Archive - Oct 16, 2007

Ansteorra Crown Tourney photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has posted an album of photos from the Fall Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

London's got talent: "Matt & Greg, Midieval Fighters"

London (Ontario) radio station FM96 is holding a talent contest. Among the participants are SCA fighters Matt and Greg who show off their armored expertise.

[EAS] Fall Crown Tournament

description:
The Barony of Concordia of the Snows is honored to be the hosts of this year's Fall Crown Tournament, to be held on the Third day of November in the year 2007. The festivities will commence at the Midway Fire Dept. Grove and Banquet Hall, 1956 Central Avenue, Colonie, NY 12205. The feast will feature the culinary delights of our own Lady Deirdre O'Rourke. And as is tradition in our Barony, there will be a side board provided. Location:
Barony of Concordia of the Snows (Colonie, New York)

[ART] Toys for Tots

description:
In conjunction with the Shire of Arrows' Flight; the Shire of Crystal Crags will be hosting a Toys for Tots and Food Bank fund raiser.

You will have an opportunity to collect "gold" coins (a good thing) in Heavy Weapons and Rapier fighting scenarios. You can also receive "gold" coins for chivalrous behavior as non-fighters as well. Plus a surprise category!

Bring your items, finished or not for our Arts & Sciences display. There will be a populace vote for the favorite items. Youth activities will also be provided. Location:
Shire of Crystal Crags

[OUT] Danse Macabre

description:
Please Join us for an evening of feasting and frivolity. If you wish to participate please bring a subtleties food entry for a populace choice contest. If you don't feel like making a subtlety feel free to bring a food item for the pot luck feast. In either case if you are bringing food please include an ingredient list for those gentles with allergies. Reservations are not necessary.

The technical details: Location:
Barony of Caer Galen (Longmont, Colorado)

[WES] Teufelberg Winter Hunt & Novelty Shoot

description:
Come out Western archers! Join us on the eastern side of beautiful Mt. Diablo at the Diablo Bowmen Archery Club to hunt and have fun shooting things! We will have 14 3-D animal targets along a wooded trail. There will also be several moving targets including a walking black bear (on wheels), a flying Canada goose (on a wire) and a rabbit (pop-up).

Bring your flu-flu arrows if you have any. Loaner gear will be available. Location:
Shire of Teufelberg (Clayton, California)

[ATE] Kingdom Twelfth Night

description:
The Barony of Twin Moons presents Kingdom Twelfth Night January 5, 2008

ACCEPS website (http://acceps.ansteorra.org/index.php) is now available for the event and feast reservations. Paid reservations must be received no later than December 21, 2007. There is a $1 per transaction fee and you will need a debit or credit card to make your reservation. For more information on the event, please see the link to the event website on the ACCEPS website (acceps.ansteorra.org/index.php) Location:
Barony of the Twin Moons (Apache Junction, Arizona)

[ATE] Kingdom Twelfth Night

description:
The Barony of Twin Moons presents Kingdom Twelfth Night January 5, 2008

ACCEPS website (http://acceps.ansteorra.org/index.php) is now available for the event and feast reservations. Paid reservations must be received no later than December 21, 2007. There is a $1 per transaction fee and you will need a debit or credit card to make your reservation. For more information on the event, please see the link to the event website on the ACCEPS website (acceps.ansteorra.org/index.php) Location:
Barony of the Twin Moons (Apache Junction, Arizona)

Trotting in the footsteps of Genghis Khan

Australian Tim Cope recently completed the journey of a lifetime: to follow in the footsteps of Mongolian leader Genghis Khan. Cope's three-year trek took him from Mongolia to Hungary, a 10,000 km trip.

[WES] Jingles Feast

description:
The Province of Southern Shores would like to invite you to celebrate the holiday season with us at our Jingles Feast.Come and enjoy a Spanish Renaissance feast prepared by Anna Serra. Games and classes will be offered from 11AM until the start of the feast. We will also have our famous silent auction with many wonderful items to bid on.

We will have a number of competitions during the event. There will Location:
Province of Southern Shores (Palo Alto, California)

[MER] Gatalop XXIV

description:
Join us in the Fortress by the Sea! Come prepare for the upcoming War Season with the varied scenarios of fighting in the fort (SPEARS ALLOWED IN THE BRIDGE BATTLE). There will be both heavy and light fighting till you drop!

The Barony of the Osprey presents
Gatalop XXIV - Islands of Fun in the Sun
October 26-28, 2007 Fort Gaines, Dauphin Island, Alabama

Archery and other live weapon competitions will be held Saturday if the wind cooperates (Autocrats’ discretion). Youth class, Tourney, and Melee in the Fort! Saturday, Armor inspection is at 8am; fighting starts at 9am. We have several interesting classes on the schedule for the non-fighters. Location:
Barony of the Osprey (Dauphin Island, Alabama)

[ATL] Joint Fighter Practice

description:
The Baronies of Marinus and Tir y Don will be holding a joint practice at 2 pm on the 28th of Oct at-

Historic Fort Boykin
7410 Ft. Boykin Trail
(757) 357-5182

This will be for heavies, fencers, and anyone else that wants to come. Fort Boykins was originall built in the 1650's and used until the civil war. The ramparts and moat are still intact, there are flush toilets, beach access, and a walking trail showing all the historical sites. Location:
Baronies of Marinus and Tir y Don (Smithville, Virginia)

[ANS] Eisteddfodd and Yule Revel XVI

description:
The Canton of Dragonsfire Tor Invites you to Eisteddfodd and Yule Revel XVI

December 15, 2007
Glenrose, TX
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Oakdale Park, 1019 NE Barnard St

Come and revel in the Canton of Dragonsfire Tor with Kingdom Bardic competition, DFT's A&S competition, feast, friends and spirits.

A potluck will be served, so bring your favorite dish to share. Site fees: * Adults: $8.00 * Children 13-18: $4.00 * Under 12: Free; No family cap. Location:
Canton of Dragonsfire Tor (Glenrose, Texas)

[LOC] Rowany Yule Feast and Tournament

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The Barony of Rowany invites you to celebrate the Festive season with them in grand style. In the tradition of the Italian renaissance we will be doing what we do best, re-enacting the past. As we are fascinated by the middle ages so were the 15th century Italians fascinated by the Roman age. So get out your best Italian frock and top it with a toga.

Tournament: Armour inspection 11am Combat starts 12noon Location:
Barony of Rowany (Ashfield, New South Wales)

[GLE] Swamp Romp

description:
Come celebrate the way things were, and enjoy the way things are. Come join us Nov 2-4, 2007 at the Tioga Kiwanis Club in Pineville LA (The Yurt site)

You can find the flyer with all the details here: http://webpages.charter.net/telemark/Swamp%20Romp--DONE.pdf Location:
Shire of Troll Fen (Pineville Louisiana)

Sir Caspar victorious in Meridies Crown Tourney

Lady Flannait of the Shire of Beau Fort reports that Sir Caspar, inspired by Lady Cecilia, was the victor of the October 13, 2007 Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Meridies.

Pictures from Bryn Gwlad's Fall Baronial event

Lord Collwyn O'Snowdon has announced the publication of an album of photos from Bryn Gwlad's fall baronial event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.