[Ansteorra] Coronation Cancelled
chiara.francesca at gmail.com
Sat Jan 13 19:48:38 PST 2007
King's Champion is scheduled for Jagermeister actually.
http://coronet.ansteorra.org/ the calendar they posted on their page has
that on there.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Zakes" <dontivar at gmail.com>
To: "Kingdom of Ansteorra - SCA, Inc." <ansteorra at lists.ansteorra.org>
Sent: Saturday, January 13, 2007 9:26 PM
Subject: Re: [Ansteorra] Coronation Cancelled
> At 11:46 AM 1/13/2007, you wrote:
>>King's Champion Tourney has been at Coronation for several years now
>>and that hasn't caused a problem. I don't see it as much different.
>> But then, I'm not a fighter<G>
> Umm... yes, there's a bit of difference between Queen's Champion and
> King's Champion. Queen's is one of the longest-running tournaments in
> Ansteorra. It was started in AS 15 by Ansteorra's second Queen, HRM
> Joycelyn (I *think* only Steppes Warlord and Namron Protectorate have
> been around longer.) No offense to the folks on the armored side of
> the field, but King's Champion is a comparative latecomer, having
> only been around for the last ten years or so.
> Queen's is the preeminent rapier tournament in the Known World, and a
> marvellous expression of the love Ansteorran rapier fighters have for
> Her Majesty. The entire focus of the event is on the Queen; even His
> Majesty takes a back seat on that day.
> All that being said, will having Coronation at Queen's cause a
> problem? *I* don't think so. We've done it before (TRM Kein &
> Alisha's second coronation, IIRC) when the schedules just wouldn't
> work any other way. It'll be a bit of a challenge to squeeze two
> major kingdom events into a single day with only two weeks of
> prep-time, but we're Ansteorrans, challenges don't frighten us.
> -Tivar Moondragon
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