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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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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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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Medieval Portrait: Ariel “Gaucho” Manzano

Medieval Portrait: Ariel “Gaucho” Manzano

How did you get to know this sport? What made you decide to start practicing? I discovered it in a Game of Thrones fair. My son told me: “Come on dad, you have to do that”. Was there any special motivation? The constant challenge of training and participating in tournaments, always trying to be the […]

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Medieval Portrait: Nicolás Di Gaetano

Medieval Portrait: Nicolás Di Gaetano

I discovered this sport thanks to a reenactment group I met in Burgo del Sur 2014, and they invited me to a buhurt tournament. I was astonished from the first fight, because I have always liked the medieval theme. As I found this new world, I knew I wanted to be part of it. I […]

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Medieval Portrait: Amy Graham

Medieval Portrait: Amy Graham

What difficulties did you face at the beginning of your journey? Finding suitable armor quickly. My first tournament was with IMCF in Spain. We had less than three months to prepare for our first National qualifying tournament. As it was, I wore some of my reenactor mild steel armor while I waited for my custom […]

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Medieval Portrait: Miguel García

Medieval Portrait: Miguel García

Since I was a child, I’ve been a fan of everything ‘medieval’, both historical and fantastic. During that time, I never even imagined that something like HMB could be real, and I was sure that I was the only madman that fantasized about using an armor and sword. I’ve performed Fencing and Kendo (japanese fencing) […]

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Medieval Portrait: Ezequiel Cavallin

Medieval Portrait: Ezequiel Cavallin

How did you get to know this sport? What made you start with it?⠀ I started practicing at another club in Córdoba, named Córdoba Medieval. I had some differences of opinion with them, so I decided to leave, and some other people left with me, because we found that the concept we liked had nothing […]

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Medieval Portrait: Andryus Kiselyus

Medieval Portrait: Andryus Kiselyus

Hello, my name is Andryus Kiselyus, I’m from Moscow, Russia, and my club is Bern. I’m a participant of team “Partizan” also known as Russia1. How long have you been practicing this sport and why did you start training in the first place? For me, this sport started 7 years ago 2009-2010, I think. So […]

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