The battle of BART

Media coverage of the SCA fighter practice in an Oakland, California BART station continues when Angela Woodall of the Oakland Tribune visited the Rockridge BART parking lot to learn about SCA-style armored combat. (photos)

"We catch you with the swords, but keep you with everything else," said Ronda Miyake, a 47-year-old mammogram technician from San Jose, about public viewing of the fighter practices.

In the article, Woodall explains armored combat and how people found their way to the SCA.