Rapier Practice-returning to mask requirement

Greetings rapier fighters: The greater Austin area has entered Stage 4 of it’s Covid-19 guidelines. Accordingly, we’re going to require masking for all participants (except when socially distant and hydrating), and strongly recommend that non or partially vaccinated people not participate. Guidelines by stage can be found here: https://www.austintexas.gov/sites/default/files/files/Health/Vaccine%20Risk%20Based%20Guidance%20V11_No%20Threshold_EN-051821.pdf Staging data can be found here: … Read more

Bardshal Midsummer Revel

Greetings Barony ~ these are exciting times and we are actually going LIVE PLAY !! June 19th 2021 from 10am to 6pm What a great time to celebrate our friendships and kinships with a day event. We will be able to reacquaint ourselves with our personas, our fighting, and our arts !! The Barony needs … Read more

What’s happening this week in Bryn Gwlad?

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Join us for virtual and in-person activities in Bryn Gwlad this week!Tuesday is our busiest night. 7PM – Tuesday 4 May 2021 – Virtual Populace Hangout in Discord 7PM – Tuesday 4 May 2021 – In-Person Rapier Practice at Beverly Sheffield Park Restrictions apply. Read the in-person activity status page or the calendar description for … Read more

Rapier practice: Tuesdays at 7pm until further notice

Beverly S. Sheffield Northwest District Park7000 Ardath St, Austin, TX 78757(near tennis courts) Until we have functional lighting, we’re starting at 7pm to make the most of the natural light. Masks required regardless of vaccination statusLoaner armor by appointment only-contact the rapier marshal. All rules from: https://ansteorra.org/martial-kingdom/ansteorra-martial-practices-reopen-plan/ apply In the event of weather concerns, I’ll … Read more

Update: Adult, outdoor, martial practices can resume (with restrictions)

The Ansteorran Earl Marshal has released new guidance for adult, outdoor martial activities. “Effective May 1st all adult martial practices resume with alignment to Society event restrictions” Ansteorra Martial Reopening Guidance The Bryn Gwlad In-Person Activity Status page has been updated Future updates will follow once we know if/how this impacts the current Kingdom A&S … Read more

Rapier Practice: Go for this week

Bryn Gwlad is back in phase 2, which means practice is happening this week. Tuesday April 27th Beverly S. Sheffield Northwest District Park7000 Ardath St, Austin, TX 78757(near tennis courts) Since the lights weren’t working last time, we’re starting at 7pm to make the most of the natural light. Masks required regardless of vaccination status … Read more

Rapier Practice: Tuesday April 13th, 7:30PM

Greetings! Bryn Gwlad is still in phase 2, and I’m seeing no sign of a local surge in cases, so we’ll resume official rapier practice this coming Tuesday. No loaner equipment will be available unless pre-arranged with the marshal. Masks are required. Complete current guidelines for participation can be found here: https://ansteorra.org/martial-kingdom/ansteorra-martial-practices-reopen-plan/ Given that vaccination … Read more

Weekly Activity Lineup! Here we go…

Join us for virtual and in-person activities in Bryn Gwlad this week! Tuesday is our busiest night. If you’d like to see different activities or things on different days, don’t hesitate to reach out to our officers by email or to chime in via one of our social media platforms. 7PM – Tuesday 10 Nov … Read more

Yup, you guessed it! Here’s this week’s Activity Line Up!

Bryn Gwlad has several activities lined up this week. Some are virtual, some are on different platforms, and one is an in-person activity. Check out the details below and see what activities you can attend! 7pm Tuesday, 3 Nov — Populace in the Virtual Park! Virtual hangout in the Baronial Discord Come, chat, geek out … Read more

Tuesday Rundown – 13 October 2020

Here’s the lineup of activities to look forward to this week! For links to virtual spaces, check the baronial calendar! Tuesday (tonight!) 13 Oct – 7 PM Rapier Drills in Discord with Orazio and kolfinna Heraldic Consultation in Discord with Sigrun Virtual Populace Hangout in Discord Wednesday (tomorrow!) 14 October – 7pm Barsdhal (Bastrop-area) Meet … Read more

Tuesday Reminders!

. Virtual Populace Hangout in Discord tonight! Please consider dropping into voice to chat with us! . Rapier drills during PiP in Discord, starting at 7pm! Join Orazio as he runs us through a warm up, strengthening drills, and skill drills! Knock off that rust! Minecraft Challenges – Let’s do them again! We had great … Read more

Are you excited?! Join us for Populace hangout tonight in Discord

Tonight, 7pm, BG Discord server! Virtual populace hangout! Join is voice or text chat until 9p. Rapier drills with Orazio! Warm up, Stretch, hone your muscles and learn stuff! Heraldic consultations with Sigrun Minecraft building and event prep! Hop into discord and get your systems ready for our event on Saturday!!! Join the discord server … Read more

VPiP — Tuesday Training — NCA Video Available — Event Prep for You!

Join us tonight for a virtual populace hangout in Discord! https://discord.gg/kCT4fRu Introduce yourself if you are new to the server Join the “populace” voice channel Want to brush the rust off your rapier muscles? Join us for an hour-long (come and go as you like) session with warm up, stretches, and rapier strengthening drills https://discord.gg/kCT4fRu … Read more

PiP Tonight – Minecraft Challenge Begins – Rapier Drills

We have a busy night tonight! Tonight is our weekly populace hangout in Discord. Join the server, hang out, talk, see people’s faces. Orazio and I will be running rapier drills starting at 7pm to 8pm in Discord. All skill levels welcome. Join us in the tuesday-training voice channel. We will do: 6 minute warmup … Read more

Upcoming Activities in May!

Good morrow to the Barony! We have a few activities that have been added to the calendar I want to draw your attention to. Check them out below! 19 May (tonight) – Populace in the Virtual Park1900 – 2100 CSTVoice/video chat in the Baronial Discord Server 24 May – Flameworks Guild Watch Party1400 – 1530 … Read more

Virtual Combat Resources!

Have you been searching for a way to keep up your combat skills while we are sheltering in place? Well, SCAdians all around have been putting together online classes, demos, and discussions that you can join in on! Knowne World SCA Virtual Fighter Practice (Facebook Group) SCA Virtual Classroom and Artisan Display (Facebook Group) Virtual … Read more