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tournament

a term used to describe competition between employees of an organization to achieve promotion (like ‘medieval tournaments’) so that the potential for promotion, as well as pay, affect motivation. See LABOUR MARKET.
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English Heritage is hosting jousts at its castles this summer, while children have opportunities to get involved with hobby horse jousting, sword skills and trying on armour.
Conor, three, has a taste of what it's like being a knight at the Joust
FOR the first time ever, a female jouster is set to take part in Kenilworth Castle's Grand Medieval Joust.
FOR the first time ever, a female jouster is to take part in Kenilworth Castle's Grand Medieval Joust.
Genral Day visited the Sofia-based Rakovski Defence and Staff College and met with representatives of the Joint Logistics Support Group (JLSG) of exercise TRIDENT JOUST 15.
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And the three-day Grand Medieval Joust concludes today after a weekend of thrills and spills for the crowds.
Earlier in the visit Adams had explained that a joust was not merely two guys flailing randomly at each other with lances.
Each episode will capture a full-metal joust where two men charge at each other at 30 miles an hour to take their opponent down, and the one left standing in the end will be declared the winner.
God's Joust, God's Justice: Law and Religion in the Western Tradition.
The rousing opening scene is a joust to the death between Hubert and a knight, for the chance to save Edmund's life, as he has been accused of theft.
The so-called Joust simulator consists of 12 jet pilot stations and four Eurofighter cockpits.