Combat wearing varying degrees of replica or reproduction armor simulating "heavy infantry" warfare or tournaments.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-02-09 19:35
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 12:27
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 16:40
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 19:12
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 16:17
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 09:00
Herr Dietrich Strobelbart has posted an album of photos of the Ansteorra Queen's Champion tourney.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-31 18:40
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 09:09
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 17:20
A blog-writer on the Sydney Morning Herald National website visits a fighter practice in the Barony of Rowany.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-01-26 10:43
The Barony of Fenix hosts a Tournement of Chivalry at the fest of Winter's End. Hartwell Recreation Center 59 Caldwell, Dr Cincinnati, OH 45216
February 17, 2007 AS 41
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-01-26 10:34
The Canton of Coille Stoirmeil and The Barony of Jararvellir Present: A Tournament Of Chivalry February 3, 2007 at Tomah Recreation Park, Butts Ave., Tomah WI 54660
Site opens at AM, Closes at 10 PM
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-01-25 21:34
Their Majesties have honored the Barony of al-Barran by allowing us to host the spring crown tournament. It will be a glorious day for one and all.
The site is at the Moriarty Civic Center at 202 Broadway Moriarty New Mexico
which is 36 miles east of Albuquerque. Directions to the site are:
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-01-25 17:57
Baron Khevron reports that Viscount Sir Cyrus Aurelius was the winner of the recent Principality of Oertha Coronet. His Excellency was fighting for the honor of Viscountess Caitríona inghean ui Chionaodha.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-24 15:09
The Northern Shores invites one and all to its annual Regional Practice. This event features melee practices and singles pick-ups for both rattan fighters and fencers. There will be a large day board set up with both drink and food throughout the day. As well there will be classrooms available for those wishing to work on A&S projects. The event takes place in a drill shed (H-104) at the Canadian Forces Garrison St. Jean. Location:
Shire of Le Dragonet (St. Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec)
Submitted by Vallawulf on Tue, 2007-01-23 16:08
Duke Sir Havordh Aetarbani and Duchess Mary-Grace of Gatland are the new Crown Prince and Princess of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-01-22 09:06
Combat Chris has posted photos from the recent Winter Coronet Tourney in the Principality of Oertha (Alaska).
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-01-19 07:49
Jane Stockton has posted photos from the recent 12th Night/Coronation event which took place January 6, 2007 in the Barony of Rowany (Sydney, New South Wales).
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-01-18 21:05
At last the Mahout returns and the elephants are banished. Friday night sees simple but wholesome fayre followed by a night of answering profound questions of fundamental significance Saturday is a day of mixed melees & A&S workshops. For the melees two teams hand picked by two captains will contest the field in search of riches and glory. See the Captains pick their side and challenge their foe for the Box of Rocks, the bridge and the fort. View or be part of the clash of arms or attend one of the classes dedicated to the gentle arts. Location:
Stowe on the Wolde (Austral. New South Wales)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-01-18 20:14
Join the Falcon host as we prepare for the sands of Estrella. Hosted by Scarlett Keep and the Barony of Mag Mor.
Saturday January 20, 2007
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-17 17:33
This event includes heavy fighting, spear throwing and rapier. This being a prize tourney, there will of course be a number of prizes for each event. Prize details to be announced at a later date. Furthermore, two sumptuous soups will be provided, one vegetarian, one not; plus hot or cold drinks, depending on the weather.
Montaigne du Roi Prize Tourney
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-17 16:39
Greetings unto the populace of Gleann Abhann, please join the gentles of Grey Niche in a celebration of the Arts & Sciences.
Travels Along The Silk Road
February 3, 2007
Baker Community Center
Event Pricing - event fees include feast
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-01-10 10:37
You are invited to attend the Chateau de Camville's first (hopefully of many) Armored Combative Arts Retreat! This weekend long event will be held at Chateau de Camville, under the soaring pines and beautiful landscapes in the Shire of Mountains Gate (El Dorado County)! The concept of our first Armored Combative Arts Retreat is to give the participants a chance to really immerse themselves in the study of Armored Combat as practiced by the SCA and other WMA groups. We will be working from the ground up, focusing on Balance, Footwork, Timing, Aspects of Attack and Aspects of Defense. The event begins on Friday afternoon and concludes Sunday afternoon. The format for the event will be composed of classes (in and out of armor), drills, and sparring. There will also be a mock tournament (or Pas d' Arms) on Sunday for those who wish to participate. Location:
Chateau de Camville (Cool, California)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-01-05 13:12
On January 28, 2007, Prof. Rachel Fulton of the University of Chicago, The Chicago Swordplay Guild, and The Armour Research Society will present a seminar and workshop in Chicago, Illinois.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-12-30 19:03
Members of Rimmugýgur, a club dedicated to the research of Viking culture and sword fighting founded in 1997, show off their prowess with sword and shield for a reporter from the Iceland Review.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-12-15 08:58
Domingos reports that a slideshow showing photos of the championship in the Shire of Arenal (Pensacola, Florida) is now available to view online. The group is located in the Kingdom of Meridies.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-12-14 09:15
Eirik Andersen has posted photos from the recent Feast of the Hare which took place in the Kingdom of Ealdormere. The photos may be viewed on the Two Ravens website.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-12-10 14:12
Countessa Mariana Vivia de Santiago of the Kingdom of Atenveldt has announced that she will host a Roses Cancer Tournament at Estrella War XXIII. The event will benefit the American Cancer Society.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-12-09 19:17
The Adrian Empire's Shire of New Exeter, in modern-day Jefferson City, Missouri, was the site of a live-steel combat demonstration that attracted the attention of Michelle Brooks, a reporter for the Jefferson City News Tribune.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-12-09 11:36
The time is 1471 in England... In honor of the Feast Day of Saint Aldobrandini, the Barony of Ponte Alto is holding a passage of arms that exemplifies chivalric love and honour, both on and off the field, as can be found in the ballads and tourneys of the 15th century, including King Rene of Anjou's Book of Love and The Book of the Tourney.
Let all knights, barons, lords, squires and men at arms of the baronies of
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-12-07 16:59
Come one, come all for a day off fun and frivolity in picturesque Fitzroy Gardens. Bring a plate of sumptuous food (for approximately 4-6 people) to share for the pot luck feast. Recline on a picnic blanket and wile away the hours. You are welcome to bring period games, sing songs or tell stories for your entertainment and that of the populace.
The tournament will be in the style of Pas de Armes. Combatants are