The Belmonte Challenge results
Polearm Duel Men: 1. Ilias Vyshutin, Ukraine 2. Antonio Madrid Díez, Spain 3. Artem Semenenko, Ukraine ————————————- Sword-Buckler Duel Men: 1. Victor Terron, Spain 2. Artem Semenenko, Ukraine 3. Ilias Vyshutin, Ukraine ————————————- Sword – Sword Duel Men: 1. Artem Semenenko, Ukraine 2. Victor Terron, Spain 3. Vlad Moravets, Ukraine ————————————- Longsword Duel Men: 1. […]
30 Aug 2016 15:11
Bianchetti, Switzerland: “We must train to work as a team…”
Switzerland is a beautiful and medium-sized country. HMB-movement in this country is presented by few groups of fans that usually take part in the international tournaments and are well known in the movement. One of them is Franco Bianchetti also known as Frank Døkkr Norðri. He is responsible for canton Ticino fighters and is a […]
16 Aug 2016 15:16
Pohl, Czech Republic: “HMBIA and BOTN are well known in Prague now”
As everybody noticed during last 2 years Prague, the capital of Czech Republic, held HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations”. Orgteam, participants and audience are happy with it. And HMBIA News decided to find out is this new tradition helpful for National team of Czech Republic. We asked Pepa Josif Pohl, capitan of the […]
22 Jul 2016 13:23
Argentina – Women Profights Tournament
25th of June Buenos Aires held first pro-fight tournament for female fighters. 15 girls from different parts of Argentina gathered in park to find out who is the toughest one. Andy Di Francesco, part of orgteam of the tournament told HMBIA News more details about that interesting event. Andy Di Francesco: “At first the idea […]
07 Jul 2016 13:27
Eme, France: “The French have worthily brought the spirit of Joan of Arc with strength and valor…”
Battle of the Nations-2016 came to an end and HMBIA News continue to ask members of HMB-movement all around the world about their impressions. So here is the new article from the series on a variety of impressions of the tournament. We have written wrote an article in this series about the impressions and experience […]
06 Jul 2016 11:46
Henrikas Viteika (UK): “The almighty internet and big group of friends helped a lot…”
HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nation” consists of several parts. Authenticity is the one of the most impotant parts as it is Historical Medieval Battle. So one of the non-fighting nominations in this tournament devoted to medieval civil clothes. This year the winner of “Best men’s authentic costume” nomination is Henrikas Viteika from UK. […]
04 Jul 2016 14:33
Alexander Davydov: “We had a good marshals team this year…”
Alexander Davydov: “We had a good marshal’s team this year…” HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations” is really a great event and from year to year it becomes bigger and better. For fighters it’s an opportunity to fight more battles and have more nominations – for marshals – more work to do. This year […]
28 Jun 2016 14:56
Battle of the Nations 2016 ALL RESULTS
Category “Group Battles” 5 vs 5 1. Russia 1 2. Ukraine 1 3. Russia 3 4-6. Russia 2 & Ukraine 2 & Ukraine 3 7. USA 1 8. Belarus 1 9. Denmark 2 10. Poland 1 11-12. Israel 1 & UK 1 13. Germany 1 14. France 3 15. Belarus 3 16. Argentina 2 17-18. […]
07 Jun 2016 17:29
Norway is waiting for Tønsberg Medieval Festival!
The 2nd year of “Tønsberg Medieval Festival” is near. Last year was a great success and every participant enjoyed it. Nick Møller Pedersen told HMBIA News that he asked the teams for a review of the whole festival. “Nørskovs Falcon Knights” HMB-club and Nick Møller Pedersen are working hard to do this year festival will […]
30 May 2016 16:34
HMB European Open “The Belmonte Challenge” 2016
Dear friends! Everyone who are eager to hear the clash of sword steel, see the battle flame, feel the rapture of the victory! We are proud to invite your club to the HMB European Open “The Belmonte Challenge” – 2016. “The Belmonte Challenge” is an open HMB European Championship that will take place on 25-28 […]
25 May 2016 17:31
“Battle of the Nations” commentator told about the championship, new skills and difficulties
HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations” is a huge event and it is great that everybody can visit it to support the fighters. However, the live stream is an important part of it, and the commentator is king and god here. Gavin Stewart was this year’s commentator and everybody can agree that he did […]
24 May 2016 17:04
Koryagin, Russia: “Battle of the Nations grows and develops rapidly”
“Battle of the Nations” is getting bigger. This year was attended by more people than ever, more than 700 fighters from different countries have confirmed their participation. Among them are veterans, as well as very young sportsmen, who visited “Battle of the Nations” for the first time. The changes were made and in the volunteer […]
23 May 2016 18:30
Battle of the Nations 2016 Champions (All nominations results)
Welcome the great winners of the Battle of the Nations 2016! 5 vs 5 Group Battles 1 place – Russia 1 2 place – Ukraine 1 3 place – Russia 3 21 vs 21 Mass Battles 1 place – Russia 2 place –  Ukraine 3 place –  Belarus Men’s 1 vs 1 duels 1 place […]
18 May 2016 11:16
Will to Victory
Team Argentina – the winners of the “Will to Victory” nomination
13 May 2016 13:45
Best fighting progress
Team Denmark – the winners of the best fighting progress nomination
13 May 2016 13:27
Best men’s authentic costume
Best men’s authentic costume – Henrikas Viteika (UK)
13 May 2016 13:25



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