Like last year, Dominionites took first (Hrólf) and second place (Robert) in the Grand Pentathlon at the Festival of the Passing of the Ice Dragon. A team entry that included Elska and Robert took the special 5-in-1 prize as well. Further, Lord Hrólf received a writ for elevation to the Order of the Laurel. Vivant!
At Coronation, Lord Simon was inducted into the Order of White Scarf in recognition of his prowess in fencing! Vivat!
Our application to participate in the parade on Thursday, May 30, has been accepted. All Myrkies and friends are invited to don their garb and gear and walk as a group. We did this two years ago in order to raise awareness of the SCA. We smile and wave and hand out flyers as we … Continue reading Ithaca Festival Parade
At the Barony of Delfwood’s Feast of the Seven Deadly Sins, Robert was inducted into the order of the Fleur d’Æthelmearc for his work in making shoes and related footwear and teaching the same. Further, Elska á Fjárfelli organized the Region 5 Brewing Competition there on the same day and Robert took the prize with his … Continue reading Robert of Ferness Recognized
At the Third Annual Holiday Shoot hosted by the Shire of Coppertree, Elska achieved 2nd place and Hrólfr took 7th. One range consisted of a dozen holiday-themed targets at 20 yards, and a second separate range offered a half-dozen 3-D beasts (boar, bear, coyote, fox, woodchuck, and raccoon) at various distances. Well-shot!
Robert of Ferness was named champion at yesterday’s event, where he entered the competition with his “10th-Century Embroidered Turnshoes and Bone Ice Skates” project. He succeeds the former champion, Hrólfr á Fjárfelli, also a Myrkie. Hrólfr served as a judge at the championship as well. Our own Simon á Fjárfelli took the youth title, succeeding … Continue reading Myrkies Win Kingdom Arts & Sciences Championships
At the annual Harvest Raid event in Heronter / Coronation of Anna Leigh as the kingdom’s new queen, recognition was given to those who operated the kingdom bar at Pennsic and/or contributed beverages to make it an outstanding success. Five Myrkies were amongst those awarded a Golden Escarbuncle for service: Cristina inghean Ghriogair, Elska á … Continue reading Harvest Raid & Coronation Report
The Dominion of Myrkfaelinn once lay within the boundaries of the East Kingdom, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. A few Myrkies attended the big event to mark this special occasion on the weekend just past. Aside from being an especially large event, EK50 had numerous in-depth historical displays of each of their current … Continue reading East Kingdom 50th Birthday (EK50)
Lord Hrólfr Á Fjárfelli was inducted into the Order of the Keystone this past weekend at the Kingdom A&S Faire and Queen’s Prize Tournament, for all the work he is doing in the Dominion as exchequer, archery marshal, your combat marshal in training, autocrat, and anywhere else help is needed. Vivat!
Myrkies did well at the Scarlet Guard Inn Archery Festival VI this past weekend, with four of us (Elska, Simon, Mary, Robert) completing the Iron Tassel challenge as well as winning the archery-golf competition and the splendid hoods (see photo below). Hrólf ran a novelty range all day as well and we thank him for … Continue reading The Scarlet Guard Inn Archery Festival VI