Hold a New Tournament
Reason: sponsored by an organization
Events: races, melee fighting, fencing, team fighting and jousting
Length: two weeks
Awards: first, second and third place
Top Prizes: moderate sums of money
Crowd: has an influence on the judges
Betting: official - fair odds
Other Entertainment: local bards and magic shows
Competitors of interest:
The precocious commoner who has many rivals.
The arrogant knight who has an ulterior motive for competing.
The devoted cleric who is surprisingly agile.
The proud youth who may not be in it to win.
The local favourite who practices an usual style.