On 26 November 2016, HMBIA Summit took its place in Milan. It is one of the most important events in HMB movement, prior to the Championship of the world in HMB “Battle of the Nations”. The event took one day. According to HMBIA representatives, such short format gradually becomes traditional.
One of the nicest pieces of news from this year’s Summit was a fact that three new to the sport countries has joined the movement in the year 2016 – China, Turkey and Sweden. Therefore, representatives of twenty-four countries took part in the event.
The summit introduced all of the existing committees (Development, Marshals, Tournament and Authenticity) and the Women’s League representatives. The representatives of the committees prepared presentations, dedicated to the development of media component of HMB sport, to HMB Soft, new procedure of recognition of the HMBIA tournaments all over the world, discussion of rules, certification of marshals and marshals’ ratings, development of the authenticity questions.
HMBIA Summit’s summary: important decisions were made as to the development of HMB movement all over the world. A new format of fights in the “Duel” nomination was developed and accepted, a rating system for marshals was embedded, certification of marshals on the national level, HMB Soft.
You can get more detailed information about the summaries of the HMBIA Summit-2016 in our following publications.