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==Introduction==
 
==Introduction==
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*[[:Category:Warhorses | The East Kingdom Horses]]
  
 
For the most part we practice the games of skill that squires and other mounted warriors would have partaken in. This includes hitting the quintain, "jousting" at rings, spear throwing, and stabbing objects on the ground. In addition, we do sword work against inanimate objects. As well, we have begun doing Mounted Crest Combat. Most often you will see us executing an obstacle course including many of the above elements and sometimes includes archery from horseback. We also do light contact jousting and perform cavalry maneuvers.
 
For the most part we practice the games of skill that squires and other mounted warriors would have partaken in. This includes hitting the quintain, "jousting" at rings, spear throwing, and stabbing objects on the ground. In addition, we do sword work against inanimate objects. As well, we have begun doing Mounted Crest Combat. Most often you will see us executing an obstacle course including many of the above elements and sometimes includes archery from horseback. We also do light contact jousting and perform cavalry maneuvers.
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==History==
 
==History==
  
The equestrian activities were brought to the East by (need to confirm details)
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The East has a long history of equestrian activities. The first Equestrian Champions were selected in 1997.
 
 
'''Lineage of Champions'''
 
{|{{tablestyle1}}
 
! King's Champion
 
! Queen's Champion
 
! Year
 
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|[[Julian le Scot]]
 
|[[Cailean MacKenzie]]
 
|  1999
 
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|[[Madeline Olafsdottir]]
 
|[[Ellen du Grandchamp]]
 
|  2000
 
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|[[Brion Tarragon]]
 
|[[Eleanor fitzPatrick]]
 
|  2001
 
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|[[Elaine de Caer Llynnedd]]
 
|[[Julian le Scot]]
 
|  2002
 
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|[[Martin Quicksilver]]
 
|[[Duncan Kerr]]
 
|  2002
 
|-
 
|[[Eleanor fitzPatrick]]
 
|[[Ankara Lig Niki]]
 
|  2003
 
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|[[Brion Tarragon]]
 
|[[Martin Quicksilver]]
 
|  2004
 
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|[[Duncan Kerr]]
 
|[[Randal of the Dark]]
 
|  2005
 
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|[[Kiena Stewart]]
 
|[[Katherine Stanhope]]
 
|  2006
 
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|[[Alana of Skye]]
 
|[[Angus O'Neill]]
 
|  2007
 
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|[[Ellen du Grandchamp]]
 
|[[Doucette de Verdun]]
 
|  2008
 
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|[[Katherine Stanhope]]
 
|[[Sylvia du Vey]]
 
|  2009
 
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|[[Kiena Stewart]]
 
|[[Franquiete du Grandchamp]]
 
|  2010
 
|-
 
|}
 
  
 
==Officers==
 
==Officers==
  
'''Kingdom Equestrian Officer''': Duchess [[Katherine Stanhope]]
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'''Kingdom Equestrian Officer''': Baroness [[Doucette de Verdun]]
  
'''Deputy Kingdom Equestrian Officer''': Lady [[Sylvia duVey]]
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'''Deputy Kingdom Equestrian Officer''': Mistress [[Ellen du Grandchamp]]
  
 
'''Southern Region Marshal''': Baroness [[Doucette de Verdun]]
 
'''Southern Region Marshal''': Baroness [[Doucette de Verdun]]
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'''Central Region Marshal''': Duchess [[Katherine Stanhope]]
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'''Northern Region Marshal''': Mistress [[Ellen du Grandchamp]]
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==Articles==
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*[[Dressing the SCA Horse]]
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*[[Dressing the SCA Rider]]
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*[[Dagged Saddle Cloths]]
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*[[Heads]]
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*[[Reeds]]
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*[[Ring Tilting]]
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==More Information==
 
==More Information==
[http://www.sca.org/officers/equestrian/index.html Society Equestrian Office Website]
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*[[King's and Queen's Equestrian Champions]]
 
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*[http://www.sca.org/officers/equestrian/index.html Society Equestrian Office Website]
[http://www.eastkingdom.org/equestrian/ Kingdom Equestrian Website]
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*[http://www.eastkingdom.org/equestrian/ Kingdom Equestrian Website]
  
 
[[Category:Glossary]]
 
[[Category:Glossary]]

Latest revision as of 19:13, 7 September 2015

Introduction

For the most part we practice the games of skill that squires and other mounted warriors would have partaken in. This includes hitting the quintain, "jousting" at rings, spear throwing, and stabbing objects on the ground. In addition, we do sword work against inanimate objects. As well, we have begun doing Mounted Crest Combat. Most often you will see us executing an obstacle course including many of the above elements and sometimes includes archery from horseback. We also do light contact jousting and perform cavalry maneuvers.

"The games really display a partnership between horse and rider. Not everyone needs to own a horse and medieval tack to participate. Ground crews to help reset targets and assist the riders are always welcome. In fact it is a great way to get introduced to our activities! Of course, spectators are highly encouraged." - SCADemo.com

History

The East has a long history of equestrian activities. The first Equestrian Champions were selected in 1997.

Officers

Kingdom Equestrian Officer: Baroness Doucette de Verdun

Deputy Kingdom Equestrian Officer: Mistress Ellen du Grandchamp

Southern Region Marshal: Baroness Doucette de Verdun

Central Region Marshal: Duchess Katherine Stanhope

Northern Region Marshal: Mistress Ellen du Grandchamp

Articles


More Information