15th Biennial Romance in Medieval Britain Conference

Walpurgis Fechtbuch

At the end of August, Valkyrie coaches Kaja Sadowski, David R. Packer, Jordan Both, and Courtney Rice were invited to present a session at the 15th Biennial Romance in Medieval Britain Conference, hosted at the University of British Columbia. It’s a small academic conference that brings together literary scholars from around the world to discuss a small body of popular chivalric texts mostly written in the 13th – 15th centuries.

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Valkyrie WMAA In the News with Self-Defense Advice

Kaja speaks to Global News BC about self-defense in the wake of a sexual assault on the Skytrain

On June 3rd, 2016, Global News BC aired a report about a sexual assault that took place on the Skytrain the previous day. As part of their story, they reached out to us for some self-defense advice for women who might find themselves in a similar situation.

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SBBC Awards Ceremony

On Thursday, February 25th, the 13th Annual Small Business BC Awards ceremony was held at the Pan Pacific Hotel. Our owners, Courtney Rice and Kaja Sadowski, were there to meet other small business owners, represent our business as finalists in the ‘Best Emerging Entrepreneur’ category, and enjoy the free wine and samosas at the VIP reception.

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