Combat wearing varying degrees of replica or reproduction armor simulating "heavy infantry" warfare or tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-26 11:58
It was a day when history came to life recently at Lompoc Valley Middle School when students were treated to a display of armored combat and other lessons from the Middle Ages courtesy of members of the local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 19:23
On the 25th of May, the famous Axe and Sword Inn will be open again!
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 19:15
Their Highnesses Kennric and Tama, Prince and Princess of Oertha, welcome one and all to bear witness to the selection of Their Heirs by right honorable combat at Their Coronet Tournament, July 20, 2013 and the Investiture of the victors on July 21st. Additional opportunities for fighting include a rapier tournament and rapier and armored Roses Tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 15:55
Spring has finally come to Frankmark! The sun is out, the birds are singing, the flowers are blooming. What better way to celebrate than with a picnic in the gardens of a medieval castle?
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-24 15:24
Avert your eyes! The Grail will make its annual appearance on Saturday, April 27, 2013! Please join us at Greenfields Country Day School as we watch unbelted fighters vie for the honor (some say punishment) of hosting this terrible relic within their home.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-04-15 09:22
John Edgerton reports that video from the Second Tourney of the Society for Creative Anachronism, which took place June 25, 1966 in the park above Berkeley, California, is now available to view on YouTube. Transferred from Super 8 film, the video has no audio.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-04-13 16:05
Hirsch reports that Heinrich von Schwartzberg defeated Lucius Casius Maris in the final round of Spring 2013 Coronet in the Principality of the Mists, Kingdom of the West. His Highness was inspired in his endeavor by his lady wife `Ijliyah bint Rashid.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-12 15:07
Dama Aurorain reports that Sir Robert le Raven Macleod was the victor of the April 6, 2013 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Artemisia. His Highness was inspired in his endeavor by Mistress Sajah al ish Shiraziyyah.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-12 15:03
Come join us in giving homage to the Patron St. of Cote Du Ciel, St. Pyre himself!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-12 14:51
All good gentles with a sense of humor and a sharp wit are invited to attend the Barony of Tarnmist's Fool's Tourney on Saturday, April 27, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-12 14:23
Greetings!!! Come join us for our annual Newcomers event at Memorial Park in Cupertino. In addition to our 1st year, 2nd year, and open tournaments, we will also have numerous classes as well as a Rapier tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-12 13:13
Their Highnesses Amos le Pious and Ysabella Cacemoine, along with Mistress Ceridwen ferch Owain, of the Kingdom of Atlantia, have announced the Ransom the Cure initiative, a series of single tournaments at events to raise money for cancer resaearch. Their Highnesses discuss the project in a YouTube video.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-04-12 11:56
We are the champions, my friend, but unfortunately the Barony of Dragonsspine must choose just one Warlord, one Ranger and one Defender. Come and see the spectacle of mighty warriors competing fiercely for the Prize; there can be only One . . . or come for the A&S classes where there can be as many as the pavilion will hold.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 18:44
Imagine yourself as part of a heavily armoured column of Roman soldiers marching slowly and rhythmically along a narrow forest road. Small clouds of dust are kicked up by your heels. The sun beats mercilessly down on you in-between the shadows, and the humming sound of cicadas rattles off of your helmet.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 18:32
The Heavy Weapons Champion will take the title of Dragon-slayer of Gorgonoth and receive a Viking bench made and donated by Lord Ranulfr Thorfinnsson.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 17:42
Join us for a weekend of family-friendly fun in support of Kids Living Brave, an Iowa non-profit dedicated to supporting children with cancer and their families. Many activities are planned, including A&S Competitions, Fighting, Equestrian, and Youth Activities with more to come. Donations to Kids Living Brave will be accepted on site.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 17:36
The Armored Combat Outing - Round 4 Hosted by the Barony of Nordskogen Saturday April 20, 2013
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 17:23
The Barony of Three Rivers invites you to attend Their Royal Majesties as They host Their tournament to determine the succession of the Crown! Crown Tournament will take place on May 3-5, 2013 at the Village of Puddleford, with the event itself occurring on Saturday, May 4, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 17:08
Join the Shire of Rivenvale for Spring Training at Christ Episcopal Church of Warren, Ohio
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 16:47
The Shire of Bryngolau would like to invite one and all to welcome spring by joining us for a Mayday Festival, to be held on May 4th, 2013. The celebration will feature fighting, games, frivolity, food, and laughs.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-11 16:11
Come one and all to look upon the prowess of the Kingdom of Meridies! The works of our finest artisans will be on display for your amazement and education. Likewise the martial skills of the Kingdom's mightiest warriors will be put to the test as they vie for the right to be the next Heir. A great celebration will accompany these events, including savory foods, beautiful pageantry, and joyous revelry late into the night.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-04-06 19:40
Cateline la broderesse reports that she has created an album of photos from Mudthaw 2013 which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on Google+.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-04-04 15:01
The Western Science Center in Hemet, California is teaming up with La Sierra University to present Weapons & War in the Iron Age which "examines the important period of the 2nd millenium BC in the ancient Near East." The exhibit will open May 19, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-04-03 19:50
Officials from English Heritage have cancelled the 2013 re-enactment of the Battle of Hastings set for the weekend of 12 and 13 October. The reason given was that the weather damage to the field from last year's torrential rains, and continuing bad weather have left the field in need of being re-seeded.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-03-30 19:41
WDAM TV videographer - and new SCA member - 123youknowme reports that he has uploaded a video from Gulf Wars XXII on his YouTube channel. The footage is unedited, but gives a good background on the event.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-29 19:02
Catherine Lorraine reports that Thorfin the Cruel was the victor of the March 23, 2013 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. His Highness was inspired in His endeavor by Etain du Pommier.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-29 18:13
To celebrate our fair Kingdom's birthday this year Ildhafn is holding may day celebrations.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-29 17:28
The coronation of their Royal Highnesses Morgan and Lusche will take place in Trewent on Saturday, April 13, 2013.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-29 17:11
Join us in the Barony of Jararvellir for the Crown Tournament of their Royal Majesties Morgan Olander and Lusche della Cassiago as well as celebrating the barony's 40th anniversary!
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-29 16:54
Their Highnesses, The Hammer-Handed Bjarnheðinn, and Dýrfinna both Fleet and Beautiful, invite all to bear witness at Their Coronet Tournament, to determine Their heirs.