Ansteorra

Kingdom of Ansteorra

[ANS] Northern Regional Fighter Practice

Northern Regional Fighter practice will be Sunday January 24th from 11:00 to 4:00pm at Camp DaKaNi in Wiesenfeuer. We would also like to invite the Rapier, Combat Archery, and general populace as well.

[ANS] Guardian of the Gauntlet and Yule Revel

The Barony of Bryn Gwlad, the Shire of Ffynnon Gath, and the Incipient Stronghold of Hellsgate present Guardian of the Gauntlet and Yule Revel December 12, 2009

Bordermarch: "A roar of battle cries and the clatter of lances"

"It was a scene more reminiscent of Europe in the Middle Ages - but the middle ages were never this much fun." writes reporter Sarah Moore of the Beaumont (Texas) Enterprise.

Caelin on Andrede's photos from Bordermarch 2009

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has posted an album of photos from Bordermarch 2009 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.

SCA trailer stolen in Ansteorra

Ysabeau of Prague of the Barony of Bryn Gwlad in the Kingdom of Ansteorra reports that a trailer containing SCA property belonging to the Kingdom and Barony was stolen December 1, 2009.

[ANS] Lindenwood Harvest Tourney

Come One, Come All To Lindenwood's Harvest Tourney November 28th 2009

Elfsea Library Demo photos online

Caelin on Andrede has created an album of photos from the recent Library Demo, which took place in the Barony of Elfsea (Kingdom of Ansteorra.)

Bryn Gwlad 30th Year photos online

Sara de la Val has created an album of photos from the recent Bryn Gwlad 30th Year celebration in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos have been posted on Flickr.

[ANS] Bordermarch Autumn Melees

Welcome one and all to Bordermarch Autumn Melees BAM II-Nov. 19-22, 2009

Three Queens A&S photos online

Mistress Hanna von Dahl has created an album of photos from the Arts & Sciences display at the recent Three Queens event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. They have been posted on her Flickr website.

Pictures from Ansteorra's Three Queens event

Lady Brenna MacDonald and Caelin on Andrede have posted albums of photos from the recent Three Queens event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

[ANS] Coronation of Owen ap Aeddan and Genevria de Betto

We invite one and all to the Coronation of Owen ap Aeddan ap Trahearn and Genevria de Betto de Adriano, that will take place on November 7, 2009.

[ANS] Baronial Flashback

The Barony of Bryn Gwlad Proudly presents Baronial Flashback October 23-25, 2009 Austin, Texas

SCA: "like adults playing dress up and getting away with it"

The Barony of Ravensfort, in the Houston, Texas area, turns 20 this year. They celebrated the anniversary at their annual event, Defender of the Fort. Matthew Jackson of the Huntsville Item spoke recently with Seneschal Lady Giovanna Lena Caronna (Carolyn Pace) about SCA life.

[ANS] Ursae-Lyons III

In early Autumn, as the harvests are being brought in, the Barony of Bjornsborg will host Ursae-Lyons III, the annual epic struggle between the fields of the Bear and Lion. This year during combat I and the other Lions will be watching, looking for those who most closely exemplify the ideals of the Defenders of the Dream.

[ANS] Protectorate XXXIII

His Excellency, Donnchadh Beag mac Griogair does bid all warm greetings and is pleased to invite all the populace of the Known World to Namron's Protectorate XXXIII, Oct 9th - 11th, 2009! This year, as every year, courageous warriors from around the Kingdom and the Known World will compete to be named the Protector of Namron. One champion will be selected for each art of Armored Combat and Rapier Combat.

[ANS] Battle of Three Queens II

Shire of Rosenfeld presents Battle of Three Queens II: In the Name of the Rose, October 2-4, 2009.

[ANS] Coastal War Practice

Seawinds invites our neighbors to a war practice on Saturday, Sept 26., 2009 We've got several acres to play in & we would REALLY enjoy more archers!! After we're done fighting, we'll cook up some animals on the grill. The bay is just a few minutes away.

[ANS] Loch-Tober Fest

Their Serpentine Excellencies, William & Katya, Lord & Lady Loch Soilleir, invite everyone to a day of melees and artistry at Loch-tober Fest!

SCA: "An excellent hobby"

Oklahoma couple Isabel Barton and Karl Ludoph (Charles Lydolph and Tracy Garner) enjoy "bringing history to life" in their local SCA group. Steve Biehn, staff writer for the Daily Ardmoreite (Ardmore, Oklahoma) interviewed them recently for a feature story. (photo)

Photos from Court at Ansteorra's XXX Year

Domai/Kitsu has created an album of photos from the recent XXX Year Celebration in the Kingdom of Ansteorra and posted them on her Flickr website.

Photos of Ansteorra's XXX Year Celebration and Crown Tournament

Lady Brenna MacDonald has created an album of photos from the recent Kingdom of Ansteorra XXX Year Celebration and Crown Tournament and posted it on her Smugmug website.

Countess Cara Marie of Carlisle's historic Ansteorra photos online

Tannis of Tir-y-Don reports that she has posted historic photos from the Kingdom of Ansteorra dating to 1982 on the Barony's photo gallery website.

[ANS] Steppes Artisan and Elfsea Baronial College

Are you looking to enter into an Arts and Sciences Display? Are you wanting to learn more about the SCA or take a class or two? Then we have the perfect event for you. On August 15th 2009, please join us for the Steppes Artisan and Elfsea Baronial College.

Sir Owen ap Aeddan victor in Ansteorra Crown Tourney

Countess Margaret ny Connor of the Barony of the Steppes reports that Sir Owen ap Aeddan defeated Count Romanius and Sir Louie in the round robin final of the July 11, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

"A sense of magic" in the Province of Mooneschadowe

"The tennis shoes and the duct tape go away and you are in battle," said Cisco Cividanes at a recent demo at the Payne County Expo Center (Stillwater, Oklahoma). "When the shields clash and the arrows fly over your head, you are there." Cividanes spoke with Darka Slipke of the News Press (photo)

Vara Sigurdsdottir elevated to Pelican in Ansteorra

Master Modius von Mergentheim reported in April that, at Defenders of the Rose event, Their Majesties of Ansteorra placed THL Vara Sigurdsdottir on vigil to contemplate elevation to the order of the Pelican,

Remembrance of things past: the Coronation of Finn and Cyf in Ansteorra

Ansteorran Kingdom Historian, Robert Fitzmorgan, has continued to share memories of historic happenings in celebration of the Kingdom's 30th anniversary. One such memory is an account of the 1980's Coronation of Finn and Cyf written by Jehana Wyverna.

Caelin on Andrede's photos from Ansteorra Spring 2009 Coronation

Caelin on Andrede has created an album of photos from the May 16, 2009 Coronation in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. They have been posted on his Flickr website.

Dragonsfire Tor Guardian photos online

Caelin on Andrede has created an album of photos from the recent Dragonsfire Tor Guardian event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra on his Flickr website.