[OUT] Great Hunt

The Shire Gleann Medonach, Kingdom of the Outlands, invites our neighbors to participate in our Great Hunt, Oct 22-24, 2010 at Artesia, NM

All qualified archers are invited to participate in the Great Challenge (winner determined by cumulative placings in the Buffet Round, Speed Round, the Charging Bull, and "Mounted" Archery), the Dueling elimination tournament, the Distance Shoot, and the Challenge of the

Equestrians are welcome to participate in one of the Outlands' major equestrian events, with feed, water, and pens provided free of charge on site. Besides the normal games, they will also participate in the Challenge of Equestrians with the archers, and a mounted archery clinic is planned.

Heavy combat and fencing will commence at 11:00 among the mesquite, and end at 8:00 under the arena lights.

Events are scheduled to allow all to participate in and/or observe every activity.

Prepare for contests of the hunt, contests of valor, good comraderie, fine feasting, and tall tale telling.

Bring any unneeded garb and gear for Ye Olde CourtYard Sale.

Date : October 22-24, 2010
Time: Site opens 6:00pm Friday, Oct 22, and closes 12:00 noon, Sunday, Oct 24.
Sponsor: Shire of Gleann Medonach (Kingdom of the Outlands)

Location : Flying Horse Ranch, 21 Snowberry Lane, Artesia, NM (3 hrs SW of Lubbock, 3 hrs NW of Odessa)

Site Fee : $10?
Children under 6 free $30 family cap Free camping on site
Make Checks payable to SCA, Inc - Shire of Gleann Medonach

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. They may also attend with a 21 year or older adult with a signed and notarized Minor Event Waiver From from their parents

Autocrats : Lady Aemilia Valeriana and Lord Michael McCartin kleihege@zianet.com

Directions :

Proceed south of Artesia/north of Carlsbad on US285 to Mile Marker 58.5, turn west on Havenhill between the stone gates. Proceed 1 block west, turn right/north on Snowberry Lane. Flying Horse Ranch is 2nd drive on left. Follow signs to Troll. Due to hostile, tire-eating plant life, please stay on the gravel roads and the designated parking area.

Site is discreetly wet.? Pets must be on leash