Medieval Combat Society

Knights & Nobles

Knights & Nobles

Knights were the elite of the medieval world, they were heavily armoured and also skilled warriors. Knighthood was a title and an honour and those bestowed with this honour, along with the other classes of highborn nobility, made up the ruling classes of the time. But it was a competative world and the knights and nobles of the court constantly tried to out perform each other, both politically and at tournament, to prove that they were the most powerful and second only to God and the King. 

Sir Patrick of Richmond

Partick of Richmond is a ficticious character and is the tournament persona of Edward III, King of England and France.

Sir John of Winchester

John of Winchester is a ficticious character and is the tournament persona of Edward of Woodstock, Prince of Wales.

Sir Cei of Caerleon

Cei of Caerleon (also spelt Kay in English; Cai, Kai, Kei or Cei in Welsh; Caius in Latin; and Keu, Queux; Kès or Kex in French) is a ficticious character. A knight at the court of King Edward III. The medieval portrayal of him is born of the late twelfth-century French trouvère and poet, Chrétien de Troyes. Between 1160 and 1172 Chrétien served at the court of Marie, Countess of Champagne, the daughter of Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine.

Sir James of Freyn

James of Fryun is a fictitious character. A Knight at the court of King Edward III.

Ralph de Stafford, Earl of Stafford

Ralph de Stafford, 2nd Baron Stafford, 1st Earl of Stafford, KG (24 September 1301 – 31 August 1372) was an English nobleman and notable soldier during the Hundred Years War against France.

Sir Geoffrey Mormont

Geoffrey Mormont is a ficticious character, a knight at the court of King Edward III.

William Montacute, Earl of Salisbury

Montacute or Montagu, William de, third Baron Montacute and first Earl of Salisbury (1301-1344), was the second, but first surviving, son of William, second Lord Montacute and Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Piers de Montfort of Beaudesert, Warwickshire, and Maud, daughter and heiress of Matthew de la Mare.