Medieval military historian Kevin Reid sees the SCA as an "exercise in experimental archaeology," and happily participates as Sir Ragnarr in the Evansville, Indiana chapter. Mark Wilson of the Courier-Press spoke with Reid and others at the annual Medieval Fair demo. (photos)
Saionji Shonagon reports that Sir Mari Alexander was the victor of the May 26, 2012 Coronet Tournament in the Principality of Cynagua, Kingdom of the West. Sir Mari was inspired by Master Brocc of Alderden.
Edmund of Worcester and Thorp have produced an albums of photos from Spring 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The albums are available on Flickr and PhotoBucket. Dragos Pelicanos also adds video of the event.
On the Ealdormere Kingdom List, Moria and Baldric report that Duke Roak defeated Earl Sir Nigel in the final bout of the Kingdom's Spring 2012 Crown Tournament. The final four combatants were Roak, Nigel, Bjorn and Taron (Tannon the Barbarian).
Come and join Their Majesties in celebrating the selection of Their Right and Noble Heirs to the Western Crown. There will be A&S competitions as well as the Crown Tournament. Their Majesties have big plans for the Tournament.
Warmer weather is finally here and so is the time for tourneys!!!! Tourneys, do we ever have tourneys!!! Join us for our annual spring contest to choose a Captain for the Winter's Gate militia and a Rapier Commander for the Winter's Gate Cavaliers.
Bill Woodbury and Simon Rohrich, of the Tempe, Arizona area, are off to represent the United States in international competition. No, it's not the Olympics, but the Battle of Nations, the world championship of armored combat held in Poland. Mike Sakal of the East Valley Tribune has the story.
Students from Enterprise Middle School in West Richland, Washington got a special treat recently when members of the Barony of Wastekeep, Kingdom of An Tir visited their school to teach them about life in the Middle Ages. The NBC affiliate KNDO/KNDU has the story. (video)
Come and join in the pageantry for the celebration of Krae Glas becoming a Barony. This auspicious event will include the final of the Winter Rapier series, A Heavy Tournament, entertainment and delights to satisfy all your senses.