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Hammer and Annville III 2014

Heavy Fighting, Archery, Classes, Chess tourney and A&S competition
(site is very very dry)

Saturday September 20th

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Fighting starts at 11:00 AM

 

The Shire of Okenshield is proud to present the return of Hammer and Annville.  Join us for a day of fun, friendship and fighting.  

 

The tourney will include
Single elimination spear tourney
Single elimination great sword tourney
Single elimination pole arm tourney
Single elimination sword and shield tourney
New Fighter speed tourney
3 vs 3 tourney (be sure to bring something for the prize bag)
Grand Champion tourney

Archery
A&S Competition
Chess Tourney
Classes

 

A&S – a special award will be given for the best horse in any medium.

Chess tournament

Prizes!!!
"The Hammer" for Grand Champion and much more!

 

Admission is

Adults (18+) $6.00

Youths (13-17) $4.00

Children (6-12) $3.00

Children (0-5) free

Non-member surcharge of $5.00 applies

 

Location/Directions:

Site is located at the Jackson Ministries Gymnasium on Campus Drive in Annville, KY 40402.

 

From Lexington

  • from Lexington, go south on I-75
  • turn left on the first London exit
  • stay on Hal Rogers/Daniel Boone Pkwy for 1.1 miles
  • Turn left on Ky 30 E
  • Stay on KY 30 E for 16 miles (ends with sharp curve to left)
  • Turn left on 3630 for a mile
  • Turn right on Campus Drive

From Knoxville

  • From Knoxville go north on I-75, take a right at the 2nd London Exit.
  • The rest of the directions follow as above

 

Lodging: there are many locations in London off of the interstate (I-75) and a Holiday Inn in Manchester off of the Hal Rogers parkway.  

there is no camping at the location but all are invited to camp at Brannith's house.

the site is very very dry 


Staff

Co-Autocrat -Lord Aroko Suitoraki (Nick Gabbard)
C0- autocrat – Sergeant Brannith Marius (Bryan Roberts)
Troll/Reservations – Lord Richard Marius (Richard Hobbs) 

Annville Kentucky


Schedule of Activities
*subject to change
9:00 AM - Gates Open
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - authorizations and inspections
11:00 AM - Tourny begins
2:00 PM - New Fighter Speed Tourney
3:00 PM - 3 vs 3 tourney
4:00 Grand champion Tourney


10:00am A&S Competition
 judgding will be over at 4:00 PM
10:00 AM archery range opens
1:00 Chess tourney

Site closes at 6:00 PM

*Note, there will be a spot for fighter support but please bring your own lunch and/or snacks


Battle of Oken Hills

2014


Rapier, Heavy, Archery


Friday - Sunday

Oct 31st to Nov 2nd

Gates open at 5:00 PM Friday

Site closes at 11:00 AM Sunday

 

The Shire of Okenshield is proud to present their first melee event.  A weekend event with lots to do!  

If you are worried about not being able to go "Trick or Treating", the town of Annville (in a short walking distance from site) does a very nice (and free) "Trick or Treat" event on Halloween night.

Schedule of Activities
Friday Oct 31st
Town of Annville Trick or Treat
Night time tourney - rapier
Night time tourney - Heavy, no shield
Night time tourney - Heavy, Dagger tourney

Saturday Nov 1st
Archery
Melee - Village Raid
Melee - Valley Battle
Melee - Capture the Hill
night time - team heavy & rapier - wilderness patrol
Spooky Bardic Challenge

Sunday Nov 2nd
pack up and go home


Admission is

Adults (18+) $6.00

Youths (13-17) $4.00

Children (6-12) $3.00

Children (0-5) free

Non-member surcharge of $5.00 applies



Location/Directions:

Site is located at the Jackson Ministries Gymnasium on Campus Drive in Annville, KY 40402.

 

From Lexington

  • from Lexington, go south on I-75
  • turn left on the first London exit
  • stay on Hal Rogers/Daniel Boone Pkwy for 1.1 miles
  • Turn left on Ky 30 E
  • Stay on KY 30 E for 16 miles (ends with sharp curve to left)
  • Turn left on 3630 for a mile
  • Turn right on Campus Drive

From Knoxville

  • From Knoxville go north on I-75, take a right at the 2nd London Exit.
  • The rest of the directions follow as above

 

Lodging

There are several bunk houses/cabins (with heating and AC) on site!  As well as areas for tent camping.  There is a very nice bath/shower facility on site as well as a meeting hall, game room, patio, large pond/lake, kitchen, and fire pit with benches.

there are many locations in London off of the interstate (I-75) and a Holiday Inn in Manchester off of the Hal Rogers parkway.  

the site is very very dry 


Staff

Co-Autocrat -Lord Aroko Suitoraiki (Nick Gabbard)
C0- autocrat – Sergeant Brannith Marius (Bryan Roberts)
Troll/Reservations –Lord Richard Marius (Richard Hobbs) 

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