Rapier Combat

Combat with rapier, schlagger, or similar bladed weapons.

[WES] Feast of the Appreciative Populace

The Feast of the Appreciative Populace will bring together larger elements of The Feast of the Immaculate Conception which began in the seventh century to honor the day Mary was conceived. Attendees are invited honor all Ladies instead of one specifically. 

Peerage Exploratory Committee Announcement - Possible Rapier and/or Cut and Thrust Combat Peerage

The Board of Directors seeks to explore the possibility of creating a new Society-wide Peerage to recognize as Peers those participants who meet the general requirements for a Patent of Arms and who demonstrate prowess in Rapier and/or Cut & Thrust Combat.

AEthelmearc's Harvest Raids photos online

Augusto G reports that he has created an album of photos from Harvest Raids which took place recently in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available to view on Photobucket.

[MID] Known World Academy of Rapier and Costuming Symposium

The Shire of Ravenslake and The Thieves of Hearts are proud to present: The Known World Academy of Rapier and the Known World Costuming Symposium

[ATE] Heroes of the Silent Angels Event

Their Excellencies Seelos and Elena would like to invite you to the Barony of Atenveldt's 4th annual Heroes of the Silent Angels Event on January 19, 2013. This event will be FREE and filled with tournaments & prizes for all to participate in.

[WES] Cloondara Rapier Championship

On October 21st A.S. XLVI (2012ce) the Shire of Cloondara will be holding a formal tournament to select our rapier champion. It will be a day of pageantry, challenge and fun. Including invocation held by the Ladies of the Shire, banners and heraldry!

[EAL] Feast of the Hare 33

Feast of the Hare 33

[OUT] Aarquelle Defender

Join us for Aarquelle's annual Defender Tournament. We will have Heavy, Light and Archery events to help us choose our champions for the next Year. We will have prizes for the overall winners in each tournament. The highest placing Aarquellian in each tournament will win the Defender baldric.

Jousting and fencing at Idaho Ren Faire

SCA members Brian and Elise Dix and Joe and Nikky Scofield plan to take part in the Idaho Renaissance Faire in October 2012. Recently they spoke to Diana Baird of the Emmet, Idaho Messenger-Index.

ART] Kingdom Collegium 2012

The Barony of Loch Salann is proud to welcome one and all to join us for a day of learning and friendship at Kingdom Collegium. Multiple tracks will be offered in Rapier Fighting, Heavy Fighting, Fine Arts, and Performance Arts. Youth and Teen offerings will also be available.

[GLE] Knight's Academy

Need to have fun 2-4 November? Come one come all to the annual Shire of Dragoun's Weal Knight's Academy!  Learn from your knights all their secrets!  Feed upon THLady Gentile's feast to stagger even the heartiest of eaters!  Fight fight fight until you drop and then fight some more! 

[WES] Newcomers' Feast

The Shire of Pavlok Gorod invites one and all to attend the Newcomers' Feast: "A Simple meal in Medieval England."  Savor the flavors of fish days, flesh days, and sweets. Activities include: classes, an exhibition of rapier combat, with entertainment during the feast. 

Harrowgate Heath Big Practice

We, the fighters of the canton of Harrowgate Heath, in the eastern fringes of the Barony of Skraeling Althing do hereby cordially invite the Chivalry, fighters, fencers, archers and general populace of the Kingdoms of Ealdormere, the East, and any others that wish to attend, to a day long fighter practice to be held at Lord Micheal Eastbrooke's farm in Monkland, Ontario on Saturday September the 29, 2012.

Pennsic 41 Rapier Champions photos online

Camille reports that she has created an album of photos of the Rapier Champions at the Pennsic War 41. The photos are available to view on PicasaWeb.

[DRA] Frostheim Fencing Weekend

Frostheim Fencing Weekend - October 12th -14th 2012

There should be lots of fencing with well-known instructors such as Viscount Eirik (ODS) & King Paul with his famous long sword class. Fencing will be possible indoors with suitable footwear with non-marking soles - please keep this in mind when packing your gear!

[AET] Harvest Raid XVIII

The Shire of Heronter invites one and all to join them for Harvest Raid; to be held once again at the beautiful Lake Chautauqua Luthern Center located at 5013 Route 430 in Bemus Point, NY 14712

[MID] Melee at Roswell

Join Alderford once again as we meet in Roswell to hone our expertise in all things melee.  Enjoy a relaxing weekend of family activities including rapier and armored combat, plenty of archery, classes, and bardic activities well into the evening.

[EAL] A Day of Piracy

The Incipient Shire of Bastille du Lac would like to invite one and all to come and unleash your inner Pirate! Sponsored by the Canton of Petrea Thule

What's missing from Olympic fencing? Inigo Montoya

“Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die,” says Inigo Montoya in the Princess Bride. Joe Posnanski, writing on JoeBlog about the 2012 Olympic Games, laments that there was not more Inigo Montoya in the competition.

[ATL] Flight of the Falcon

What is an event for a newcomer that isn’t just for newcomers? This is! Please join us especially if you are in that middle spot - you aren't quite a newcomer anymore, but certainly don't feel like a veteran SCAdian yet. This is the perfect event for you.

[LOC] Feast of Andronicus - CANCELLED

The College of Saint Andronicus Invites all to come to the Feast of Andronicus on the 12th to the 14th October 2012.

Battle in Billings

ZooMontana in Billings was the site of battle recently as members of the local SCA chapter demonstrated their rapier and armored combat skills at the Highland Games and the Renaissance Fair. Kenneth of KULR TV was on hand for the story. (video)

[ATL] Northern Rapier Army Practice

The Atlantian Northern Rapier Army Practice will be held on July 15, 2012 starting at 10:00hrs SHARP

[ATL] Last Chance Authorization Day

Back by popular demand, Highland Foorde will be hosting a "Last Chance Authorization" day in Highland Foorde just before Pennsic, on July 22nd - A Sunday.

[OUT] Drygestan SCA Village & Fall Melee

The Shire of Drygestan welcomes Outlanders near and far and thanks the populace for their
help in past years.

[OUT] Pageantry in the Hills

Their Excellencies of Fontaine dans Sable, Estevan and Emily, cordially invite one and all to join them for a day of heavy weapons fighting and fun on July 14, 2012.

SCA rapier fighters draw crowds at Keokuk ren faire

Armored combat and rapier flighting caught the eye of 14-year-old Dylan Sapp at the recent Tri-State Renaissance Faire in Keokuk, Iowa. "I loved swords before I even knew what they were," he told reporter Jeff Hunt of the Hawk Eye. (photo)

Oertha armored combat and rapier videos online

Merewyn of Ynys reports that she has posted video of bear pit and rapier tourneys from the recent Eskalyan Changeover in Anchorage, Alaska, Principality of Oertha, Kingdom of the West. The videos are available on YouTube.

Caelin on Andrede's photos of Steppes Warlord 2012

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has posted two albums of photos from the 2012 Steppes Warlord which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.

[ANS] Commander's Crucible

On June 15-17, 2012, the Stronghold of Hellsgate will be holding it's Premier Champion's event, Commander's Crucible. The site is Camp Mabry in Austin, TX.