Armoured Combat

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

Talons of Fury

This weekend will be a fun-filled event with a three-person team competition. Each team will be a random draw and consist of an archer, a heavy fighter, and a fencer.

28011 WCR 56

Fees: Whole weekend: $15.00 for adults, $10.00 for children (15 and under), Kids 5 and under are free. Day-Trippers $10.00 per day. The Location:
Barony of Caerthe (Kersey, Colorado)

Shire of Amlesmore battles, teaches in Calontir

Members of Calontir's Shire of Amlesmore meet on Sunday afternoons at Tribble Park in Hallsville, Missouri to hold fighter practice, demonstrate their skills and talk to the public. Reporter Aaron Rosenblatt of The Missourian has the story. (Photos)

Viscount Dregel Alewolf winner of Cynaguan Coronet

Meistara Vigdis reports that Viscount Dregel Alewolf, fighting for his lady, Viscountess Bronwen Lorelle, was the victor of the recent Coronet in the Kingdom of the West.

Warrior's Gate Picnic

We would like to invite all of you to the celebration of birthdays this Saturday, June 9th. On this joyous occasion we would also like to take the time to celebrate the time Lord Cynan has spent in the Stronghold.

Okay, here's the details...
When: 9 Jun, 1100
Where: 705 "area" pavilions (if not at th one we did Benika's BDay at, then the one right around the corner. They are in sight of each Location:
Stronghold of Warriors Gate (San Air Force Base, South Korea)

Unser Hafen Champions

Come join the Barony of Unser Hafen in finding the new champions who will take up the challenge of representing their arts in the year to come.

Main Event:
Saturday June 2nd, 1:00pm to 10:00 pm
City Park - Shelter #7, Fort Collins, CO

Equestrian Competition: Saturday June 2nd, 9:00 to Noon
Silver Cloud Arabians, 40702 N. Weld County Road 15, Fort Collins, CO

Archery Warden Competition: Sunday May 27th, 11:00am to 1:00pm Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Fort Collins, Colorado)

Atlantia Northern Regional War Practice

Join the Northern Region for a day of grand melee combat right after Challenge of the Heart.

Inspections start at 10am.

Immediately afterwards (or by 11:00am at the latest) the fun will begin. We will start the day with three sets of three field battles. Between the sets there will be brief breaks (under 5 minutes) for water and strategic discussion on what worked and what the teams need to do to Location:
Barony of Dun Carraig (Huntingtown, Maryland)

Combative Arts Training Day

Chateau de Camville, residing in the lovely lands of the Shire of Mountain's Gate, is hosting an "armored combat training day" on Saturday June 9, 2007.The day will consist of structured combative arts training with slow-work, drills and sparring There will be classes in the first part of the day and armored drills/focused sparring in the latter part of the day. Please try to attend the classes as they will be reviewed in the sparing section of the day. PLEASE BE ON TIME! No need to RSVP just show up by 11:00AM prepared to train hard.We hope to provide an opportunity for folks to "tune up" before the major tourneys and provide a chance for new fighters to jump in. Location:
Chateau de Camville (Cool, California)

Castle Fever XVIII

Castle Fever XVIII It is all fun and games until someone loses an ....

Friday June 15 to Sunday June 17, 2007
Site opens 6PM Friday and closes Noon Sunday

Oronoco Park
310 3rd Ave NW
Oronoco, MN 55960

The Archer / Heavy Warlord is back with a twist!! On this day the Warlord is only the beginning! The competing sides will be chosen via the Warlord Tourney; then the fun will begin. War points will be Location:
Shire of Silfren Mere (Oronoco, Minnesota)

Oertha's Spring Offensive photos online

Combatchris has posted an album of photos from the West Kingdom's Spring Offensive event which took place in the Barony of Selviergard (Alaska).

Pictures from Outlands grand Outlandish Tournament May 2007

Mistress Ari Usni of Atenveldt shares photos from the recent Grand Outlandish Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.

Happy Anniversary, Sir Trude Lacklandia - First Lady Knighted 30 Years Ago

This year marks the 30th anniversary of a milestone in the SCA. On March 13, 1977, Trude Lacklandia became the first female Knight of the Society. She was knighted, along with Randall von Nordlichwald, Henrich der Jaeger and Helm Egilsson of Birka, by TRM Deaton II & Care-Cheri II of Atenveldt.

Barony of the Far West Coronet photos

Her Excellency Katherine, Baroness of the Palatine Barony of the Far West (Korea), has posted an album of photos from the recent Baronial Coronet on Flickr.

Medieval Reenactors: Livonia vs Russia

A set of photos from a reenactment of the 1242 Chudskoe Lake battle in Pskov, Russia is available online.

Atlantia spring 2007 Crown Tournament photos online

Lidia de Ragusa has posted photos from the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

Midrealm Crown Tourney Photos

Lady Elisa from the Barony of Cleftlands has posted two excellent photo album from the Middle Kingdom's combined A&S and Crown Tourney event.

Double Wars XX Photos

Lady Lia de Thornegge shares with us her photos from the recent Double Wars XX event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (11th - 20th May 2007).

Map reveals English and Scots may have fought on the same side

The discovery of an ancient map may show that the English and the Scots fought side by side at the 16th century Siege of Leith, the battle which brought about the end of the Auld Alliance.

Thorstenn & Zepherine Heirs in Trimaris

Sir Thorstenn Wronghand and Lady Zepherine are the Crown Prince and Princess of Trimaris.

Palymar & Aislinn Heirs in Midrealm

HG Duke Sir Palymar of the Two Baronies and HE Countess Aislinn de Richemont are the new Crown Prince and Princess in the Midrealm.

Lochac Crown: A well-run affair

Duchess Yolande of the Kingdom of Lochac reports on the recent May Crown Tourney.

Trumbrand and Kaylah New Prince and Princess of Ealdormere

After a Crown tourney that King Edouard deemed "one of the most grueling in Ealdormere history," lasting over five hours, Master Trumbrand the Wanderer, fighting for THL Kaylah the Cheerful, bested Sir Evander MacLachlan, who fought for THL Melusine de la Rose, in the finals.

Melee happens in Albertville, Minnesota

An SCA bridge battle was the subject of a photo recently in the North Crow River News (Albertville, Minnesota).

The gauntlet is thrown: Save the sea lions!

Fadi al-Qahara ibn Aziz of the Stronghold of Warriors Gate reports on the "dispute" between Warriors Gate and the Stronghold of Shielded Harbor over the island of Dok-Do. The challenge has been placed by way of a video "flyer" on YouTube.

Lochac May 2007 Crown Tourney photos online

Katje has posted photos from the recent May Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac.

Pictures from Northshield's 7th Crown Tournament

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Northshield.

Medieval couple demonstrate skills in Montana town

Terrell and Adrienne Cotterell of Shelby, Montana have enjoyed life in the SCa for ten years, he as a fighter and she as a Middle Eastern dancer. Reporter Kim Skornogoski of the Great Falls (Montana) Tribune spoke to them before the Shire of Windegate's Whipping Winds event.

Ealdormere Crown combatants announced

The list of Crown Combatants and their consorts for the upcoming Tournament in the Kingdom of Ealdormere is available on the Legio Draconis website.

Regional Fight Practice

The Shire of Sterlynge Vayle invites our friends and neighbors to join us for our weekly fight practice and picnic in Otsiningo Park on Sunday, July 15, 2007. This will be a very relaxed get together for fighting, eating and socializing with our friends.

We will begin gathering around noon, and will go until people are tired of fighting. Please come join us to share stories and swordplay. If you know of anyone who is interested in checking out SCA fighting for the first time, this will be the perfect opportunity. Please bring any loaner gear that you may have for newcomers. This will be in a beautiful public park, so there will probably be people wandering over to watch the fighting and maybe ask some questions. Garb is strongly encouraged. We will provide meats to cook on the grill – hamburgers, hot dogs, and sausages, as well as rolls, fixings, and ice. Please bring your picnic gear, a dish to pass, and drinks. Location:
Shire of Sterlynge Vayle (Binghamton , New York)

Sport of Kings: Academy of Armored Combat

"Sport of Kings: Academy of Armored Combat" is a four day learning event presenting to students of all interests and backgrounds an opportunity to learn about all the activities that support and glorify the tournament, and an opportunity for aspirants to martial skill to learn from accomplished practitioners. Pre-registration with payment is only required for those taking classes.

See our webpage for more on Location:
Barony of Three Mountains (Estacada, Oregon)

Kingdom of Lochac May Crown AS XLII videos

House Woodrose proudly presents videos of every bout of the recent May Crown Tourney held in the Barony of Politarchopolis to determine the successors to Alfar and Gudrun, King and Queen of Lochac.