Hound Coursing

Animal Day at Pennsic 42

Katla Ulfhedinn, Medieval Animal Day Coordinator, Pennsic 42, reports that the Pennsic Artisans Row will feature an Animal Day.

Call for John H. Daniels Fellowship Applications

The National Sporting Library & Museum seeks applications for the John H. Daniels Fellowship which supports scholars doing research in the area of equestrian, angling and field sports. Applications must be made via email no later than March 1, 2013.

[MER] Castle Wars IX

Join the Barony of the South Downs as we live it up before the end of the world! Come to Lake Tobesofkee for a full weekend of camping, heavy and light fighting, archery, live weapons, hound coursing, equestrian, arts, shopping, children’s activities and revelry!

Gaston Phoebus hunt photos online

Master Frederick of Holland reports that he has posted an album of photos from the Gaston Phoebus hunt and picnic which took place recently in the West Kingdom. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

[MER] Black Axe

Come join the fun at a new site! We'll have lots of heavy & rapier fighting, live weapons, children's activities, and more! Lady Genevieve will be preparing a delicious feast (limited to 56)! Merchants welcome - please contact the event stewards.

ACTIVITIES

Come join the fight at a new (DISCREETLY WET) site!

[MID] Pounce X

Come join us for a weekend full of Heavy and Rapier Fighting, Archery, Thrown Weapons, A&S Competition, Hound Coursing, Gaming, Artisan’s Row, Classes and a Feast

[ANT] Earnrokke's Summer Hunt VII

Hounds, Horses, Riders, Revelers, Hawks, & ferrets~ all come  join us! Earnrokke's Summer Hunt VII at HuntHaven July 22-24, 2011

[MID] Simple Day in the Country

The Barony of Sternfeld is proud to present... A Simple Day in the Country Friday, July 15, 2011 to Sunday, July 17, 2011

Great Western War 2010 photos online

Esmeralda of the Lakes reports that she has posted several photo albums from last year's Great Western War 2010. The albums are available on her website.

[MID] Brendokenfest & Rose Tourney

Brendokenfest welcomes the Rose Tournament April 29- May 1, 2011.

[GLE] Winter Collegium

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

[MER] Meridian Coursing Practice

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The Meridian Coursing Guild is pleased to offer two practices this fall Sunday, October 5, 10am CST and Sunday, November 2, 10am CST

To be located at Holly Springs stables in Mentone, AL (northeastern AL). This is the same location as the Northern Meridian equestrian practices (which fall on the Saturdays of the above weekends).

We will be using part of a huge pasture, ideal because the course Location:
Meridian Coursing Guild (Mentone, Alabama)

[MER] Meridian Coursing Practice

description:
The Meridian Coursing Guild is pleased to offer two practices this fall Sunday, October 5, 10am CST and Sunday, November 2, 10am CST

To be located at Holly Springs stables in Mentone, AL (northeastern AL). This is the same location as the Northern Meridian equestrian practices (which fall on the Saturdays of the above weekends).

We will be using part of a huge pasture, ideal because the course Location:
Meridian Coursing Guild (Mentone, Alabama)

"Caesar" donated to charity shop

The 2,000-year-old skeleton of a Roman greyhound has been donated to a Lincolnshire, England charity shop. The bones were first discovered at the Lawn in Lincoln in 1986, and are believed to date to the Roman era.

Known World Canine Meeting

Katla, Kingdom Houndmistress of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, has announced that the Known World Canine Meeting will be held at Pennsic on Tuesday August 5, 2008 from 2-4 pm.

Great Western War X Hound Coursing video now online

A video of hound coursing at Great Western War X is available on YouTube.

Horses, Hounds and Hawks II

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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 second Horse, Hounds and Hawks Collegium, to be held in the Shire of Coppertree on October 12-14.

You do not have to be an avid animal person to attend, there should be plenty for those who simply want to become educated on-lookers or who would like to learn some of the associated arts without actually having to own an animal of ones own. Classes will be posted to http://frontpage.velocity.net/duane/hhah.htm as presenters register. If you'd like to present, please contact Syr Alexander or Mistress Rannveigr to duane@velocity.net. Location:
Shire of Coppertree (Brookfield, New York)

A Midsummer Gathering and Kingdom Equestrian Championship

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Hounds race, Fighters brace, Steeds give chase, and Rapiers show their grace. Come and enjoy some summer fun with their Majesties, while watching the Equestrians compete for the honor of Champion, as well as watching the Fighter and Rapier Tournaments. Or sit in on the exciting classes before the evening of feasting, singing and dancing. During the heat of the day, only moments away, a fruity refreshment of Italian ice to enliven the day, (Kingdom fund raiser). Location:
Barony of Arn Hold (Meridian, Idaho)

Earnrokke's Summer Hunt

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Hounds, Horses, Riders,Revelers, Hawks,& ferrets ~ all come join us!

Earnrokke's Summer Hunt
held at HuntHaven
2163 Hastie Lake Rd
Oak Harbor
Whidbey Island, WA

June 8-10, 2007

It is Summer on our lovely island.....and we are graced by the beauty of the land and its creatures. Listen to the hounds bay and the horns sound in the distance! Watch the hunters ride their horses across the fields. Archers come shoot to your heart's content. This is an event for folks to sit back, feast, shoot archery, and be entertained by the animals. Campers are welcome to stay all three days of the weekend. Location:
Shire of Earnrokke (Whidbey Island, Washington)

Working dogs: economy size

Think your cuddly puppy is too small to be useful? Maybe not. On Yahoo Photos, pcrandal2000 has posted a photo of a group of re-enactors with their Pomeranium dogcart.

AEthelmearc War Practice XVIII

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It is time again to prepare for the upcoming War, and to properly prepare. The Canton of Steltonwald would like to invite all to join us for our War Practice XVIII.

We will be meeting once again at Coopers Lake Campground, 205 Currie Road, Slippery Rock, PA 16057. The event will run from noon on Thursday May 17, 2007 through Sunday May 20, 2007 at 3:00 pm. Troll will close on Saturday at 3 pm; Location:
Canton of Steltonwald (Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania)

Estrella XXIII hound coursing video on YouTube

CujoSR has posted a video on YouTube depicting hound coursing at this year's Estrella War.

Estrella War offers something for everyone

Baron Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier, Internal Publicity Deputy for Estrella War XXIII, has released a "short" list of activities that will take place at the upcoming War.

Castle Wars IV

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The Barony of the South Downs and the Shire of Owl's Nest present CASTLE WARS IV The Rock of Cashel: Cashel of the Kings, November 17-19, 2006, Lake Tobesofkee - Sandy Beach Park, 6600 Mosley Dixon Rd., Macon, Georgia.

The year is 1014. The Dublin Vikings have revolted against the King of munster, Brian Boru. Mael Morda, King of Leinster, allies himself with the Dublin Vikings and declares war! Location:
Barony of the South Downs & the Shire of Owl's Nest (Macon, Georgia)

Photos from Kolfinna's Festival of the Rose 2006

Ciar and Eilidh have posted photos from Kolfinna's Festival of the Rose 2006 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Caid.

Rendezvous at the Bridge XVII

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Rendezvous at the Bridge XVII September 22-24 at Lincoln State Park in Lincoln City, Indiana

Featuring:

  • Armored combat: Friday torchlight tourney-pending (contact Event Stewards if you want to attend); Saturday: William Marshal Style prize tourney and melees
  • Fencing: Authorizations and prize tourney.
  • Classes: Friday Night: Dance class & dancing; Saturday: A wide Location:
    Shire of Riviere Constelle (Lincoln City, Indiana)

Hero of the Chalice

Come join the Barony of Wyvernwoode for a fun filled weekend including the Hero of the Chalice Tourney, rapier lyst, target archery, classes, dance, hounds, and more. There will also be a masqued ball on Saturday night where the couples who have wed at the event over the years will be saluted.

http://herochalice.home.mindspring.com/

Tournament of the Wolf Moon

Amid the cold and deep snows of midwinter, the wolf packs howl hungrily throughout the land. A lone rider comes with a missive from the Company of the Azure Rose in the fairest kingdom Trimaris far to the south where alas the sun still shines.

Hounds to Run at Estrella

Baron Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier who is in chrage of Internal Publicity for Estrella War XXII, has announced that the Kingdom of Caid will host hound coursing at this year's Estrella War.

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.