The Force awakens: Lightsaber dueling becomes an official sport in France


BEAUMONT-SUR-OISE, France ā€” Master Yoda, dust off his French, he must. It’s now easier than ever in France to act out Star Wars fantasies, because its fencing federation has borrowed from a galaxy far, far away and officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport, granting the iconic weapon from George Lucas’ saga the same…

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