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The Forty-Seventh Year

March Crown Tournament

March 22-24, 2013 (AS XLVII)

San Benitos County Fairgrounds,
Tres Pinos, CA

From The Page (January, 2013):

Come bear witness and join Their Majesties, Obadiah and Ascelin, as They hold the tournament to determine who shall be Their heirs!

Site Information: San Benito County Fairgrounds, (address), Tres Pinos, CA 95075.
Event Hours: Fri Noon- Sun 4pm
Site Fee: $15 for members, $5 NMS, $8 for children 12 and over, family cap $38 not counting NMS for adults
Autocrat: Staffan Arffuidsson (contact info omitted).


From The Page (March, 2013):

Come bear witness and join Their Majesties, Obadiah and Ascelin, as They hold the tournament to determine who shall be Their heirs! In addition, there will be activities in the A&S pavilion, which will include a Friday Night Bardic, and the Wreath of Athena display and some hands on classes.

From Their Majesties: Come now Our List to select Our Successors. Hear now that We invite Our Princes & Princesses, Earls, Dukes Our Knights, & all sworn fighters to help forge the blade that will lead our Kingdom to War this summer. Choose to be the hammer or the anvil & join in Our Crown List to test the mettle of he or she who will ascend by right of arms after Us. All may enter upon the 6 fields of the day. Those upon their field will each fight the other forging the steel until a champion is determined. The victors from the fields who wish to contend for the crown will continue in the Lists double elimination as the hammers retire to the rose field to continue the training of the future hopeful. We wish all to fly the banners of their house’ & ladies’ upon their fields for beauty, re-known & the pageantry of the day. Bring your portable holes. Know all who attend that this is a day of glory upon the field will take many more hands to accomplish, we will need extra marshals & list persons to record the victors of each field so come take the best seat in the house for the grand tournament & volunteer for your King and Queen.

Site Information: San Benito County Fairgrounds, (address omitted), Tres Pinos, CA 95075.
Event Hours: Fri Noon- Sun 4pm
Site Fee: $15 for members, $20 for Non Members, and WKWC is available. Make checks payable to “SCA, Inc. – Kingdom of the West.”
Autocrat: Staffan Arffuidsson

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