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Champions Tournament

May 14, 2016
Lions Gate

Vancouver, BC

Autocrat: Cassandra Wineday of Newingate device2262OP


Barony of Lions Gate

Champions Tourney and Celebration

May 14, 2016


We invite all to attend our festivities to choose our Heavy, Thrown Weapons, Archery, and Rapier champions.  Imagine a lovely picnic in the park while cheering your favourite contestants.  We will have merchants*, outdoor games and much conversation.

In the evening we will be having a GRAND CELEBRATION, just 5km down the road.  Help us celebrate Lions Gates 40th Anniversary, the SCA's 50th Anniversary and the tournament winners.  We will also be having a

Cake Auction, cause who can have a celebration without cake, to benefit The Barony of Lions Gate.

The main dishes for the potluck (Turkey and Ham) will be provided by the Barony of Lions Gate.  Potluck contributions by modern last names are: A-H starches, I-P fruit/veggies, Q-Z, Desserts. 

Please see the Barony of Lions Gate Facebook page for more event information.


Site Fee: $15 per site or $20 for both sites.   (Members Discount of $5 applies.)  Youth 18 and under are free.

(Make checks payable to Barony of Lions Gate).

Champions Schedule of Events

9am Site opens, Warner Loat Park

9:15am lists open for all Champion Tournaments

9:30am, Opening Court

10:00am, Archery and Thrown Weapon range opens, armour inspection for Rapier begins.

11:00am, Archery and Rapier tournaments Begin.

12:30pm, Heavy armour inspection begins

1:00pm, Heavy Tournament begins.

1:30pm, Thrown Weapons tournament begins.

3:30pm, Court, Investiture of Champions.

5:00pm, Warner Loat site closes.

5:00pm, Celebration (Slovenian) Hall Opens

6:00pm, Bar opens  (ABSOLUTLEY NO Outside Alcohol on site please)

6:30pm, Pot Luck begins

8:00pm, Cake Auction

8:30pm, Final Court

9:00pm, Dancing, bardic, etc.


11:30, hall closes.

Champions Tournament (Part I)                   

9am to 5pm                                                    

Warner Loat Park                                          

4252 Piper Avenue, Burnaby BC                  


Lions Gate Celebration (Part II)                                 

5pm to 11:30pm

Slovenian Hall

5762 Sprott St. Burnaby, BC


Event Steward

Ladyship Cassandra Wineday of Newingate, GdS, Silver Pillar          604-358-0059 (cell) or 604-585-9607


Volunteers will be greatly appreciated, please contact the Event Steward

*No Food Merchants are permitted on this site.


Site Info:
Name: Warner Loat Park
4250 Piper Street
Burnaby, BC

Directions to Site:

Warner Loat Park:

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.


Slovenian Hall from Warner Loat Park

Head north on Piper Ave toward Winston St.

Turn left onto Winston St.

Continue onto Sperling Ave

Sperling Ave turns slightly left and becomes Kensington Ave.

Turn right onto Sprott, St.

Destination will be on the left.

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