Coastal Grand Baronial ChampionshipThe Baronies of Stargate, Loch Soilleir, and Bordermarch
invite you to the...

Coastal Grand Baronial Championships

April 15, 2017

Along the coast of Ansteorra stand three great Baronies: Bordermarch, Loch Soilleir, and Stargate. These Baronies invite you to the Coastal Grand Baronial Championship on April 15, 2017 at the Sallas Park Show Barn in New Caney, TX.

What is the Coastal Grand Baronial Championships?

It is the event where brave and noble fighters, archers, and equestrians will complete before not one, not two, but THREE Baronies. Each of these groups will select their Chivalric, Rapier, Archery, and Equestrian Baronial Champions on that day. Winners will receive great loot from the Barony and well as the title and honor of that Barony's Champion!

But wait, there is more! In addition to the selection of individual Baronial champions, the three Baronies will select overall Coastal Grand Baronial Champions from the Chivalric, Rapier, Archery, and Equestrian competitors. Once again great bounty will be gifted to the winners!

A&S! The event will also have an A&S display competition, by populace vote, documentation encouraged. All levels welcome, including children. And there will be prizes! There will also be A&S classes in the main hall.

Boffer! For our youth fighters, there will be a day of youth boffer and youth rapier tourneys. Great prizes and word fame to be had for all these competitions!

Schedule

TIME ACTIVITY
8:00 AM Gate/Site Opens
Armour Inspection all fields
9:00 AM Morning Court
Immediately after Court:
- All fields start (Chivalric, Rapier, Archery, and Equestrian)
- A&S and Original Scroll Display set up
ALL DAY Parchment-making demonstration
Charter painting
Lace Guild Gathering
11:00 AM A&S and Original Scroll area ready for populace viewing
10:00 AM -
4:00 PM
Lunch served at Tavern
2:30 PM Rapier and Chivalric field wrap-up/finals before B&Bs
After Rapier & Chivalric finals until 4:00 PM Youth Fighting Competition (Boffer and Rapier)
3:00 PM Greensleeves Bardic Challenge
3:30 PM Archery field wrap up/finals before B&Bs
4:00 PM Equestrian field wrap up/finals before B&Bs
4:30 PM A&S and Original Scroll Display take down
Tear down of Chiv/Rapier field
5:00 PM Set-up for Courts
5:30 PM Evening Court

Archery Competition Details

Upon the splendid fields of Coastal Ansteorra, the Archery Champions of the Baronies of Loch Soilleir, Stargate, and Coastal will be determined. Come and test your mettle against the best our Kingdom has to offer, vie for either Barony or both if you desire. Rest assured your skills will be tested no matter if you be a crossbowman or handbowman.

We have gathered a noble selection of rounds designed to test your skills against a variety of targets and even a Combat Archery round to make sure our Champions can defend no matter what the field of battle may be. The Combat round will have available the required combat legal bow/crossbow, ammo, head and hand appropriate armor.

We look forward to seeing the best Ansteorra has upon the fields of glory that our gracious hosts are providing.

Sir Karl der Gaenger
HL Padraic of Kilkenny

Map to site Site Information

Site opens on Saturday, April 15th 8 am to 9 pm.  The site for the event is Sallas Park Show Barn, 21675 McCleskey Rd, New Caney, TX 77357.  From Houston, take Hwy 59 north to just past the Grand Parkway/Hwy 99 and exit 1485. Make a U-Turn at 1485 and turn right on McCleskey Rd. Sallas Park Show Barn is on the right

 

AT GATE PRICING:
Adult Registration: $19; Adult Member Discount Registration: $14;
Youth Registration (5-15): $7; Child Registration (0-4): Free;
$42 Family max.
Make checks payable to SCA Inc., Barony of 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.

The site is Equestrian-friendly, negative Coggins required. No other animals allowed, except for Service Animals.

No feast, but taverns will be available selling food.

Contact Information

Event Steward:

HL Sarra Asshton of York; MKA: Sara Mast
Email: StargateAutocrat@gmail.com

 

(c) Cary Dier
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