Lightsaber Dueling Now Recognized As Official Sport In France

The French Fencing Federation is providing lightsabers and training instructors at fencing clubs, hoping to combat sedentary lifestyles and attract newbies to the fencing world.

Some of the traditional guidelines remain, however, the 'sport' has been modified to make it more realistic, or, at least a little closer to what you'd see in a Star Wars movie!

And while it probably won't be featured in the Olympics anytime soon, it's getting young people off the couch and away from their digital devices.

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