Barleycorn - Ostgardr Provincial Championships

Hosted by Crown Province of Østgarðr - Carmel Hamlet, NY

Event date: September 2nd, 2023

Event Last Modified: August 30th, 2023

Event details

Barleycorn goes back to basics and will host the martial championships for the Crown Province of Ostgardr.  The provincial championships for rattan, fencing, archery, thrown weapons and youth martial will be held on that day.  The Championships are open to both (residents and non-residents of Ostgardr.
Heavy weapons fighters, the Viscount Sir Edward Memorial tournament will be held.  This tournament will have it's traditional written test portion.  Study up on your heraldry and dances!
Children's activities will also be available.
The site is wide and flat (on top of the hill!).  It also has several large covered areas and a barn in case the weather should turn.
Details of the tournaments and classes are on the event website.
PAYPAL registration has ended.  You can still come the day of the event.

Site rule:
Dogs on leashes are allowed (please pick up after them).
Unfortunately, no merchants.
This is a completely dry event. 
No smoking.
No fire pits. 

Schedule of events:
11:00am - Lists open
11:30am - Written portion of the Sir Edward Tournament
12 noon - Youth Martial Activities start (schedule below)
12:30pm - Fencing Championship and Sir Edward Memoria Tournaments start
1:00pm - Archery Championship starts
1:30pm - Thrown Weapons Championship starts
2:30pm - Heavy Weapons Tournament starts
4:00pm - Tournaments end, all lists close
4:30pm - Court

Youth Martial Schedule:
12:00 Check in, armor up, and inspections
12:30 Non-scored warm-ups
1:15 Tournaments by age division
2:00 Youth Championship finals
2:30 Melees and battlefield games

Site Opens: 10am
Site Closes: 6pm

Event Location

Putnam County Veterans Memorial Park
200 Gipsy Trail Rd.
Carmel Hamlet, NY  10512
Google Map


This site can be approached by several directions.  Goggle/GPS are your best ways to get here.

Registration Fees

Adult Member:  $15.00
Adult Non-Member:  $20.00
Child (5-17):  $10.00
Children 4 and under free
No mundane family of four (two adult and two paying children (5-17) will be required to pay for more than three adult member fees.  (Each adult non member will still have to pay the $5.00 non-member surcharge.)
Pre-Registration through PayPal has ended.  You can still come the day of the event.

There is no feast, but a hearty dayboard will be available for all.

Make Checks Payable to: SCA NY inc, Ostgardr

Contact Information

Event Steward:

Alexander MacLachlan
(m.k.a.  Brett Kessler)
Cell Phone:  631-428-7492 (no calls after 10pm)

Send Reservations to:

Hlæfdige Alienor Salton
(m.k.a.  Piglet Evans)
219 W.  106th St., Apt.  1-E
New York, NY 10025-3663

Other Contact Information:

Please contact the gentles below for specific questions:
Heavy Weapons:  Lord Albrecht Anker
Fencing:  Master Brendan Firebow - email:
Youth Combat:  Bóaire Mathghamhain Ua Ruadháin - email:
Thrown Weapons:  Sir Samson - email:
Dayboard (Feastocrat):  Lord Perez Ben Meir Gershon - email:
Youth Activities:  Kunigunde Wedemann - email: