When they were not fighting wars or hunting, jousting was the favorite past-time of knights during the Middle Ages. It was a good way to show off one's courage and prowess ... and keep fit for the next battles.
It happens some Americans are fans and so don't be surprise to watch such shows in Livermore (CA) for instance. Bernard Siron will tell us all about his passion and why not inspire people to put on a helmet and wield a spearhead.
|Scene at the Renaissance Fair in Livermore (CA)|