Must-see places in Romania and related stories
HMBIA News has collected the must-see places in Romania today just for you! Working on this article, we have selected diverse and beautiful places to visit in Romania. 1. Horezu monastery The monastery is rightfully considered one of the main attractions of Romania. It was built during the reign of the Wallachian governor Constantine (II) […]
31 May 2021 23:38
Patterson Shieldcraft for fighter protection
A high-quality shield is a reliable defense in battle. When you nominate your favorite craftsmen for our award, you have often mentioned the manufacturers of precision shields. Realizing how important this part of a fighter’s HMB armament is, we are happy to tell you about another applicant of the Artisans and Craftsmen People’s Choice Award […]
19 May 2021 15:12
HMB sport: love from the first date
She loves buhurt and is doing her best to develop HMB in Spain. She works hard to attract new people to sport in spite of Covid. How does she manage to do so much for sports? Our permanent She Fights For… rubric has a new hero. Today we will talk to Samantha Chapman and get […]
10 May 2021 22:48
Ivan Lukic, Serbia: every pair of shoes is unique
A master who does his job well is highly valued not only by clients, but also by museum workers. Why? Because we are talking about a craftsman who makes the attributes of a medieval costume. In particular, today we are talking about the master from Serbia, Ivan Lukic. Grateful clients nominated his workshop for the […]
01 May 2021 13:10
HMB Finland has a new captain!
Joonas Lammasniemi will lead the HMB Finland team to the lists of Battle of the Nations in Romania as new captain of the team of his country. He takes his responsibilities seriously: “As for me, being a captain of the national team is to be the beacon to which my team can look towards for […]
26 Apr 2021 15:44
Australia prepares for Battle of the Nations
On March 27, a qualifying tournament was held in Sydney. HMBIA News asked Bryce Lightbody, the HMB Australia team captain, to tell us more about the event. “We’ve had a really cold and wet summer with massive floods over the last couple of weeks. Luckily it eased up just enough so the interstate teams could […]
15 Apr 2021 00:02
Belgrade welcomed the National HMB tournament
The National HMB tournament of Serbia was held in Belgrade on March 14 where participants were fighting in the BotN official categories including duels and 5vs5 buhurts.     According to Alexandar Uroshevich, President of the National HMB Federation of Serbia, there were around 40 fighters who fought for medals of the tournament and the opportunity to […]
07 Apr 2021 00:28
Commentator motto: do it as if it were the last HMB fight ever
HMB tournaments are gradually returning to our lives. Together with the battles that we missed so much, we  have the opportunity to both support the fighters at the lists and watch the online broadcast of the tournament again. And what is one of the most important components of the broadcast from the scene? Of course […]
27 Mar 2021 14:33
Past Time Pedlar working for the benefit of HMB
The Artisans and Craftsmen People Choice Award competition nominees introduction continues. Today we are talking about the Past Time Pedlar workshop from the UK. This workshop creates items that are familiar and necessary for our community, such as  tabards, particular clothes and occasional flags. Claire Challand told us all details of the workshop’s life.   […]
19 Mar 2021 15:00
Fastest Sword Challenge: charming Brazilian
We continue to introduce you to the Fastest Sword Challenge winners. This time, let us introduce you to Fabiola Cuellas from Brazil. She finished third with 47 clear sword strikes in 20 seconds. “I feel very happy, but it was a real surprise, there were several big players on the scene. In person we will […]
12 Mar 2021 21:00
Fastest Sword Challenge: fantastic She-Wolf from the USA
Shoshana Shellans from the USA finished our Fastest Sword Challenge with the silver and fantastic results of 48 clear sword strikes in 20 seconds.  If by some chance you are not familiar with this warrior, we are happy to tell you more about her. Shoshana represents the She-Wolves HMB club. She has been involved in […]
11 Mar 2021 19:52
Fastest Sword Challenge winners: an introduction
The Fastest Sword Challenge for HMB women is over, the top 3 participants have been announced and congratulations are accepted. HMBIA News decided to introduce winners to our readers and once again congratulate them on behalf of our editorial office. We would like to start with the winner of the competition. Nataliia Shirdel (Ukraine, Tangar […]
10 Mar 2021 12:03
She Fights for… romance with numbers
Our She Fights for… series continues to introduce you to the amazing girls who make our HMB world a better place every day. Today we are talking about Polina Nikitina from Russia, Senior Secretary of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019. “I love exactness, I love tables and schemes. And I really […]
03 Mar 2021 14:27
Historicum: family company created by fighters for fighters
We continue to introduce you to The Artisans and Craftsmen People Choice Award competition nominees. The competition is held among the most demanded and popular masters in the HMB community, where, at the selection stage, everyone can nominate their favorite master or workshop. We remind you that we are talking about all those elements of […]
21 Feb 2021 19:29
New Fastest Sword Challenge for HMB ladies
Time to shake things up a bit and join our Fastest Sword Challenge! The idea of the virtual competition was suggested by the World Champion in the Triathlon category Alexey Petrik and we immediately supported it as the way to celebrate the launch of the Duel League. But by starting this virtual competition we’d like […]
19 Feb 2021 15:26
HMB France has a new leader now! 
Ronan Desgranges is the new captain of the HMB France team for the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2021, recently announced by Frédéric Lepault, the team’s former captain. He was elected by the members of the 2019 national team, and Ronan proudly accepted this position. “It’s a great honor for me. I’m really […]
18 Feb 2021 13:27



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania