Ansteorra

Kingdom of Ansteorra

Photos from the creation of Ansteorra

A page on the Kingdom of Ansteorra History Wiki takes readers back to the first day of the new Kingdom, June 16, 1979, when King Theor of Atenveldt officially passed governance to King Jonathan DeLaufyson.

[ANS] Passa de Arms

Greetings Ansteorra! The Shire of Adlersruhe wishes to invite you to these seasons Passa de Arms Tournament. Come and compete for a Title in one of 5 great events. We will have a double elimination hold the field Chivalric and Rapier tournament. There will be a challenging Archery Hunt. Also, an A&S and Bardic competition you won't want to miss. Finally, we will hold a novice tournament on Sunday for people with less than 1 year of training.

Photos of Ansteorra Rose Tourney online

Mistress Hanna von Dahl has created an album of photos from the recent Rose Tournament for Ansteorra on her Flickr website.

[ANS] Steppes Warlord XXXVI

Steppes Warlord will be held Memorial Day weekend, May 22nd - 25th 2009. It is at Canton First Monday Trade Days Campground in Canton, Texas just off IH 20, approximately 1 hour east of Dallas, Texas.

[ANS] Conflict at the Faire

Celebrate 30 Years of the White Scarf in the SCA at its Birthplace as the Baronies of Stargate & Loch Soillier host Conflict at the Faire or "Should Ramy Owe for what Ewely Et"?

Ansteorra Kingdom Arts and Science photos online

Lady Dianottos has created an album of pictures taken at the recent Kingdom Arts and Science Competition in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Photos of Seawinds Coastal Invasion 2009

Caelin on Andrede has created an album of photos from the recent Seawinds Coastal Invasion event and posted them on his Flickr website. The event took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

[ANS] Elfsea Defender 2009

Their Excellencies, Dáire de Haya and Druinne de Salesberie, Baron and Baroness of Elfsea do invite one and all to bear witness to the lysts upon which their next Defenders will be determined by right of arms.

Lysts at Castleton video highlights best of the SCA

"The most beautiful event in the SCA" (at least to Ansteorrans) is featured in a wonderful short film posted by Sir Giotto" on YouTube. The beautifully-edited film advertises the upcoming Lysts at Castleton event.

[ANS/CAL] Over the Border War Maneuvers

The Province of Mooneschadowe, Ansteorra (Stillwater, OK), in cooperation with the Barony of Vatavia, Calontir (Wichita, KS), will be hosting Over the Border War Maneuvers! (Northern Regional Fighter Practice 2) Bring all the toys!

[ANS] Coastal Invasion VII

The Shire of Seawinds & Loch Soilleir presents Coastal Invasion VII 25th Anniversary Celebration! February 20-22, 2009 Kingdom War Practice!

Ansteorra Winter 2009 Crown Tournament photos online

Michael Dudley has posted an album of photos from the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Ansteorra>

Hrafn Olafsson victor of Ansteorra Crown Tourney

Master Phelim Gervase called Pug, Kingdom Seneschal, reports that Hrafn Olafsson, inspired by Elizabeta di Valore della Rosa, was the victor of the January 10, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

[ANS] A Day in Sherwood

Tidings came to brave Robin Hood under the Greenwood tree. Come prepare you then my merry men we'll go yon sport to see. Forth from the Greenwood they are gone with hearts all firm and stout Resolving then with the sheriff's men to have a hearty bout.

Central Regional 12th Night photos online

Dietrich von Greyssen reports that he has posted an album of photos from Ansteorra's Central Regional 12th Night on his website.

Barony of the Steppes enjoys annual Christmas party

The Barony of the Steppes, Kingdom of Ansteorra, held its annual Christmas Party at Populace Friday, December 19, 2008 at the home of Master Robin of Gilwell and Mistress Serena Lascelles.

Stargate Yule photos online

Michael Dudley of Timeless Photography reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Stargate Yule event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

Duchess Vanessa de Verona to be elevated in Ansteorra

At the recent Wiesenfeuer Yule event, Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Ansteorra announced Their wish to elevate Duchess Vanessa de Verona to the Order of the Pelican.

[ANS] Crown Tournament

Join Their Royal Magesties Gunthar and Elizabeth in Their Serpentine Lands as the rightful Heirs to the Stellar Throne are chosen. A delicious seasonal sideboard will be prepared by Herrin Hedwig von Luneborg and Lady Anne atte Rydeforde. Stay on Sunday to prepare for the invading Triskelian forcise of Trimaris with a chivalric and rapier war practice, including combat archery and siege engines. The site is beuatiful Pedigo Park in Livingston, TX. Camping is available and there are restrooms, showers, and electrical outlets available.

Bordermarch's Autum Melees photos online

Lady Brenna MacDonald has uploaded an album of photos from the recent Autumn Melees in Ansteorra's Bordermarch (BAM).

Ansteorra Fall 2008 Coronation photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos taken by Lady Pyro at the recent Fall 2008 Coronation in the Kingdom of Ansteorra on his Flickr website.

[ANS] Central Regional 12th Night 2009

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Come join the groups in the Central Region in Celebrating Carnivale! January 3, 2009

Delight yourselves in the visions of Italy during this magnificent season. Enjoy the sounds of our wandering performers or compete to be the Kingdom Bard in the Eisteddfod!

Test your luck at our period gaming tables!

Autocrats:
Sior Tomas Niallagain
Sir Hrafn Olaffson Location:
Barony of Elfsea (Arlington, Texas)

Crimson Sands photos online

Rizardo has posted an album of photos from the Crimson Sands event which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

[ANS] Stargate Yule

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Please join the Barony of Stargate as we celebrate our 35th Anniversary with our annual Yule Celebration. The Barony will also be choosing their A&S and Bardic Champions.

The Norse have opened their longhouse and invited Ansteorra to celebrate the day with feasting, friends, and mirth. This year's Yule theme is based on the Myth of Mistletoe.

Site Info & Fees
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church Location:
Barony of Stargate (Houston, Texas)

[ANS] Ansteorra Coronation

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Come one, come all to the Barony of the Steppes on November 8th to celebrate the Coronation of Gunthar II and Elizabeth

10 am - Gate opens
12 pm - Step down court
1 pm - Coronation (or half an hour after the end of step down court)
2 pm - Peers meeting (or half an hour after coronation)
2:30 - GOOFS MTG
4 pm - Gate clases, setup for feast begins
5 pm - Feast
8 pm - Clean up / tear down Location:
Barony of the Steppes (Fort Worth, Texas)

SCAdian now in space

Don Shamino, known in the modern world as Richard Garriott, became the first SCA member to travel into space October 12, 2008 when he blasted off in a Soyuz TMA-13 spacecraft. The 47-year-old multimillionaire from Austin, Texas paid US$30 million to spend time on the International Space Station.

[ANS] wInterKingdom XX

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

wInterKingdom XX

December 13, 2008
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 aclass, or have a class you would like to see taught! Location:
Barony of Northkeep (Tulsa, Oklahoma)

[ANS] Seawinds Defender XIII

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The Shire of Seawinds sends fair greetings to our friends, far and near. May your harvest be bountiful and your hearts be light, for soon the long nights will come. Dark foes, our ancient enemies, are rising against us, intent to do us harm. it is because of this that we are asking you brave warriors of Ansteorra to stand forth and answer the call to arms! We beseech you to join us in defending our beloved Shire. But we warn you, if you be faint of heart or not of sound mind, you may not survive the horrors that await you. Location:
Shire of Seawinds

Swords swing at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater

SCAdians from the Province of Mooneschadowe in Stillwater, Oklahoma recently took the day off to teach spectators about medieval combat during a demo on Library Lawn. Michael Bevers of The Daily O'Collegian shot photos for the online article.

Harvest End photos online

Lady Brenna MacDonald has posted an album of photos from the Gate's Edge Harvest End event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.