Medieval Portrait: Agustín Binaghi

Medieval Portrait: Agustín Binaghi

How did you get into this sport? I got to know the sport thanks to a medieval fair, the 2014 edition of Burgo del Sur. I went there with Sofía Sueldo and we stopped by a stand where they told us about medieval combat. We were late to see the exhibition, but they shared us […]

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Medieval Portrait: Sofía Cervera

Medieval Portrait: Sofía Cervera

How did you know the sport? I met medieval combat sport thanks to my boyfriend, Federico Fischer. I didn’t understand what it was, mostly because a lack of information. When the club was created, they didn’t tell me much, I only knew they were thinking a name for the team and after that, Federico started […]

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Bern, by one of their warriors

Bern, by one of their warriors

Alex Mashtakov is 34 years old, he’s married with a beautiful and talented photographer named Sasha, has two children, runs his own small business, and lives in Glázov, a picturesque Russian city with a population that stands around 100.000. But even when his lifestyle may be enviable, there is something else about his life we […]

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Medieval combat gets stronger in Santa Fe

Medieval combat gets stronger in Santa Fe

It is a fact that, besides every ups and downs, the sport in Argentina improved a lot during the last year. Many clubs were founded, others got into the list for the first time after months of training, and those with experience kept progressing. All that is a clear sign of how, day after day, […]

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Medieval Portrait: Juan Glasman

Medieval Portrait: Juan Glasman

First of all, how did you get to know the sport and what made you start training? I got to know it through a friend, Pablo, who used to upload pictures of the trainings and the fights in which he participated. One day, asking him about it, he invited me to a training, where I […]

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Magna Societas Catalanorum: The benefits of persistence

Magna Societas Catalanorum: The benefits of persistence

While looking for fighters with history inside this sport, we met Enric Giménez, captain from Magna Societas Catalanorum, a Catalonian team, who dedicated some words to us about his club’s experience since its foundation more than four years ago. – Can you tell us something about you and how you got to know this sport? – I […]

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Medieval Portrait: Edgardo López Sánchez

Medieval Portrait: Edgardo López Sánchez

First of all, would you like to tell us how did you find the sport and what got your attention? Since I was twelve years old, I started practising contact sports, but it wasn’t until I was fourteen that I began fighting. I used to train kickboxing, Muay Thai and Taekwondo, but mostly Muay Thai, […]

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Inside Battle of the Nations: Day 3

Inside Battle of the Nations: Day 3

At the third and last day of Battle of the Nations, the names of the countries that achieved the glory were known, as well as the names of those which would have a year full of hard work to get to the podium on the next edition. Between all the main characters of this day, […]

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Inside Battle of the Nations: Day 2

Inside Battle of the Nations: Day 2

Gone the first day of Battle of the Nations, the fighters from some countries increased the chances of taking back a medal to their lands, while others seem to have all their hopes slowly vanished in the air. Teemu Laiho, captain of the Finnish National Team, told us how their expectations for the National Team […]

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Inside Battle of the Nations: Day 1

Inside Battle of the Nations: Day 1

On the first day of Battle of the Nations, the participants’ anxiety and expectations could be easily noticed. We managed to contact some of them, who shared their experiences. Sami Lappeteläinen, from Finland National Team, sent us warm greetings and told us how they started this day: “This morning started with weapons check; huge amount [&h...

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