In Odessa on May 19, 2018, within the framework of the 5th International Festival "Powder Tower", there was certification and practice of SMB for judges, as well as an international SMB tournament with the participation of athletes and instructors from 4 countries - Ukraine, Moldova, Israel and Russia. In total, 6 sets of awards were played in the SMB tournament, for which about 40 fighters from 6 to 35+ years fought. The fighters from Ukrainian clubs won awards in different nominations: Sharukhan, Tangar, from Moldova: Encier, Bayard, Citadel, from Israel: MFC.
20.05 on the basis of the club "Tangar" passed the Certification Seminar on SME for instructors, which was attended by 10 representatives of Moldova and Ukraine. In the methodological test, the newly-minted instructors demonstrated high creativity and good knowledge of the methodological foundations for constructing the training process. Many thanks to the head of the "Tangar" club and the main organizer of the "Powder Tower" festival Igor Magdenko for the opportunity to hold all these SMB events, as well as to Ilya Dragan for the equipment, and to Mikhail Tereshchenko for help in organizing the tournament and great refereeing work.
Based on the results of communication during the Festival, the concept of SME development in the Ukraine-Moldova region was developed, decisions were taken to hold tournaments and seminars for the coming year, and all participants became aware of the prospect of growth and development. Congratulations to the winners of the competitions, and instructors and judges with a successful Attestation! Join the SMB Movement! #MSF #IFMSF #ModernSwordFighting #SwordFighting #MSFworld