Knight preparing to joust

Knights and Jousts Events 2017

The thunder of hooves, the clash of wood splintering on steel. See brave medieval knights in all their glory this summer. Experience a thrilling medieval spectacle at one of our jousts or knights' tournaments across the country.

Knights from across England will be fighting for your favour, culminating in a Grand Medieval Joust, where the ultimate winner will be decided. So grab your banner, and prepare to cheer on your champion.

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How to Joust

There are real jousts and knights' tournaments happening across England this summer. Each knight sets off at up to 30 miles per hour, lowering his lance and smashing it against his opponent's armour. Ahead of the action, join Sir Henry Sewell and his magnificent destrier in our video as they demonstrate the skills needed to win a joust.

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