There are many aspects to HMBIA/Battle of The Nations (BoTN) that may come as a surprise.
Not only does a fighter quickly learn that the extreme physical exertion of the battle must be tempered by regular training, and that good armour is worth sourcing and paying for; they will also learn about the more subtle aspects of this sport.
We arrived at the site on Thursday afternoon. The SatNav showing we had reached our destination. First we drove past the public parking then the nice long, uneven walk to the camping on the other side of the festival field. On past VIP and Ticket office to the crew camping, as we pulled off the road and on to the field we could see Mark's [...]
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