Re: [AandS50ChallengeCommunity] Re: Baronial A&S Champion?
- Not that I've ever entered a competition yet, however I think finding
someone to "champion" A&S study and excellence is what I believe your Barony
is trying to accomplish by finding someone that
" As others have stated the major role is to be an advocate for A&S and to
be a member of the baronial court when requested." Someone may spend hours
upon hours producing the best possible
"geegaw" for competition with the best and most rounded research to go with
it. However, if they don't inspire others with their words and actions away
from that one precious geegaw then they are (and I know this may upset
others) a "one hit wonder" (possibly, I know alot that do teach and share as
So perhaps, with the Baronial appointment being more towards selecting that
special someone in the barony that best "amplifies" others creative input,
really, is the better solution.
Deputy A&S Minister
Shire of Vulpine Reach
Beautiful Kingdom of Meridies
On 9/30/09, Siegfried Berg <scasigfrd1967@...> wrote:
> I was last years A&S champion for our barony. In our barony it is an
> unusual champion because it is by baronial appointment with no competition..
> As others have stated the major role is to be an advocate for A&S and to be
> a member of the baronial court when requested. All of our other baronial
> champions (all martial fields, heavy,rapier,archery,and thrown weapons.) the
> previous champion devises the rules of the competition to decide their
> succesor. I am personally against this in the A&S field. it is really
> impossible to judge apples against oranges. Besides, living by the whims of
> the noble class brings a bit of medieval authenticity to the social
> structure of the SCA.
The problem with any unwritten law is that you don't know where to go to
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