The populace of the Rhydderich Hael announces the election of a new Baron. THL Caleb Reynolds has been chosen as successor to Their Excellencies Baron William Freskyn Murray and Baroness Katherine Kiersey, and we wish to celebrate the passing of the Coronet.
The investure of our new Baron will take place on Saturday, December 15th, 2007, at the Universal Unitarian Church at 6320 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221. Site opens at 9:00 AM, and closes at 10:00 PM. Court begins at 10:00 AM.
Barony of Rhydderich Hael (Williamsville, New York)
Their Majesties Hauoc and Ginevra invite the populace to join them in witnessing the selection of Their Heirs in beautiful Tres Pinos, California.
There will be a grand Carnival/Performing Arts festival
and many artisans of Their Realm shall perform and
play and be a part of the festival. It will begin at 11am
in conjunction with the Queen's Tea.
Site will open at noon on Friday and close at 4:00pm
West Kingdom (Tres Pinos, California)
The Barony of Thescorre is pleased to announce the return of the Rapier
Academy! Join us on Saturday, November 17, 2007 at the breathtaking
Main Street Armory (900 E. Main St. Rochester NY 14605) for a day of learning, fighting, comaradie and fun!
The site will be open from 9am
until 9pm, with first classes beginning at 10am. The site has limited
handicapped accessibility, it is extremely wet, and there will be
Barony of Thescorre (Rochester, New York)
It is that time of the year again. For the past twelve months, Lord Tostig
has valiantly served my Captain in defense of my ship. The Guardian will now be requiring a new and loyal First Mate whose job it is to protect the Captain and the Ship. The First Mate will be chosen by means of a Rapier Tourney, defending the ship from all rogues. The victor will hold the title of First Mate for the following year.
Barony of Innilgard (Adelaide, South Australia)
The Barony of Nordskogen is hosting the Known World Academy of Rapier on
November 30th - December 2nd. We would love to see the entire Northshield
Rapier community in attendance. We would like to see the entire Kingdom of
Northshield in attendance (Hey it's Northshield, we like to get toghether
for any reason).
The pre-registration fees increase as the event date gets closer. In order
to get the $25 weekend pre-registration rate, your forms must be postmarked
Barony of Nordskogen (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
The Fluffy Duck Tavern is once again offering an easy evening of relaxed
company. Wander in after the day is done and sample the talents of
Politarchopolis' Brewers and good wholesome food. Stay a while and pit our
wits and your purse against others in the Tavern or just sit in the corner
and enjoy the entertainment.
Prizes for the evening are best Brew as judged by all, and best
Barony of Politarchopolis (Charnwood, ACT)
Midsummer is a time to celebrate the bounty of the warm season and all of its pleasures. The Shire of Crystal Crags invites you to our inaugural summer event, RAVEN'S FAIRE! Come play with us as we enjoy a weekend of lighthearted games and competition. Keep cool in the summer sun with our water balloon melee and the soothing Wall O' Mist. Camping sites are available for the weekend.
As the war drums fade in the distance we look to the return of the ice dragon and find our larders empty. Come help us fill them. Bend your bow and raise your spear and help fell the wild beasts amongst the rocks.
Troll opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm on August 25
Site fee is $ 8 for adults and $ 5 for children and under 5 free as usual the nonmember surcharge of $ 3 will apply
Shire of Black Water (Bradford, Pennsylvania)
You have been called into judgment by the seven Vices for pride...the first step on the path of the vices. Come enjoy a seven course feast while you watch the Vices and Virtues compete to win you over.
Young observers called for blood recently during a rapier demonstration at the Mancos Renaissance Faire, a two-day affair sponsored by the Mancos Public Library and featuring members of the local SCA group. Katie Burford of the Durango (Colorado) Herald had the story.
SAGAN IS COMING! SAGAN IS COMING!! IT IS TRAINING TIME AGAIN!
Heavy and Rapier fighters:
Mark your Calendars for Friday July 27th , Saturday July 28th, and Sunday July 29th.
This is a continuation of what we studied last year with Sir Sagan.
I have posted the notes from his last visit to the Oerthan List under "Files".
It is recommended that you access these notes as a refresher, and study up. That way we can take full advantage of his training in the limited time frame.
Eskalya (Anchorage, Alaska)
Lord Julio reports that a Northshield "first" took place recently at Provost Challenge when he and Master Kevin made use of "Cut and Thrust" during a rapier tournament. Toshikage explains the technique.
Come to picturesque Quintavia for a Spring Day of bards, dancing, fencing, thrown weapons, feasting and fun!
Bards come sing a song or tell a tale we will have a day of sharing and practice for the evenings festivities. Dancers come and twirl around the beautiful tavern fair. Those who prefer to throw things, like axes and the like will have space outside for thrown weapons competition. Also plenty of room for gaming! Bring your favorite period games and teach us how to play! There will also be a ‘serf’ auction where you can bid to have your own personal servant for the feast in the evening.
Quintavia (Bolton , Massachusetts)
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