Kingdom of Drachenwald
Submitted by Genevieve la fl... on Fri, 2007-03-23 09:20
Bridget Greywolf was recently elevated to a Companion of the Laurel by Their Royal Majesties of Drachenwald. Genevieve la flechiere offers a chronicle of the elevation ceremony.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-21 12:41
The shire of Mynydd Gwyn does announce the very great festival of Raglan Fair. The Castle's Stewards CADW (The Welsh National Heritage Trust) were so pleased with our presence last year, that they have given us permission to use all parts of the castle in all manner of Noble emprises of Arms Bridges, Gateways, Courtyards, Towers, Small Chambers, Large Chambers, Doorways, and Donjons all will be the scenes of our affairs. Ambuscades, Escalades, assaults, defences, pas de armes, prize playings, Behourds, tourneys, Challenges, Hastilitudes and Grand Melees shall all be held, Both in Harness in combat a plaisance, and without as in Defencing, both inspired by the honour of our ladies and consorts and our companions in arms on the field. Come one and all to the greatest fighting venue in the Known World. And of course there shall be a grand Location:
Shire of Mynydd Gwyn (Raglan, Wales)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-03-21 10:22
The Shire of Juneborg invites the populace of Drachenwald to participate in and witness the Spring Crown Tournament to select heirs to the throne
The site opens 13th of April at 16.00 closes on 15th of April at 12.00 on Sunday. Activities for the weekend besides the crown tournament include heavy fighting, archery, the Dragons Den, Kingdom A&S competition and more.
Submitted by Racaire on Mon, 2007-03-19 16:30
Margaret de May has posted photos from the recent Edinburgh Dance Moot 2007 and Dance Practice in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Racaire on Thu, 2007-03-15 06:13
Margaret de May has posted photos from the recent Edinburgh Dance Moot 2007 - Evening Ball in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Racaire on Wed, 2007-03-14 07:04
Margaret de May has posted photos from the recent Edinburgh Dance Moot 2007 - Games and Spectators in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Racaire on Mon, 2007-03-12 13:04
The hunting horn sounds again, deer are getting ready to flee, hunters' calls can be heard from all sides. It is Hunting Season again!
For the 8th year the shire of Ad Flumen Caerulum opens the hunting season and once more invites all archers to celebrate the beginning of the hunt from Friday to Sunday, 13th to 15th of July, 2007.
More information at the
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-03-12 09:10
To Choose, by right of Arms, our new Viceregal couple; join us in our neighbouring Shire of West Dragoningshire.
Site: Butchers Coppice Scout Camp and Community Outdoor Centre, Holloway Avenue, Bear Cross, Bournemouth BH11 9JW
The site has 30 beds with real mattresses and 30 camp mattresses for crash space (first come, first served). Showers are available on site. There is a small (10 metre ) archery range available if we can provide a GNAS certificated Marshal.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 14:09
Greetings one and all from the fair shire of Turmstadt. There has been much turmoil and questioning and we now have answers. The answer is, YES! There will be a St. Mathieu's Day Tourney this year and as follows is all the information at this point. The date is set for March 23 - 25.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-02 12:06
It is 1596, and the peasants are sharpening their pitchforks and reaching for their cudgels. For too long have the nobility and military oppressed the downtrodden honest farmers, until their patience has worn thin. It is now time to march for war!
Cudgel War is here for the fifth time! This time bigger and better than
ever before. Come and experience the bright Aarnimets summer at its
best. We have three days of brutal battles based on the historical
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-02-22 15:52
Get ready for five days of unrated Rapiers Gone Wild tm. Once again the Central regions Rapier bash is back and this time we Plan to daze and confuse you with never before seen Scenarios, unheard of Classes and daring Instructions. We will teach you how to go home as the Fop of the Block and the Skills to keep the title. This shall be one event where fencing has priority.
We don't mind if you bring your Heavy stuff, too, your A&S projects and
Submitted by Katheryn on Wed, 2007-02-21 06:46
Gentles of the known world, you are once more invited to the fair shire of Attemark to join another Double Wars, one that will be marked in the history of our Kingdom - Double Wars XX. This year's highlights will be many, and we will all do our best to bring the Dream to life. We will spend time having classes in the form of a mini University. We will have fighting classes, tourneys of classic and yet a set of more period fighting forms with Pas D´Armes and two grand battles; Magna Carta war and the Knäckebröd war. Archery, fencing and dancing will as always be a part of the event. Location:
Shire of Attemark (Sweden)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-02-20 07:33
Genevieve la flechiere of Thamesreach in the Kingdom of Drachenwald reports that a group of heavy fighters in the Principality of Nordmark (Sweden) offer instruction in fighting skills to help fighters throughout the large Kingdom.
Submitted by Genevieve la fl... on Mon, 2007-02-19 11:19
Genevieve la flechiere of the Kingdom of Drachenwald reports on a visit to Barley Hall, a 15th century merchant's house, in York, England.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-02-15 20:24
Join us for our Ancient and Honourable Midsummer Tourney, Come and take your ease, Fight if you so please, eat drink and be merry in such way as is pleasant to you.
Friday June 29- Sunday July 1
We Return to the parish of Holmbury St Mary, in Surrey
Site: Holmbury St Mary WI Hall, in Surrey
It's a splendid little village hall, with a fine Pub just up the
road, and nice woodland adjacent.
Submitted by Katheryn on Mon, 2007-02-12 07:17
Friday, 2 February, Baron Pehr and Baroness Mór of Aarnimetsä, charged to do so by König Maximillan and Königin Margerite, sent Lord Siegfried Hrodulf on his vigil at the Midwinter Feast in the Canton of Unikankare.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-01-25 19:40
The Shires of Brenau and Aventiure invite the populace of Drachenwald to join us in the north of Frankmark to celebrate this year's Summer Coronation! Enjoy a weekend with traditional ceremonies, tournaments, archery and A&S classes at the stepping down of King Maximilian and Queen Margerite and the elevation of their heirs!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-17 14:41
Pack your instruments and dancing shoes and come to the third dance and music weekend offered by the Shire of Meadowmarsh. This event is especially for all those who enjoy dancing and learning new dances. Often there is not enough dancing at events, so we have created a weekend only for music and dance. We have hired the best dance teachers and musicians, so don't miss your chance to dance until your feet get blisters. Location:
Shire of Meadowmarsh (Duedelsheum, Germany)
Submitted by Racaire on Wed, 2007-01-17 10:08
Lady Emma Dandelion has posted photos from the recent Twelfth Night Coronation event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (5th - 7th January).
Submitted by Racaire on Tue, 2007-01-16 10:22
Baroness Estrid has posted photos from the recent Twelfth Night Coronation event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (5th - 7th January).
Submitted by Racaire on Mon, 2007-01-15 07:21
Lady Anna von Silvenhain has posted photos from the recent Twelfth Night Coronation event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (5th - 7th January).
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-01-07 08:07
Lord Yehoshua ben Hayyim haLevi, founding seneschal of the Shire of Ma'ale Giborim in Israel, reports that the shire just held an event to honor Shushan Channuka, or 8th Night.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-01-04 13:43
Be it known that on the Tenth day of February, that being a Saturday, their most Noble Majesties, Maximilian and Margerite, will invest a new representative to govern their Barony of Knights Crossing. Come one, come all to bear witness and celebrate with feasting and dancing!
Site: The residence of Gerhardt and Judith, Zum Steckengarten 21, 63322 Roedermark Germany (near Frankfurt am Main)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-12-16 11:06
Racaire reports that Ulrich Oswald Ragnulf was born December 1, 2006 in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-12-09 14:17
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Hear Ye! May these words be carried across all the lands of Insulae Draconis and Drachenwald. With humility the shire of Glen Rathlin calls all in Insulae Draconis to compete in tourneys of heavy weapons, rapier, archery and arts and sciences, so that the best of us can be selected as the Protectors of Insulae Draconis for the coming year.
Protectors of Insulae Draconis III
Submitted by Genevieve la fl... on Thu, 2006-11-23 19:15
September 9, 2006, at Raglan Castle in Wales, TRM Moira and Michael of Drachenwald elevated Jarl Peregrine Mackay to the Order of Chivalry. He was knighted on the field, following a series of fighting scenarios in and through Raglan Castle.
Submitted by Racaire on Sat, 2006-11-18 13:12
More photos of the event 'Crown Tournament', held October 13-15, are online now. The event took place at Schloss Limberg, a late renaissance castle about 40 minutes drive south of Graz and was hosted by the Shire Ad Flumen Caerulum.
Submitted by Racaire on Fri, 2006-11-17 12:16
Freiherr Agilmar von Sevelingen and Herrin Anna von Silvenhain have started a small, non-official wiki - a "Yellow pages" directory for Drachenwalders.
Submitted by Racaire on Thu, 2006-11-16 15:48
Lady Bridget Greywolf announced on the Drachenwald mailing list that she has started a blog for the scribes of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Katheryn on Tue, 2006-11-14 15:57
At Kingdom University in Drachenwald this last weekend, Lady Stella Seraphina von Leuchtenberg was elevated to the Order of the Laurel (for her cooking arts) and Lord George Fitzhume was elevated to the Order of the Pelican by King Michael and Queen Moira.