20 Feb 2015

Top international jouster previews NZ jousting tournament

From Nine To Noon, 9:38 am on 20 February 2015

15,000 people are expected to converge on Upper Hutt's Harcourt Park this weekend, for a major world invitational jousting tournament - known as the Grail of Chivalry. Among the contenders is knight Andrew McKinnon, a member of the Australian jousting team, who explains the sport to Kathryn. As well as the main event, Harcourt Park will play host to archery, Medieval martial arts, and 14th century crafts, music and food.