Armoured Combat

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

Floods and the Fian: An event report from Pikeman's Pleasure 16

Pikeman’s Pleasure 16 was held June 3, 2006, and Ealdormere correspondent Laird Colyne Stewart brings us this detailed event report.

Sapphire Joust Photos Online

Lord Skorri from the Kingdom of Atlantia has posted photos from the recent Sapphire Joust event.

Join the SCA in Western Australia!

The Bunbury Mail in Bunbury, Western Australia, offers readers the chance to learn about the Middle Ages by joining the recently-created SCA group.

Midrealm Crown Tourney pictures online

Master Phillip the Pilgrim has uploaded pictures of Midrealm's Spring Crown Tourney to his (brand new!) Flickr account.

Zaid and Louise New Heirs to Cynagua

Elinora O'Connor reports that Zaid was the victor of the recent Coronet in the Principality of Cynagua in the Kingdom of the West. He was inspired by Louise.

Martin von Lochner Victorious in Trimaris Crown Tourney

Sunniva reports that Martin von Lochner was the victor of the May 27, 2006 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Trimaris.

Newspaper features photo of Debatable Lands fighter practice

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette has a great photo of Lady Ariella of Thornbury, Knight Marshall of the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands, in a bout against Baron Sir Alonzio of the Peacemakers, both with swords florentine.

Calontir Crown Tourney Video Online

Jean Paul de Sens has posted videos of the recent Crown Tournament which took place in the Kingdom of Calontir.

SCA Makes "Ripley's Believe it or Not"

The SCA received a brief mention in the online version of Ripley's Believe it or Not for May 29, 2006.

News from Ealdormere Crown Tourney

Duke Roak of Ealdormere, who fought for the honour of Lady Jocea of Ealdormere, defeated Count Sarnac Bahadur in the finals of Ealdormere's Crown Tournament on Saturday, May 27.

East Kingdom Crown Tournament, May 6, AS XL (2006)

Laird Colyne Stewart reports on the recent Crown Tournament which took place in the Eastrealm.

Bardolf Defeats Lutr in Midrealm Crown Finals

Count Bardolf, fighting for Countess Brigh, defeated Sir Lutr Ulfskald, fighting for Lady Tessa of Wight, in the first and last bouts of the Middle Kingdom Crown Finals this weekend.

Northshield Crown Tourney Photos & Report Online

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva, Seneschal for the Kingdom of Northshield, reports on and has posted photos from the Kingdom's recent Crown Tournament.

Calontir War College Featured in Press

A photo taken at the recent War College near Jefferson City, Missouri was featured in the Columbia Daily Tribune.

East Kingdom Spring 2006 Crown Tourney Photos Online

Lady Gavlinne has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament that took place in the Eastrealm.

Count Sir Amalric Victorious in An Tir Crown Tournament

Her Grace, Duchess Angharad Drakenhefd reports that 99 combatants took the field on May 20 in the An Tir Crown Tournament, held in the Shire of Ambergard (Moses Lake, WA). Count Sir Amalric Blackhart, "inspired beyond belief" by his consort, Countess Caia Snowden, overcame all comers to become the next Crown Prince of An Tir.

Spring Captaincy

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Hark the call of wedding bells, springtime and the clanging of armour in the Northland! Join us at Spring Captaincy in Winter's Gate for feasting, fighting and revelling on Saturday and Sunday, May 27 and 28, A.S. XLI as we choose the Captain of the militia and watch the nuptials of Khevron & Merewyn.

Saturday's activities will include the wedding (scheduled for 4:30pm), the tourney to choose the new Location:
Winter's Gate (Fairbanks, Alaska)

Winchester Pilgrimage Photos

Robert of Canterbury has posted photos from the recent Winchester Pilgrimage which took place in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.

Lochac May Crown photos and video online

House Woodrose has posted some of its pictures and video (including the complete final) on the web for enjoyment by all.

Montana City Park Transported Back in Time

Terrell Cotterell of the Shelby, Montana Promoter got a taste of the Middle Ages when he attended Mid-May Festival in Shelby's City Park with SCA members from the Shire of Windegate.

Lochac Crown Tournament Photos Online

Isíbéal inghean Chorcráin of Castle Saburac has posted a nice album of photos taken at the recent Lochac Fall 2006 Crown Tournament.

Midrealm Crown Combatants Announced

Their Majesties Felix and Madeleina, King and Queen of the Middle Kingdom, have announced the list of combatants for Their upcoming Crown Tournament.

Christopher Rawlyns and Morgen of Rye Heirs to AEthelmearc

Sir Christopher Rawlyns, O.P. and his wife, Lady Morgen of Rye, both of the Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands, were invested as Crown Prince and Princess of AEthelmearc on Saturday, May 13 in the Shire of Misty Highlands (Morgantown, WV).

More Atlantia Crown Tourney Photos Online

Lord Skorri has posted photos from the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

Siegfried & Gwyneth New Northshield Heirs

Viscountess Astrid of the Yellow Rose reports that Sir Siegfried, inspired by Viscountess Gwyneth, was the victor of the recent Northshield Crown Tournament.

SCA President Linda Moore resigns to ascend the Northshield throne

Viscountess Gwyneth Felton, modernly known as Linda Moore, found herself in an unusual but pleasant position last weekend, as her friend, Siegfried von Kulmbach, who had asked her leave to fight for her in Northshield Crown Tournament, won the tournament and the right to name her Princess. As a result, Ms. Moore needed to resign from the SCA President's office to assume Her new station as Princess.

Atlantia Crown Tourney Photos Online

Lady Caterine has posted photos taken by her lord husband at the recent Crown Tourney for the Kingdom of Atlantia.

Lochac May Crown results

The populace of the Kingdom of Lochac gathered in the Shire of Bordercros on the second Saturday of May, AS XXXXI, in the company of their much loved King and Queen, Aedwarde and Yolande, to participate in and witness the Crown Tourney that would ensure the succession should anything (forfend the very notion!) happen to Their Royal Majesties.

Historic Pilleth Battlefield to be Auctioned

An action group has been formed to save a hillside pasture near Knighton, Powys, Wales from the gavel. The 30-acre field is the site of the Pilleth Battlefield where Welsh rebel Owain Glyndwr clashed with English soldiers in 1402.

Ragnarr and Anneke New Prince and Princess of Atlantia

Ragnarr Blackhammer defeated Keegan Broussard in the finals of the Kingdom of Atlantia's recent Spring Crown Tourney.