Arms of HRH Nicollet DeuvilleArms of HRH Nicollet DeuvilleHer Future Majesty, HRH Nicollet Deuville
invites you to join her in choosing her

Queen's Champion

October 5, 2013

St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church
1656 Blalock Road Houston, Texas 77080

Please join us in Ansteorra's premier Barony of the Stargate for a day of pageantry! A day of fun!

We will also be host the Queen's Hope Tourney for the Youth of Ansteorra

Bring your banners and pennants and show off your pageantry.

Her Future Majesty, Queen Nicollet, would request that those wishing to enter her Queen’s Champion Tournament please send Letters of Intent no later than September 30, 2013. Letters may be sent via email, personal delivery, or sent by post.

The Queen’s Champion Tournament will be fought as a single elimination tournament, best two out of three.

Running concurrently with the Queen’s Champion Tournament will be the Queen’s Hope Tournament!
Please be sure to watch and support the future of the Ansteorrean Rapier community!

As the afternoon progresses, those that have been eliminated from the Queen’s Champion Tournament will be invited to enter the Tournament of the Queen’s Favor. The format will be an unlimited bear pit, with the winner to be determined by a point system, based on number of wins.


Her Highness has approved the following tentative schedule for Queen's Champion:

8:00 AM Gate Opens
8:30 AM Armor Inspection opens
9:00 AM Processional
10:00 AM

Armor Inspection Closes
Queen's Champion &
Queen's Hope Tourneys begin

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Lunch Sideboard
( courtesy of Lady Gisele de Bier)

Savory Palmiers
Chicken Orzo Salad
Italian Ham Sandwiches
Lemon Cake with Raspberry Sauce
Peanut Butter/Chocolate Acorns

1:30 PM Queen's favor Tourney begins
At the end of Tourneys Court
Post Court White Scarf meeting with the Queen

Site Information

The site for the event is St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church on 1656 Blalock Road Houston, Texas 77080.

Map to Queen's Champion site

Site opens at 8:00 AM and closes at 9:00pm.

Site Fees: $12 for adults, $6 for children 5-12 (under 5 free), family maximum of $36. A non-member surcharge of $5 will be charged for adults that cannot show proof of membership. Make checks payable to SCA Inc. / Barony of the Stargate.

Minors must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. They may also attend with a 21 year or older adult with a signed and notarized Minor Event Waiver form from the parents.

Contact Information

Queen's ChampionEvent Steward:

Genevieve McCullum de Caen
(MKA Monalee Kendall)
25223 Lynbriar Lane
Spring, TX 77077
281-203-7534 (no calls after 9 pm)
monaleekr AT gmail DOT com

Lunch Steward:

Gisele de Bier
(MKA Pamela Kendrick)
2019 RoanwoodHouston, TX
pkendrick AT kendrick DOT dyndns DOT info


(c) Cary Dier
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