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Kingdom of Drachenwald

Drachenwald Spring Crown Tournament photos

Kolja and Gottfried share photos taken at the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

[DRA] Revel in the Midnight Sun III

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Revel in the Midnight Sun III in the Shire of Klakavirki, where we would be delighted to welcome any gentles wishing to travel to the bright northern lands of our glorious Kingdom.

When: 18:00 Friday June 6th 2008, until 16:00 Sunday June 8th. Where: Heiarbr, Reykjahverfi, 641 Hsavk, Iceland

Event Steward: Jacquelyna de Bellmont (seneschal@klakavirki.org) Location:
Shire of Klakavirki (Hsavk, Iceland)

[DRA] Medieval Pharmaceuticals Workshop

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It is with great pleasure that I would hereby like to announce that Knights Crossing will be hosting a workshop on medieval pharmaceuticals and herbs on the weekend of May 30-June 1. Simona Valentini di Piero will be teaching how to make basic salves, essential oils and creams from primary source recipes; enjoy a walk through the fields and forest in which we will learn to identify various useful plants in their natural habitat. Learn about the equipment used and the primary sources that we have on this subject. There will be a small fee for materials and for food for the weekend, but dinner will be Potluck. Location:
Barony of Knights Crossing (Weinheim, Germany)

[DRA] Winchester Pilgrimage III

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Come all ye pilgrims and travellers, and join the Shire of West Dragoningshire for a pilgrimage at the Hospital of St Cross and Almshouse of Noble Poverty. Share with us in an evening of Chaucer; a morning pilgrimage to Winchester Cathedral, during which we will be tested on our knowledge of such things that would be known by pilgrims of yore; an afternoon demonstration of our fighting skills and an evening of feasting Location:
Shire of West Dragoningshire (Winchester, England)

Thorvaldr and Fiona new Heirs to Drachenwald

Thorvaldr Skegglauss, inspired by Fiona Wiggins, was the victor of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

[DRA] Aarnimets Academy

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Once again it is time to assemble in the Aarnimets Academy to share one's knowledge of arts and sciences. This event focuses specially on classes and different kinds of workshops.

The events open on Friday at 6 p.m. and closes on Sunday at 1 p.m.

Site: The site of this event is the beautiful camp site of Sorja (Mrrintie 4, 38100 Karkku) in Vammala, near Tampere (and owned by Tampereen kessiirtola ry). Sorja is in the best country side of Location:
Barony of Aarnimets (Vammala, Finland)

[DRA] Spring Crown Tournament 2008

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Oyez, Oyez, Oyez! Their most royal Majesties Sven and Jovi wish to see the rise of their heirs, and herewith invite you to attend a tournament in the spring of 2008!

Be you strong of body, resolute in your convictions, steely in your resolve, and pure in your skill at arms? Are you ready to take the challenge that only few before have been able to bear? Then come all challengers, who wish to gain the most prestigious of prizes - The Crown of Drachenwald. Location:
Shire of Turmstadt (Coburg, Germany )

SCA fighting at Foire de Jersey

Cernac shares a link to a 5-minute video on YouTube of SCA combat at Foire de Jersey on the Island of Jersey, taken in 2006.

Drachenwald Crown List and Consorts announced

Their Majesties Sven and Jovi of the Kingdom of Drachenwald have announced the names of the participants and their consorts for the upcoming Crown Tournament. The Tournament will take place April 11-13, 2008 in the Shire of Turmstadt, Bavaria, Germany.

Insula Draconis residents demonstrate knightly prowess

Alesxander of Darlington and other subjects of Insula Draconis in the Kingdom of Drachenwald were able to demonstrate their fighting skills recently for Martin Croucher, who covered an event for the Epoch Times UK.

Garden of Earthly Delights photos online

Duchess Nerissa shares a lovely album of photos from the recent Garden of Earthly Delights event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Ronja Jordis Ulfhild born in Drachenwald

Racaire informs us that a new addition has been welcomed to the Shire of Ad Flumen Caerulum in Austria. Young Ronja Jordis Ulfhild was born to shire member Arnulf der Zeilner on February 23, 2008.

[DRA] Northern Frankmark Fighter Practice VI

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We would like to dedicate NFFP VI to a very special topic: Fighting in wars. If you have never experienced a war before or want to get into that feeling before Nibelungen, this is your chance to practice battles, melees, a woods battle and different drills to get you into war mode.

The Shire of the Two Seas invites all Fighters from Near and Far to our Fighter Practice in Hamburg on July 19th, this time with a special focus on war. Location:
Shire of the Two Seas (Hamburg, Germany)

Riding to rescue vital record of English Medieval Knights

A Culture Minister in England has temporarily blocked export of the Dering Roll, the earliest English roll of arms, in order to "provide a last chance to raise the money to keep the roll in the United Kingdom."

Drachenwald Nordmark University IV Photos online

Lia de Thornegge reports that she posted her pictures and "a bit of lovely choral singing" video from the recent Nordmark University event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

St. Ethelburgas photos

Duchess Nerissa, of the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has posted an album of photos from the recent St Ethelburga's Feast event held in London, England on her blog.

Drachenwald 12th Night Coronation 2008 Photos online

Edricus and Lia de Thornegge report that they posted their pictures from the recent 12th night coronation event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Dance Moot 2008 in Edinburgh Photos online

Margaret de May reports that her photos of the recent Dance Moot 2008 event held in Edinburgh, Scotland in the Kingdom of Drachenwald are online now.

[DRA] Double Wars XXI

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Starring: Master Ranthulfr Asparlundr

April 25 - May 4, 2008

  • Knäckebröd War
  • Lots of Tournaments,
  • Competitions, workshops and classes!
  • King Sven’s Fivemen Melee
  • Fabulous Marketplace
  • Grand Feast
  • SCA New Years Eve

Don’t miss the chance to attend the most diverse Double Wars ever! More information at: Location:
Shire of Attemark

[DRA] Northern Frankmark Fighter Practice

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Once again it's time for the Northern Frankmark Fighter Practice in the wonderful lands of Baerenau. This time the Shire of Baerenau invites all interested Fighters and Non-Fighters to the beautiful mountains of the Harz in the heart of Germany!!!

It will take place as a part of a mundane event called the parade of history (die Parade der Geschichte http://www.parade-der-geschichte.de see some pictures from last year). There we Location:
Shire of Baerenau (Rottleberode, Germany)

[DRA] Coronation and 15 Year Celebration

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The Kingdom of Drachenwald invites each and every one of you to Midsummer Coronation, which is also the celebration of Drachenwald being a kingdom for 15 years!!! Join us in the celebration when we bid farewell to King Sven and Queen Jovi and welcome their rightful heirs to the thrones of Drachenwald.

We can promise you many joyful moments (and, we hope, hours!) filled with heavy fighting, fencing, classes, Location:
Insulae Draconis (Hockley, Essex, United Kingdom)

[DRA] Midwinter Feast

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It is yet again the cold and dark time of the year when you wish to simply curl up on a couch with a cup of something hot. But low 'n behold, there is also a better way to enjoy wintertime. Let us invite you to the Canton of Unikankare to celebrate the traditional Midwinter Feast, to be held at Ahtela youth camping centre in Sauvo (street address Ahtelantie 21), near Turku, Finland.

The site opens on Friday at Location:
Canton of Unikankare (Sauvo, Finland)

[DRA] Thamesreach Winter Tournament

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A day of Tournament for all and sundry. We will have a Canterbury Tournement for Heavy Combat. After the Tournament there will be a potluck style dinner. Bring your preferred seasonal medieval dish.

Starting Time is 12 noon. RSVP at vitus@snafu.de.

Site Address:
7 The Fairway
West Molesey, Surrey
KT8 1PB
United Kingdom

Travel advice: Location:
Shire of Thamesreach (West Molesey, Surrey, England)

[DRA] 12th Night Coronation

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The Coronation of Drachenwald's 30th new King and Queen, Sir Sven and Lady Jovi, will be held in Nordmark!

The Shire of Gotvik bids the populace of Drachenwald a warm welcome to celebrate 12th Night Coronation!

The event will be held in Munktorp's communal house west of Västerås in Sweden.

For those who can and want to it is OK to come on thursday evening, we will hang out in Tallåsgården (the crash space a little bit away from the main site) and do last minute preparations and perhaps fight a little. No food arranged or anything but there is crash space there and we will go eat pizza etc., for more information email to Location:
Shire of Gotvik (Västerås, Sweden)

Pilgrimage discussion group created

Leonor from Drachenwald has created a new discussion list for those interested in talking about pilgrims and pilgrimages, with special focus on Santiago.

Drachenwald University Nov. 2007 Photos online

Vrank, Falko von der Weser and Racaire report at the Drachenwald Mailing List that they posted their pictures from the recent Kingdom University event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (16-18 November 2007).

Sir Cormac Lawless O´Toole new Prince of Nordmark

Her Highness Jovi Torstensdottir, Crown Princess of Drachenwald, reports that Sir Cormac Lawless O´Toole was the winner of the recent Coronet Tourney in the Principality of Nordmark (Sweden).

More Drachenwald Fall 2007 Crown Tourney photos online

Arianwen ferch Arthur has posted an album of photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium 2008: Call for Papers

Aryanhwy merch Catmael, Albion Herald of Drachenwald, has announced the call for papers for the 2008 Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium which will be hosted by the Shire of Thamesreach 5 - 7 September, 2008

Drachenwald just got bigger!

Racaire reports that on November 5, 2007 Countess Elsa and Count Padraig of the Kingdom of Drachenwald became the parents of a son.