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926Re: [E_Rapier] Re: Next year's KWAR

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  • John Enzinas
    Nov 23, 2008
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      I'm willing to be Class Coordinator, either for a KWAR or for a smaller
      event.
      --j

      On Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 11:48 AM, Eve Harris & David Stamper <
      evedave1@...> wrote:

      > If we do decide to try and get things off the ground I vote for Lady
      > Jocelyn
      > as Autocrat. I volunteer to be RMIC/Tourney coordinator.
      >
      >
      >
      > Albrecht
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      > _____
      >
      > From: E_Rapier@yahoogroups.com [mailto:E_Rapier@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
      > Of Yvonne Rogers
      > Sent: November 23, 2008 10:13 AM
      > To: E_Rapier@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [E_Rapier] Re: Next year's KWAR
      >
      >
      >
      > Hi All, Throwing in my two cents,
      >
      > Having been to my first KWAR, the one in Kentucky, that was extremely
      > easy to get to, I can honestly say its something everyone who enjoys
      > rapier combat should attend.
      >
      > It is really great to read of the amount of enthusiasim for there to
      > be a KWAR here and volunteers willing to step up. I include myself
      > in that group of volunteers
      >
      > I spoke with serveral people at KWAR 2008 about past KWAR's and to
      > potential response if it were to be held in Ontario. There was a lot
      > positive response if it were held in a city. Apparently past KWAR's
      > thta were camping events did not work.
      >
      > Things that seem to matter to those who attend, the site is easy to
      > get to be either plane, train or automoblie. The event site and
      > accomadations are directly attached or adjacent to each other.
      > Alternate food sources and entertainment sources are readibly
      > available for the evenings.
      >
      > Considering our neighbouring Kingdoms, Athelmarc, Middle and East, I
      > would suspect that either Windsor, Hamilton, Toronto or Ottawa would
      > be ideal cities to plan to hold a KWAR. I'm willing to search for
      > sites in Toronto, if others are willing to look in the other cities.
      >
      > Also, timing is important to think about. KWAR tends to fall into the
      > November time slot, so as not to interfer with
      > Corinations..etc..Universities and college residences are still in
      > use. It's also important to keep the American Thanksgiving in mind.
      >
      > I support a bid for 2010, the 2009 economic enviroment is neither
      > suitable for our friends to the south, nor to any potential profit.
      >
      > If this is something the Ealdomere Rapier Community truly wants to
      > do, we need an Autocrate to spear head the efforts. Who wants the
      > job? I'm willing to do it, or even Co-Autocrate, so long as those
      > who are volunteering are dedicated.
      >
      > YIS
      > Jocelyne Roget de Cranewall
      >
      > --- In E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com<E_Rapier%2540yahoogroups.com>>
      > s.com, "Kelly
      > Wyatt" <kgarlow@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > I'm afraid that the KWAR 09 problem is not one that Ealdormere is
      > in a
      > > position to solve. It would be nice to be able to play white knight
      > but it's
      > > just not logistically possible. Would it be such a bad thing to
      > have it take
      > > a year off? Perhaps it would make the following year's event that
      > much more
      > > of interest to participants? And in this time of distressed
      > economies, it
      > > would give everyone that much more time to prepare.
      > >
      > > Cainder
      > >
      > > @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@
      > > MKA - Kelly Wyatt kgarlow@...
      > > SCA -Bantiarna Cainder ingen hui Chatharnaig
      > > Seeblatt Herald, Kingdom of Ealdormere
      > > @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@
      > > Justus, Fortis, Patiens - Per chevron argent and sable, two sprigs
      > of witch
      > > hazel and a snowy owl counterchanged.
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > >From: argh@...
      > > >Reply-To: E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com<E_Rapier%2540yahoogroups.com>>
      > s.com
      > > >To: E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com<E_Rapier%2540yahoogroups.com>>
      > s.com
      > > >Subject: Re: [E_Rapier] Fw: [RN] Next year's KWAR
      > > >Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2008 09:46:44 -0500
      > > >
      > > >Unfortunately this is not one of those things that we cannot use
      > next year,
      > > >I'll be defending in June and then moving
      > > >onto another institution for my doctorate (could be Kingston,
      > Toronto, K-W,
      > > >Calgary, or even Oxford or Birmingham for
      > > >that matter), but I can certainly check out those digs for
      > possibilities
      > > >when I find out where I land.
      > > >
      > > >A more localized event could work, but it doesn't solve the KWAR
      > 09
      > > >problem.
      > > >
      > > > > Of course not, testing out the site is a good idea, but I
      > believe that I
      > > >was referring to the Dec. 15 deadline for
      > > > > Known World. I am sorry if you saw this as me saying don't run
      > a trial
      > > >event, that was not intended.
      > > > >
      > > > > aibhilin
      > > > >
      > > > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > > > From: John Enzinas
      > > > > To: E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com<E_Rapier%2540yahoogroups.com>>
      > s.com
      > > > > Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2008 9:32 AM
      > > > > Subject: Re: [E_Rapier] Fw: [RN] Next year's KWAR
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > On Thu, Nov 20, 2008 at 8:03 AM, leslie falzone
      > > ><leslie.falzone@...>wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > Have successfully run three Known World event, I know he is
      > correct,
      > > >Dec 15
      > > > > > is not possible and will just lead to disappointment.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > However that doesn't mean that we can't run a Rapier
      > Academe style
      > > >event as
      > > > > a test run for the site.
      > > > >
      > > > > --j
      > > > >
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      > > > >
      > > >
      > > >Aaron Miedema
      > > >Lente autem non celer sum.
      > > >
      > >
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