Armoured Combat

Combat wearing varying degrees of replica or reproduction armor simulating "heavy infantry" warfare or tournaments.

Known World Novice Tourney - Pennsic 41

Once again, I will be hosting the Known World Novice Tourney on behalf of my late husband Count Sarnac Ba'adur. It was his baby and he requested I ensure it happen every year.

[OUT] al-Barran Midwinter

Otto der Schwarzherz & Elisée de Calais, Baron and Baroness of al-Barran, invite all near and far to join them as they celebrate this joyous yuletide season at al-Barran's Midwinter & War Practice.

[LOC] November Crown

Unto the Populace does our fair Shire send greetings! Let it be known that our proud Shire welcomes you to visit us, and come enjoy the hospitality and beauty of our lovely Shire as we host November Crown AS XLVII

[ART] Coronation

Their Royal Highnesses Timmur and Saige invite One and All to attend an Extravagant Celebration Honoring the Best in Artemisia.

[OUT] The Dragons are away, the fighters will play

The Shire of Plattefordham invites one and all to join us in revel as we fight till we drop without concern of Dragon attacks this year!!! 

Battle in Billings

ZooMontana in Billings was the site of battle recently as members of the local SCA chapter demonstrated their rapier and armored combat skills at the Highland Games and the Renaissance Fair. Kenneth of KULR TV was on hand for the story. (video)

Preparing for War in Rising Waters

The SCA "provides a good sense of community" said Chiara Stella of the Barony of Rising Waters in Niagara Falls, Canada. She spoke with Pieter van Hiel of Niagara This Week at a recent gathering of SCA members in West Lincoln. (slideshow)

[AET] Summers End: Carnivale Italiano

Buon giorno i nostri buoni amici. The Canton of Beau Fleuve invites you to Summers End Carnivale Italiano. We will be blending Italian Carnival fun along with generally known carnival fun.

Jean Paul Claims Throne of Ansteorra

In the Barony of Northkeep, Comte Jean Paul de Sens won the right to stand as Prince of Ansteorra for the second time.  His Highness was inspired by Countess Gilyan Alionorra Clonmacnoise, OP.

Commander's Crucible photos online

Tomas Niallagain reports that he has created an album of photos from Commander's Crucible 2012, which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.

The Middle Ages are alive at Mizzou

Medieval met modern recently in Peace Park on the campus of the University of Missouri, Columbia as members of the local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism gathered for combat and crafting. (photos)

10 Man Unbelted Melee Tournament - Pennsic 2012

The Company of the Sergeants of Saint Aiden of the Kingdom of Atlantia proudly presents its version of the Ten Man Unbelted Melee Tournament for Pennsic 2012.

Northern Regional War Camp 2012 photos online

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has created an album of photos from Northern Regional War Camp, which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

Roger Stockton winner of West Kingdom Crown Tourney

Edith reports that Roger Stockton was the victor of the June 23, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. His Highness was inspired by Zanobia Fiorentini.

7th Annual Pennsic Warriors of History Tournament

The 7th Annual Pennsic Warriors of History Tournament will take place August 8, 2012 at Pennsic War XLI.

[WES] Baroness’ Champion

Who shall defend the honor of the Baroness Etain whilst His Excellency is on the crusades?  All fighters are invited to show their skill in the bear pit for a chance to win the honor of being the Baroness’ Champion for the upcoming year. 

[LOC] 4-man Team Melee

Abertridwr presents 4-man Team Melee July 15, 2012 at the Wandi Community Centre, De Hare Drive, Wandi WA

[GLE] Star Mangled Spanner

Come join the Shire of Hammerhold in the park for a one day event. There with several tournaments that will crown both our shire defender and warlord. The Defender tournament will be a TOC qualifier run double elimination, open weapons format list.

[EAL] Baronial Muster

This is event is a Baronial camping event which will try to continue the tradition of Baronial Muster and of Autocrat’s Day Off. The facility, Raven’s Knoll is a private campground of just over 100 acres between Golden Lake and Eganville on the Bonnechere River.

[ATL] Last Chance Authorization Day

Back by popular demand, Highland Foorde will be hosting a "Last Chance Authorization" day in Highland Foorde just before Pennsic, on July 22nd - A Sunday.

[OUT] Drygestan SCA Village & Fall Melee

The Shire of Drygestan welcomes Outlanders near and far and thanks the populace for their
help in past years.

[MER] Regional Fighter Practice

I would like to invite all my good friends out...

[OUT] Pageantry in the Hills

Their Excellencies of Fontaine dans Sable, Estevan and Emily, cordially invite one and all to join them for a day of heavy weapons fighting and fun on July 14, 2012.

SCA demo at Phoenix Comicon

Lord Alystyr (Yoshi), Kingdom Media Officer for the Kingdom of Atenveldt, reports on SCA participation at the recent ComicCon in Phoenix, Arizona.

Fighters prepare for West - An Tir War

On weekends, armored fighters from the An Tir have gathered to prepare for the annual West-An Tir War in Gold Beach, Oregon. Theresa Novak of the Corvallis Gazette-Times caught up with some of them recently in a local park.

Cateline la broderesse's photos from War of the Roses

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has posted an album of photos from War of the Roses which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

Pennsic Hastings Battle 2012

The year 1066 was a turning point in history, and for the last two years at the Pennsic Hastings Battle, the Saxons managed to turn the tides of history back upon themselves, defending the Saxon lands from the Norman invaders!

Oertha armored combat and rapier videos online

Merewyn of Ynys reports that she has posted video of bear pit and rapier tourneys from the recent Eskalyan Changeover in Anchorage, Alaska, Principality of Oertha, Kingdom of the West. The videos are available on YouTube.

Annual Tuchux Charity Tournament

Each year during war week, the Tuchux tribe gathers to sponsor a tournament to raise money for charity. This year the tournament is scheduled to take place on the Tuesday of war week immediately following the bridge battles.

[LOC] Eric & Enid Tourney

Come All true men of worth to this once in a decade tourney. The winner of the prize for the day will be the noble combatant who brings the fairest maid to the tourney and proves it by right of arms.