Crown Tournament

Crown Tournament
Within the SCA, the tournaments held two or three times per year in each kingdom to determine who will reign for the next period. Such tournaments are generally, but not always, double-elimination lists, where each combatant may lose two combats before being eliminated. Generally conducted with a great deal of ceremony, because there is a prize accorded to the victor, the right to reign, these lists are the greatest tests of virtue in the spectrum of SCA tourneys, they are either affairs where great honor and renown are won or lost. They are the pinnacle of prize tourneys in the SCA.

Medieval glossary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Triple Crown Tournament — The Triple Crown Tournament was a cricket competition staged annually from 1993 to 2001 between the Home Nations; that is to say Ireland, Scotland, Wales and a team representing England. England were not represented by the professional English… …   Wikipedia

  • Crown Prince — Their heir to the throne, ranking in precedence above all other princes in a kingdom. In England, the Prince of Wales was the Crown Prince for most of the high middle ages. This usage continues today both in reference to the Royal house of… …   Medieval glossary

  • Crown Australian Poker Championship — Sport Texas Hold em Founded 1998 No. of teams No officially recognized teams Country(ies) …   Wikipedia

  • Tournament — For other uses, see Tournament (disambiguation). A tournament is a competition involving a relatively large number of competitors, all participating in a sport or game. More specifically, the term may be used in either of two overlapping senses:… …   Wikipedia

  • tournament — /toor neuh meuhnt, terr /, n. 1. a trial of skill in some game, in which competitors play a series of contests: a chess tournament. 2. a meeting for contests in a variety of sports, as between teams of different nations. 3. Hist. a. a contest or… …   Universalium

  • Crown Australian Celebrity Poker Challenge — is an Australian celebrity game show produced by Foxtel, which premiered 5 January 2006 on Australian pay TV channel FOX8. The limited run, 10 part series consisted of 36 Australian celebrities, all playing No Limit Texas Hold em poker, for the… …   Wikipedia

  • Crown Prince Cup — The Crown Prince Cup is the top knockout tournament of the Saudi Arabia football.Till 1990, it was played the King s Cup that is considered as a predecessor of Crown Prince Cup Winners King s Cup*1956/57 : Al Wahda 4 0 Al Ittihad *1957/58 : Al… …   Wikipedia

  • J-Crown — Infobox championship championshipname=J Crown promotion=New Japan Pro Wrestling created=August 5 1996 titleretired=October 5 1997 mostreigns=No multiple reigns firstchamp=The Great Sasuke longestreign=Jushin Liger (183 days) shortestreign=El… …   Wikipedia

  • Triple Crown — The term Triple Crown may refer to:In horse racing: *Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, the most common meaning of Triple Crown in the United States *United States Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing *Canadian Triple Crown of Thoroughbred… …   Wikipedia

  • Ida Crown Jewish Academy — Infobox School3 name =Ida Crown Jewish Academy established =1942 type = Parochial; Coed head name =Dean head =Rabbi Leonard A. Matanky free label = Religious Affiliation free text = Jewish students = 275 350 school colors = Red, blue and white… …   Wikipedia