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The Forty-Third Year

30th Anniversary/Championship -- Silver Desert

August 8-10, 2008 (AS XLIII)

Red Rock Volunteer Fire Station,
Reno, NV

From The Page (July, 2008):

Join us as we Return To Tradition. A traditional Silver Desert Champion proved that he or she was a well rounded gentleman or lady that knew about archery, fighting, dancing, chess and Other Important Things. Anyone may enter any competition. To contend for Champion, you must enter 7 of the 10. The winner of each gets a small prize and points are awarded in each contest (3 for 1st, 2 for 2nd, 1 for 3rd.) At the end of the event, the Champion will be the person who entered at least 7 contests & has the most points. Contests; Weird Weapons list (odd combinations - no sword and shield), Chess. Archery, Dance, a quest, bardic, A&S. "Name That Poison" (over 21 only - ID. what is in the glass), heraldry. Trivia.

Site Information: Red Rock Volunteer Fire Station / (address omitted) / Reno NV 89508. Site opens at 4 pm Friday and closes at 5 pm Sunday. Site fee: $5 members, $8 non members. Children under 10 free. Checks payable to "SCA,Inc. - Silver Desert"

Autocrat: Siobhan ni Seaghdha (contact info omitted).

Description of this event (if any), taken from The Page, or from memory of at least one person who attended the event.

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