Mountain Edge Defenders
Tourney Yamhill County,
March 25, 2017
Are you a fighter? The
Shire of Mountain Edge welcomes all to our 13th Defenders Tourney
where there will be competition to choose our heavy armored combat
and rapier Defenders.
- A competitor must have current
proof of membership in the SCA
- The Shire discourages dual
Defenderships (although we admire your
- The Defender may not compete to
win two years in a row.
- The Defender shall maintain the
livery in a reasonable manner and return it at next year's Defender
tourney. If tailoring or repairs are needed please let us
- The Defender will help plan
next year's tournament.
- The Defender agrees to attend
the following years Defenders Tournament to relinquish the livery
- The livery shall be the
Defender's to wear for the year he/she is the Defender.
- The Defender will be granted
free entry to any event the Shire of Mt. Edge sponsors or
co-sponsors for the year he/she hold the title.
Please contact Sora the Broken
Hearted at auster(at)onlinemac.com, in advance, if you plan to
compete. This is not required but will make it easier for the
current Defenders to design this year's fighting
11:30 Armored tourney
Immediately after the Armored
tourney ends, Rapier equipment inspection and then the Rapier
Other Activities: A&S
- bring anything that you're working on.
Enjoy the company of other artisans. An experienced knitter
will be on-site. Games and pastimes. Some children's
The site fee includes beverages,
snacks and a light lunch. A dessert will be served just prior
to closing moot/Defender investiture. Disposable feast gear
will be provided.
Site opens at 10:00 am and
closes at 5 pm.
Adult members - $10 (must show
proof of membership)
+ additional $5 for
Under 18 - free!
Please make checks payable to "Shire of Mountain Edge, SCA
Co-Autocrats: Tamar the Serene
(Kath Blankenbiller) at tamar-kb(at)comcast.net, 971-832-8989
and Sora the Broken-Hearted (Sheila Auster) at
auster(at)onlinemac.com , 503-474-1588
Name: Yamhill Valley Heritage Center
11275 SW Durham Lane
McMinnville, OR 97128
Directions to Site:
From the North: Take 99W through
Newberg towards McMinnville. Turn left onto Highway 18. After
passing the 99W exit, turn left onto Durham Lane. The Heritage
Center is on the right. (It is on the corner of Durham Lane and
Highway 18 - Three big buildings with rusting farm equipment out
From the South: Take 99W
towards McMinnville turn left on Durham Lane (if you get to the
city proper you have gone too far.) Go down Durham Lane until you
see the Heritage Center on the left. (If you get to Highway 18 you
have just passed it).
We are in the Activities
Building - the one straight back from the entrance. Look for a
banner on the entrance door.