Gleann Abhann

[GLE] Havoc

HAVOC featuring this year's Gleann Abhann Heraldic & Scribal Symposium October 30 - November 1, 2009

[GLE] Samhain 2009

Late in the fall of the year the final battle for control of the Barony of Grey Niche will be fought.The armies of the Cross will meet the armies of the Crescent on the field of battle on during the last weekend of the 10th month of the year.

A newcomer's view of Slay the Hydra

Thomas Willoughby of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, loaned his camera to a new fighter of his acquaintance who was attending his first event, Slay the Hydra, with the instruction, "take a picture of ANYTHING that he found interesting." The results can be seen in an album of photos posted on Flickr.

Slay the Hydra photos

Gleann Abhann Historian Baroness Barbara Sterling reports that she has posted an album of photos from the Slay the Hydra event which took place September 26, 2009 in Vogelburg.

"Zombies" attack Gleann Abhann Royals

The recent Coronation of William II and Onora II was not without incident as Their Majesties' retinue was overcome with a fit of zombie-ism. The frightening event was chronicled by Kingdom Historian Baroness Barbara Sterling in a missive to Baroness Morgana of the Mists.

War of the Pearls photos online

The Gleann Abhann Historian, Baroness Barbara Sterling, has posted an album of photos from the Kingdom's recent War of the Pearls event.

[GLE] Crown List X

The Shire of Ardanroe is Pleased to Host Crown List X November 13-15, 2009 Join us as Their Majesties William and Onora preside over the Grand Tournament to determine the Heirs to the Ram Throne!

CuCullin the Bald and Eithne Ruad to be new Baron and Baroness of Small Grey Bear

Their Royal Majesties Loric and Diana of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann have announced that CuCullin the Bald and Eithne Ruad will be the next Baron and Baroness of the Barony of Small Grey Bear.

A toast to the Lady from Memphis

Lady Ceara inghean Lasair of the Shire of Smythkepe in Gleann Abhann shares a story from the recent Aphar Faire event which demonstrates the true spirit of the SCA.

[GLE] Regional Fighter Practice

Your brothers here in Small Gray Bear would like you to know we had a good reason for missing the Last muster..We were building a wall. Actually, a portable, multi configurable, life size Battle enhancement. It can be a wall, an enclosure, or even a building!

Gleann Abhann photos from Pennsic 38

Jakob from the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann has posted two albums of photos from the recent Pennsic war XXXVIII. They are available on his SmugMug website.

[GLE] Slay the Hydra

Come with us as we celebrate an ancient time. The time of the gods. A time of myth and legend. As we celebrate the mighty civilization of the Mediterranean. Compete in the Greek Olympias. Slay the deadly Hydra to hear your name echoed threw the ages. Win the favor of Zeus by collecting the tokens of the gods. Compete in Gladiator combat to win your freedom.

Gleann Abhann spring 2009 Coronation photos online

Danielle reports that she has created an album of photos from the Spring 2009 Coronation in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. The album is posted on SmugMug.

[GLE] Blackwood's Summer Sizzle

Join Shire Blackwood for Fighter Practice & Fellowship!

Axemoor Investiture photos online

Danielle has created an album of photos from Axemoor Investiture which took place last spring in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. The photos are posted on her SmugMug website.

[GLE] Barbarian Brawl

The Incipient Canton of Southtower Presents Barbarian Brawl July 24, 25, and 26, 2009

[GLE] Aphar Faire

Come "surrender" yourself to a summer of French abandon! Learn about French contributions to society! (Were they more than fine wine and eclairs?) This is an all camping event, so show your love of good o'l fashioned "pomp and circumstance" and let the banners fly!

Barony of Seleone members help raise money for charity

Every year St. John's Episcopal Church in Ocean, Springs, MS holds a medieval festival to raise money for charity, and every year members of Biloxi's Barony of Seleone turn out to help by creating a medieval village. Harlan Kirgan of the Mississippi Press attended this year's event and reports on his visit.

William and Onora new Heirs in Gleann Abhann

Eduin le Younghe reports that William fitzHugh de Cambria was the victor in the May 16, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. William was inspired by Onora.

[GLE] Gleann Abhann Live Weapons Championship

Summer is approaching. How do you intend to welcome it in? Why not come to Camp Taloha in Pine Bluff, AR June 5-7 for the Gleann Abhann Live Weapons Championship!

[GLE] Cracked Anvil XII

It's almost time for Cracked Anvil XII. On May 30, for one day only, the Shire of Smythkepe will bring you Seafarers of the Middle Ages. We are planning avast array of activities for you to enjoy. Heavy Weapons competitions (Ship to Ship Battle, Loot Deck Tourney and the Gleann Abhann Tournament of Champions Qualifier). Rapier Battles include Burning Ship Battle, Boarding the Ship/Bridge Battle, and Smythkepe Defender Tourney.

Gleann Abhann men knighted, vigiled at Gulf Wars

Their Excellencies Ifor and Morgana, Baron and Baroness of Axemoor in the Kingdom of Gelann Abhann, report that Jon the Tall was elevated to the order of the Chivalry on the battlefield at the recent Gulf Wars.

Fighter's Collegium photos online

Gawin has posted an album of photos from the recent Fighter's Collegium in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.

[GLE] Forest Maiden V

A call goes out for all noble fighters to take part in a Heroic Tourney and vie to claim for their consort the title of "Forest Maiden".

[GLE] Axemoor Investiture

Be It Known throughout the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann That The Barony of Axemoor wishes to invite all, To the investiture of our new Baronage, April 3rd – 5th, 2009.

[GLE] Diamond Wars 24

The year is 1242. The Mongols have swept through the lands, making many things their own in the process. Now Batu han, the grandson of Genghis Khan, is ready to establish his capital at Saraj. Join the Golden Horde for a celebration of conquest, the horse, and the Golden Camp along the River Volga as the Turks and Mongols are united as the Tatar people.

[GLE] Winter Collegium

Looking for something to do...want to learn something new. Well, we have an event for you!

[GLE] Western Region War Practice

As the War looms nearer we are all preparing our army to face the multitudes that will try in vain to prevail against us. There isn't much time left and we need as much organization and training as we can get to insure our complete and total victory. It is for this reason (and the fact that there WILL BE FOOD) we want you to come and join us for the first Western Region War Practice!

[GLE] Candlemas

Fall in Love with the Arts at Candlemas. February 14th, 2009 Singleton Community Center, 7266 3rd Road, Bartlett, TN 38135 Celebrate the New Year with the Barony of Grey Niche.

Pictures from Newcomer's Event

Xavier has created an album of photos from the recent Newcomers' Event in the Shire of Lagerdamm, Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.