The "JANOS BORNEMISZA ASSOCIATION FOR TRADITION PRESERVATION" was established in 1999. Our goal is to present and preserve the old military traditions as a part of Hungarian national culture.
is meaning to reconstruct the martial-art and lifestyle of a Hungarian
foot soldier and rifle man (HAJDU) from the 16 - 18th centuries.
and uniforms are displayed in the photo gallery.
Janos Bornemisza of Tengod (152? Tengod - 1589 Gyor) was a famous soldier of his time:
- from 1571 to 1575 he was the Lieutenant Colonel, and later the Colonel of trans-Danube region;
- from 1575 to 1577 he was the military commander of Kanizsa territory.
Our Association is a member of the following organizations:
- Hungarian Cavalierly and Military Tradition Preservation Association;
- World Association for Hungarian Tradition Preservation;
- Association of Patriot and Society Circles
Our main events:
- Bornemisza Cup (and of October each year in Tengod);
Academy (and of November each year).
Our Association is happy to cooperate with other organizations, and fulfills all invitations, received by appropriate timing.