Viking Winter Games

The Shire of Selviergard will host Viking Winter Games February 12, 2005 in Eagle River, Alaska.

Where:
Yukikosan, Lord Nytshaed, and Lady Viola's Manor (Elizabeth Orr, Doug Leonard, and Joyce Smith's Home; 17244 Santa Maria Drive, Eagle River, AK)

Directions: Take the Old Seward to Tips' Bar, turn east (up the hill) on Santa Maria. It's the far side of the intersection with Prince of Peace.

Autocrat:
Herr Wilhelm von Düsseldorf

How Much: ages 0-5 Free, 6-12 $2, 13 & up $3.00. NMS will be enforced. Please be aware that if you do not have proof of membership (card, Page label), the NMS will be charged.

What:

  • Great sword Tourney, for Baroness' Champion. Either fighter or inspiration should be Selveirgardian.
  • Heavy Tourney: "Knee Deep in Snow" - Single Elim theme tourney; start on knees, all leg shots count as hips. For a prize (Note: may be deleted if time, weather, and/or light do not permit safe fighting.)
  • Viking Rapier: Single elim if not in viking... Extra elim for Viking style fencing garb/Armor, and for viking style buckler.
  • Best New Garb: Viking garb. Documentation counts. New means not previously worn to events.
  • Board and Card games: bring them and play them. Some provided and taught
  • Feast: Potluck, By 1st letter of SCA Name. 7-ish
    A-G Meat Dishes
    H-O Side dishes (Veggies and starches)
    P-S Deserts
    T-Z Grazing Table goodies
  • A&S Competition: Viking Food (Documented, bring enough for sharing in the potluck)
  • Bardic, following feast, around the fireplace.
  • Tales of Misfortune - Mini-sagas (5m limit) of humorous nature telling of a willing victim's misdeeds or unsuccessful run-ins with Loki. (If subject a real person, please bring proof of permission! The subject of the tale counts!, if fictional, that's okay, too.) - site is discretely wet; recognizable containers to be restricted to upstairs.