Lochac

Kingdom of Lochac

Lochac Seneschal Drafts Response to Victorian Department of Justice

Master Delbert von Strassburg, Seneschal of the Kingdom of Lochac, is asking for discussion of a response to the Victorian Department of Justice in regard to weapons policy in Australia.

Lochac Announces College of Scribes Website

Giles, the Lochac Provost of Scribes, has announced a new website for the College of Scribes.

Lochac Chirurgeonate Website Updated

Liadan inghean Ghlasain, Stormhold Chirurgeon, and Web Mistress for the Lochac Chirurgeonate website, has announced a major update.

Playing the Prize in the Guild of Defense

Silfren the Singer and Don Tariq ibn Jelal, two Guildmasters of the Guild of Defense who played the first prizes in Lochac, offer some thoughts on the concept of "Playing the Prize."

Mordenvale Baronial Investiture Photos Online

Photos from Lochac's Mordenvale Baronial Investiture and Tocal Token Tourney are available online.

Lochac's Roweny Festival to Feature Laurel Prize Tourney

Mistress Acacia de Navarre, Laurel Principal of the Kingdom of Lochac, has announced that prize money will be offered in six categories at a Laurel Prize Tourney at next year's Roweny Festival.

Lochac Bards to be Sold to Highest Bidder

Canterbury Faire, which will be held February 4-9, 2004 in Southern Gaard, NZ, will feature a Bardic Auction where bardic talents will be sold to the highest bidder.

Laurels Prize Tourney Will Fund A&S Travel in Lochac

Mistress Bess Haddon and the Order of the Laurel in Lochac would like to announce a Laurels' Prize Tourney to help fund travel for A&S instructors.

Lochac Laurels Issue Statement on Laureling of Martial Activities

Members of the Order of the Laurel in the Kingdom of Lochac have issued a statement pertaining to the elevation of participants in the fields of combat archery, fencing and equestrian arts.

Sir Alaric of Bangor Wins Lochac Crown Tournament

Sir Alaric of Bangor and Nerissa de Saye are the new Prince and Princess of Lochac.

Ildhafn Bids Fond Farewell to Caid

Lochac list: In an open letter read at Court during Lochac's Crown Tourney May 10, 2003, members of the Incipient Barony of Ildhafn expressed their sentiments about joining the Kingdom of Lochac.

Lochac Rapier Website Updated

The Lochac Rapier Website is new and improved, with new links and an equipment construction page.

Rowany Festival Photos Online

Rauf Le Brewere of Stormhold has provided online photos from the recent Rowany Festival in Lochac.

New Zealand Groups to Join Lochac

In a vote by the Board of Directors on April 26, it was decided that SCA groups in New Zealand would become part of the Kingdom of Lochac.

A Short Report from the Rowany Festival in Lochac

Wind and dust could not deter the stagwart subjects of the Kingdom of Lochac from enjoying the annual Rowany Festival held mid-April 2003. This is a short report from Lord Miles de Colwell.

Choral Mass to be Performed at Lochac Festival

Rhiannon Ewias Ferch Ifor reports that the 3-part Mass (minus the Credo) by William Byrd will be performed at this year's Rowany Festival, April 20 (Easter) in Yass, NSW, Australia.

Lochac Gets in the (Side)Swing of Things

According to Richard Cullinan, Kingdom Rapier Marshal, Lochac will begin participation in the sidesword technique for rapier fighting beginning at Festival 2003.

Lochac Festival to Feature Banner and Flag Contest

A "Best Looking Banners and Flags Campsite Competition" will take place at the Rowany Festival in Lochac with the goal of improving the medieval look of the festival.

Proposed Lochac Guild of Defence Ordinances Available for Perusal

Richard Cullinan, Guildmaster of the Lochac Guild of Defence, has announced that the Proposed Charter and Ordinances for the Guild are available online.

Rowany Festival Challenge Answered

Their Majesties of Lochac have commanded Their subjects to raise a Companie of fighters for the upcoming Rowany Festival (April 18-21, 2003). Luan O'Cliaranach an Fael, Captain Company of the Wolf Rampant, has taken up the challenge and plans to run a Pas D'Armes for light fighters.

New Zealanders Repolled

At their latest meeting, the Board of Directors decided that SCA members in New Zealand would be repolled to determine if they will transfer their Kingdom of allegiance from Caid to Lochac.

Lochac to Have Costuming Discussion Group

Costumers in Lochac will now have a forum for discussion with the creation of the Lochac Costumers' Group.

Guild of St. Luke to Promote Painting in Lochac

Giles de Laval of Lochac has proposed the formation of a Painters' Guild to promote the study and practice of the medieval painter's art.

Fires in Lochac Show Courage and Bring Challenges

Kiriel du Papillon writes about the wildfire situation near Canberra and reports on SCA members affected.

Isobel Anne, Lochac's Newest Subject

On the Lochac List, it was reported that Their Majesties of Lochac have a new subject, Isobel Anne.

Sir Gregory Lockswan Reports on Lochac Fires

Master Denys the Decadent, reporting for Sir Gregory Lockswan, relays more news about the fires near Canberra, Australia.

Lochac Grows by One

Pedr Gurteen announced recently that Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Lochac have a new subject, Ceridwen Samantha.

Photos from Lochac's November Crown Tourney

Held in the Barony of Innilgard, the second Crown tourney of the 17th and newest Kingdom of the Known World was a marvelous affair. Here are some photos from the event, accompanied by a slightly expanded text description of the Tourney.

Lochac Ceremonies Online

The cemeronies for the Kingdom of Lochac are now available online.

Baron Stormhold Reports on Lochac Crown Tourney

Gwynfor Lwyd, Baron Stormhold, has written an elegant report on Lochac's Crown Tourney held in the Barony of Innilgard November 2.