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Crusaders cheerleaders get medieval

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The resurgent Crusaders have unveiled their latest weapon for making AMI Stadium a fortress throughout the Super Rugby season – The Maidens cheerleading team. Wielding swords and shields, and kitted-out in skimpy red and black “maiden meets warrior” outfits, the cheerleaders will do a guard of honour when the players run onto the field at…

For Sale: Viking hoard of swords from Bonhams Arms & Armour

A stunning array of death-dealing swords from the Medieval period and earlier, including Viking weapons, form the main thrust of Bonhams sale of Antique Arms and Armour on November 28th in Knightsbridge. David Williams, Director of Arms and Armour at Bonhams, comments: “Many of these rare and remarkable weapons would have been used in battle….

Students participate in medieval fight club

Ball State students begin battle on the University Green. Members of the Dagorhir-Dag group Stormhaven practice medieval fighting with fake swords on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons. Faruq ‘Ayyub Abdurrasheed-Wagner fights an opponent during a Dagorhir game on the University Green. “Three, two, one, play on!” is the phrase that can be heard when walking past…

Medieval Sport Fighters Meet For ‘Battle’

A piece of history comes to Wichita in the form of medieval sport fighting. Dozens of people met for battle in Riverside Park Sunday. The Wichita Chapter of Dagorhir (pronounced dagger-here) organized the “Invasion.” Participants dressed up in combat gear complete with foam weapons for the clash.