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May 1, 2014 Members of the U.S. team prepare to compete in the International Medieval Combat Federation’s world championships at Belmonte Castle on the outskirts of Belmonte, Spain. The International Medieval Combat Federation organizes the sport, which is based on medieval tournaments in Europe. More than 15 countries will participate in the event, held through Sunday. Single combats are fought using a sword and shield, or a long sword and spear-tipped pole weapon. Denis Doyle/Getty Images Buy Photo