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Event Details
Jehan's Fencing and Fighting at the Fort Event date: April 29th, 2017
Hosted by Barony of Endewearde - Prospect, ME
Event Last Modified: April 24th, 2017
 
Event details
Long do we wait for the winter to subside, for the ice to melt free the gates of that grand fortress and prepare for the coming season of war!  Though this year we lack the winter and ice, war is still coming to the kingdom and we gather for Jehan’s Fencing and Fighting at the Fort.

Come join us on April 29th for a fun day of armored combat, rapier/C&T combat, and the Endewearde Rapier Champion competition.  All may enter, but the top Endewearden will hold the sword of Jehan for the next year!

General Schedule
Specific details for each area will be posted.
Site opens 9 am
Inspections and activities start 10
Tourneys start 11
Wrap up activities 3
Court ~3:30
Site closes at 4

Event Details

Youth Combat
There will be heavy list Youth Combat in 3 epic rounds!  Stairwell of courage, Barrier of might and weather permitting Ally of Doom!  I WILL have loaner gear on site this year so come one come all fearsome youth and defeat your foes!  There are prizes for each division and the winners of the Baronial Championship at TOL will receive their just rewards

Rattan
There will be a double elimination tournament.

Rapier
Authorizations:  9:00-10:00
Pickup Bouts:  10:00-3:30
Melee Fights:  10:00-1:30
C&T Tourney:  12:30-1:30
Fencing Tourney:  1:30-3:00

A&S
The challenge:  Broaden your horizons.

What this means is that we are not looking for master works here.  I want everyone, both new and vetted, to step outside of their comfort zone and try something they have never done before.  The sky is the limit here folks!

There will be four categories, and a winner for each category.  The categories will be:  fiber arts, metal/woodworking, scribal, and misc (to include, but not be limited to, food and beverage entries).  A populace vote will determine the challenge winners.

Documentation will not be of the typical variety for this challenge.  Instead of mountains of research and references, you will only need to answer a few simple questions (i.e.  why you chose the medium you did, how you made it, what you would do differently, and if you will continue to explore this new art).  A form will be available at a later date to simplify the submission process.

There is no dayboard planned for the event. 

Pets (on a leash 4 feet or shorter) are welcome throughout the Fort, the Fort grounds, and the Visitor's Center.  Pets are not allowed in the Penobscot Narrows Observatory and may not be left in a car unattended.
Site Opens: 9 am
Site Closes: 4 pm
 
Event Location
Fort Knox and Penobscot Narrows Observatory
740 Ft Knox Rd
Prospect, ME  04981
Google Map

Directions:
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Fort+Knox+and+the+Penobscot+Narrows+Observatory/@44.5663845,-68.8051278,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x4cae5cc732bd2043:0x96d044653149be02

 
Registration Fees
Registration: Adult Event Registration:  $10
Adult Member Discount Event Registration:  $5
Children (3-17):  $2
Infants (0-2):  Free

Feast: There is no feast.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA-Maine, Inc.  Endewearde

 
Contact Information
Event Steward:
Alesone Gray of Cranlegh (Wendy Marques)
alesone.gray@gmail.com
(215)880-0391 (no calls after 9 pm)

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