Equestrian Combat

Equestrian archery, equestrian melee, jousting, and related activities

[ANT] AnTir September Crown

The Barony of Glymm Mere and the Shire of Fire Mountain Keep are proud to host September Crown 2010. Please Join Their Majesties to witness the selection of their heirs at this grand tournament to be held September 3 to September 6, 2010.

Tournament of Horse and Falcon photos online

Vilhelm Lich reports that he has created several albums of photos from the Tournament of Horse and Falcon, which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir. The photos are available on Flickr.

Questing for an equestrian dream

Equestrian blogger and SCA member THL Serena Kimbalwyke (Sheri Israel) has a quest: becoming a web correspondent for the upcoming World Equestrian Games at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. SCA members can help by casting a vote for her online.

"Learn and have fun" at the Medieval Faire

Over 15,000 people passed through the gate of the Kitsap Medieval Faire to "learn and have fun" in the Middle Ages with members of the Barony of Dragons Laire. Ed Friedrich of Kitsap Sun (Bremerton, WA) has the story. (photo slideshow)

[ANT] Midhaven Champions and the Emprise of the Sable Rose

You are gladly invited to attend the Midhaven Champions tournaments and the Emprise of the Sable Rose on July 30 – August 1, 2010. Two events for the price of one!

[GLE] Mid Summer Knight's Dream XVIII

The Shire of Smythkepe presents Mid Summer Knight's Dream XVIII: A Day in the Life of a Noble September 3-5 at Camp Cahinnio south of Booneville, AR.

[OUT] Tailteann Games

Barony of Unser Hafen presents Tailteann Games June 19, 2010

Tournament of Friends II photos and videos online

Lord Alain de La Rochelle shares photos and video from Tournament of Friends II which took place recently in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

Kentucky exhibit looks at Arabian horses through the ages

The Kentucky Horse Park is presenting "A Gift from the Desert: The Art, History and Culture of the Arabian Horse" which will run from May 29 to Oct. 15, 2010.

Stargate-Loch Soilleir Baronials and Investiture photos online

Lady Elisava Illiesca and Lady Brenna MacDonald report that they have created albums of photos from the recent Stargate-Loch Soilleir Baronials and Investiture in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

[LOC] A Taste of the Middle Ages

The Hundred of Okewaite (Goulburn, NSW, Australia) will be holding a feast on May 22 titled 'A Taste of the Middle Ages'.

[MID] Baron Wars XIII

Great News! Baron Wars is coming home to Fort Meigs!! And it is one of only two Middle Kingdom War Practices currently on the books!

Campaign to save Colchester's Roman Circus a success

Officials from the Colchester (England) Archaeological Trust report that they have reached their goal of raising UK£200,000to buy and preserve the only Roman chariot-racing circus ever found in Britain.

[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!

[ANT] Hocktide Emprise

Hocktide Emprise, scheduled for April 16-18, is fast approaching!

Jousting fever in Escambia County, Florida

There were no damsels in distress at the recent Southeast United States Jousting Champion at the Escambia County Equestrian Center, just competitive jousters vying for the title. Rebecca Ross of the Pensicola News Journal has the story.

[ANS] Lysts at Castleton V

The Lysts at Castleton are idealy based on René of Anjou's Traictié de la Forme et Devis d'ung Tournoy, written circa 1460. It is our desire to bring a touch of Rene's history to life on the lyst fields of Castleton.

[ANT] Grand Thing V

The Barony of Stromgard and the Village of Bjorgvin invite you to come and join our fires this Memorial Day Weekend at the 5th Annual Grand Thing.

Gulf Coast Full Contact Jousting Tournament

On January 22, 23 and 24, 2010, at The Escambia County Equestrian Center, 7750 Mobile Hwy., Pensacola, FL, 32526, the GULF COAST FULL CONTACT JOUSTING TOURNAMENT will be held from 6-10 pm Friday Jan. 22, 12-4 pm Saturday Jan. 23 and again at 6-10 pm Saturday Jan. 23, and 12-4 pm Sunday, Jan. 24.

No authorizations for general riding or mounted games at Gulf Wars

Baroness Chiere wreic Maredudd and the Gulf Wars Equestrian Team reports on authorization rules for the upcoming War.

Mounted Watch at Gulf Wars

Baroness Chiere wreic Maredud, of the Gulf Wars XIX Equestrian team, reports on the expansion of the Mounted Watch at the upcoming War.

Gulf Wars XIX Volunteers Wanted

Several event staff departments are seeking volunteers for Gulf Wars, March 15-20, 2010.

SCA folk march in 2009 Fayetteville Rotary Christmas Parade

At 11:00 a.m., 12 December 2009, Members of the Canton of Attillium and the Barony of Windmaster's Hill participated in the 2009 Christmas Rotary Parade. This year two horses complete with armored riders, barding, lance and shield were introduced.

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.

Estrella War News You Can Use

As we prepare for Estrella War XXVI, there is lots of things we’d like you to know about, but we don’t want to clog up your e-mail or overburden the lists, so we are bundling many messages in each Estrella War News You Can Use release.

[ATL] Atlantia Southern Region Cavalry Practice

Atlantia Southern Region Cavalry Practice Nov. 15, 2009 Sunday 1-4pm

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.

Photos from Great Western War 2009

Fausta has posted an album of photos from Great Western War 2009 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Caid.

Jousting in a post Y2K world

In a world where noble steeds have two wheels, lances are made of foam, and valiant knights program mainframes, comes .... Segway jousting! Join Liam Savage and his band of merry men as they keep the realm safe from Windows viruses in this YouTube video. (video)

Jousting in America

What makes a modern American want to be a medieval jouster? NPR correspondent Jacki Lyden traveled to the Maryland Renaissance Festival to find out for a story that ran October 3, 2009 on NPR's Weekend Edition.(audio and photos)