Armoured Combat

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

More West Kingdom Crown Tourney Photos Online

Her Majesty Constantina of the West Kingdom has posted photos from the Kingdom's recent Crown Tournament.

SCA Rattan “Walking Stick

Jenna of SouthWind reports on some of the challenges faced by those serving in the military abroad, including the shipment of rattan in a care package.

Photos from West Kingdom Crown Tournament

Esmeralda of the Lakes has posted her collection of photographs from the recent West Kingdom Crown Tournament the Darkling Design gallery.

Thorfin and Geirdis New Heirs to West Kingdom

Count Thorfin of Rivenoak, aka "The Cruel," inspired by Geirdis inn Farhagri Valsdottir, was victorious in the recent West Kingdom Crown Tourney.

Lilies War Theme and Commanders Announced

Their Majesties Tristram and Katrine of Calontir have announced the theme and commanders for Lilies War XIX, which will take place June 10-19, 2005 in the Barony of Forgotten Sea.

"Conquerors" Features SCA Members

Several SCA members from the west coast of the United States were prominently featured in The Conquerors, a new program which premiered on the History Channel in March 2005.

May Day Melees

This May Day Melees will be held on Saturday, May 7th, in one of Santa Fe's spacious parks: Ragle Park, on the corner of Zia Road and Yucca Street (the park with all the baseball fields).

Something's Afoot in Myrkfaelinn

Spring is here, that glorious time when the good people of Myrkfaelinn come out of their abodes, look at the sky, and wonder... how many more months of snow are left? Follow the muddy footprints to our wonderful hall for a day of fighting, fencing, and dancing. Fancy footwork and feets of arms aside, there will be a special challenge for the day. So be forewarned, my lords and ladies, and prepare yourself to speak trippingly on the tongue for some boot-licking fun!

Berek Victorious in Summits Coronet

Finngall McKetterick, Herald for the Principality of the Summits, reports that Berek, inspired by Liesel, was victorious in the Principality's recent Coronet.

Fort Battle at Gulf War XIV

HL Chiara has posted a nice photo album from Gulf Wars, with photos taken by her and by Maggie MacPherson.

Champion of Aethelmearc Tourney & Queen's Rapier ChampionsTourney

The Shire of Heronter wishes to invite the most Sylvan Kingdom of Aethelmearc to our fair shire for Their Royal Highnesses, Malcom & Tessa's, Champion of Aethelmearc Tourney and Queen's Rapier Champions Tourney!

Sapphire Joust VI

As winter fades and spring begins to blossom, young warriors yearn to test their mettle on the tourney field. Nothing is more glorious than to fight for one so fair and comely, who inspires great acts of chivalry and unparalleled honor upon the field. The annual Sapphire Joust held in the Barony of Caer Mear calls all fighters to come and test their skills in the tourney.

Photos of Drachenwald Crown tournament

A superb photo album from the recent Drachenwald Crown Tournament, held at a lovely castle site, is available online.

Sir Cadogan and Mistress Eufemia, heirs of Drachenwald

Genevieve la flechiere, Schwarzdrachen herald in Drachenwald, provides a detailed report on the noble contest to determine the new Royal Heirs in that fair Kingdom.

New Email List SCA Tacticians

A new email list focuses on the Strategy and Tactics of SCA Combat as well as ancient and medieval research sources.

Snowed Inn IV photos online

Eirik Andersen's photos from Snowed Inn are now available on Tworavens.org.

Arizona Republic: It's Good to be the King of Atenveldt!

Reporter Scott Craven of the Arizona Republic looks at what makes a king in the world of the SCA when he covers the Kingdom of Atenveldt's upcoming Crown Tournament.

Skirt the Lava, Deke the Tar, and Whack a Peer!

Laird Colyne Stewart, SCAtoday's Ealdormerean Correspondent, writes of his pilgrimage to the East Kingdom's Winter War, held February 26 in Potsdam, NY.

Bridget's Feast Photos Online

Ragn has posted photos from the recent Bridget's Feast event which took place February 5, 2005 in Kenai, Alaska.

Insula Draconis Viceroy Tourney IV

The Incipient Shire of Mynydd Gwyn is proud to host the fourth Viceroy Tourney for the Crown Principality of Insulae Draconis.

To Strive for a Sword: An Event Report from Snowed Inn IV

On February 19, the Canton of Ardchreag again hosted a grand tournament of arms, to see who would walk away with the Sword of the Company of the White Hart. Only the Ladies of the Gallery could say who that would be. Laird Colyne Stewart offers a detailed report.

Middle Kingdom Knight undertakes quest of endurance for the sake of ladies' health

Sir Dilan Mac AnTsaier of the Midrealm plans to fight 200 bouts in four hours, accepting pledges to raise money in the fight against breast cancer, on behalf of Her Majesty Rebekah.

AEthelmearc Crown Tourney

The Shire of Kings Crossing and the Incipient Shire of Gryphon's Keep, would like to invite one and all to attend the Crown Tourney of Their Majesties Malcolm and Tessa.

Tournament of the White Hart

The Shire of Port Oasis invites all courtly lovers and fighters to the 9th Tournament of the White Hart, to be held February 25 - 27, 2005, at the Cabell County 4-H Camp, 6040 Booten Creek Road, Barboursville, WV.

AnTir's War Practice & Moot Photos Online

Sir Mrks has posted photos from AnTir's recent Estrella War Practice and Moot.

Oertha Summer Coronet

The theme and Feast for this year's Summer Coronet will be based on Moroccan Culture, so quiet your camels and air out your tents and be prepared to delve into the exotic.

Winter War Assessment

The Sargents of Saint Aiden and the Barony of Marinus by the sea welcome all to the first Winter War Assessment.

Oertha Summer 2004 Coronet Photos Online

Caoimheall Dubheasa DerAlcan has posted photos from the Summer 2004 Coronet.

Photos from Oertha's Winter Coronet Online

Chris has posted photos from the Winter Coronet fought recently in the Principality of Oertha.

Fans of medieval lore don the gear to fight with ferocity

The Peninsula Daily News reports from a heavy weapons combat practice in An Tir.