Rapier Combat

Combat with rapier, schlagger, or similar bladed weapons.

[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.

Champion of St. Boniface videos online

Merewyn of Ynys Taltreath reports that she has posted several videos of the tourney for the Champion of St. Boniface which took place recently in the Principality of Oertha, Kingdom of the West.

[WES] Spring Captaincy

Warmer weather is finally here and so is the time for tourneys!!!! Tourneys, do we ever have tourneys!!! Join us for our annual spring contest to choose a Captain for the Winter's Gate militia and a Rapier Commander for the Winter's Gate Cavaliers.

Pictures from Fool's Folly at Coppertrees

Dragos Pelikanos reports that he has created an album of photos from Fool's Folly which took place recently in the kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available to view on Google.

[WES] See the Sea

Join the Shire of Pavlok Gorod as we celebrate summer at See the Sea!

[MID] Mugmort Melees VII

The Shire of Mugmort Proudly Presents: Mugmort Melees VII: I Do Not Think it Means What You Think it Means Saturday, May 19, 2012

Baronial Investiture and Sworded Affaire photos online

THL Evain Macrae, of the Barony of Fontaine dans Sable in the Outlands, reports that she has created two albums of photos from the recent Baronial Investiture and Sworded Affaire. The photos are available on her public Facebook page.

[OUT] Bards in the Woods

A gathering has been organized for those who want to rejuvenate their spirit and inspire their art. Those who have a love of good music and food, and stories and nature, and spending time with friends and laughter are welcome to attend.

[NOR] ARRG XI

ARRG is back - and this one goes to eleven! Join us for a fully-loaded weekend of fun and fencing!

[ATL] Courtier's Challenge

The Barony of Marinus challenges the Populace of Atlantia to a contest of Wit, Skill, and Charm! Who among you can claim the title of the Perfect Courtier?

[EAS] Northern Region Rapier Champion

The title is up for grabs, the baldric is waiting to be claimed, gather your weapons and present yourself on the fencing field for a chance to be named "The Northern Region Rapier Champion". 

[GLE] Regional Fighter Practice

The Shire of Troll Fen invites one and all to a regional heavy fighter and rapier practice, this coming Sunday, April 29. 10:00 AM or whenever you can get here, lasting until whenever you want to leave.

[ART] Newcomer's Event

We invite you to come join The Barony of Arn Hold as we welcome newcomers to an event geared toward learning about the SCA. Don't think this is JUST for newcomers! We are sure ANYONE from our newest member to the "old hats" can find something new to learn about the Society.

White Hart 2012 photos online

Joseph Piselli reports that he has created an album of photos from White Hart which took place in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.

Footwear of the Renaissance fighter

John Clements, Director of ARMA (Association for Renaissance Martial Arts), is often asked “What shoes should I train in?” In response, he has written an article on Historical Fencing Footwear available on the group's website. (photos)