Archive - 2003

January 3rd

Unicycle Jousting

While a student at Oregon State University, Brian Lewis tried unicycle jousting with a closet rod topped with a tennis ball. Since then he's refined his game.

Topica to Host On-Line Discussion of Medieval Deeds of Arms

Finnvarr de Taahe will lead an on-line discussion of medieval deeds of arms on the Tournament Companies List starting Jan. 13.

January 2nd

A Wealth of Information on Medieval France

Aoife (Lis) of Endless Hills shares her annotated list of websites and links dealing with Medieval France.

AEthelmearc and Chirurgeonate Mourn Passing of Lady Aine Morgwen na Dhirmida

Charleston Gazette: Former Blackstone Mountain Herald and Chirurgeon Lady Aine (mka Susan Cobb Harshbarger), has died.

Missing Ad Won't Stop Festival of Maidens 30 in W

The Barony of W

"The Big Project" in Calontir

The citizens of Calontir are being encouraged to put their biggest, best and darkest plans and schemes on paper for this winter's Crown Tourney.

Search for Tweed Bridge Planned

The Scotsman: Archaeologists in Scotland are searching for the remains of an Anglo-Saxon bridge spanning the River Tweed believed to have been commissioned by a 7th century king.

January 1st

Chivalry Makes a Comeback

Great Falls Tribune: In March or April, The Discovery Channel will air a re-creation of a jousting match with museum-grade armor and weapon reproductions.