Your presence is requested at the tourney to determine the heirs to the Griffin Thrones. The tourney will be hosted by the Barony of Sentinels' Keep on the twelfth of April 2008.
Per Their Majesties wishes NO stabbing weapons will be permitted. This includes butt spikes and tips on spears or blocking weapons. Back spikes on axes are acceptable. The list will be a standard double elimination and the finals will be fought best two out of three with all previous deaths forgiven. Both the fighter and consort will be required to attend the tournament.
There will be a stand to display the banner of each fighter and each banner will remain on the field as long as the fighter is still alive. All fighters in the Kingdom that meet the requirements are strongly encouraged to participate and should they be victorious Their Majesties will do everything in their power to help them prepare for their reign.
A Tournament of Roses will begin at the end of the fourth round and continue throughout the day. A Rapier field will also be opened at that time.
SITE: Missoula County Fair Grounds at 1101 South Avenue, Missoula Montana. Site will open at 10 AM and close at 10 PM. This a damp site and NO pets will be allowed.
DIRECTIONS: From the north, east or west on I-90 take the Orange Street exit (#104). You can only go south across the river. When the road jogs right it is now Stephens Avenue, keep going, jog left and then cross Brooks. Turn right at the stop sign at South Avenue and the Fair Grounds are the very next left turn.
From the south on Highway 93 go about two miles past the Wall Mart to South Avenue and turn right diagonally. The Fair Grounds are the very next right turn.
FEES: Site fee is $7 for members and $10 for non-members. Children age six thru 12 are $3 and under age six are free. This does include lunch. As there is no feast there will be a dinner break before evening festivities. Make checks payable to Barony of Sentinels' Keep SCA Inc. Please contact the Event Steward for accommodations.
Baroness Judith of Sherburn OP (Judy Chapman)
Barony of Sentinels' Keep (Missoula Montana)