Orange County wolfengarde
Battle of The Nations is the world championship for the sport of hmb. every year nations from all around the world come to compete.
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Wolfengarde is a California Orange County medieval sport team. We are apart of HMB (Historical Medieval Battles), who are also in associations with AMCF (American Medieval Combat Federation).
our team has become one of the first dedicated wmfc teams in the usa. in doing so, we have changed from the focus of the 5 man team and converted to the singles and pro-fight category. of course, the 5 man team will remain intact.
we want to train our fighters to become professional athletes and competitors tuned to the arts of historical combat. by focusing our attention in the singles and pro-fights, it helps us develop those goals for each fighter.
Historical Medieval Battles (HMB) is a full force contact sport based on historical tournaments and armor. It uses real steel blunt weapons and allows full contact force. The sport is known to be one of the toughest sport. think ufc in fighting in full armor and with steel weapons.
Singles: 1 vs 1 points based system.
Triathlons: 1 vs 1 timed Longsword, Sword and Shield, Sword and Buckler point system
5 vs. 5: Team of five vs another team of 5 in knocking your opponents down for points.
21 vs 21: A group of 21 people vs another 21 group in knocking your opponents down to win.
3 vs 3
Our HMB/AMCF sport team, Wolfengarde, represents Orange County and Riverside. The teams will travel around the world to compete in tournaments.
Standards for every member
it is every member's obligation to treat other members with respect and dignity. we are focused on providing the best opportunity for each member on reaching their goals. we expect the same of our members in striving to become the best they can be.
Wolfengarde has a unique arsenal of gear dedicated to loaner equipment. this helps newcomers become easily involved in the sport. it also helps fighters looking to try on gear before they buy their own, which saves them unnecessary difficulties in their gathering.
SAFETY IS OUR PRIORITY. THIS SPORT HAS IT'S DANGERS, BUT THERE IS NO NEED TO TAKE MORE RISK OUTSIDE TOURNAMENTS THAT WILL PREVENT PROGRESSION. WE WILL ALWAYS SEEK TO CREATE A SAFE ENVIRONMENT FOR EVERYONE, AVOIDing ANY INJURIES.
our training is focused on educating fighters to understand the basics and develop good habits. new fighters will face many challenges in their progression. we want to help them overcome these challenges with a clear goals. team work is essential in development for fighters to be successful in the group melees.
our goal is to grow the fighters both physically and mentally strong.
We want to see THIS SPORT GROW FAST IN THE UNITED STATES. WE ARE DOING ALL WE CAN TO BETTER ENSURE THE GROWTH AND EFFECTIVENESS OF OUR SPORT WITH OUR TEAM. Our team is aiming to become the best usa national team.
this is one of the toughest sports out there, and we have to grow to be toughest of them all.