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Given that so many outdoor events have been cancelled because of the poor weather we were expecting our joust to be popular," she said.
The traditional joust took place on an open field, though the knights were sometimes separated by a fence.
Cardiff Castlemanager Kevin Burt said: "We hope that events such as the joust, along with the opening of our new interpretation centre, will encourage people who may not have visited the castle recently to return and see the difference.
Unlike re-enactors who perform historical displays in public shows, Toby is not play-acting and does not have an alter ego when he jousts.
A new singing group, the Merry Wives of Windsor, performs with a touch of wit and comedy, joining a mind-boggling variety of returning entertainment including the Swordsmen Comedy Swashbuckling Duo, the nationally known traditional belly dance troupe Suhaila Salimpour Middle Eastern Dance Company and the Royal Joust.
45) However, with the exception of Picotti, no one has seriously attempted a negative interpretation of the Stanze since the estimable Isidoro del Lungo put forward the fundamental objection in 1863 - the only one that really counts - that "a poem of love and of jousts after the death of the hero would have been a misconception, and in Politian a vice which he did not possess - ingratitude.
LANCES will be at the ready this weekend for a Grand Medieval Joust at Kenilworth Castle.
Youngsters attending the jousts are being encouraged to dress up in traditional medieval costumes or to wear attire fitting for a young damsel or prince, and to take part in the children's parades being held each day.
The 360-degree Elizabethan experience includes the pageantry of more than 250 artisans exhibiting their wares - some demonstrating their historical crafts - as well as eight open-air stages, armored jousts, street performances, children's activities, hand-powered rides and parades.
This put paid to jousting until, in the 20th century, some bright spark trying to rustle up business at a stately home decided to resurrect those glorious days of knightly slaughter and re-enact the jousts every bank holiday with actors in costumes and high-priced burger stalls.
Contestants are then prompted to download the StreamBase Developer Edition, which helps answer puzzles for the weekly Jousts and provides access to sample stream processing applications.