A Grand Day of Tournaments

November 4, 2017                       at the Barony of Cynnabar

Illustration from page 74 of Alte Armatur und Ringkunst


All tournaments are subject to change.

***Very Important Society Rules:

All fighters MUST present their blue card, authorization card and site token at the list table before signing in to fight - THERE WILL BE ABSOLUTELY NO "VOUCHING" FOR FIGHTERS.

Also, note that we will be strictly enforcing the Society appearance standard rules for combatants upon the field: All authorized combatants and warranted Marshals shall disguise, cover, or remove modern corporate logos and sport gear unless necessary for medical reasons. Special attention should be paid to appearance and the atmosphere of a medieval event should be maintained.

Armored Combat
"Cellachstenics" will be offered at 9:15 am (before court) to help you warm up.
Armored tournaments will start inside immediately following morning court, as follows:

  • Her Majesty's Spear Tournament
  • Pool Style Tournament
  • Christians vs. the Lion Tournament
  • All-Day Pick-Up Area (weather permitting)
  • Click for more armored tournament information

    Please Note: Armored Youth Combat will not be available due to weather, but a Youth Combat Information session for youth and their parents is available from 3:00-4:00 pm in Classroom 9.

    Rapier Combat
  • Early Bird Dagger Tournament
  • Dice Bear Pit
  • Pools Challenge Tourney
  • Double Elimination Tournament
  • Melee Practice
  • Cut & Thrust Prowess Tournament
  • Armour as Worn Tournament
  • Click for more rapier tournament descriptions

    Thrown Weapons
    Click for more thrown weapons information

    A&S Tournament (NEW!)
    Click for more A&S tournament information

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    November 4, 2017

    Liberty School
    7265 N. Ann Arbor Road
    Ann Arbor, Michigan 48176
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    Gate opens at 9:00 am
    Event closes by 7:30 pm

    No alcohol, smoking, or drugs allowed on site.

    Site designed by Genoveva von Lübeck and inspired by Alte Armatur und Ringkuns
    an illustrated manual of martial knowledge
    by Meister Hans Talhoffer in 1459
    Book images courtesy and copyright of
    The Royal Library, Denmark

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