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On 27 June 2015, during the X Pärnu Hanseatic Days Knight Tournament, Daniil Larsen a.k.a. Lars (Karu klubi, Narva) defeated Jaan Murumets a.k.a. Barbar in an Iron League profight match with the final score of 47:30. Murumets was the Iron League profight champion in the season of 2014. In the second Iron League profight match, Artur Kreivald a.k.a. Svein (Soldknechte, Tallinn), the runner up in the previous season of Iron League, defeated Ilja Sinkievitš (Karu Klubi, Narva) with a technical knockout.


2015_06_27_Parnu_Hansa_foto_Anastassia_Sinkova_7867_webJaan Murumets and Daniil Larsen. Image by Anastassia Sinkova


The winner in the duel with sword and shield category was Toomas Kalja (Turm, Tartu). Aleksei Sosnovski (Valhalla, Tallinn) took the second place, while Maksim Sidnev a.k.a. Skeggolf (Valhalla, Tallinn) came in third.

2015_06_27_Parnu_Hansa_foto_Anastassia_Sinkova_7747_webFinal of the duel category – Toomas Kalja vs Aleksei Sosnovski. Image by Anastassia Sinkova

In the buhurt 3vs3 category, team Karu Klubi (Narva) met team Sõdalaste Koda (Soldknechte, Turm, Rampant Unicorns HMB). The match was won by Karu Klubi with the final score of 2:0.

2015_06_27_Parnu_Hansa_foto_Anastassia_Sinkova_7884_webBuhurt team Karu Klubi. Image by Anastassia Sinkova

The championship in Pärnu hosted 15 fighters from Estonia and Scotland. The participating clubs were Karu Klubi (Narva), Rampant Unicorns HMB (Edinburgh), Soldknechte (Tallinn), Turm (Tartu) and Valhalla (Tallinn).

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Iron League – 2014

Best fights of Medieval Fighting Iron League
Season 2014


 Jaan Murumets e. Barbar (club Turm, Tartu) vs
Daniil Larsen e. Lars (club Karu Klubi, Narva)

Protocol: Barbar vs Lars, 11.10.2014



Arttu Mikkonen (club MCSF, Jyväskylä, Soome) vs
Ilja Sinkievitš (club Karu Klubi, Narva)

Protocol: Arttu vs Ilja, 11.10.2014



Jaan Murumets e. Barbar (club Turm, Tartu) vs
Artur Kreivald e. Svein (club Soldknechte, Tallinn)

Protocol: Svein vs Barbar, 13.07.14



 Jaan Murumets e. Barbar (club Turm, Tartu) vs
Vladimir Maksimenko e. Hartman (club Lübeck, Riga)

Protocol: Barbar vs Hartman, 28.06.2014

Barbar vs Hartman

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On June 28, 2014, a tournament in medieval duels organized by the Estonian Historical Fencing Association was held in Pärnu. The winner of the tournament was Erik Kreivald (club Soldknechte, Tallinn), a young fighter who entered the tournament lists for the first time and won the prize – a brand new sword brought back from the Battle of the Nations, Croatia. Artur Panov (club Turm, Tartu) came second in the tournament.

The event also featured profigths of the Estonian Medieval Fighting Iron League. In the main fight, Jaan Murumets a.k.a. Barbar (club Turm, Tartu), the fighter no 1 of the Battle of the Nations Team Estonia faced Vladimir Maksimenko a.k.a. Hartman (club Lübeck, Riga), the Captain of the Battle of the Nations Team Latvia. The match was over in two rounds and Hartman won. The final score was 25:16, favoring Hartman.

The tournament in Pärnu is one of the largest medieval fighting tournaments in Estonia and it was held annually for the ninth time. The IX Pärnu Hanseatic Days Knight Tournament had 17 participants from Estonia and Latvia. Nine took part in the medieval duel category and eight took part in the Iron League profights. The participating clubs were Lübeck (Riga), Komturia (Riga), Nordburg (Tallinn), Soldknechte (Tallinn), Turm (Tartu) and Valhalla (Tallinn).

Rules for Medieval duel 1vs1
Rules for Estonian Medieval Fighting Iron League


Winner of medieval duels Erik Kreivald. Photo: Inga Gussarova.

Barbar vs Hartman

Main fight of Estonian Medieval Fighting Iron League – Hartman vs Barbar

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