? when? why? what?
Do you know who the HMB marshals are? We are confident that everyone who is involved in HMB sport will say YES. However, do we know everything about them and their work? Let’s not make any assumptions and let’s analyze in more detail the very concept of the “HMB Marshal”. Let’s talk about their duties […]
12 Jun 2019 23:37
The tempering of a top team
At the World Championships in HMB, Battle of the Nations, we saw a team that consisted  of different fighters from different clubs. They were from different cities of the same country. However, despite these obstacles this team worked together as one. They operated as if they were mentally connected. It was a thing of magic. […]
06 Jun 2019 14:34
“I swear” – one of the most important traditions of BOTN
A slight feeling of nostalgia stays with us after the tenth anniversary of Battle of the Nations in Serbia. We would like to relive the championship events again and again and return to that unique atmosphere. Let’s look back at the opening ceremony of the Championship together, and focus on one of the most important […]
02 Jun 2019 21:49
Bogdan Sbitnev about BOtN 2019: “I survived! The main goal is achieved”
For the very first time in history, Kyrgyzstan was represented at the HMB world championship Battle of the Nations. Bogdan Sbitnev returned home with very decent results. Bogdan stood out, using a very distinct round shield with the sun on a red background. He was seen wielding this shield in the Sword and Shield duels, […]
29 May 2019 18:01
The anniversary of the “Alexander Nevsky Cup”
The traditional historical and patriotic festival “Alexander Nevsky Cup” was held today in St. Petersburg (Russia). This year the festival celebrates its tenth anniversary! Visitors to the Lyubashinsky garden today were entertained with an amazingly diverse and rich event. The audience was treated to a tournament of the HMB youth league. Such tournaments are very […]
26 May 2019 13:19
The truth about female buhurts on BOTN-2019
This year, for the second time in the history of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations, there was competitions in the women’s buhurt category 5 vs 5. As always this nomination stirred excitement among the participants. Women’s buhurts have grown from an experimental category to an established part of HMB. At the Smederevo […]
24 May 2019 15:02
30 vs 30: USA reached a goal
Imazing mass battles category 30 vs 30 don`t let us forget any of those fights! Almost every team and even every fighter that we saw took off helmets coming out the lists and had a smile on their face. The athletes from the USA were no exception. Sam Andrews from the USA team enjoyed all […]
22 May 2019 23:22
Unbelievable 30vs30: tough, fun and shocking
A new mass nomination for the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 caused a huge stir before the start of the fighting and a lot of enthusiasm after it. Teams from different countries united in alliances, which made the fights even more interesting. Right after one of the fights in this nomination, our […]
21 May 2019 23:26



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania