CROWN TOURNAMENT

Saturday October 21st

DESCRIPTION: With the advent of autumn, we gather to choose who from among us will become heir to the Gryphon Thrones. Let all come neigh who stand willing to test their prowess at arms in the bid to become the next Crown Prince and Princess of Artemisia. This day will be a day of pageantry, fun, gallant deeds of arms and song. At days end we joyfully celebrate the birth of a new Crown Prince and Princess for our lands. To celebrate our brave fighters and their consorts we alsocall personal heralds, bards and musicians to prepare challenges, songs and stories that celebrate our kingdom and the honor of the combatants. The festivities will begin at 10 am on October 21, 2017 in the Shire of Cote du Ciel. The tournament will begin at Their Majesties discretion. The tournaments will be held outdoors, rain or shine. The site of the tourney field is about halfway down the Old Main Hill at Utah State University, accessible by stairs or ramp. There are trees to provide shade, but sun shades and canopies are welcomed. There is no feast, but there will be a break for dinner. There will be a silent auction fundraiser; please consider bringing an item to place in the silent auction.

Letters of Intent, including copies of current membership cards and fighter authorization cards (for combatants) should be mailed to the Crown, postmarked no later than the day of Fall Coronation, with copies to the Kingdom Seneschal and Minister of the Lists. The copies to the Kingdom Seneschal and Minister of the Lists may be electronic, but the letter to the Crown MUST be hard copy. Letters to the Crown should be directed to:

M.J. McCorriston 3788 S 8370 W Magna, UT 84044 Tourney Site: Old Main Hill, Utah State University Campus, Logan, Utah 84322.

SCHEDULE: N/A

SITE: Old Main Hill, Utah State University Campus, Logan, Utah 84322.

FEES: dult Event Registration fee is $15; Adult Member Discount Event Registration fee - $10. Minors 17 and under are free. Please make checks payable to: SCA Inc., Shire of Cote du Ciel.

DIRECTIONS: Take your best route to Logan, Utah. From Main Street, turn east on 400 N. Travel 1.3 miles and turn left onto Champ Drive. Follow the SCA signs along the Quad for approximately 100 yards. After the road turns left, go straight into the Purple parking lot. The tourney field will be off the west end of the lot.

AUTOCRATS: Event Steward: Sir Bartholomew Hightower (Dan Watson) 435-770-4315; email EMAIL

Co-Steward: Lord Johan Aguilar de Grenada (Enrique Aquilar) 480-310-5550; email EMAIL

Crown Tourney updates:

It looks like its going to be a chilly day for Crown Tourney this weekend. We've decided to move the tourney field up closer to the parking area to facilitate the rapid loading and unloading of gear, and we're moving court and as many other things as possible indoors to a large auditorium that is about 150 yards from the field. This is the perfect opportunity to get out your woolen clothes. The tentative schedule for the days activities are:

10am - site opens
11am - morning court
12noon - procession of combatants and consorts
1ish - let the fighting begin
3ish - circles and classes
5pm - dinner break
6:30 - court
9pm - site closes

Bart and Juan
Crown Tourney Autocrats

 

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