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Tournament of Armies 2018

August 03, 2018 to August 06, 2018
Lions Gate

Vancouver, BC






Barony of Lions Gate

(Greater Vancouver, BC, Canada)

August 3,4,5,6, 2018

Got game? Got skill?  Got Talent? Tournament of Armies is The Barony of Lions Gate's premier summer event.  All aspects of our great society are represented.  Vie to become the Warlord of Lions Gate or bask in the glow of being on the winning army.  NOT JUST FOR FIGHTERS! Arts and Science, Equestrian, Archery, Service, Thrown Weapons, Rapier.  All are needed for an Army to be victorious. Two, count them, two full days of awesomeness!

Warlord Requirements

To declare yourself a Warlord and call an army to your banner, you must meet one of the following criteria:

1.       You must be a heavy fighter with a valid authorization card; OR

2.       If you are a rapier fighter with a valid authorization card, you need to appoint a field commander for the heavy scenarios; OR

3.       If you are not a heavy fighter, you need to appoint field commanders for heavy and rapier scenarios.


Army Limitations

A warlord's initial army cannot exceed 10 points for Heavy, 10 points for Rapier and 10 points Archery.  Details on building the army is on the event facebook page or below.

Steward: Cassandra Wineday of Newingate (Joanne Loney)   604-358-0059


Site opens Friday Aug 3, 2018 at 3pm

Site Closes Monday Aug 6, 2018 at 3pm


Registration Fee is $30 for the weekend or $20 for a day.  Please make cheques payable to "The Barony of Lions Gate".  $5-dollar member discount is in effect for this event for adults with proof of membership.  Youth and children (18 and under): Free of Charge but must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

U.S. currency will be accepted at par.  Change will be given in Canadian Currency.




v  The gate to the park is locked at 10pm each night.  No vehicles can enter or leave after that time, except for a true emergency.

v  RV Parking will be available.

v  You are responsible for your horse's care while onsite. This includes feed, water and cleaning up after them. You must contact the event team before the event in order to arrange arrival and departure times.

v  You will be responsible for taking your garbage with you when you leave.

v  In anticipation of the usual fire restrictions in August, no fire pits or propane braziers are permitted.

v  No smoking anywhere on park property (Bylaw). Smoking in designated areas only (on Cartmell Road).

v  Dogs are allowed on site and must be on leash at all times due to horses being on site and local bylaw requirements. Please pick up after your pooch!

v  Quiet time will be in effect at 11:00pm each evening in accordance with local bylaws.

v  Drinking water is NOT available on site so plan accordingly.



Site Info:
Name: Island 22 Equestrian Site
45695 Cartmell Road
Chilliwack, BC

Directions to Site:

Last Event's Directions:


From West:

  1. Follow Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 E to Vedder Rd in Chilliwack. 
  2. Take exit 119 from Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 E
  3. Take Yale Rd and Young Rd to Cartmell Rd

From East

  1. Take exit 123 from Trans-Canada Hwy/BC-1 W
  2. Continue on Prest Rd. 
  3. Take Yale Rd to Cartmell Rd

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