Combat wearing varying degrees of replica or reproduction armor simulating "heavy infantry" warfare or tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-04-22 13:04
In an essay for Britain's Independent, Ian Herbert considers some of the country's forgotten battlefields and how historians should fight for their protection.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-04-20 11:34
Greetings warriors of Northern Atlantia, there will be a Northern Regional War Practice on Sunday May 6th within the Barony of Storvik. Our fighting cousins, Galicia, have extended an invitation for us to join them for a day of melee. Let us honor them by giving them a great fight and many stories to share at the Pennsic campfire.
The simple plan for the day is melee, melee, melee.
Pickups start at 10 am, with Melees to start at 11am.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-04-20 08:20
Aedan Mor MacDonough of the Shire of Windale in the Kingdom of Atenveldt, has posted photos from the recent Wasteland Wargames event.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-04-19 19:53
Hear Ye, Hear Ye all Gentles, Lords and Ladies of the Southern Outlands. Just when it was thought that the Shire of Nahrun Kabirun was asleep it springs back, in the Spring no less, like the Phoenix, to host a grand fighter practice in the form of a Martial Collegium!
The practice will transpire on the 29th of April (a Sunday) from 10 AM
to 5 PM (or later as desired) at Veteran's Memorial Park on
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-04-18 16:36
As has been the custom, the College of St Malachy and its surrounding shire of Adora being blessed with many young people of most excellent grace and vigour, do we hold the Flametree Ball each year, a most entertaining evening of song, dance, food and merriment to the delight of all who attend.
And so, on Saturday 26th May A.S. XLII (2007),
do we propose to once again open our doors and entreat all who would join
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-04-18 14:56
As the grand finale of the SSG studygroup Riga semester we arrange a three day Fiore weekend in the marvelous Latvian countryside. It will be a retreat with good food, fantastic teaching held by Colin Hatcher and lots of fun filled fellowship.
On the 13-15th of July Schola Saint George Riga Study group are hosting
a three day Fiore weekend led by Gilbert Deschampes (Colin Hatcher) from
the honorable West Kingdom. Gilbert is a fighter schooled in the
Submitted by Racaire on Wed, 2007-04-18 07:19
Lady Cristina Stolte has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (13th - 15th April 2007).
Submitted by DKeen111253 on Tue, 2007-04-17 17:30
The Barony of Calafia would be pleased for you to join them for Spring Potrero War, Thursday May 24, 2006 - Monday May 28, 2006, at Potrero Regional Park, 24800 Potrero Park Road, Potrero, CA 91963.
May Potrero War has been called “the Best Little War in the Known World”. Come find out why! There will be plenty of fighting for warriors of all forms to have their fill. Skilled merchants will be on hand for those who desire the full-contact shopping experience. Classes in the Arts and Sciences will be available during the day for both adults and children. Practitioners of the Bardic Arts will be there to inform, entertain and inspire us all. Come and be a part of it!
Submitted by Racaire on Tue, 2007-04-17 15:18
Lady Lia de Thornegge has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (13th - 15th April 2007).
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-04-16 17:13
Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! Come one, come all! Great and mighty populace of Caerthe, GREETINGS! I am proud to announce the continuation of our newest merriment, Dinner And A Tourney, on Friday April 20th, 2007 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds! As usual, doors open at 6pm until 9pm.
This month we will be holding a Combat Archery Target Shoot, open to
the populace, and a "Quick And The Dead" combat archery contest for
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-04-16 15:47
HL Daria de Salamanca reports that Sir Gareth Ap Llewelyn, inspired by Mistress Sorcha of Sherwood, was the victor of the April 14, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Artemisia.
Submitted by Racaire on Sun, 2007-04-15 20:27
Caitrin reports that Earl Sir Alaric of Bangor, inspired by Comtess Mistress Nerissa de Saye, was victorious in the April 14, 2007 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Racaire on Sun, 2007-04-15 15:17
Lord Edricus filius Offaeus has posted photos from the recent Spring Crown Tournament event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald, held April 13-15, 2007).
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-04-15 08:35
Duke Brannos of the Midrealm reports on Legio Draconis that Ulstead the Unsteady was the winner of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. His Highness was inspired by Princess Ebegardis.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-04-13 15:01
Ysabella, Princess of the Principality of the Mists in the West Kingdom, reports on the recent Principality Coronet.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-04-13 11:07
Martin of Rivenstar has posted photos from the recent Coronet tournament in the Principality of the Mists (West Kingdom).
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-04-11 08:13
Lord Yves de Fortanier has posted an article on the website The Rotunda detailing the Table Method for running tournament lists.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-04-10 16:50
Greetings to all stalwart fighters of Atlantia's sylvan northern region. Our next regional war practice will be on Sunday April 15th in the fair Barony of Ponte-Alto. The Honorable Lord Ragnar Ribcracker will be leading the scenarios.
The simple plan for the day is melee, melee, melee.
Noon - 1pm: Single bouts to warm up
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-04-10 16:27
Spring is upon us again. The Silver Desert will be hosting a Pas d'Armes to celebrate joy in all things new and renewed. This year we will be exploring German traditions of the tournament style. We will have passes at the barrier, Grande Melees, and honorable challenges to fill the day. All participants in the gallery and on the field are encouraged to bring your banners, pennants, and other heraldic display to adorn the tourney field, and hall. After the tournament, there will be a feast to fill our bellies and pass the evening. In between courses, join us for dancing, gaming, and Location:
Province of Silver Desert (Sparks, Nevada)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-04-10 16:18
The Province of Southern Shores cordially invites you to Newcomers Tourney, with activities for almost every interest and activity level! We encourage everyone to bring anyone who is relatively new or someone who is coming back after a sabbatical from the SCA. If you are a current member, come learn something new or compete in the prize tourney!
The tourney is divided into three sections: those who have been fighting less than 1 year, less than two years, and a Prize Tourney open to all fighters. We are also having our Fourth Annual Used Armor Garage Sale. We invite those with cast-off/well-loved armor to bring it to sell or donate at our armor garage sale. Remember that one man’s scrap is another man’s armor!
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-04-10 07:42
Robyn of Rye reports that she has started a discussion forum for "all those stick-swingin' women out there!" Entitled thegirlsclub, it is "a forum for female heavy fighters in the SCA."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-04-07 14:13
Spring is in the air and it's time determine who our fair kingdom's next heirs shall be! The Shire of Sterlynge Vayle welcomes all to Crown Tournament held at Camp Amahami (a Girl Scout camp), Page Pond Road (no street number), Deposit, New York 13754, on May 4-6 2007. Gates will open at 6 pm on Friday and close at noon on Sunday. There are not a lot of nearby hotels or restaurants, but there is a *lot* of room for camping, and GS tents with cots in them will be *all over* the place. There is one hill, but the site is otherwise handicapped accessible. Location:
Shire of Sterlynge Vayle (Deposit, New York)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-04-04 20:05
The Shire of Harplestane is proud to invite you all to attend our newest event, the Battle of the Heart.
"Taking from his neck the silver casket which contained the heart
of Bruce, Sir James Douglas threw it before him among the enemy,
saying, "Now pass thou onward before us, as thou wert wont, and I
Submitted by Vallawulf on Mon, 2007-04-02 18:52
Duke Sir James Greyhelm reports that Duke Sir Jade of Starfall was victorious in the West Kingdom Crown Tournament, fighting for Countess Kaaren Haakonsdottir.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-04-02 15:18
Jade of Starfall, inspired by Kaaren Hakonsdottir, was the winner of the March 24, 2007 Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of the West, one of the highlights of a weekend-long event which also featured the first Western Rapier Champion Tourney
Submitted by Racaire on Fri, 2007-03-30 19:00
Lady Anna von Silvenhain has posted photos from the recent St. Mathieus event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald, held March 23-25, 2007).
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-30 12:10
Jinan from the Kingdom of the Outlands has posted three videos from the Gulf Wars XVI.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-27 15:03
The drums of War can be heard coming from the mountains as a gentle wind blows across the valley of Windale! OK so there will be drums and lots of wind of course, but not war, like some might think. We will have many of the war-like games you have all grown to love. Hobby horse jousting, crazy hard suit tourney, scavenger hunting and of course tossing of some poor object. There will be a silent auction with many of our local artisans showing their talents. Location:
Shire of Windale (Kingman Arizona)
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-27 14:08
It is my honor to write to you today to promote my event, the NE Regional Fighter Practice held on 3/31 in the Barony of Coeur d'Ennui (Camp Dodge Military Base, Johnston, IA Held inside the MILLER ARMORY.) From 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. we will have Authorizations, Melee classes which culminate in Huscarl VS the world matches and onsite showers. The site fee is $5/mem & $8/non-member.
If you want up to 6 hours of swinging a stick and having a lot of fun, come
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-03-25 12:30
Gawin der Fuchs has posted photos from Gulf Wars XVI on his website. The pictures were taken by himself and Lady Eleanora.