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ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES
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Monday, December 21, 2009

Seattle Times Pictures of the Year 2009

Aug. 23: Jousting in Enumclaw, of all places, across the road from a dairy farm, Rena Stone, left, and Carlin Kennedy galloped full-speed toward each other, raising dust and lances. Each relied on their 70-plus pounds of armor and skills to protect them. Members of the Seattle Knights, they were participating in a medieval fair. Stone won this bout with a stout hit to her opponent's chest.