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Chevasco Diaz, Argentina: “I like to learn from the best”
Juan Manuel Chevasco Diaz, fighter of “CECM” club (Argentina), fighter of National Team of Argentina … Concerning his way to HMB sport I have been doing a research on medieval fencing for over 8 years and have been implementing what I had read in the bests-known manuals. We don’t have professional trainers here in Argentina, […]
18 Nov 2014 12:45
Vyshutin, Ukraine: “I try to do complex exercises, because if you focus only on one point, it’ll do no good.”
Ilyas Vyshutin, fighter of “Knyaz” club (Kharkiv, Ukraine), fighter of the National Team of Ukraine … Concerning his way to HMB sport It happened by chance, two years ago my friend offered me to try it… Today, historical medieval battle for me is an opportunity to feel alive, real. … Concerning his armor My armor […]
17 Nov 2014 12:24
Ivan Pampi Loborec, Croatia: “As for the future, I foresee a lot of official HMB clubs in Croatia united in the League”
In 2014, Croatia hosted the World Championship in HMB “Battle of the Nations”, and showed itself as a worthy opponent on the lists. The National Team of the country was a “dark horse” of the Championship. Ivan Pampi Loborec, president of the National HMB Association of Croatia lifted a veil of secrecy concerning the National […]
17 Nov 2014 11:16
Quayle, UK: “I’m more of a technique fighter; I wait for the right moment and then do my best.”
John Quayle, fighter of “Vectis knights” club, fighter of the National Team of United Kingdom … Concerning his way to HMB sport I started to practise HMB in January 2014, after seeing “Knight Club” on TV (BBC), a story of Team UK at “Battle of the Nations”-2013 in France. I watched it by chance, and […]
13 Nov 2014 11:30
Who can become a marshal?
– Point of View – The question may seem easy. Some may think that an aspirant doesn’t need to understand the history of costume and armor, spend many hours training hard, like professional fighters. It’s enough to download the rules (http://botn.info/en-rules-regulations) and learn them by heart… However, as practice shows, an outsider, who observed fights […]
12 Nov 2014 12:35
“MCSF Jyväskylä”, Finland. Guys who warm up public before “Manowar”
– HMB clubs    “MCSF Jyväskylä”, Finland Established in 2014   Finland is rich not only in beautiful nature, stable economy and Santa Claus. People love and actively develop the HMB movement there. Today, there are 3 clubs practising HMB sports in Finland, namely “MCSF Helsinki”, “HMB Lappeenranta” and “MCSF Jyväskylä”. We’ll tell you about […]
11 Nov 2014 17:49
Morgulis, Israel: “I like all categories!”
I came to HMB sport after role-playing games, I always liked role-playing buhurts. Then some guys showed me that there were full contact buhurts as well… It was the way everything started! I’ve been fighting on steel weapons since 2011 and I’ve been engaged in MMA-light since 2010, which helps me on the lists, as there […]
10 Nov 2014 12:42
Shestakov, Estonia: “We’ve understood ways of further development taking into account “Battle of the Nations”-2014 results”
– The off-season – We hold our big Estonian workout once a month in Tallinn and Narva. It shows us a lot of important things, namely skills of our men, their level of training, their weak ponts. Now, for the most part, people want to go somewhere in Russia, they take our eastern neighbor as […]
10 Nov 2014 12:38
Coors, Germany: “HMB also gave me a chance to compete internationally against the best and to learn from them.”
Sebastian Coors, fighter of the “Zitadelle e.V.” club (Germany), fighter of the National Team of Germany   I’ve been into HMB for three years now. I’ve chosen triathlon because I prefer to be solely responsible for my wins or losses. I’ve never been much of a team player and I prefer to depend on myself, […]
10 Nov 2014 11:02
Clothing Issue
“What clothes are the best for training?” – Frequently Asked Questions / Information for novices – Everything depends on what you are going to do. If you’re going to deal with general fitness exercises, then you can use casual, comfortable clothes. You can even wear a tailcoat with a bow tie, if you wish! If […]
06 Nov 2014 12:24
Maksimenko, Latvia: “I remember being proud of my fighters when they fought against Poland…”
Vladimir Maksimenko (Hartman Enon), fighter of “Lubeck” club (Latvia), captain of the National Team of Latvia When the euphoria of “Battle of the Nations”-2014 was gone and the first materials began to appear on the Internet, indigenous people of Latvia started to join us and offer their help. Perhaps, it was due to the fact […]
06 Nov 2014 11:11
Assadi: “I love teamwork and I also like adrenaline and fighting.”
Sina Assadi, fighter of “M.A.C” club (Sweden), fighter of the National Team of Luxemburg … Concerning choosing HMB sport I joined the HMB movement at the beginning of 2014. I met a guy at a party who told me about the Team, I came and saw everything with my own eyes! I liked the fact […]
06 Nov 2014 09:18
Avenirov, Ukraine: “When you participate in a competition, you have to fight to the very end!”
– People of the HMB movement    Nikolay Avenirov,   fighter of the HMB club “Ayna Bera” (Kyiv, Ukraine), fighter of the National Team of Ukraine  One of the most titled Ukrainian fighters concerning many things… … Concerning his way to HMB sport My way to full contact fighting in armor is familiar to many fighters. […]
03 Nov 2014 19:26
Koryagin, Russia: “We immediately agreed with Mathias that I would root for the Austrian team, and he would support Russians”
I have been attending “Battle of the Nations” since 2011. First of all, I’ve been doing that to support my friends and my brother, so I root for the Russian team. In addition, I have many friends from other countries, for example Austria, Germany, Finland and others, and when they are on the lists I’m […]
03 Nov 2014 13:27
Zerr, Germany: “We do our job efficiently, and it gives more and more results every year”
Valentin Zerr, Vice-President of the HMB club “Zitadelle”, fighter of the National Team of Germany About the movement in the country and the National Team captaincy… …About the movement in Germany We have role-playing, living history, and fencing done according to historical sources (medieval literature), craftsmen… blacksmiths and gunsmiths… As for full contact battles, this […]
02 Nov 2014 13:39
Mexican breakthrough, or European Middle Ages in Mexican way
Many may be surprised, but Mexicans, though being far from all known historical features of the European Middle Ages, are very fond of historical medieval battles in armor. The HMB movement is developing very actively there, and, judging by the pace, will catch up or even leave behind old Europe soon! Today we can say […]
02 Nov 2014 12:33

BATTLE OF THE NATIONS

2021

1st-4th July
Oradea Fortress, Romania