Finnish greetings and 2021 expectations
A Christmas party at home with family is a traditional way to celebrate this holiday in Finland. Teemu Laiho, the National HMB representative of Finland and the Päijät-Häme Medieval Combat team captain did not change traditions this year. The holiday turned out to be warm, homely and joyful. “Christmas was relaxing, including good time with […]
04 Jan 2021 19:15
Best wishes from Mexico! 
The Mexicans personally congratulated the entire HMB community on the New Year holidays! This was made possible thanks to Ana Laura Hernandez Reginleif, a marshal from Mexico and a person who works tirelessly to develop HMB in her country and her Facebook Buhurt`n`chill page in Spanish where she makes interviews about everything and anything needed […]
03 Jan 2021 18:27
Fight & Travel: the main expectation for 2021!
New Year is a family holiday for Artem Beregovyi, captain of the Ukraine 2 team for buhurts at the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2019 and the combat captain of the Taurus UA team and. Celebrating this holiday with relatives and friends is a tradition in the Artem family. “As for me, all […]
02 Jan 2021 20:10
From Russia with love: congratulations from Oleg Lukyanov
The long-awaited 2021 has come in many countries. Finally, we said goodbye to 2020, thanked for everything that happened with us and now we began the countdown of the new year and are anticipating new miracles and adventures. The first good news of the year is that our festive marathon continues and today Oleg Lukyanov, […]
02 Jan 2021 15:30
Charity Christmas in Poland
Today, as part of our festive marathon, we will tell you about the Christmas miracles that our brothers in arms from Poland did for children. The Niepokorni Orzesze club has organized 2 charity actions. Adults and children of HMB, HMB Soft and other sections took an active part in the organization. What a miracle our […]
30 Dec 2020 14:35
Unrestrained Christmas party in USA: Las Vegas style
Our marathon takes us not just to the USA, but to hot Las Vegas! In this city of sin, Christmas is loved and celebrated on a grand scale. For several years in a row, the Death Dealers team has been getting together a few days before the holiday and arranging unrestrained fun! “We had a […]
29 Dec 2020 13:46
Incredible Christmas parties in Spain
Spain continues our cozy marathon. These guys definitely know a lot about parties. New Year’s holidays under the gentle Spanish winter sun turn out to be very festive for the Ursus Custodes team from Madrid. All the years of its existence, more than 5 years, the men and women from the team arranged unimaginable and […]
28 Dec 2020 22:50
How to raise funds for BotN trips: Australian recipe
A lot of work and a strict budget are the foundations on which the opportunity to come to the Battle of the Nations for the teams of many countries are built. The further the country is located from a geographical point of view, the more expensive the road to the Championship is. HMBIA News asked […]
22 Dec 2020 15:52
Henrikas Viteika, UK: “I enjoy producing shields much more than making money out of it” 
Yesterday we announced The Artisans and Craftsmen People Choice Award competition for favorite sport suppliers among the HMB community who can later fight for the title of the most beloved HMB community maker and get the special recognition mark. We’d like to highlight the work of one of the competitors. Henrikas Viteika was nominated by […]
15 Dec 2020 17:13
Roosa Järvinen, Finland: “We will give our everything in the fight!”
The new hero of our She Fights rubric deserves the kindest congratulations from each of us! Today we will tell you about the famous Finnish fighter Roosa Järvinen. Preparations for the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations all over the world are in full swing, and already some countries are going through one of […]
09 Dec 2020 14:46
BotN 2019: organizers recall  
The rumble of fantastic fireworks accompanied by thunderous applause and exclamations of joy at the end of the tenth anniversary HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations cut the night sky of the Serbian city of Smederevo and marked the official ending of the medieval sports festival. Everyone who took part in this celebration understood […]
02 Dec 2020 18:55
The HMB New Zealand team has formed and is ready for BotN 2021
Last weekend New Zealand held the final qualification stage to assemble the team that will travel to Romania in 2021 to represent New Zealand at the Battle of the Nations in July. While July 2021 may seem a long way away, New Zealand, all the way in the South Pacific, is a great distance from […]
25 Nov 2020 20:15
Di Francesco, Argentina: “How I spent Battle of the Nations 2014”
HMBIA News presents to you a new She fights for…. rubric. Here we will present stories about HMB girls. What are they fighting for, what goals they set for themselves, why did they chose this tough sport and what results do they strive for! We’ll tell you about champions and newcomers, pioneers and their followers. […]
06 Nov 2020 19:25
Flame tamer: an HMB blacksmith and what requirements to put forward to them
HMB is no longer just a sport. It is a sports and cultural movement now with a multifaceted and multi-tiered infrastructure. There are blacksmiths, craftsmen here who make products from leather, clay, wood, fabric, team support groups and many other talented specialists who reveal the beauty and power of our sport. This is a real […]
31 Oct 2020 17:58
All vs All: a female response to the grand mass battle
In 2014, HMBIA for the first time initiated the introduction of women’s categories into the official table of the World Championship in HMB, Battle of the Nations. Since then, the number of both the categories themselves and the announced participants has been exponentially growing from year to year. Of course, the quantitative and qualitative gap […]
23 Oct 2020 14:20
USA will have their BotN team soon
A hot time is coming in the HMB community! The date and venue of the HMB World Championship Battle of the Nations 2021 has been announced and it’s high time for athletes around the world to prepare for the most important tournament selection for their county’s team. Every fighter dreams of a place in the […]
16 Oct 2020 18:34



1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania