Combat wearing varying degrees of replica or reproduction armor simulating "heavy infantry" warfare or tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-03-10 12:03
Videographer "beartlaoi" has posted a series of "helm cam" videos from the Sunday battles at Estrella War XXIII.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 14:18
On July 20-22, Prince Cyrus and Princess Caitríona invite you to journey to the Shire of Hrafnafjordr where we will await the outcome of the Coronet List for the determination of Their Heirs. In honor of His Highness, it will be a Roman-themed Coronet. The chosen site is a secluded lakeside setting with much room for pageantry both large and small. Bring your banners, your Roman 'bling' and your imaginations! Location:
Shire of Hrafnafjordr (Kenai, Alaska)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 11:25
Come one and all to the aid of Canale! Citizens of our Shire have had their lands stolen and are being held captive by the Barony of Fettburg. Our only honorable option is WAR. Join our ranks to beat back the insidious creep of Fettburg's encroachment or your lands may be next!
Site Fee is by donation.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-09 07:45
Marion Leoncina da Susa has posted photos from the Fighters' Collegium which took place recently in the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Wed, 2007-03-07 12:20
At the Atenveldt Crown Tournament, held March 3 in the Shire of Burning Sands (Yuma, AZ), Sir Morgan Crusadene Claymore and Lady Livia Alexandra Severa became the new Crown Prince and Princess of Atenveldt, defeating Sir Matthais Broussard la Caignon (called Keigan) and Mistress Morgana Quarry in the final round.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-03-06 14:14
Come one, come all to Clear's first event! Our numbers are growing, and that means NEW PEOPLE! So many, in fact, that we're having a Collegium / Newcomer's event. There will be classes on basic t-tunics, chainmaille, leatherworking, fighting, and others. The class schedule is in the process of being finalized, and will be posted later today or tomorrow.
We have both adults and children without garb, so if you have any gold key that may be borrowed for the day, please bring some.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-03-05 12:31
Balthazar Tegero has posted the list of combatants for the upcoming Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the Outlands.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-03-03 08:29
Lady Barbary Rose of Endless Hills has posted photos from the recent Seven Deadlies event in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-03-02 12:24
The Shire of Arenal will host the Kingdom of Meridies Spring Crown Tournament on May 4-6, 2007 at the WOW Camp in River Springs, Alabama.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-03-01 07:59
Martin of Rivenstar from the West Kingdom has posted the first of his albums of photos of Estrella XXIII on the smugmug.com website.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-02-26 07:28
Kynnyth Pyke has posted photos from the recent Tourney of Ymir which took place February 09-11, 2007 in the Barony of Windmasters Hill.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-02-24 14:58
The annual Borderwinds Court of Love has been overrun by wild Amazon warriors from the cold steppes of the north! Come share challenges and feast with the Lady of Love and Beauty Kathryn Blackhart and her thrall, the Lord Protector Achmere ib’ Tamim at the Montana de Oro Horse Camp, outside of Los Osos, Ca.
With the Amazon theme we are trying to recreate an ancient Scythian
nomad camp, but other Amazon themed guests and their retinues are
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-02-24 11:14
Leofwen Taverner, a member of Regia Anglorum of North America, reports that a video of Regia Anglorum demo battle at the Jorvik Viking Festival in York, England is available on YouTube.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-02-23 07:11
Martin of Rivenstar has posted his photos from two events which took place recently in the West Kingdom: Western War College and the Esfenn Feast of Fine Arts.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-02-22 16:09
On Sunday 25th February there will be a combined demo and event at Blackbutt Reserve, New Lambton Heights, in the Mahogony Drive section of the reserve. The demo is for the Scouts. The Scouts event starts at 9am and finishes at 3pm. I think that we should turn up between 9 and 10 for setting up and getting ready. From about 10:30am onwards we can start doing demos.
Newcomers Feast and Tourney
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2007-02-21 16:20
Erin Sullivan of the St. Petersburg Times in Florida visited a local SCA demo and spoke with members about the tradeoffs between full authenticity and leaving out the unpleasant parts of the Middle Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-02-21 08:08
Matthew of Battle has posted a selection of videos from the recent Tourney of Ymir in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-02-20 07:33
Genevieve la flechiere of Thamesreach in the Kingdom of Drachenwald reports that a group of heavy fighters in the Principality of Nordmark (Sweden) offer instruction in fighting skills to help fighters throughout the large Kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-02-15 20:24
Join us for our Ancient and Honourable Midsummer Tourney, Come and take your ease, Fight if you so please, eat drink and be merry in such way as is pleasant to you.
Friday June 29- Sunday July 1
We Return to the parish of Holmbury St Mary, in Surrey
Site: Holmbury St Mary WI Hall, in Surrey
It's a splendid little village hall, with a fine Pub just up the
road, and nice woodland adjacent.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-02-13 14:17
Eirik Andersen has posted photos from Ealdormere's recent Snowed Inn event on the Two Ravens website.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-02-12 16:14
Unto the populace of Caid does the Barony of Starkhafn send greetings and happy tidings. We are honored to have been chosen to host Spring Crown Tournament, and would be honored further by your company at the celebration of TRM Edric and Faizeh, Their Heirs and Caid! Please come enjoy the hospitality that is Starkhafn and the camaraderie of friends in the wondrous desert.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-02-09 18:35
Rockskald of the SCA household Haus Kriegsturm has posted a slideshow and video montage of armored combat photos set to the music of Phil Collins' In the Air Tonight on YouTube.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-02-08 11:27
The public was invited to step back into the Middle Ages recently when the Riverdale Kiwanis were joined by members of the Society for Creative Anachronism for the Lee County Medieval Faire. Joseph A. Gonzales of the News-Press has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-02-05 15:40
Children, don't try this at home! Several thrill-seekers in England have posted a video of jousting using polearms and a couple of Toyoto Rav4 vehicles.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-02-02 18:12
Baron Friedrich Ethelred aus Schloss Trier, Internal Publicity Deputy for Estrella War XXIII, has published several more announcements regarding safety issues, archery and the Wimple Luncheon.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-02-02 15:17
The Dominion of Myrkfaelinn would like to invite all who wish to attend to a regional heavy weapons muster on Sunday, March 25. We've got the space for it, so we'll be practicing melee! Join us for the fun!
Time and location are the same as all of our
fight practices during the academic year, Sunday,
1pm-5pm at Risley Hall's dining hall on the
Cornell University campus. Directions can be
Submitted by Ursula on Fri, 2007-02-02 08:00
Herr Dietrich Strobelbart has posted an album of photos of the Ansteorra Queen's Champion tourney.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-31 17:40
14th century English knight Sir John Sully was buried in the Church of the Holy Cross in Exeter, England after dying at the advanced age of 106. His great age is documented in part by a deposition in which he discusses his long military career and some of the battles in which he participated. The website includes a transcript of the deposition.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-01-30 08:09
THLord Broichan maqq Kynat of the Canton of Gallavally has announced that photos from the recent Angel's Melee event which took place January 20, 2007 in the Barony of the Angels, are now available to view online.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2007-01-26 16:20
A blog-writer on the Sydney Morning Herald National website visits a fighter practice in the Barony of Rowany.