Fighting Fun in Ayreton!
- YOUTH BOFFER
To All Youth Fighters and their parents:
We have a new site for boffer fighting practice. We will have
practice now twice a month, on the first and third Mondays of the
month from 6:30-8:30 p.m. We now have 12-16 fighters coming to
practice on a regular basis, with at least 2 fighters in each
division regularly showing up.
Hope Presbyterian Church
1771 S. Wiesbrook Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
Directions: Coming from Butterfield Rd....The church is 2 blocks
north of Butterfield Rd on the right. Wheaton-Warrenville South High
School is on the west side of the road and the church is up on a
hill across from the very back of the high school campus-this is the
corner of Durfee and Wiesbrook. On the corner of Wiesbrook and
Butterfield is a little blue sign that says Hope Presbyterian
Church. Wiesbrook, which has a traffic light, is West of Danada
Square and east of the Blackwell Forest Preserve.
Marshal in charge: Acelina of Derelei phone 630-378-5413. email
We sincerely want to Thank Fox Vale for giving us our starting
location. We simply grew too big for that site. But without them,
this wouldn't have happened.
The Ayreton Fighter Practices:
** GREY GARGOYLES -
AYRETON FIGHTER PRACTICE AND GARB CIRCLE
The Province of Tree Girt Sea, Shire of Grey Gargoyles and Shire
of Vanished Woods all officially practice at the Grey Gargoyles site
every Sunday of the month. We call this the Ayreton Fighter
Open House Demo starts more or less around 2p. Please come ready to
be looked at, asked lots of questions and make a fine spectacle of
yourselves. Bring friends!
Directions to the Grey Gargoyles Site
Be Warned that the Dan Ryan (90/94) Is Subject to construction.
You may wish to take an alternate route. Alternate directions can
be found at :
Ida Noyes Hall - 59th Street and Woodlawn Ave., Chicago IL 60637.
Find the best route to I-90/I-94 in South Chicago. Take I-90/I-90
at Garfield Blvd. (55th St.)
Turn east immediately (first light) and proceed past 5 stoplights.
Cross Martin Luther King drive and enter park.
At the Y in the road go right. This will lead you onto the Midway
Plaisance (59th St.)
Go to Woodlawn Ave, turn left and park. Ida Noyes Hall is on the
northeast corner of Woodlawn and Midway. See map for details
If you choose to take an alternate route that includes the Lake
Shore Drive please be aware that vehicles with Class B plates are
not allowed on the Lake Shore Drive.
This is not the only practice on Sunday in Ayreton.
** RAVENSLAKE -
Fighter Practice starts at 1 pm on Sundays (except the 1st of every
month which is a moot). We will focus on training new fighters and
melee practice. This practice is also a rapier, archery and thrown
weapons practice as well !!!
Here is the location:
The Church of the Holy Family
25291 Lehmann Blvd
Lake Villa, IL 60046.
One block south of 132 on rte 59.
** Thieves of Heart
This is no longer only a Rapier practice heavy fighters have now
been taking advantage of this wonderful site as well! If you are a
heavy fighter interested in this practice please contact Gintaras at
Everyone is welcome to attend!
Directions to the Thieves of Heart Practice!!
Practices are held Tuesday evenings 6:30p to 9p at the Glenbrook
North High School. Address: 2300 Shermer Road, Northbrook IL.
Best way to I - 294 to Willow Road Exit.
Exit Willow road to the EAST. Aprox 1.9 miles to Shermer Road.
Turn Left onto Shermer road. Follow Shermer 4 blocks to the last
driveway into the school and turn left.
Go past the stop sign, turn left into the next parking lot and
then turn right behind the tennis courts. The parking lot will be
on your left. Look for the propped open door to the gym that will
be on your left as you enter the parking lot.
Foxvale has its practice site back.
Please contact the heavy marshal for directions and times.
** TREE GIRT SEA -
The meeting site is: United Church Of Christ, 5320 West Giddings,
Chicago, IL, 60630 (one block south & west of Milwaukee/Lawrence,
near the blue line & Jefferson Park Station). Note, the church is
continuing their pantry charity, so any canned goods or other non-
perishable items will be accepted as donations.
Questions can be Directed to the Tree Girt Sea Marshal of Fence
Kevin Ambrozjewski. His e-mail is kevinp9523@...