Around the Manor
Preparing for the tournament
Above: Lady Veronica with Masters Parker and Jack
Below: Lords Christopher and Michael A confer
The Consecration of the Champion
The Blessing of the Fighters
Sir Carl watches as Sir Christian and Lord Michael D fight the season's first bout
Sir Robert vs. Lord Christopher T with longswords:
A powerful stroke from below
...and a takedown.
Sirs John and Carl fight with sword and buckler
Our knights represented
Sir Christian and Lord Janusz reprise their closing messer bout from September 2010
The view from the gallery
"In which Sir Robert, seeking after renown, did challenge two comers at the axe,...
...wherein the edge of the list was struck...
...and its fence compromised...
...to the astonishment of all."
Sir Christian awaits his opponent
Sir Christian vs. Lord Christopher V at the barrier
Sir Robert and Lord Michael D with spears
Above: Sir John and son. Below left: Lord Janusz. Below right: Lord Michael D in great helm
L: Sirs Christian and Robert with swords and bucklers R: The herald Lord Michael A
Lords Janusz and Christopher T "at push of lance" (above), with Sir Christian watching (below)
Done for the day
Sirs John and Robert
Lord Michael D vs. Sir John
Young Master Jack
Updated May 26, 2011