Armoured Combat

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

Full Contact Combat and Battle of the Nations - Poland 2012

Kit Houston, who is involved in the Full Contact Combat movement in Australia, offers information on the sport, and hopes to contact others in the country who might be interested.

Count Gemini's shield class on YouTube

Kaydian reports that a video of a class taught by Count Gemini Asonte of Antir, on the use of shields in combat, has been posted to YouTube. The 90 minute class has been broken down into ten segments.

[MID] Grand Tournament

To all Kings, Princes, knights and gentles of cote armor, greetings. Know that upon the 3rd day of December in the two thousand and eleventh year of our Lord, by leave of His most noble majesty Eikbrandr, a Grande Tournament will be held in the Barony of Cynnabar.

[DRA] Polderslot Winterfeast 2012

There wil be a Winterfeast in the shire of Polderslot! Please come join us for lots of fun and games, dancing, singing, fighting and more. There will also be plenty to do for children.

[OUT] War Practice

On Sunday December 4 Unser Hafen will be hosting a War Practice in Fort Collins, CO from 10am-2pm. This is the day after Windkeep's Hunter's Feast event. We hope to see many fighters for a good day of melees.

Photos from 100 Minutes War

Cateline la broderesse reports that she has posted an album of photos from 100 Minutes War which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

SCA adds spectacle to University of Wisconsin campus

The Wisconsin State Journal follows the Barony of  Jararvellir to their fighter practice at the UW-Madison Stock Pavilion. Here students and non-students gather to fight, fence, work on armor, and show off.

Murder at the Feast of St. Hedwig photos online

Vilhelm Lich reports that he has created several albums of photos from Murder at the Feast of St. Hedwig which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir. The photos are available on Flickr.

[WES] St. Stephan's Day

The Shire of Pavlok Gorod is pleased to welcome you to our annual St. Stephan's day event.

[DRA] Midwinter Feast

The Canton of Unikankare invites all to celebrate the traditional Midwinter Feast with us. This year the End is near! The possible end of the never ending tournament Nordic 1000 may come as soon as Midwinter Feast.

[ART] Cote du Ciel Shire Birthday

Our next Birthday Celebration will be Saturday, December 3, 2011.

[DRA] Insulae Draconis Coronet Tournament

The Shire of Harplestane is delighted to invite one and all to Insulae Draconis’ Fifth Coronet Tournament.

[DRA] Northern Frankmark Fighters Practice XVII

Northern Frankmark Fighters Practice XVII in the Shire of Aventiure, Canton in the Barony of Knight´s Crossing

[CAI] Medieval Marketplace

Yuletide gifts abound! Come find the perfect gift for that special Lord or Lady! Once again Heatherwyne's Annual Medieval Marketplace will showcase Caid's finest Merchants with a day-long event featuring Arts, Demos, Crafting, String Thing (Fiber Playday), Fighting and socializing.

ShadowCon XVI

Winter is coming!! Who wants to fight in the cold? What if you could play in the warmth for a whole weekend? And besides, what is there to do right after New Year's?

[OUT] Santa Lucia

When the nights are long and dark, the Barony of al-Barran invites you to join us in our celebration of the Festival of Lights to brighten your spirits and get you ready for the holiday season.

Legacy of Lions photos online

Lady Sara de la Val reports that she has created an album of photos from Legacy of Lions which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.

Gatalop photos online

Danielle and Aranwen of Willow Ford report that they have created an album of photos from Gatalop which took place recently in the Kingdom of Meridies. The photos are available on SmugMug and Facebook (public).

[MID] On the Road with Saint Nicholas

The Marche of Gwyntarian presents: On the Road with Saint Nicholas

Video features Canton of Montagne du Roi

A two-minute video, produced by Elizeth Labega, chronicles armoured and rapier combat as well as a lady being fitted for garb by a merchant.

Gunnar and Bryndis new Prince and Princess of Trimaris

Bran Buchanan reports that Gunnar and Bryndis are the new Prince and Princess of the Kingdom of Trimaris.

Uther von Ziemer winner of Gleann Abhann Fall 2011 Crown Tournament

Gwynneth wraig Rhys, of the Barony of Three Rivers in Calontir, reports that Sir Uther von Ziemer was the victor of the November 12, 2011 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.

AEthelmearc's Agincourt photos online

Augusto G. reports that he has created an album of photos from Agincourt 2011 which took place recently in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available on PhotoBucket.

Photos from Great Western War

Fausta reports that she has posted several albums of photos from Great Western War 2011. The photos are available on the Facebook public site.

Photos from Northshield Fall 2011 Crown Tournament

Northshield Kingdom Chronicler, Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, reports that she has created an album of photos from the Fall 2011 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Northshield. The photos are available on the Northshield Gallery.

Duke Siridean winner of Spring 2011 Crown Tournament in Lochac

Caitalin reports that Duke Siridean was the victor in the November 4, 2011 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac. His Highness was inspired by Princess Margie.

War of the Wings photos online

Rohesia reports that she has created an album of photos from War of the Wings which took place recently in the Kingdom of Atlantia. The photos are available on PicasaWeb.

News views combat in AEthelmearc

Seneschal Brian Newman, Marcus Stendahl and Dorinda Courtine-White, of the Shire of Heronter in Western New York, introduce viewers of Time Warner Cable News 8 to the SCA in a three-part video magazine entitled VIP Chautauqua.

SCA armor standards change as of November 5

The Society Earl Marshal has announced revisions to the equipment standards for armoured combat in the SCA, effective November 5.

[ART] Baronial Birthday

Here Ye Here Ye, Come one and all and celebrate with us the Birthday of the Barony of One Thousand Eyes on November 19, 2011.