Who will stand and defend the
honour of Lions Gate and its undoubted Baron and
On the Hallowed Grounds of the Warner Loat Park, on the
twenty-third day of the month of May, three martial champions will
be decided. Those thick of neck and strong of arm may choose to
fight in the Heavy Armoured Combat Tournament. For those that are
more fleet of foot with a cavalier attitude may prefer the Rapier
Combat Tournament. If you laugh at such fighters knowing that with
your hawk-like vision and a steady arm, you can kill them from a
100 yards away, perhaps the Archery Tournament will be your
Choose your weapons. Choose your tournament. Win and you will be
a Champion of Lions Gate.
For those of a more gentler nature, please come and join us as
well. There will be Boules and Croquet. For those with an artistic
nature, I invite you to participate in a competition to produce a
Loat in any medium. I would also invite all our artisans to come
and sell your wares.
Please bring a picnic lunch.
Never been to an SCA event? Newcomers are welcome at this
and every event. Just do your best to dress medievally - a simple
T-Tunic is easy to whip up - and come out to the event. We will
have some loaner garb available if you don't have anything.
Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
09:00 Gate Opens
09:30 Court and Invocations of Lists
Armour inspection begins
10:00 Heavy Tournament
Archery Range Opens
Loat in Any Medium judging
12:00 Archery Tournament
01:30 Rapier Inspection begins
02:00 Rapier Tournament
04:00 Final Court
Takedown immediately after court
Boules, Croquet, and Thrown Weapons will also be
Site Info: Name: Warner Loat Park 4250 Piper Street Burnaby, BC
Directions to Site:
Last Event's Directions:
Make your best way to Highway 1.
Take the Gaglardi Way exit.
Turn right at first light.
Turn left (North) at Caribou.
Turn left at Government.
Turn left at Piper.
Warner Loat Park will be on your left.
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.