Armoured Combat

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

Battle of Poitiers

Every year, Castle Tintagel commemorates a single battle of the 100  Years War between England and France. This year our theme is the Battle of Poitiers, and we fight it at a beautiful event site near Lake ...Motosu (Motosuko).

[GLE] Regional Fighter Practice and A&S Day

Small Gray Bear will be hosting a Regional Fighter Practice, A&S day, and TOC qualifier tourney on Saturday, June 30, 2012.

Lunch will be a Pot Luck! bring some sides, something to grill, and drink! Grills, Water and Gatorade will be available.

Small Gray Bear A&S will also be held at the Park:

[LOC] Newcomers' Feast

Please join the good gentles of Bordescros in promoting the many and varied activities of the SCA to Newcomers in the Shire. Heavy tourney commences at 3pm followed by A&S activities, pot-luck feast and entertainments.

[WES] Oertha Summer Coronet & Investiture

Their Highnesses Taran and Heleyne, Prince and Princess of Oertha, welcome one and all to bear witness to Their Coronet Tournament and the selection of Their heirs by right of combat on July 21st and Their Investiture on July 22nd.

[ANS] Commander's Crucible

On June 15-17, 2012, the Stronghold of Hellsgate will be holding it's Premier Champion's event, Commander's Crucible. The site is Camp Mabry in Austin, TX.

[CAL] Raid or Trade 2012

Raid or Trade 2012 July 21, AS XLVII

[WES] Duchess War

Fighting, free food and PRIZES!! Come, enjoy the fresh air and good company. Bring table top games or projects to work on, sit-in on classes.

[WES] Knights Errant

I don't usually post the Knight Errant outings quite so far in advance, but I would like to really promote having MANY knights and their retinue ride to Allyshia and make the Baronies efforts to garner our attention a success.

[EAL] Mini-event/Mega Practice

Rising Waters extends an invitation to the Kingdom!! Save the date! June 10, 2012 - Mini-event/Mega Practice at Finally Oaks from 12:00 noon to 5:00PM

[OUT] Stag's Bloodbath

Heavy Fighters, this is your event. The only fighting event not shared with anyone else. So no whining about not being able to shoot archery or fence or take a class, you just get to suck it up and fight till you drop.

SCA as "exercise in experimental archaeology"

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)

Sir Mari Alexander victor of Cynagua Coronet

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.

AEthelmearc Spring 2012 Crown Tournament photos and video online

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.

Cateline la broderesse's photos from East Kingdom Crown

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has posted an album of photos from Crown Tournament which took place recently in Halifax, NS in the East Kingdom. The photos are available to view on PicasaWeb.

Duke Roak defeats Earl Sir Nigel in Ealdormere Crown Tourney

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).

Vik Vikingsson victor of An Tir Spring 2012 Crown Tournament

Julia Sempronia, Event Steward for May Crown XLVII, reports that Vik Vikingsson was the victor of the May 26, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of An Tir.

[LOC] Anealan Midwinter

Aneala presents Anealan Midwinter July 28, 2012 at the North Perth Town Hall.

[ANS] Ansteorra Crown Tourney

We invite you to come and join in the pageantry and splendor, that is Crown Tourney, July 13-15, 2012 at Will Rogers Boy Scout Camp, 362369 East Highway 64 ~ Cleveland, OK 74020.

Dag and AnnMarie new Heirs to Middle Kingdom throne

Duke Dag Thorgrimsson has won the Midrealm Crown Tournament, claiming the right to crown Duchess AnneMarie de Garmeaulx as Queen of Love and Beauty.

Vlad and Kalisa new Heirs in Atlantia

Lord Mungo Napier reports that Vladimir Ivanovich Aleksandrov was the victor of the May 5, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Atlantia. His Highnesswas inspired by Kalisa Aleksandrovna.

[WES] June Crown- The Crucible

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.

[GLE] Summer Muster

Okay folks, in just a few short weeks, Summer Muster will be here!  If you are looking for melees, we've got 'em! Training? Got it!  Fellowship? Got it!

[WES] Spring Captaincy

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.

Rey and Miriel new Heirs to Gleann Abhann Throne

Isa reports that Rey RiBeaumont was the victor of the May 20, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann. His Highness was inspired in his endeavor by Miriel du Bois.

Pictures from Fool's Folly at Coppertrees

Dragos Pelikanos reports that he has created an album of photos from Fool's Folly which took place recently in the kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available to view on Google.

SCAdians compete in the "Olympics for armored combat"

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.

Thomas and Elisenda new Heirs to Meridies Throne

William of Loddington reports that Thomas Blackmoore defeated Ragnarr Thorfinsonn in the final round of the May 5, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Meridies.

Edward Grey of Lochleven victor of East Kingdom Spring 2012 Crown

Freya reports that Count Edward Grey of Lochleven defeated Lord Marcus Blackheart in the final bout of the Spring 2012 Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of the East.

Learning about the Middle Ages in the Barony of Wastekeep

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)

Khalek Shuurag Od winner of AEthelmearc Spring 2012 Crown Tournament

Edward and Anastasie reports that Count  Khalek Shurrag Od was the victor of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. His Highness was inspired by Branwen ferch Gwythyr.