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Tuesday
10
APR

Lecture: Jousting – The Sport of Kings

18:30
20:00

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Jousting tournaments were held as grand sporting and social events in medieval times. These events sealed the mystique of the knight into modern times. In full knight armor, historian and historical jousting competitor Steve Hemphill will the take us through the various events of a grand tournament.

Hemphill competes in historical jousting tournaments around the world. His most notable recent tournament was being part of the winning “English” team at Queen Elizabeth II's Jubilee Joust 2017 at the Royal Armouries, Leeds England.