Welcome shield-maidens to the home of the women’s delegation of UKFED historical medieval battles contingent. Historical medieval battle is a full-contact combat sport where warriors in authentic medieval armour battle it out in an arena. We are recruiting warrior women to join our ranks and drive the expansion of women’s involvement within the sport.
I have spent the last year wading through health and fitness fads and still struggle to feel at ease in the gym.
One foot up on the trunk as we steady our clanging cuisses against our thighs in unison.
We are gathering a terrifying line up.
I can honestly say that is the hardest and most sustained I have ever been hit but we held them