The East Kingdom Earl Marshal (Marshal 1 for this year’s Pennsic) has finalized the marshal conventions for the war. We don’t know when they will be available on the Pennsic site, so we are posting them here for now. View the PDF here: Pennsic XLVIII Marshaling Conventions Significant changes from last year include: Since weapons … [Read more…]
I’m very pleased to say that my web deputy Don Brendan has created a new mailing list for EK Rapier announcements. These announcements will be anything of general interest to the kingdom’s rapier community like rules changes, events within the kingdom that will have fencing at them, practices starting up or moving, etc. Anyone can … [Read more…]
Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 11 AM – 4:30 PMFort Rd, South Portland, ME 04106Marshal in Charge: Mat Wyck This is a fair-weather-only Regional Rapier Practice held outdoors and oceanside at Southern Maine Community College’s Fort Preble in South Portland, Maine. We will be fencing at Fort Preble, a seaside fort from the early 1800s. … [Read more…]
The new East Kingdom Minister of Lists, Olivia Baker, has established new forms for authorization documentation. See this page for the latest versions.
This weekend the traditional Bear Pit tourneys were held at Market Day at Birka. The format is a 10 foot by 10 foot list. Combatants can be killed according to the usual rules of combat or by being driven out of bounds of the list with both feet. A single foot out of bounds results … [Read more…]