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OXFORD DOUBLES - 3rd/4th September 2011

Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2011 11:51 am
by viking123
The Oxford Doubles will be held at Fitzharrys School, Northcourt Road,
Abingdon, Oxon, OX14 1NP over the weekend of 3rd/4th September 2011.

We will be offering the following competitions: -

FOG AM –The Rise of Islam and the Decline of Byzantine 629 AD to 1204 AD (No Heavily Armoured Knights) – 900 points

FOG R – Open Competition – 900 points

DBMM – any army that is within the dates - 476AD to 1071AD - irrespective of what book it is in - 500 points

AK-47 reloaded – lists 1 – 15 excluding Middle East – 500 point

Full details and entry form for most competitions are on the BHGS Website – WWW.bhgs.co.uk

There is ample parking on site and refreshments will be available during the day.

The lists for the FOG AM competition are: -

Arab Conquest Sassanid Persian Later Visigothic
Maurikian Byzantine Axumite Thematic Byzantine
Christian Nubian Andalusian Fatimid Egyptian
Western Turkish Umayyad Arab Abbasid Arab
Early North Africian Dynasties Khurasanian Dynasties Bedouin Dynasties
Dailami Dynasties Ghaznavid Beja, Nile Valley Blemmye or Early Nobatae
Lomard Early Bulgar Norman
Rus Pecheneg Cuman
Fatimid Egyptian Georgian Seljug Turk
Italo-Norman Early Crusader Syrian States
Later Crusader Middle Serbian Ayyubid Egyptian
Komnenan Byzantine Middle Bulgarian Nikephorian Byzantine


Bob

Posted: Thu Jul 28, 2011 4:08 pm
by david53
Looking for a partner for the doubles. PM if your free and looking to play.

Dave

Posted: Sun Jul 31, 2011 3:55 pm
by davidandlynda
We could probably pair you up with someone from Oxford Dave if you struggle,
By the way entries are a bit slow at present ,nothing unusual in that ,but if you are planning on coming please get them in,if only for the caterer.
Having said that I havn't sent ours yet :cry:
David

Posted: Mon Aug 01, 2011 10:40 am
by viking123
I have not sent in mine yet but it is going today.

As David said please get your entries in as soon as possible. Lets make the Oxford doubles one of the largest competitions.

Bob

Posted: Mon Aug 08, 2011 2:28 pm
by viking123
With everyone concentrating on Britcon it has been decided to extend the date for applying until Sunday 21st August. This will still give 2 weeks to submit your list to the list checker.

Bob

Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 4:00 pm
by shall
Terry and I coming Bob but not got around to sending forms off yet.

Si

Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 7:11 pm
by viking123
Thanks Si thats great. David and Lynda will look forward to beating you and Terry.

Just need a 100 more players.

Bob

Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2011 6:46 pm
by viking123
Just 2 weeks to go to the Oxford Doubles being held in Abingdon on Thames. Maybe we should call it the Abingdon Doubles!!!

Any way just get your entry in for a great competition. Bring your partner there is plenty to do in around Abingdon and Oxford. See the White Horse and visit the oldest public museam in Britain.
Visit the Royalist Capital during the ECW and the site of several ECW battles.

Bob

Posted: Sat Aug 20, 2011 5:35 pm
by azrael86
Entered today, short of a partner and with an army selected on the scientific basis that I (mostly) have the figures...

Jon

Posted: Sun Aug 21, 2011 7:26 am
by viking123
Jon,

We will sort you a partner.

Most of my armies are picked on the basis of what figures I have.

Bob

Posted: Sun Aug 21, 2011 8:35 am
by davidandlynda
David53 (Redhead)
David was looking for a partner

Posted: Sun Aug 21, 2011 11:14 am
by azrael86
viking123 wrote:Jon,

We will sort you a partner.

Most of my armies are picked on the basis of what figures I have.

Bob
Thanks. Well yes, but I am sure you rarely end up with a choice of only two armies! :D

Posted: Mon Aug 22, 2011 1:44 pm
by viking123
No true - I have an extensive number of figures that can become a lot of different armies but I still find some I can not do or want to do.

Bob

Posted: Thu Aug 25, 2011 8:01 am
by davidandlynda
Numbers not to bad ,but currently on odd numbers of teams so entries still open
David

Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 8:35 am
by shall
Are you publishing runners adn riders at all Dave?

Looking forward to seeing everyone.

Si

Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 1:38 pm
by davidandlynda
We are hoping to ,as ever there are a number of late ones,I don't know specifics as they go to Andy
David

Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 5:18 pm
by andy63
davidandlynda wrote:We are hoping to ,as ever there are a number of late ones,I don't know specifics as they go to Andy
David
I have given them to Bob Metcraft the Runners and Riders what i have. Im using Italio Norman Come on you Normans lol.

Andy

Posted: Sun Aug 28, 2011 5:25 pm
by andy63
shall wrote:Are you publishing runners adn riders at all Dave?

Looking forward to seeing everyone.

Si
Be nice to see you mate dont see much of you these days.

Andy.

Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2011 12:55 pm
by shall
Alas FOG 2 and daughter 2 keeping me rather occupied, but hoping to be around the comp circuit much more from warfare onwards

Si

Posted: Mon Aug 29, 2011 1:12 pm
by davidandlynda
They've been sent to BHGS,there are other competitions as well so it would be right to have them all up toghether,they will be on here in a few days,we're trying to sort out the odd numbers in all the competitions without the need of a bye,at the moment Bob and I are having to play solo in 2 different ones
David