Trogir, Croatia – The Fifth Jubilee HMB World Championship “Battle of the Nations” which took place in Trogir, Croatia on the 12-15 June, 2014 as promised was to be the greatest event for every fighter, participant and spectator due to the large number of benefits and surprises which the organizers of the event have prepared.
It is national team competition in medieval battles, using metal weapons and a standardized list of rules, with no choreography but demanding fight requiring variety of skills and endurance. For the first time in history of this contents women category will take part too. All fighters participants go through strenuous mental and physical preparation that lasts at least a year long.
HMB (Historical medieval battle) is spectacular and extreme sport that has its fans around the world so Trogir is expecting large number of fans to visit.
Medieval fights lovers will be cheered by few thousands of tourists during especially exciting night battles under the lights of torches. National teams from 25 different countries from four continents compete in several standard nominations, including “Triathlon Duel”, “Professional fights”, “5 vs 5″, “21 vs 21″ and “all vs all” as a full contact battles.
Medieval Trogir with its walls and fortresses will be natural environment in this battle of nations in Trogir for:
• Competitions for the best workshops of armour
• Competition for the best armour teams and separate fighters
• Competition in the best authentic men’s / women’s medieval costume
Armour workshops from Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, Poland, UK, and many other countries will be presenting their authentic work to public.
Battles will take place on the campground located on the beach with stunning views of the real medieval castle. Authentic camp is to build in Soline offering variety of gastronomic selection, where the tents for participants and visitors will be raised in order to revive medieval life for four days. Medieval cuisine will also be served in over 30 restaurants and available for everyone at an appropriate price.