King’s and Queen’s Rapier Champions 2016

On Saturday October 22nd, in the Barony of Iron Bog, more than 90 rapier fighters contended for the positions of King’s and Queen’s Rapier Champion.  The tournament, run by Master Donovan Shinnock, the outgoing King’s Rapier Champion, followed the traditional two-round format, with the first round being multiple round-robin pools and the second round being … [Read more…]

A Missive Regarding the Next Regional Practice

Morning, Yesterday His Majesty announced war with the Midrealm was imminent (they’re so hostile over there for some reason!). It’s time to prep for battle. To ready the rapier army for war, Carolingia will be hosting another regional rapier practice on Sunday, May 15th from 12-5pm. It’ll take place at the usual location — The … [Read more…]

New Blade Flex Standards in Effect

Effective from today, May 1, 2012, in accordance with the new Society Blade Standards ALL blades must meet the following requirements:   East Kingdom Rapier Combat Rules (Effective May 1, 2012) C.  OFFENSIVE EQUIPMENT (WEAPONS) 1. General Blade Requirements a. In order to be acceptable for use in rapier combat, it must meet certain criteria. … [Read more…]