West Kingdom

[WES] Knights Errant

Knights Errant will be 9/4 at De Laveaga Park in Santa Cruz. We have reserved the Twisted Tree site and will Mark the roads as well as the site for ease of locating us. There are BBQ Pits on site and I will be providing BBQ meat and some Drinks. Please bring sides or food to share if you feel generous.

[WES] Chuseok Revel

Chuseok Revel
Saturday September 4, 2010
All Day
Location: Yongsan Garrison, Seoul, South Korea

[WES] St. Sebastian’s Archery Hunt

Come to Westermark and enjoy the noblest of pursuits, the hunt! Bring your stout arm and keen aim and take part in novelty shoots, walk in the forest and ‘hunt’ our quarry – 3d targets of deer, boar, bear and more. Sunshades are welcome.

[WES] Barony of Tarnmist Harvest Feast

The Barony of Tarnmist invites all good gentles and nobles to celebrate the beauty of the fall season at our annual Harvest Feast on October 23, 2010.

[WES] Rivenoak Championship Tourney

Baron Gregory has lamented upon the fact that the swords and bows of his warriors have been so active in lands beyond the sheltering boughs of our mighty riven oak but have been silent of late within its shade.

[WES] Winter's Gate Captaincy

Come join us in the Far North as we once again choose a mighty Captain for Winter's Gate's brave militia! Find out who will succeed our handsome and dashing Heart of Winter's Gate! Find out if the ladies will swoon with joy again!

[WES] Festival of the Nine Worthies

"Festival of the Nine Worthies" is being presented by Thistletorr Shire on Saturday, September 18, 2010. Site opens at 10:00 Am, Armor inspection begins at 10:00 AM, Fighting begins at 11:30 AM.

[WES] Oerthan Winter Coronet

The Shire of Earngyld is pleased to host the Oerthan Winter Coronet of A.S. XLV on January 15th and 16th, Gregorian 2011. The following should provide some basic information for initial planning. There will be further information posted as the details become available.

SCA brings 16th century to Southeast Alaska State Fair

The Shire of Earngyld provided a public SCA demonstration, including armoured combat, at the recent Southeast Alaska State Fair. Richard Radford, a reporter for the Capital City Weekly, interviewed participants at another demo preceding the fair.

Medieval Sock Wars at West/AnTir War a success

Dame Christian de Holacombe from the Shire of Windy Meads in the Kingdom of the West reports on Medieval Sock Wars at the recent West/An Tir War. (photos)

More photos from West/An Tir War

Morrighan has created an album of photos from the recent West/AnTir War which took place over the July 4th weekend in the Kingdom of AnTir. The photos are available on Flickr.

Magnus Sigmarsson new Prince of Oertha

Baron Stephen de la Bere and Baron Fathir von Trier report that Viscount Magnus Sigmarsson, fighting for the honor of Viscountess Esperanza Maria Ahaleena Diego, was the victor of the recent Summer 2010 Coronet in the Principality of Oertha, Kingdom of the West.

West/An Tir war photos posted online

 Miyake Nobuhiro has posted photos from the West / An Tir war on his flickr site.

[WES] Purgatorio: Coronation of Titus and Arianwen

Come one, come all and witness the Coronation of Titus and Arianwen!

[WES] Day in the Park

Day in the Park August 7th coming up fast.  If you are interested in teaching anything or putting on a demo please let me know.
We will be hosting the Knight's Errant.  Knight's Errant is a group of Knight traveling to the out lying areas to work with fighters that they would normally not see.

SCA wins fans in Thailand

Ii Toonishinokami Katsumori of the Palatine Barony of the Far West offers a report on a recent demo held in the Incipient Canton of Golden Playne, Thailand. (video)

Etain du Pommier elevated to Pelican at West/An Tir War

At Their recent Crown Tournament, Their Majesties Alfar Uthersson and Kaetiley placed Countess Etain du Pommier on vigil to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

[WES] Celtic Games and Festival

Fall is upon us and our flocks have once again faired well and fattened during the summer.  Our hardy sheep were strong enough to withstand Winter as his wrath rose against our hapless Barony; but a new threat has arisen.  Enemies are rumoured to be stirring in the North and once again it seems we must protect our flocks . . .

West Kingdom Tourney and A&S photos online

Miyake Nobuhiro reports that he has created several albums of photos from the recent June 2010 Crown Tournament and A&S Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. The photos are available on Flickr.

[WES] Mad Science Madness

It's westermark Madness!- it's time for fun!

Titus Scipio Germanicus new Crown Prince of the West

Megan reports that Titus Scipio Germanicus was the victor of the June 2010 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. His Highness was inspired by Arianwen ferch Morgan.

[WES] Vinhold Goes to WAR

At the 30th Anniversary celebration of the Barony of Vinhold at their All Hallow’s Feast, the war mongering Baron and Baroness of Westermark asserted their outlandish claim to our local castle castello di amorosa: There will be WAR on all fronts!  

Gianetta de Bene elevated to Laurel in the West

Mistress Rowan of Hakesleah reports that a vigil was held June 11, 2010 for Lady Gianetta de Bene to contemplate elevation to the Order of the Laurel.

Loclan Bjornson winner of Cynagua's Spring 2010 Coronet

Na'arah reports that Loclan Bjornson was the victor of the recent Coronet Tournament in the Principality of Cynagua (Kingdom of the West). Loclan fought for the honor of Vigdis Haakandottir.

Sven Gotfriedson to be elevated to Pelican in the West Kingdom

Mistress Alison Gray reports that her protege, Sven Gotfriedson, is to be elevated to the Order of the Pelican at the West Kingdom June Crown Tournament.

Mists-Cynagua War battle photos online

Serena reports that she has created a large album of photos from the recent Mists-Cynagua War which took place May 14-16, 2010 in the Kingdom of the West. The photos are available on Shutterfly.

[WES] Rapier Championship and Collegium

It is time once again for the Golden Rivers Rapier Championship and Collegium!

[WES] Day in the Park

The Shire of Bestwode will host Day in the Park June 27, 2010. We will be set up at the Cottonwood Grove near an intersection of park roads and the park is not large enough to get lost in. 

Mists Investiture photos online

Miyake Nobuhiro reports that he has created an album of photos from the Principality of the Mists Investiture which took place recently in the Kingdom of the West. The photos are available on Flickr.

[WES] Cynaguan Investiture and Feast

Cynaguan Summer Investiture is nearly here!  The event is July 10th in the beautiful Province of Silver Desert (Reno, NV).  Come and witness the final Court of Rolf and Aurora, Prince and Princess of Cynagua and the Investiture of Their Noble Heirs, Loclan and Vigdis.