Archive - Jun 12, 2007 - Story

Fighters face obstacles in Springfield, Missouri parks

Park officials of the Springfield-Greene County Parks Department (Springfield, Missouri), concerned for the safety of SCA fighters, have contacted members of the local organization to advise them that their activities will need to regulated as a sport. Mike Penprase of the News-Leader has the story.

Pennsic named to 15 Geekiest Vacations list

Sandwiched in between the Star Wars Odyssey Tour and a Star Trek convention is the Pennsic War, #5 in the list of the 15 best geek vacations.

Crowds cheer fighters at Dragon's Laire's Medieval Faire

5,000 spectators and over 1,000 SCA members met recently at the annual Medieval Faire hosted by the Barony of Dragon's Laire in Port Gamble, Washington for a weekend of combat, fencing, archery and equestrian exhibitions designed to showcase medieval skills. Annie Tietje of the North Kitsap Herald covered the event.

Pennsic 36 Youth A&S Exhibition

Mistress Safia al-Khansaa', Pennsic 36 Youth A&S Exhibition Coordinator, has announced that the Second Annual Youth Arts and Sciences Exhibition will take place August 7, 2007. Young SCAdians attending the War are encouraged to participate.