Event Main Contact (Event Steward): Bridgit of Guernsey
Date: February 14 , 2009
Site opens at: 12:00 AM on February 14th 2009
Site closes at: 12:00 AM
Oak Grove Grange Hall
2700 Oak Grove Rd.
Rickreall, OR 97313
Winters End on the Feast of
Rapier Champions Tourney and A&S
It is time to celebrate the
Ending of Winter, join us upon the Feast of St Valentine as
we enter the Courts of Love in Terra Pomaria. There will be a
Rapier Tournament and a contest of knowledge and skill to
choose our new Champions. (More details below)
Since this IS the Feast of St
Valentine, we invite you to demonstrate your adoration for
the one who has inspired you with poetry, song, small gifts,
and with your best chivalric manners. The populace shall
judge who has shown the highest honor and they will be
proclaimed before all as desert is served.
This is a one day event
starting at 9:00 am and ending at 10:00 PM. Site is dry,
please bring a pot luck dish with enough to serve 8 and your
group along with a serving utensil and list of
Site Fees; Adult
$10 Youth 5 to 17
$5 Family cap
$35 Nonmember surcharge
$3 Make checks payable to SCA INC
Barony of T.P.
Event Steward Brigit of
Guernsey (Beth Harrison)
directions at the bottom of this posting
9:00 AM Gate
10:00 AM Sign up for Rapier
Tourney (you can compete without intending to be
11:00 AM Opening
Court. Contestants for the Champions
shall present themselves and declare their intent to
compete to their Excellencies.
NOON Lunch is served
12:30 Arts And Sciences
Champion judging begins.
12:30 Rapier Champions and
Tournament of Roses begins
3:00 PM Lunch
3:00 Armored Fighters
4:00 PM Bring your Pot-Luck
dish in to be set up for the Feast
5:00 PM Pot Luck feast
begins and will continue through court
6:00 PM Court begins
Details about the Rapier
Bring the person of your
choice to stand as your inspiration. They will be given
roses, one is theirs as a keepsake and in exchange they shall
giveyou a favor to keep.When a bout is lost the inspiration
gives one of their roses to the winner. Eventually there
shall be only one who will be holding a complete bouquet. The
others will have one rose to keep. You do not have to enter
for the Championship to particpat in the Tourney. If you
don’t have someone to ask to stand as inspiration we can help
with that. There will be ribbons and items available to use
for favors and the Barony will provide the Roses. This is a
wonderful opportunity to act with chivalry and drama, come
join us and help make it memorable.
Details of the Arts and
Please present letter of
intent and be at Opening Court at 11:30 AM.
You may compete in all
catagories if you choose.
To qualify for Champion you
must have three entries.
You will need expertise in
one of the three entries and working knowledge in the other
two. The intent is to challenge you to spread your wings
and try something new.
You will be asked to
present your entries and answer questions related to your
entry. The intent is to get a view of what your are
intending and to give you an opportunity to describe any
adaptations, interpretations and changes you may have
Please provide some
documentation about your entry to assist the judges in
evaluating your entry.
Scoring will use the
Kingdom A&S judging format.
All judges scores are
tallied with the highest score becoming our
If you wish to enter the
competition to gain feedback from the judges, but not compete
for the overall championship, you are encouraged to do
You may enter but not compete for Champion and you are
encouraged to do so.
Suggestions and the Categories for this years competition are
available on Terra Pomaria’s website.