Ansteorra

Kingdom of Ansteorra

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.

Twelve Hour War

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Seventy-Two Open Field Battles held Over the Course of Twelve Hours

Come and fight in the entourage of your favorite Knight! The two Knights with the most powerful entourages will command each side. The sides will hopefully be balanced by skill or numbers. This is the last event to practice fighting under Gulf War rules!

Imagine a “Lay On!” almost once every ten minutes! A full day of fighting from sun up to sun down or until exhaustion, whichever comes first! Location:
Barony of the Steppes (Corsicana, TX)

The virtual vigil of Baroness Ameline DuBois

The Crown of Ansteorra has announced the upcoming elevation of Baroness Ameline duBois to the Order of the Laurel.

Defenders of the Rose

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Unto the good peoples of Ansteorra, warm greetings from the Companions of the Order of the Rose in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Once again, with the approval of Their Majesties and the gracious assistance of the Shire of Emerald Keep and the Shire of Shadowlands, the Companions of the Order of the Rose announce our Defenders of the Rose event! The Defenders of the Rose II is a two-day event, and the Order gently requests that all good folk attending plan to stay through the Rose Court that will end the event on Sunday afternoon. Location:
Shire of Emerald Keep and the Shire of Shadowlands (Ansteorra)

Winterkingdom XVIII

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The Barony of Northkeep invites you to attend a day of fun, companionship, camaraderie, and learning.

December 9, 2006
Sts. Peter & Paul School
1428 North 67th East Avenue
Tulsa, Oklahoma

Site Opens at 9:00 AM, closes at 10:00 PM

Please contact the autocrats if you would like to teach a class, or have a class you would like to see taught!

* This is a DRY site. Location:
Barony of Northkeep (Tulsa, Oklahoma)

A Day in Ireland

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The Shire of Trelac Presents A Day in Ireland

Slainte! Come and join us as we honor the Irish traditions and lore of Samhain, November 3-5 in Water Valley Park. It's only 20 minutes north of San Angelo on Highway 87. There will be feasting, fun and tournaments to honor Her Majesty, Queen Britta, who will be present to help celebrate the harvest! Be on your best behavior, however, as she will also be meting out justice to those who offend her! Be of good cheer, though, for the clergy will be available with indulgences for your sins! Location:
Shire of Trelac (San Angelo, TX)

New Royal Heirs in Ansteorra

Congratulations to the new Prince of Ansteorra, Sir Rominas, who was inspired to valor by his lady wife, Princess Deanna.

New Ansteorran Crown

The new Prince and Princess Of Ansteorra are Prince Romanius Vesperianus and Princess Deanna.

Battle of the Pines XXII

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Come one, come all and enjoy the company and fun of Battle of the Pines!

Graywood has changed sites and has had the joy of designing one tailored to your needs with shaded camping, plenty of room on the list fields, stalls and ready water for the horses, showers for you, and a stone fire pit for evening enjoyment. The site is still semi-primitive but with limited electricity and multiple water sources. Location:
Shire of Graywood (Kennard, TX)

Tourney by the Loch

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An Autumn in France

Saturday, October 7, 2006

Join the Barony of Loch Soilleir as we choose our new rapier, A&S and dance champions!

Compete to be our champion in the fields of Rapier, Youth Rapier, Arts & Sciences, and Dance.

Site: A Community of the Servant-Saviour Presbyterian Church, 11303 Hughes Rd., Houston, TX 77089

Site is wet in period containers only and is also tobacco free. Location:
Barony of Loch Solleir (Houston, TX)

Quest for the Round Table

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Attend ye all to a celebration of the days of Arthurian legend. Delight in the display of the virtues so admired that they were reenacted in tournaments throughout the Middle Ages. Come and vie for the exalted position as a Knight of the Round Table as you strive to attain the glory of a legendary knight and his virtue.

The favors you will receive from all will gain points toward your ultimate goal. Location:
The Shire of Tir Medoin (Belton, TX)

Fencing Gear Stolen in Ansteorra

Don Duncan Hepburn (Wayne Ross) reports that his car containing his fencing gear was stolen August 28 or 29, 2006 from his home in Dallas, Texas. SCAtoday.net readers are asked to be on the lookout for the stolen gear.

Artisan of the Flame

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Good People of Ansteorra!

Gather your magnificent treasures and most handsome projects and join the Canton of Glaslyn as we host our annual Artisan of the Flame!

When does this exciting event occur?

  • Saturday, September 16, 2006

    Where does this fortuitous event take place?

  • Destiny Dallas RV Park*
  • 7100 South I35E
  • Denton, TX 76205 [ED NOTE: Denton, the Home of Happiness!] Location:
    Denton, TX
  • Bjornsborg Visits the Library

    Members of the Barony of Bjornsborg in San Antonio, Texas "sailed" into the Semmes Branch Library at Comanche Lookout Park on July 1, 2006. The local SCA group presented a demo for library patrons. Chuck McCollough of the San Antonio Express-News reports.

    Ansteorran Coronation Covered in the San Angelo Standard Times

    The San Angelo Standard Times spent the entire day at Ansteorran Coronation this weekend in the Shire of Trelac.

    Regalia Returned to Artemisia Through Circuitous Route

    Lady Alsinda de Rochabaron of the Shire of Northover in Gleann Abhann reports on the near-miraculous discovery and return of regalia belonging to Royals in the Kingdom of Artemisia.

    Newly-SCAdian mother seeks help locating missing daughter

    Marjorie Jones, a newcomer to the SCA in Utah and mother of missing Staci Jones, seeks help from fellow SCAdians in locating her daughter, who may be headed for Texas with a stranger. This is a public service announcement; the disappearance is not connected with the SCA or its activities.

    Ansteorra Coronation

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    The Shire of Trelac proudly hosts The Coronation of Ansteorra's fifty-fifth King & Queen Aaron & Britta MacGregor. Join us in bidding a fond farewell to our beloved Abd-al Mahdi Jamal ibn Hakim & Valeria Richila Navarro, as They step down from Their glorious reign. Then celebrate as the heirs take Their places as our new Stellar Crown.

    Come and support the fighters as a new Champion for the King is chosen. The day will also include a Scribal competition and Charter Painting, Children's activities, a delicious feast and a post Coronation Revel and Hafla fit for royalty. Alcohol is BYOB n period containers. Location:
    Shire of Trelac (San Angelo, Texas)

    In Memoriam: Giuliana Catarina della Luna

    The SCA has lost a vibrant young woman from Ansteorra. Guiliana Catarina della Luna (mka Meghan Siobhan Baxter), age 18, became ill on site at Gulf Wars on Sunday evening and died at Forest General Hospital in Hattiesburg later in the week.