Outlands

Kingdom of Outlands

The tale of an Outlandish dragon

Tiarna Seoan mac Ruaidhri Ui Ceallachan, Baronial Chirurgeon, Barony of al-Barran, reports on the rescue of a wounded dragon by the Royals, members of the populace and the good Chirurgeons of the Kingdom of the Outlands.

2007 Outlands Fall Crown Tournament

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2007 Outlands Fall Crown Tournament, September 7-9, 2007

Holly Cross Abbey
2951 E. Hwy 50
Canon City, CO 81212

Site Opens at 5pm on Friday 7 September

Sponsoring Group – The Barony of Dragonsspine

Autocrat: Cassandra Dubhlachen, mka. Cassandra Porter

Fees:
Camping for entire weekend $15 per person
Bed in Unheated Room* for entire weekend $25 Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Canon City, Colorado)

Talons of Fury

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This weekend will be a fun-filled event with a three-person team competition. Each team will be a random draw and consist of an archer, a heavy fighter, and a fencer.

Location:
28011 WCR 56
Kersey, CO 80644 (THIS IS A CHANGE FROM LAST YEAR)

Fees: Whole weekend: $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for children (15 and under), Kids 5 and under are free. Day-Trippers $10.00 per day. The Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Kersey, Colorado)

Outlands Kingdom A&S photos

Kieran Blake, Webminister for the Kingdom of the Outlands, has posted photos taken by Mistress Margeurite of the recent Kingdom A&S Championships.

Caerthan 12th Night

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15th Century France - a time of many changes for France and despite wars and plague, there is happiness! The latter part of the 15th century The Lady and the Unicorn tapestries were commissioned by the La Viste family. They depict the 5 senses and Love.

This years 12th Night will embody elements that will tintalate your 5 senses and let's not forget LOVE. Come and be prepared to See, Hear, Smell, Touch and (let's not forget the feast), Taste. Of course "A mon seul desir" (meaning: "to my only desire"), will play an important part. Mistress Mirianna and Mistress Gabrielle are working on creating the six tapestries, which will hang in the hall. There will still be room for your banners, so please bring them to hang in the hall alonside the tapestries. Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Aurora, Colorado)

Unser Hafen Champions

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Come join the Barony of Unser Hafen in finding the new champions who will take up the challenge of representing their arts in the year to come.

Main Event:
Saturday June 2nd, 1:00pm to 10:00 pm
City Park - Shelter #7, Fort Collins, CO

Equestrian Competition: Saturday June 2nd, 9:00 to Noon
Silver Cloud Arabians, 40702 N. Weld County Road 15, Fort Collins, CO

Archery Warden Competition: Sunday May 27th, 11:00am to 1:00pm Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Pictures from Outlands grand Outlandish Tournament May 2007

Mistress Ari Usni of Atenveldt shares photos from the recent Grand Outlandish Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Plato's Birthday Celebration and Champions Tournamen

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Join Their Excellencies of Citadel and the Medici family at their summer estate and winery, La Vina, in the sunny southern Outland's countryside as they celebrate Plato's Birthday and have their annual Baronial A&S Competition and Collegium.

The fabulously beautiful site has a stage, two acres with grass, and trees with a gorgeous view of the Mesilla Valley and the Franklin mountains on the historic Don Juan Onate Trail. Let the acres of grape vines and fresh air take you to the countryside of Florence where we will choose our Baronial A&S Champion, Visiting A&S Champion, and Science Champion so everyone is welcome to enter. The competition will occur in the morning and the collegium with symposiums will be in the afternoon with scientific oddities and surprise entertainments in the evening. There will be rapier, heavy, and heraldic fighting so bring your armor and weapons, too. Enjoy the traditional Italian pastoral luncheon by Mistress Bahiyyah and an Italian feast by Mistress Leah during the evening of Bacchanalian festivities. Location:
Citadel of the Southern Pass (La Union, New Mexico)

Baron's War

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The Barony of Dragonsspine presents Baron's War, July 16-29, 2007 at the Lost Burro Camp Ground in Florissant, Colorado.

Location:
Lost Burro Camp Ground
Florissant, CO
http://www.lostburro.com

Autocrat:
Lady Kiara Loftus (Therese Hofheins)
therese5142004@yahoo.com

Co-autocrat: Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Florissant, Colorado)

St. Sebastian's Archery

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Reports of an abundance of game feeding off the fertile fields and pastures of our kingdom will have our band of intrepid archers returning to the same area we hunted last year.

August 10-12, 2007

The shoot-master is contemplating new and entertaining shoots, and of course we will be having the Traditional St Sabs Flaming Arrow Night Shoot. Shooting will begin Saturday morning at 10:00 am. There will be Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Denver Colorado)

Barony of Unser Hafen Champions

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Barony of Unser Hafen Champions - Equestrian Competition. Equestrians from all Kingdoms welcome.

Saturday, June 2, 2007
9 AM – Noon
Location: Silver Cloud Arabians
40720 N WCR 15
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Directions at http://www.silvercloudarabians.com/

Tournament begins at 10:00 a.m.
Horses to arrive at 9:00 a.m. Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Dragonsspine’s Champions

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Dragonsspine’s Champions is fast approaching. Are you ready to compete (or bet on the competitors)? Are you ready to celebrate the 21st birthday of the Outlands (an auspicious age indeed)? Come join us for a weekend of fun and good times as Dragonsspine seeks it’s Champions for the coming year!

The festivities open Friday with general mayhem amongst the Rapier fighters and betwixt the Heavies for fun (and to perhaps size up the Location:
Braony of Dragonsspine (Colorado Springs, CO)

May Day Melees

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The Shire of Drygestan is pleased to host May Day Melees, occurring on May 5, 2007, from 10AM to 4PM.

This year's May Day Melées will be held on Saturday, May 5th, in one of the Rancho Viejo Subdivision's parks, on the corner of Richards Avenue and El Cuero Way. This is the same location as last year's. We have the site from 10AM to 4PM and are planning much fighting and fun for all. There will be a Location:
Shire of Drygestan (Santa Fe, New Mexico)

Martial Collegium

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Hear Ye, Hear Ye all Gentles, Lords and Ladies of the Southern Outlands. Just when it was thought that the Shire of Nahrun Kabirun was asleep it springs back, in the Spring no less, like the Phoenix, to host a grand fighter practice in the form of a Martial Collegium!

The practice will transpire on the 29th of April (a Sunday) from 10 AM to 5 PM (or later as desired) at Veteran's Memorial Park on Location:
Shire of Nahrun Kabirun (Las Cruces, New Mexico)

New Outlands Chirurgeons' Guild web site online

The Outlands Chirurgeons' Guild is proud to announce that its new Website is now online.

Grand Outlandish Tournament XXXIV

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Greetings and Welcome to Grand Outlandish Tournament XXXIV! Novograd in the 12th Century hosted by the Barony of al-Barran

Site Opens:
Merchants Only: Wednesday, May 23, 2007 8am
Pre-Registrered Only: Wednesday, May 23, 2007 Noon
General Admission: Thursday, May 24, 2007 8am

Site Closes:
All: Monday, May 28, 2007 Noon

Directions
From Albuquerque,
Take I-40 East to Exit 187 (Edgewood), Location:
Barony of al-Barran

Jester's Folly

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Come join us for a weekend of games with bow and arrow (with rapier and heavy thrown in just for fun). Attendees will be encouraged to try archery. Loaner gear and instruction will be plentiful. The heavies will enjoy a woods battle (if the creek aka Platte River don't rise). Rapiers will have a snowball tournament. After dark we will be hosting the same night shoot and flaming arrows made famous at St. Sebastian's. The monkeys versus flamingos challenge will take place during this event. Location:
Caer Galen (Kersey, Colorado)

Dinner And A Tourney IV

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Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! Come one, come all! Great and mighty populace of Caerthe, GREETINGS! I am proud to announce the continuation of our newest merriment, Dinner And A Tourney, on Friday April 20th, 2007 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds! As usual, doors open at 6pm until 9pm.

This month we will be holding a Combat Archery Target Shoot, open to the populace, and a "Quick And The Dead" combat archery contest for Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Golden, Colorado)

Mountain Mayhem III

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Oyez, Oyez, You are cordially invited to a VERY informal event, Mountain Mayhem! There will be Fun, Mayhem, and Madness for all who attend. Yes, we will have fighting for both heavy and light! Yes, we will have an A&S showing and competition by populace choice! Yes, the kids will have lots to do! NEW this year, we will be having a BOX LUNCH auction. DO bring your cash, as this is a fund raising event for Caerthe's Incipient Canton of Readstan. Location:
Incipient Canton of Readstan (Littleton, Colorado)

Feast of Fools

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Friends and Fools of the Outlands! The Barony of Dragonsspine invites one and all to join us for a day of revelry in celebration of our annual Feast of Fools.

The theme of this year's festivities is Camelot. Whether it be Monty Python or the musical by Frederick Loewe that grabs your interest, come dressed for play in your Camelot best.

Come, bring your personal and/or family arms to decorate our Hall's Location:
Barony of Dragonsspine (Woodland Park, Colorado)

Caer Galen Cavalier Challenge

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My Lords and Ladies, pray attend. The Barony of Caer Galen would like to invite all equestrian minded gentles to come and show off your skill with lance and sword, and watch the pageantry.

Majestic war horses from across the kingdom are called forth to gather and compete in regal style. Come watch the grace and grandeur of the cavalry. There will be equestrian and rapier challenges to delight. Location:
Barony of Caer Galen (Berthoud, Colorado)

Viking Vinter Vunderland Views

Lord Lochlan Mac Hay, Hospitaller for the Barony of Caerthe in the Outlands, has posted photos from the recent Viking Vinter Vunderland event.

Hands-on history

Members of the Barony of Dragonsspine were the subject of a recent article by Jennifer Wilson for the Colorado Springs Gazette. She writes, "The sound of swords crashing against heavy shields and the clatter of dueling rapiers echoed over the battlefield the night of March 8."

A Sworded Affaire

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Sworded Affaire has fallen into the hands of the 7 Heavenly Virtues and the 7 Deadly Sins. This day will offer a few A & S classes for those who wish not to fight, Classes such as “Navigation by the Stars”,and “How would you really die?”.

Three tournaments and possibly a melee or two held by Don Govanen Blackwell for those who are all about the fighting, Tournaments such as “Epee only”, “Schlager only”, and a “Burning Deck Tourney” Location:
Barony of al-Barran (Moriarty, New Mexico)

Outlands Crown Tourney photos online

Ryan, Webminister for the Barony of al-Barran in the Kingdom of the Outlands has announced that Ailish has posted her photos from the recent Crown Tournament.

Tyreden Mumby born in the Outlands

Lady Giovanna and Lord Hammar of the Kingdom of the Outlands proudly announce the birth of their son, Tyreden Mumby, March 7, 2007.

Sir Mordygan victorious in Outlands Crown Tourney

Sir Mordygan MacGregor, fighting for the honor of Duchess Madigan of Kandahar, both of Barony of al-Barran, was victorious in the March 10, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Combatants for Outlands Crown Tourney

Balthazar Tegero has posted the list of combatants for the upcoming Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Bunnies in the Wind

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The snow is melting. Birds are singing. Flowers are blooming. Bunnies are…well… Please consider joining the Shire of Windkeep in a celebration of spring, and Bunny Stuff. Throughout the day games involving the rascally rabbit shall occur. Prizes are on tap for the best use of bunny in garb, table setting, song, and dance. A bunny food sideboard will be available throughout the afternoon for those thoughtful grazers. See Bunny Henge, Little Bunny Foo Foo, and all manner of bunny displays. THL Noemi promises a repast fit for even the most discerning rabbit. If the Crown attends and so wishes, Court will be held. Location:
Shire of Windkeep (Cheyenne, Wyoming)

Four from Outlands offered peerages at Estrella XXIII

Charles, the Blue Iris Herald-in-Ordinary for the Kingdom of the Outlands, reports that several citizens were elevated to peerages at the recent Estrella War.