Armoured Combat

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

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.

[LOC] Roses of May

Winter is coming, come and enjoy the last days of Autumn in a tournament of Roses in the Rose garden.

[LOC] 1st Krae Glas Baronial Anniversary

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. 

[CAL] Tournament of Horse and Falcon

The Barony of Forgotten Sea invites you to attend the Tournament of Horse and Falcon Friday, May 25 to Monday, May 28, 2012.

Midrealm Spring 2012 Crown Combatant List

Master Midair MacCormaic, Kingdom Seneschal for the Middle Kingdom, has announced the list of combatants and their consorts for the kingdom's upcoming Crown Tournament.

[MID] Mugmort Melees VII

The Shire of Mugmort Proudly Presents: Mugmort Melees VII: I Do Not Think it Means What You Think it Means Saturday, May 19, 2012

Balfar's Challenge 2012 photos online

Hugh Tauerner reports that he has created an album of photos from Balfar's Challenge which took place April 7, 2012 in the Kingdom of the East.

Glaslyn's Defender 2012 photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos from Glaslyn's Defender 2012 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.

USA Competing for first time in the Battle of the Nations

Armored combatants from 12 countries have travelled to Poland to take part in the Battle of Nations competition.

Bonfield Battle 2004 photos online

Eirik Andersen of the Kingdom of Ealdormere reports that he has posted historic photos from Bonfield Battle 2004. Annual event held at Finnvarr and Ragni's farm Ravenhill, in Bonfield, Ontario.

Dreamstone video online

William Colquitt reports that he has posted a video shot at the April 21, 2012 Dreamstone Tourney which took place in the Barony of Bryn Madoc, Kingdom of Meridies. The video is available on YouTube.

[ATE] Coronation & Champions

The day quickly approaches when we shall see our Beloved Majesties step down and celebrate the rising of a new reign. Join us May 5 & 6, 2012 for Coronation and Champions!

[ATL] Courtier's Challenge

The Barony of Marinus challenges the Populace of Atlantia to a contest of Wit, Skill, and Charm! Who among you can claim the title of the Perfect Courtier?