Our annual Sergeants, Yeoman and Gallants
event is coming up on July 25-27.
This year, we do not have any candidates for
Instead of testing, we are making this an
opportunity for learning. There will be classes on all the topics
that a candidate would be tested on, to prepare those people who
would take the tests in future. These classes are also open to
anyone else who has a general interest in that topic, or wants to
see what a Sergeant has to do.
The schedule for the event:
4pm - Site opens
9am - Opening court, words from the Sergeants.
10am - Castles and Fortifications
11am - Strategy
12pm - Arms and Armor
1pm - Lunch
2pm - Armoured Combat
3pm - Rapier
4pm - Combat Archery
5pm - Dinner
7pm - Dance
8pm - Bardic
9am - Games
10am - Heraldry
11am - Persona Development
12pm - Archery range opens for practice and Royal Rounds
2pm - range closes
4pm - site closes
All classes will be consistent with the
standards required for Sergeants Testing.
The classes are open to anyone who wants to
take them, not only those who would apply. They are all going to be
recognized for TUTR credit. Some classes cost a few dollars for
The site is Cobble Hill Hall, at 3550 Watson Ave in Cobble
To get there, take Highway 1 to Cobble Hill.
Turn west on Hutchinson Rd off the highway, then right on
Prices will be $20 for the weekend, with no
NMS. Youths 13-17 $10, 12 and under free.
Site opens at 4pm Friday, and closes at 4pm Sunday.
Pets permitted, on leash only.
We hope to see you there!
Site Info: Name: Cobble hill Hall 3055 Watson Rd Cobble Hill, BC V0R 1L0
Directions to Site:
Last Event's Directions:
The site is located in
Cobble Hill at the Fairground. Directions to the site:
From Duncan (driving
South on the TransCanada Highway): Turn right at the Cobble Hill
Road traffic light (opposite Valleyview Shopping Centre and
Cowichan Bay Road). Follow Cobble Hill Road to Cobble Hill
village--- then follow the signs. 3550 Watson Road Cobble
From Victoria (driving
North on the TransCanada Highway): Turn left at Hutchinson Road
(3rd traffic light after Mill Bay Centre)--- then follow the
There is water on site
as well as flush toilets (yay!) Above ground fires are
Note that the above Weather and Map information is generated from the site address and can be easily confused. The weather will say if its for the branch or for the site. It will be for the site if the site can be found, but this again is not always the case, and if the site is some distance from the branch then the weather may be different.