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July 05, 2013 to July 07, 2013

Calgary, AB

Autocrat: Peter von Setzingen



Ill omens have been seen. There is unrest in the Barony. The old Baron and Baroness have stepped down. The new liege lords have taken their place, but they are untested.


And the Dragon knows this.


From its lair in the mountains it smells the unease in the Barony, and would strike at us while we are divided. With razor teeth and fiery breath it would sunder our lands and destroy our people. Baron Kraig and Baroness Una call upon their people to unite as one to face this threat to land and life; to take up arms and defend homes and children. And they would call upon their people to choose two champions – a champion of sword, and a champion of arrows – champions with the strength, courage, and honour to slay this Dragon and protect the Barony and its people for the year to come.


The omens all point to a summer battle, therefore Their Excellencies would invite you to join them, July 5-7 to choose their champions and slay this encroaching menace.


During the day there will be a Heavy Championship; an Archery Championship; the always popular archery “roving range”; a rapier tournament; an archery night shoot; youth combat; youth activities; a thrown weapons tournament; a bardic tournament, and A&S activities. Royal Rounds will be run on the field range throughout the weekend for those wishing to record scores. Due to the mundane rules of the club, crossbows are not permitted.


This year will also see the return of the Heavy Fighter Intro contest. There will be a prize for the best introduction of a heavy fighter entering into the Dragonslayer tournament lists. The fighter does not need to be vying for Champion. Also, on Saturday night, we will once again hold a Torchlight Charity Tournament. More details to follow.


The Green Cauldron will be on site providing delicious meals from Friday supper to Sunday breakfast, however no supper will be provided on Saturday. For menus and pricing, you can find them here:


Feast: Once again the Calgary Archer's Club will be providing a great feast. This year the feast will be a steak dinner with grilled veggies and stuffed baked potatoes. Feast is $15 ($7 ages 12 and under) and is separate from the event fee. Feast fee must be paid to Brian at the Calgary Achery Centre; arrangements can be made in person (4855 47 St SE  Calgary, AB T2B 3S5) or by contact him at (403)-255-6830. Pre-registration is required!


Event Stewards: Peter von Setzingen & Bronwyn the Ever-Present (MKA Steve & Simone Haywood); 403-479-8944;


Merchantocrat: contact Pol the Blackfist if you would like to vend your wares on site:


Pre-registration for gate is available here:


Site lnfo: Calgary Archers Club (No street address) Highway 8, Calgary.  Site opens at 5:00pm Friday, and closes 2:00pm Sunday. The Tipi camp site closes at noon Sunday.  Site does not have drinkable water.  Some will be available from merchants, but we recommend you bring some.  Stores and restaurants are nearby. There are no RV hook ups on site. There is no garbage pick-up so be prepared to take your garbage and recycling with you.


Site fee: $15 (youth 15 and under free).  Non-member surcharge:  $5.  Make cheques payable to MCSA.


Site Info:
Name: Calgary Archer's Club
241050 Range Rd 25
Calgary, AB

Directions to Site:

Best route to Alberta Highway 2 (Deerfoot Trail in Calgary) Take Deerfoot to Glenmore Trail W. Glenmore turns into Highway 8 at Sarcee Trail (left-hand turn at the lights). * Follow Highway 8, over Elbow River Bridge. Site is 2nd driveway on the right.


From the West: Highway 1 to Sarcee trail S. At the end of Sarcee turn right onto Highway 8 W. Follow directions from * above.

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