Heavy combat is the SCA’s re-enactment of armored medieval knights fighting with sword and shield.

When: Most Tuesday nights, 7 pm to 10 pm.

Where: The Performing Arts Complex of Delaware County at Stage One: 101 Plush Mill Rd, Media, PA 19063, USA

Who to contact for Heavy Combat: marshal@hartshorn-dale.eastkingdom.org . There is also a Facebook group: PHILADELPHIA SCA FIGHTER PRACTICE INFO .

What to bring: Just yourself and an open mind. We are friendly to newcomers and just wish to share the fun and camaraderie. You can learn what to look for in armor and gear to feed that inner knight. A suggestion $5 donation is requested to help cover the cost of the site.

For the rules: http://marshal.eastkingdom.org/fighters.html

What to expect: Something calls to you. Something harken from a different age. Wether you grew up wielding sticks as swords or clashing foes with friends in games or other adventures. Something drew you to embark on a larger quest to see what else is out there. Asking yourself questions like “How close could I come to being the knights of old?” That adventure can start here. SCA heavy weapons combat is a full contact sport that harkens back to the tourneys and melees of yore. Come join us. Wether your adventure is geared toward melees of hundreds or outwitting your opponent in tourneys. The adventure begins with you stepping into a whole new world of modern day medieval combat. Come learn the arts of combat. Gain glory and friendships. Come and stand with the warriors of the East kingdom.

Heavy combat at Bhakail Commons 2018