Archive - May 7, 2008

Fighters clash in Bowling Green

On Thursday nights, City Park in Bowling Green, Ohio, is alive with the sounds of rattan on steel as members of the local SCA branch practice their armored combat skills. Adam Lewis of BG News (Bowling Green State University) has the story.

"Age of Armor" and "Suburban Knights" at Woodson Art Museum

The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, Wisconsin is going medieval this summer with a series of exhibits highlighting medieval armor and photographs of SCAdians by California photographer E.F. Kitchen. Keith Uhlig of the Wausau Daily Herald has the story.

Anglo Saxon priestess grave found in Yorkshire

Archaeologists are studying the grave of a 7th century Anglo Saxon woman who might have been a Pagan priestess. By the placement of the grave and the objects within, including a sword and elaborate jewelry, they feel that the woman may have headed a 7th century cult. (photo)

[MID] Border Raids

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Border Raids "A real non-profit event!"

June 27-29, 2008
Camp Carlson, 9210 US Route 60, Fort Knox, Kentucky 40121

Join us as the forces of the Middle and Meridies once again clash on the fields of Fort Carlson in Fort Knox Kentucky. We promise plenty of melees and more fighting than you can shake a stick at.

Hosted by : College of Val d' Azure

June 27-29 2008

Site Address: Location:
College of Val d' Azure (Fort Knox, Kentucky)

[TRI] Trimaris Memorial Tournament 2008

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Come bear witness to the choosing of our fair Kingdom's Heirs! Revel in the splendor that is unmistakably, uniquely TRIMARIS!

VIVAT TRIMARIS!

Presented by the Kingdom of Trimaris & the Barony of Oldenfeld May 23-26, 2008 Camp Ocala 18533 NFS 535 Altoona, FL 32702

Site opens at 4pm Friday and closes at 11am Monday. Registration closes 3pm on Sunday, and all fees must be paid at this time. Location:
Barony of Oldenfeld (Altoona, Florida)

[NOR] Regional Summer Moot and Fighter's Practice

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This is the unofficial announcement of the unofficial 4th (?) annual Regional Summer Moot and Fighter's Practice sponsored by the Shire of the Inner Sea.

It will be held Saturday, August 23, 2008

At: Billings Park, Superior, WI

From: 10 AM to 4PM or as long as we want to fight but we only have exclusive use of the pavilion until 4. If you show up earlier you get to help set up.

Location:
Shire of the Inner Sea (Superior, Wisconsin)

[NOR] Tournament of Chivalry

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Just a friendly reminder that the Northshield Tournament of Chivalry is being held at the end of May. We would like to invite all to come and enjoy a day of fighting in the Northern Suburbs of Minneapolis/St Paul, just a short 55 minutes north.

The (forming) village of Blachemere, in the Barony of Nordskogen is hosting a Tournament of Chivalry

Saturday May 31, 2008
9am-5pm

Anoka County Parks: Rum River North Location:
Incipient Shire of Blachemere (St. Francis, Minnesota)

Ealdormere's "Cloth of Gold" competition results

Maestra Nicolaa de Bracton of Leicester reports on the results of the Cloth of Gold Competition which took place April 12, 2008 in the Royal Citie of Eoforwic.

Results from Calontir's Fiftieth Crown Tournament

At the Fifieth Crown Tournament of Calontir, held on May 3, AS XLIII in the Barony of Mag Mor, Graf Luther Ambossfaust, inspired by Mistress Maerwynn of Holme, defeated His Lordship Alric Upplendingr to claim the right to rule the Falcon Realm.