'Getting smashed in the head isn't that bad'
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Medieval martial arts brings sword duels to South Africa

Medieval martial arts, where fighters do duels with swords and don suits of armour, is growing in popularity in South Africa.

We went to meet some fighters from a local team as they battle for a place in the national squad to find out what the attraction is of being hit with blunt swords.

Video Journalist: Christian Parkinson

  • 24 Aug 2019
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