The HMBIA President elections are in full spate
The world HMB community is on the verge of electing a new HMBIA President. Voting for candidates for this responsible position continues, and the struggle is between two worthy candidates – Eduard Eme and Antonio De Zio – is going on. The most active and officially recognized national federations of countries from the HMB world […]
22 Dec 2017 18:40
“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 […]
22 Dec 2017 13:03
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 […]
21 Dec 2017 18:34
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 […]
21 Dec 2017 15:24
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 […]
20 Dec 2017 18:24
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 […]
20 Dec 2017 15:22
Country in numbers – the story of Denmark
Today HMBIA News will tell you the story of HMB sport development in Denmark. We had an interview with Allan Schiller, a captain of the Copenhagen Medieval Fighting Club (CMFC). He answered our questions and that what we found out.   When did the HMB start in Denmark? How was it? As far as I […]
19 Dec 2017 16:33
“The main question of 2017 is where the “Battle of the Nations” will take place in 2018? We are giving the answer!”
For the most ambitious and long-awaited event for the HMB movement – the World Championship “Battle of the Nations” – Rome, the magnificent capital of Italy, was chosen. The Championship will be held on 3-6 May, 2018. This time, the best fighters from all over the world will come to the Eternal City and fill […]
18 Dec 2017 19:43
Burak Yarar, Turkey: “This is a professional sport and deserves to be approached professionally”
Burak Yarar from Turkey and his team move forward to develop HMB sport in his country. They provide seminars, workshops, trainings sessions and from the other side they works on promotion. During this autumn HMB athlets and one of the turkish magazines cooperated for the mutual benefit. Magazine got the article about new and interesting […]
18 Dec 2017 16:06
Medieval French castles for battles of modern knights
The French government kindly provides ancient castles for holding modern HMB combats. Due to the work of French HMB Federation, two castles in France are repeatedly hosting HMB events. The tournament “Tournoi du château de Vincennes” has been held in the castle called Château de Vincennes. And the well-known citadel called Cité de Carcassonne is […]
15 Dec 2017 18:02
Adventures of the Argentinians in Moscow: 2 parts
Part 1: “The flight to Moscow” Argentina took part in “Dynamo Cup” not for the first time, but this time was unforgettable for them. This is a story not about failures, but about the fact that everything can be overcome if there is a losing desire to achieve one’s goal. The goal of the Argentinians […]
14 Dec 2017 18:00
“White Company” – purposeful HMB club from UK
2016 is a year of the “White Company” HMB club establishment. It happened not so long time ago, but UK guys took historical name for their union. “White Company” was a 14th century mercenary company operated within Italy, it was largely comprised of English men at arms and archers and was also knows as “The […]
14 Dec 2017 14:29
Country in numbers – the story of Kazakhstan
Yevgeniy Sukhotin, a captain of the “Temir Tumen” club, answers our questions about the development of the HMB in the country.   When did the HMB start in Kazakhstan? How was it? Historical fencing, as far as I know, appeared in Kazakhstan in the early 2000s and developed with varying success. We can mention the […]
12 Dec 2017 19:04
Сzech Republic are proud of “Prague Vixens”
“Dynamo Cup” loves the ?zech Republic and the ?zech Republic loves Dynamo. This year they came to Moscow for the second time and got prize again! Tomáš Gajdošík told HMBIA News about this visit and their impressions after one of the toughest tournaments in the world “Dynamo Cup”.   Tomáš Gajdošík: “This year Dynamo cup […]
12 Dec 2017 15:25
“HMC CUP – 2nd STEP”-2017 – second steo to the National team of Italy
9th of December famous city Pisa (Italy) held “HMC CUP – 2nd STEP”. This is the second stage of qualifying tournament for the National Team of Italy. There was “5 vs 5″ bugurt category and all categories for “1 vs 1″ as well. The tournament took place in public gym located in Via Padre Ximenes, […]
12 Dec 2017 13:32
Pepe Villani : “It is all true that they say about the “Dynamo Cup”…..”
Everyone in HMB-movement knows that December this year started with one of the largest HMB tournaments in the world – the “Dynamo Cup”-2017. Fighters from all over the world came to participate in it. HMBIA News already published the results of the event and now we want to share with you the impressions of the […]
11 Dec 2017 15:35



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania