Equestrian Combat

Equestrian archery, equestrian melee, jousting, and related activities

Photos from Purgatorio

Ysabella Dolfin, Autocrat for the West Kingdom's Purgatorio event, has posted photos from the day.

Emprise of the Black

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Thundering hooves, fluttery banners, pomp and ceremony! TWO equestrian tournaments, as well as a heavy counted blow pas and numerous other prizes to be vied for!

The Barony of Madrone is proud to be hosting the 6th annual Emprise of the Black Lion on Sept 8-10th at Reber Ranch in Kent, WA (with gracious permission from the Shire of Wyewood)

This event, one of the premier equestrian events of the year is one of Location:
Barony of Madrone (Kent, Washington)

Havoc in Hastings VI

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Come and join us for this three-day event in which we pay homage to the Battle of Hastings and perhaps re-write history. Which will you be, Norman or Saxon? This is a family friendly event so please bring the kiddies!

Charleton Park Historical Village
2545 S. Charleton Park Road
Hastings, MI 49058-8102

Site opens Friday September 1, 2006 at 4pm. It's a holiday weekend so feel free to stay until Monday, September 4, 2006 when site closes at 12 noon sharp. Location:
Canton of Three Walls & the Incipient Canton of Templemead (Hastings, Michigan)

Photos from Cooks Creek Demo Online

Faerisa has posted photos from the recent demo hosted by the Barony of Castel Rouge in Northshield. The demo was part of a fundraiser for the Immaculate Conception Church and included participation by a jousting troupe from Calgary, Canada.

Afternoon of Fun

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Happy All Hallows Eve! Come and join the fun! Fun, food and prizes for all!

We are planning a GREAT SCA Event. Come and help us celebrate All Hallows Eve!!!

  • Rapier And Heavy Combat
  • Archery Shoots All Day
  • Raffle of a Handmade Bow
  • Youth Boffer
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Drummers and Dancers Welcomed

http://eastwatch.org/aof/ Location:
Incipient Shire of Eastwatch (Burton, Ohio)

Raptor War XV

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Their Excellencies Tor von Bütterburg and Rachel Ravenlock ask you to gather with them, their friends and cousins, as they mark Raptor War XV.

There will be activities for all!

  • Family Friendly Camping Event
  • Heavy Fighting Tourneys with woods battles
  • Rapier Fighting
  • Equestrian Activities
  • Many Children's activities
  • Laurel's Prize Tourney
  • Reverse Laurel's Prize Tourney Location:
    Barony of Arn Hold (Centerville, Idaho)

Artemisia Kingdom Collegium& Equestrian Championship

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Kingdom collegium and Kingdom equestrian championship IN THE Barony of Arnhold August 4th-6th 2006

SITE:
Elmore County Fair Grounds, 855 E. 1st Ave. Glenns Ferry, ID 83623

SITE OPENS: 4pm Friday Aug. 4th
SITE CLOSES: 4pm Sunday Aug. 6th

SITE FEES:
$10 for Day Trippers for the weekend OR $6 per single day, $15 per camper for all weekend, $20 per RV for the weekend. Children, ages Location:
Barony of Arnhold (Glenns Ferry, Idaho)

Siege of Talonvale Photos Online

Sivrid Brumbach reports that photos taken by Lady Dorothea of the Midrealm's recent Siege of Talonvale event are now available to view online.

Today in the Middle Ages: July 11, 1302

Insurgent Flemish peasants shocked the chivalry of Europe by defeating the occupying French cavalry at Courtrai (modern Kortrijk) on July 11, 1302.

Push for Pennsic 2006

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Arrrr! The Canton of Hawkes Keye and The Marche of Norborough Welcome You To Push for Pennsic 2006: It's A Pirate Thing

MIAMI COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
COUNTY ROAD 25A
TROY, OH 45373
07-09 July 2006

Site opens on Friday July 7th at 5pm and
Site closes Sunday July 9th at Noon

Driving Directions: Take I-75 to Exit 78 and travel south for 3 miles on County Road 25-A. The Fairgrounds will be on the right. Location:
Canton of Hawkes Keye & The Marche of Norborough (Troy, Ohio)

Today in the Middle Ages: June 7, 1520

The rival kings of England and France, Henry VIII and Francis I, met near Calais on June 7, 1520 for the meeting and tournament that became known as the Field of the Cloth of Gold.

Best Little Army

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Two Armies crouched in battle formation on opposing sides of the meadow. The Archers loose! The Cavalries charge! The Infantries crash together and the battle..... ~~~~~~~o~~~~~~~

Armies consist of:
1 Archer,
1 Equestrian and
1 Armored Fighter.

Form your own now and compete to be the Best Little Army in Artemisia.

Two divisions:
1) Regular Armies of comrades formed to be highly competitive units. Location:
Barony of Arn Hold (Glenns Ferry, Idaho)

Hot April Knights

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Shire of Talmere presents Hot April Knights: Love and Romance in the Spanish Inquisition (Because no one expects Lusty Month of May in April!!!)

Dragon Hills Camp
2800 West Hwy 5
Bowdon, GA 30108

Site is Camping Only
SITE OPENS 5PM THURSDAY!!!
Troll opens 12 Noon on Friday.

Adults with feast - $16
Adults no feast - $8
Minors (12-18) with feast - $15
Minors (12-18) no feast - $7 Location:
Shire of Talmere (Bowdon, Georgia)

Northshield Equestrian Practice

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For those of you interested in pursuing the equestrian arts, please consider attending Northshield's Equestrian Practice this year. Not only will we be teaching riding lessons, and other hands-on activities with the horses, we will be offering classes and a lunch time lecture as well.

Grandview Equestrian Center
2348 Dyerson Rd
McFarland, WI 53558

8:00-Site Opens
8:30-9:30- Grooming and Tacking Location:
Barony of Jararvellir (McFarland, Wisconsin)

Spring Regional Equestrian Practice

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Spring Regional Equestrian Practice, Saturday April 15th, 9am - 6 pm, at CDC Equine Estates, 2223 N Prospect, Superior Twp, MI 48198.

This is a day-long practice intended to get new and progressing riders (and their horses) practice at the games, mounted combat and jousting. Most of the regional Marshals will be available for help and practice. We will be running authorizations for anyone who is interested as well! Location:
Barony of Cynnabar (Superior Twp, Michigan)

Chalice of Equus

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The Shire of Bois d' Arc of the Great Kingdom of Calontir presents the Chalice of Equus. Come join us in a Mongolian themed event.

Equestrian activities will include a Quest in the afternoon and authorizations in the morning from 10:00 to 12:00. Health certificates for out of state horses and negative Coggins required. To reserve covered stalls, anyone bringing a horse please contact Lady Rhiannon, call preferred (417)529-1221 or e-mail rhiannonocm@jscomm.net Location:
Shire of Bois d' Arc (Girard Kansas)

Today in the Middle Ages: April 9, 1241

On April 9, 1241, Polish knights fought the invading Mongol army at Liegnitz (aka Legnica) in Silesia.

Equestrium: Inter-Kingdom Equestrian Collegium

Unto the equestrians of the Known World do the riders of the West Kingdom offer invitation! On April 21-24, 2006 there will be held an Inter-Kingdom Equestrian Collegium: Equestrium!

Renting Horses at Estrella

THL Jacques d'Aymonet and Lady Francesca d'Aymonet, Estrella War Equestrian Autocrats, would like to remind those attending Estrella XXII that horses may be rented for esquestrian activities at the War.

Founding Revel XXVI

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Come celebrate our 26th year with us! We've come a long way baby! Witness the first court of our new Baron and Baroness. Find out who our new A&S Champion will be. Kids, make sure your stead is in good form for the Equestrian games! View the display of Stromgard's history. Sharpen your mind to keep up with the many table games. Grab a partner and join in the dance! Oh! And don't forget your feast gear! There will be plenty of great food!

Festival of Khleb-sol'

Ice grips the land and Kievan Rus' is blanketed in snow, but here you will find the warmth of friendship! Join us as we celebrate hospitality and brotherhood at the Festival of Khleb-sol' and Bratchina (Festival of Hospitality and Feast of Brothers)!

Known World Hunt Guild Promotes Animal Activities in the SCA

Pavla de la Satu Mare of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc reports that the Known World Hunt Guild promotes animal activities within the SCA, including those involving horses, dogs and hawks.

Midrealm Crown Tourney to feature jousting demo

The Middle Kingdom's Crown Tournament, to be held October 22, will feature a demonstration of jousting combat, a newly-sanctioned activity in the SCA.

Wine List XVI

Bring a bottle of wine and test your skills in armored combat of three-man melee teams. The entry fee is just one bottle per fighter in the melee. Fighters under 21 - make it non-alcoholic. (Please do not bring horribly cheap beverages; you may have to drink it.) We will also have equestrian activities run by Lady Lora Greymare. If you want to bring a horse, contact her prior to the event at lcphil@prodigy.net

Equus Bellator Photos Online

Katherine of Glastonbury has announced that photos taken by Lord Robert of Canterbury from the recent Equus Bellator equestrian event are now available online.

Horses, Hounds and Hawks: An SCA Animal Arts Collegium

Did you ever wonder what goes in to the upkeep and training of a horse? Do want to learn how-tos of hound coursing? Maybe falconry fascinates you and you've always wanted to see one hunt on the wing. These and other topics along with hands-on-demonstrations will be yours when you come to the first annual Horse, Hounds and Hawks Collegium to be held in the Shire of Stormsport on October 29-30, 2005.

Safe Havens and Veterinary Services Needed for Hurricane Katrina's Equine Refugees

Ashia Yother reports that shelter and veterinary services are desperately needed for equine victims of Hurricane Katrina.

Tilbury Camp

Come for a day or weekend of hands-on living history, as we learn and practice the equestrian martial arts of the era of the lance (late Medieval through Renaissance). http://home.earthlink.net/~nebbo/tilburycamp/

Tilbury Camp

Informal weekend training events for historical cavalry soldiers and support personnel. Kingston, WA.

Northshield Academy of Swordless Martial Arts

NASMA is an event dedicated to teaching and learning in all the martial arts except armored and rapier - so it's all about archery, thrown weapons, equestrian, and seige weapons.