What is Riverbend Combat Association?
Riverbend Combat Association, or just Riverbend, is a medieval/fantasy themed sport located in the Alton, Illinois area. Participants fight each other using foam padded weapons in scenarios such as capture the flag, kill the king, and other scenarios.
Riverbend is a contact sport. Participants can execute shield bashes, shield kicks, and grappling as specified in the rules. The minimum age for participation is 12, and parents must be present for participants under 18. If you are not old enough to participate or would just like to watch, please come out and see what we're all about. We love spectators!
We have everything you need to try it out. If you have any further questions email Brutus.
We update the site as new information becomes available. Check back often to browse our web forum or check our media section for pictures from practices and events. The banner to the right lists our practice location and times, as well as information on cancellations and special events.
Riverbend's 2015 Season starts April 12th! Join the fray every Sunday at 1PM at Glazebrook Park in Godfrey.