Ansteorra

Kingdom of Ansteorra

[ANS] Autumn Melees and Crown Tourney

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Bordermarch's Autumn Melees is less then two months away! Time to set your calendars and make your plans!

Site opens Thursday noon and closes Sunday at Noon. November 15-18.

Experience some of the best battles in Ansteorra at Border Keep - Ansteorra's stone castle. Chivalric, Rapier, Siege, Combat Archery.. fight along side royalty and the best knights in the kingdom.

Bordermarch's 30th year History Museum, Toys for Tots Drive, Populace vote Location:
Barony of Bordermarch (Beaumont, Texas)

[ANS] Seawinds Defender

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The Shire of Seawinds invites you to join us as we choose our next defenders in the fields of chivalric, rapier, archery, arts & science, and bardic.

We have planned a Middle Eastern themed event that is sure to please!

HL Eleanor Elizabeth Caley is serving up a fabulous middle eastern evening feast - served in proper Persian style while lounging on the ground with pillows. Breakfast and lunch will also be provided and Location:
Shire of Seawinds (Benavides, Texas)

Defender of the Fort XXV photos online

Lord Collwyn O'Snowdon reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Defender of the Fort XXV event which took place in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Oklahoma State University Students go medieval on Library Lawn

Ted Bado, Staff Writer for the Daily O’Collegian (Oklahoma State University), recently visited a fighter practice and demo by members of Mooneschadowe, the local SCA group and the university's Medieval Studies Group.

Pictures from Gothic Wars

Lady Brenna MacDonald of J&M's Timeless Photography shares her album of photos from the recent Gothic Wars which took place in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

[ANS]Tourney by the Loch

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Their Serpentine Excellencies, William and Katya, Lord and Lady Loch Soilleir, invite everyone to a day of melees and artistry. In addition to challenging small unit Chivalric and Rapier melees, the Barony of Loch Soilleir will also be holding its A&S, Bardic, Dance, Youth A&S, and Youth Rapier Championships.

TOURNEY BY THE LOCH
October 12-14, 2007

Martial Melees, Challenging Championships, Fabulous Food, Ample Tree-Shaded Camping and Location:
Barony of Loch Soilleir (Hockley, Texas)

Caribbee photos online

Lord Collwyn O'Snowdon of the Shire of Gates Edge has published a photo album from Caribbee, a recent event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra, on the Timeless Photography website.

Elfsea's Defender XXVIII

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Their Excellencies Armand and Ameline, Baron and Baroness of Elfsea and Lord and Lady of Dragonsfire Tor, do invite one and all to Elfsea's Defender XXVIII and the Baronial Investiture of Dáire de Haya and Druinne de Salesberie.

This year Elsea's Defender will be held on the Brazos River in Glen Rose, TX. Site opens at 7pm (No Early Entries). Please see Gate information for site fees and additional sign-in information. Location:
Barony of Elfsea (Glen Rose, Texas)

Triumphe II

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The Province of Mooneschadowe presents TRIUMPHE II September 14-16, 2007

Will Rogers Boy Scout Camp
Cleveland, Oklahoma

Site Fee:
Adult (18 years and older)$10
Teen (13-17 years old)$7
Child (5-12 years old)$5
Child (0-4 years old)FREE

Feast Fee:
Fee (any age) $8
Child Feast (any age)$5
**Make all checks payable to SCA Inc./Province of Mooneschadowe Location:
Province of Mooneschadowe (Cleveland, Oklahoma)

Pictures from Steppes Artisan

Steve Rourke has posted an album of photos from the Kingdom of Ansteorra's Steppes Artisan event.

New Laurels in Ansteorra

Brian O'hUilliam reports that at the recent Steppes Artisan event, Their Majesties of Ansteorra elevated Melisinde de Barcelona and Katharyn Rose Oliver to the Order of the Laurel.

Bryn Gwlad’s Fall Faire

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Bryn Gwlad’s fall harvest has been bountiful. Come and share in our celebration September 28-30th 2007

There is a small village with clear water, friendly locals, open land with which to run your horse and list. There is plenty of area near town for the musicians and entertainers to roam. This area is protected from the elements by mighty pecan trees making it a pleasant spot for a Fall Harvest Celebration. There will be a great procession into town to show the good bounty that is Bryn Gwlad . Baron Thomas will set a fine table on the green serving feast under the watchful eye of Baron Niklas and his staff. Location:
Barony of Bryn Gwlad (Coldwater Canyon, Texas)

Gothic Wars XVI

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The Bloody Baron of Elfsea, Armand Dragonetti, has issued challenge to the readiness of the warriors of the Barony of Bonwicke and the whole of the lands of the Western Region.

Even now, Baron Armand gathers his forces to come and test the mettle of the west, with the hopes of laying claim to the vast farmlands that lie between the Shires and Barony of the Western Region. Whichever side you find most just, the time to prepare is nigh. Gather your gear, Location:
Barony of Bonwicke (Sweetwater, Texas)

SCA Asian Persona Survey

Kamaitachi no Kansuke requests help with a survey of SCAdians with Asian personas.

Photos from Ansteorra's Queen's Tournament

Lady Brenna MacDonald has posted an album of photos from the recent Queen's Tournament which was held in the Shire of Gate's Edge in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Photos from Ansteorra's Summer 2007 Coronation

Baroness Kaithlen Hamilton has posted a large album of photos from the Coronation of Ulsted the Unsteady and Ebergardis von Zell in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

A Lamas Day Tribute

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Come join us for fun and frolic in our Lamas Day tribute. Lamas Day was held on August 1st and was a day for silliness and fun!

A Lamas Day Tribute
August 17th -19th
Mustang Park
3600 Winscott Plover Rd
Benbrook Lake, Ft Worth TX

Activities:

  • Bread tasting contest & foot races (traditional entertainment for Lamas day)
  • Hobby horse races
  • Fun Noodle Joust Location:
    Barony of Elfsea (Ft Worth Texas)

Laurels' Field Day

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We wish to invite you to join us in Namron for a day of Arts & Sciences classes on Saturday, August 4, 2007. Many of these classes will be taught by the very knowledgeable Northern Laurels, and will include a series on bardic arts, metal working, various fiber arts, garb construction, and Middle Eastern dancing.

Laurels' Field Day
Saturday, August 4, 2007
Oklahoma Memorial Union - 2nd Floor Location:
Barony of Namron (Norman, Oklahoma)

King's College photos online

Lady Brenna MacDonald has posted an album of photos from the recent King's College event which took place in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Ansteorra's Lysts at Castleton photos online

Honorable Lady Rixende de Rouen reports that an album of photos from the recent Lysts at Castleton is now available online. The photos were taken by Viscountess Marion from Gleann Abhann. Lysts at Castleton took place in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Steppes Warlord photos online

Dietrich von Greysson reports that he has posted a gallery of photos from the recent Steppes Warlord event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Steppes Artisan XX

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Pay heed all artisans of Ansteorra and the Known World! Her Excellency Katheryn Cunningghame invites you to enjoy a day of fun, learning and outstanding displays of the arts as we hold our 20th competition to name the next Steppes Artisan.

Steppes Artisan is a body of work competition. This means that you are not limited in number by what you display, but we suggest that you bring examples of your best work and display it in a pleasing manner. No research papers, please. Alcohol judging will take place off-site due to site restrictions. Location:
Barony of the Steppes (Murphy, Texas)

17th Passa de Arms

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It is my honor to announce that the Shire of Adlersruhe will be hosting the 17th Passa de Arms on June 15-17, 2007.

We will be having a Chivalric Tournament, Rapier Tournament and A&S Competition: Chivalric will be hold the field style Rapier will be double elimination, drawing for weapon choice A&S will be open theme, with documentation encouraged

Site Location: Tule Creek Park in Tulia, Tx. Location:
Shire of Adlersruhe (Tulia, Texas)

Finnacan Dub to be elevated in Ansteorra

Master Aethelstan Aethelmearson reports that Their Majesties of Ansteorra have elected to admit Finnacan Dub into Their Order of the Laurel.

Ulstead the Unsteady victorious in Ansteorra Crown Tournament

Duke Brannos of the Midrealm reports on Legio Draconis that Ulstead the Unsteady was the winner of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. His Highness was inspired by Princess Ebegardis.

Ansteorra Crown Tournament

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The Barony of Bonwicke is proud to host and welcome you to the Crown Tournament of Their Royal Majesties Romanius Scipio Vesperanius & Deanna della Penna.

The site opens at 6:00pm Friday, April, 6th and closes at 10:00am Sunday, April, 8th to accommodate those that have Easter holiday plans.

The site is located at Forrest Park in the city of Lamesa, Texas.

The site fee is $8.00 with proof of membership. Location:
Barony of Bonwicke (Lamesa, Texas)

Ansteorra Queen's Champion Photos Online

Herr Dietrich Strobelbart has posted an album of photos of the Ansteorra Queen's Champion tourney.

Bard of Ansteorra Chosen in Tournament of Wit

HL Gerald of Leesville attended the Ansteorran Eisteddfod on January 6 and offers a detailed reported of the competition.

12 Hour War Postponed

Anteorra's 12 Hour War has been postponed, HL Chiara Francesca, Kingdom Webminister, announced Friday. A new date will be announced later.

Ansteorran coronation postponed due to weather

The central United States is being pounded by a major ice storm today, causing Ansteorra to cancel their upcoming Coronation for this weekend.