Rank Requirements:

A Provost must:

  • Have at least one primary authorization and be proficient in at least three forms from the secondary forms list
  • Have at least three years of experience as an authorized fighter
  • Wear period garb in the list
  • Have obtained a Marshals Warrant
  • Be involved in at least one other aspect of the SCA
  • Be familiar with at least one period manual
  • Have completed a research project

Prize Requirement:

To earn the rank of Provost, the Prizor must have a research project completed, then fight 40 bouts, followed by a minimum of 15 minutes of open challenges.

Duties of Provosts:

Include, but are not limited to:

  • Have Fun!
  • Be active in the training and guidance of other fencers
  • Act as a guide in research, training and any other areas of expertise
  • Continue learning and teaching period forms
  • Begin a second research project

Symbol of Rank:

A green scarf edged with blue

Current Provosts:

  • Master Albrecht Stampfer
  • THL Cerdic Wayfarer
  • THL Merewen de Sweynesheie (June 2016)
  • THL Wilhelm von Pottruff