My Armour

The story of this harness began five years ago. At that time, I had no armour to my name, and I was learning to fight using borrowed gear. I had already resolved to put together a kit, and I was looking at various images online to determine the period and culture that would be my …

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40 for 40 Birthday Bash (an overdue write-up)

On September 30th, I took part in a dear friend’s personal challenge to himself to physically endure 40 fights in armor in a single day to commemorate his 40th birthday.  (SPOILERS: he is still alive).  The birthday bash took place at a park in Manhattan.  Josh (the birthday boy) had setup a pavilion and segmented …

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