The first women to compete at the National tournament for the Armored Combat League. October 2013 in Springfield, IL. It is full contact, steel medieval combat sport.
"Armored Combat League (ACL) was founded to promote the development of the International Medieval Combat Federation (IMCF) in the United States (USA). After Team USA – Battle of the Nations debut in Poland 2012 it was decided a league would need to be formed. Also the ACL would need to recruit members for the USA team: USAKnights, however, its primary mission is the promotion and growth of steel combat in the USA using the historical medieval battles international rule set."