'You feel every single hit'
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Women take part in jousts for first time

Female knights have been taking part in jousts at England's castles for the first time.

Alix van Zijl, who put on a show at Carisbrooke Castle on the Isle of Wight, is one of two women who can be seen at English Heritage castles.

She explained how hard the sport is.

  • 17 Aug 2016