Unto the populous of the glorious Midrealm do Jaime, Baron of the Flame and his lady, Baroness Eleanor send greetings. This year will mark 46 years of the Flame hosting our ever growing charity tournament.
This year, to enter the Armored Combat tournament we are asking that a donation of a childs toy or coat (please read the centers wish list below) be brought with each entrant to cover their tournament entrance fee.
For our Rapier Charity tournament we are asking for 1 donation of a pet supply. Please find our charities wish list below.
Jaime and Eleanor
*****Note to combatants: when signing in with the list mistress you must bring your site token and donations!*****
Armored Combat Tournaments
The novice tournament is open to anyone who has been an authorized fighter for three or less years, never won a tournament, nor received a Kingdom level combat award. Please note that novice does not mean new and anyone meeting this criteria is encouraged to enter. This tournament will be fought as a single elimination speed tourney.
The Christmas Tourney:
As is tradition, the entry fee will be a toy going to provide Christmas for Children living in poverty through Baxter's Community Center (Basketballs, foot balls, babydolls (dolls of color preferred) and board games, are favorites of the children!. We will also be accepting winter coats for Children in Need. 1 Coat = <entry fee>.
The tournament will begin with fighters being sorted into even pools , exact numbers of fighters and pools will depend on the number of entrants . Double kills count as a loss for each fighter during the pool section. The top six fighters from each pool will emerge into our double elimination bracket tourney. The finals will be fought best of five in an alternating weapon styles, with no repeating styles. First weapon style is at the direction of Her Majesty. If she is not present, His Majesty will decide; second is at the direction of the Baroness of the Flame; third is at the direction of the participant with the fewest thus far. Subsequent bouts at the agreement of the fighters. Anyone not authorized in the directed weapon style will fight Sword and Buckler for that round.
The Largesse Tourney:
Following the end of the Christmas tourney, a special tournament will be held. The 20 combatants who donated the most charitable goods at the list tables will be invited to take part in our Largesse Tourney. This will be a bracketed single elimination tournament fought with Sword and Buckler.
Early Tourney: will begin immediately after the morning royal court. Format TBD
Christmas Charity Tourney: Requires a donation on the shelter wish lists (PDF located below Barons Message). one and only one, extra life, otherwise a standard double elimination tourney.
If time permits advanced authorizations, melee scenarios will occur.
Winter Archery Shoot
Cancelled due to weather. Silly Mother Nature!