By Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton
Crown Tourney was contested this year at the site usually used to host Ragnarok, thus gaining the moniker “Ragnarcrown.” The weather problems of the preceding weekend did not recur, and the tourney was held in gorgeous sunshine. Their Excellencies of Septentria were able to use a sunshade originally constructed by Eoforwic some years ago that had been languishing in the basement of the Eoforwic Quartermaster for some time and which has now been returned to usefulness.
Nine combatants entered the list, and after a round robin tourney the semi-finalists were determined. Sir Evander Maclachlan was defeated by Sir Etain au Naval, and Sir Siegfried Brandbeorn was victorious over THL Wat of Sarum. Sir Etain prevailed in the finals, and thus he and his lady wife Valfreya Greenspeare were invested as Ealdormere's Crown Prince and Princess