Tournament of Roses


Hosted in-person by Device of Danescombe

The Shire of Danescombe (Penticton and Kelowna B.C. )

Event Summary

Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Tobias von Rosenheim
Date: April 13 , 2024
Site opens at: 9:00 AM on April 13th 2024
Site closes at: 8:00 PM

Event site:
Peachland Community Center
4450 - 6th St. Peachland, BC V0H 1X6

The Shire of Danescombe would like to invite you to attend the Tournament of Roses. Invite the one who inspires you to come and witness you give your best as we prepare to pick new defenders.
There will be Armoured Combat, Rapier, Arts and Science, Bardic, and for the first time ever we will also be taking a Cut and Thrust defender. So come and enter all 5 tournaments, or choose your battles and give us your best!
An Iron Rose tournament (for female and gender minority fighters) will follow the Armoured Combat Defender’s tourney.

This event includes the following activities and/or services:
Has Classes
Has Heavy Fighting activities
Has Rapier and/or Cut & Thrust activities
Has Bardic activities
Has Arts & Sciences activities
Offers a feast or meal

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Site Fees

Fee TypeCost*
Youth (under 19)Free
*SCA Members will receive a $10 member discount off the cost listed above.

Meal Information

Lunch (free with attendance) is vegetable soup with a bun.
Feast ($10 and requires registration prior to event day) will be bread, butter and tomato pesto spread. Pulled pork, bean pot navy beans, cheese noodle bake, and roasted turnip au gratin. Desert is blueberry compote tarts.

Tournament Information

rts & Science Defenders is Unlucky in Love in any medium: Judged on authenticity, creativity, visual appeal, and a 50 woods or less write up.
Armoured Combat Defenders is to be fought without shields. Other legal offhands (including bucklers) and two handed weapons are all allowed. Format to be decided day of.
Bardic Defenders is Unlucky in Love, to be voted on by the populous.
Rapier Defenders is to be a double elimination tournament.
C&T Defenders is to be a London Masters fought with Single Sword, Sword & Baton, Sword & Shield, and Longsword.

Classes Offered

Viscount Saif will be teaching: Fast fun feet flight furiously (Developing speed and explosive footwork; for all disciplines)

Mistress Desiree will be teaching a class on making Haversacks.

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