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Vicar invokes medieval archery practice law

The vicar of Collingbourne Ducis in Wiltshire has enforced the ancient law, never taken off the books, that allows her to summon the village to archery practice. Those complying with the call to service were rewarded with food and drink.

Ansteorra's Beltane photos online

Lady Brenna MacDonald reports that she has created an album of photos from the recent Beltane event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on SmugMug.

[AET] Will's Revenge

Will's Revenge is Back! We will be hosting Will's Revenge at Camp Karoondinha in Milmont, PA.

[OUT] St Sebastians Archery

Come ye all who delight in the challenge of the bow: St. Sebastians Summer archery tournament is scheduled for this July.  Fun and diverse shoots are being planned, sure to be enjoyed by all archers.

[ATL] Atlantian Royal Archer CompetItion

Atlantian Archers come test yourselves against the best. Who is the top archer in Atlantian? Where do you stand against the rest? Come prove your skill and eyesight.

[MID] Iron Weasel Triathlon

Iron Weasel Triathlon and Archery War Practice June 4-6, 2010

[CAL] Saint George and the Dragon

The Shire of Oakheart invites everyone to join us for a fun filled event themed around Saint George and the Dragon. Activities will include fighting, archery, and arts and sciences.

[DRA] Hunting Season - CANCELLED

For the 9th time the shire of "Ad Flumen Caerulum" opens the hunting season and once more invites all archers to celebrate the begin of the hunt from Friday to Sunday, 2nd to 4th of July, 2010.

House TwinOaks' 18th Annual TwinOaks Archery Revel

The Midrealm and Ealdormere are graciously invited to attend

The 18th Annual TwinOaks Archery Revel

Saturday, May 1st, 2010  at Lighthouse Cove Lion’s Community Park.
Start Time: 10:00am Saturday May 1st
End time: 2:00am (or 12:00pm) Sunday May 2nd

No officially sponsored fighting or fencing, just archery!

Irish discoveries give insight into Norman archery

The discovery of “bows and parts of bows, arrows and arrow fragments and an array of arrowheads” in an Irish bog dating to the Anglo-Norman invasion of Ireland may give insight into the types of equipment used by the Normans.

[MID] Brawl at the Crooked Dragon XIII

The Brawl at the Crooked Dragon XIII will be held on July 10, 2010 at the Lorain County Fairgrounds in Wellington, Ohio. As in years past the day will be filled with fighting, fun, and feasting! It is one of the last opportunities to authorize before Pennsic War.

[ANT] Mayfaire 2010

Come one and all to the fair Barony of Glymm Mere to witness competitions in Archery, Rapier and Heavy Fighting! We will have prize tournaments in each field on Saturday. On Sunday, the best of each will compete for glory and position in the Baronial Court as Champions.

[CAL] Tournament of Horse and Falcons

May 29th through 31st (Memorial Day Weekend) will herald the return of the Barony of Forgotten Sea’s (mostly) annual “Tournament of Horse and Falcons” at the Lilies War site in Smithville, Missouri!

Fighting and archery at Gulf Wars XIX

THL Egil Haraldsson, Rangemaster for Live Weapons at Gulf Wars XIX, offers announcements regarding tournaments, at the upcoming War.

[ATL] Southern Atlantian Archery Day

Hurry and send your reservations for Southern Atlantian Archery Day. Checks to SCA Inc., Canton of Crois Brigte.

[ATE] Barmaids

The Barony March of Mons Tonitrus invites everyone to the Party of the Year - Barmaids! We hope you will plan to join us April 9, 10, and 11 at Wren Arena in the foothills of the beautiful Huachuca Mountains for a fun weekend of camping, dancing, fighting, and archery!

[WES] White Shield

The Baron and Baroness of Darkwood, invite you to join them in celebrating splendid fighting and great food at our annual White Shield tourney and feast!

"How serious can you be dressed in a kilt?"

Bystanders came face to face with the Middle Ages recently at Machado Elementary School in Lake Elsinore, California. Justin and Ashley Katz of San Jose decided to give the activities a try. "I've never used a bow before, but it's just something I've always wanted to do," Justin said. "It seems fun and the people are extremely nice. I think I'll be back." The Morgan Hill Times has the story.

[CAI] Queen's Champion Archery and Crossbow Tournament

Archers of Caid, come shoot in honor of our new Queen, Kara the Twin of Kelton.

[ANS] Defender of the Flame

We seek the strong to defend our Canton from the Ansteorran Monkey Hoard. How many can you slay? Come enjoy our Monkey Tournament and embrace your inner ape. Chivalric, Rapier, Archery & Bardic Defender of the Flame will fight for the title, in addition to the Keepers of the Flame to be chosen by the Ladies of Glaslyn.

[MER] Baba Marta

The Shire of Flint Marsh  would love to invite you all to our inaugural event, Baba Marta, to be held March 5-7, 2010 at the lovely Compass Lake in the Hills in Alford, Florida.

[ATE] Tri-Baronial Archery Tournament

We are pleased to announce that the 3rd annual Tri-Baronial Tournament will take place on January 17, 2010 at 9 AM at El Oso Park. Come test your skills against the finest archers in the Baronies of Atenveldt, Sun Dragon, and Twin Moons.

[ATE] Granite Mountains Northern War Practice

To Arms, To Arms!! All fighters of the Glorious Kingdom of Atenveldt pray attend. The Last Official Kingdom Fighter Practice before Estrella War is here!! Come join us in the Cool Pine Mountains of the Shire of Granite Mountain as we prepare to defend Their Royal Majesties honor, and win glory for the Kingdom of Atenveldt!! All Fighters are encouraged to attend Their Royal Majesties as we perfect our fighting skills on the field of battle to defeat our foes.

[ATE] Lady Muirenn's Memorial Gauntlet Archery Shoot

As War Practice Looms Near, let it be known to the Kingdom of Atenveldt that the privilege of carrying the Memorial Gauntlet for the year is once again at hand. As per Kingdom Rules, this tournament is held during War Practice and thus hereby the time and place as 9:30 a.m. (set up will start at 9am.)

[ANS] Northern Regional Fighter Practice

Northern Regional Fighter practice will be Sunday January 24th from 11:00 to 4:00pm at Camp DaKaNi in Wiesenfeuer. We would also like to invite the Rapier, Combat Archery, and general populace as well.

Northern Toys for Tots Pictures

Lord Domin d'Alsace has created an album of photos from Toys for Tots and posted them on Flickr. The event took place recently in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

[WES] Darkwood Archery Tourney and Hawks Feast

We in the Canton of Hawks Haven look forward to welcoming you to the Winter Darkwood Archery Tourney on January 16, 2010. We will be running the Royal Rounds as usual, with submissions going towards IKAC ranking.

Agincourt redux

The Battle of Agincourt took place on St. Crispin’s Day, October 25, 1415, and the details of the victory of the English over the French has been debated since that time. In a recent article for the New York Times, James Glanz looks at the controversy which continues to this day.

[MID] Better War Through Archery

Sternfeld's next big event is Better War Through Archery, January 30, 2010.

Warriors' Naadam 2009 photos online

Elizabet Marshall has created an album of photos from Warriors' Naadam 2009 which took place October 10 in The Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on Flickr.