RE: [Bulk] RE: [E_Rapier] Silk Slippers and Crossed Swords (Long)
- Well, there is a continuous bearpit so you can probably get in a few bouts.
Thank you for the offer of help, it's greatly appreciated.
From: E_Rapier@yahoogroups.com [mailto:E_Rapier@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
Of Anna B
Sent: January 31, 2008 5:43 PM
Subject: [Bulk] RE: [E_Rapier] Silk Slippers and Crossed Swords (Long)
I expect that I will be there as well.. possibly looking for a fight or two,
though very unlikely to actually be entering anytihng.
This lack of actually entering anything will however mean that I should have
plenty of time to help out with any marshalling duties that might be
Not to mention that I am very much looking forward to seeing so many people
I have not seen in a very very long time.
PS Thrilled to hear you're on the mend Cainder!
Eve Harris & David Stamper <evedave1@rogers. <mailto:evedave1%40rogers.com>
Excellent! I'll try to arrange a Comfy Chair for you.
From: E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com> s.com
[mailto:E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com> s.com] On
Of Kelly Wyatt
Sent: January 30, 2008 3:40 PM
To: E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com> s.com
Subject: RE: [E_Rapier] Silk Slippers and Crossed Swords (Long)
As I'm still recovering from my surgery, I'll be happy to help marshall for
Count me in,
MKA - Kelly Wyatt kgarlow@sympatico. <mailto:kgarlow%40sympatico.ca> ca
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: "Eve Harris & David Stamper" <evedave1@rogers.<mailto:evedave1%40rogers.com> com>
>Reply-To: E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com> s.comgamv.ca/ssxs/
>To: <E_Rapier@yahoogroup <mailto:E_Rapier%40yahoogroups.com> s.com>
>Subject: [E_Rapier] Silk Slippers and Crossed Swords (Long)
>Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2008 14:13:38 -0500
>Silk Slippers and Crossed Swords is rapidly approaching, the date for the
>event being February 16th, 2008. Some details for the event can be found
>http://dw.sca <http://dw.sca <http://dw.sca.gamv.ca/ssxs/> gamv.ca/ssxs/>
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>This is the third annual SS&CS and hopefully there will be many more. As
>those of you who have attended in the past know I can promise you fencing,
>fencing and more fencing. Here is a tentative schedule for the day:
>8:00 am Albrecht Arrives on site for set up
>9:00 am Site Opens, start of inspections for rapier
>10:00 am Bearpit Opens
>10:30 First Tourney - Single Rapier, Double Elimination
>??:?? Second Tourney - Authentic Accoutrement, Single Elimination
>??:?? Third Tourney - Teams of Two, Double Elimination
>??:?? Fourth Tourney - Full Card Tourney
>??:?? Fifth Tourney - Free For All Tourney(s)
>03:00 pm Bearpit Ends
>03:30 pm Final Tourney - Double Elimination to Three Counted Blows
>04:30 pm Clean up fencing area
>05:00 pm Help Set up for Feast
>05:30 pm Pot Luck Feast followed by Clean up (?)
>07:00 pm Court (?)
>08:00 pm Moot/Grand Ball
>11:00 pm (?) Albrecht leaves site and collapses in a heap somewhere
>As you can see, I have a full day of rapier planned. As I may have
>before, it is absolutely vital that we have the area we are fencing in
>cleared out and cleaned up by 5 pm. This has to happen.
>Any help people can provide would be great. I especially need Marshal's to
>help watch the various lists and do inspections and people experienced with
>running lists for single and double elimination tourneys (that way I don't
>have to do it and you know it will be done right). If I can get enough help
>then I can rotate people out and they can play too. Please let me know off
>list if you can help out and if you have a particular tourney you would
>to marshal. As before, if you are a Marshal in the bearpit line up, please
>relive the Marshal on the list and then you in turn will be relived by the
>next Marshal in line, though if you wish to continue Marshalling please
>free to do so. I'm willing to sign RMIT papers but only if I have the
>opportunity to see the RMIT in action, both inspecting and marshalling.
>If anyone has any questions on the tourney formats, please let me know.
>Also, please recall that this Silk Slippers & Crossed Swords is the Royal
>Rapier Tournament for this reign.
>A few notes:
>Due to time restrictions I'm not planning on running any authorizations. If
>there is a free list and you have the requisite Marshals, go ahead, but if
>the list is needed for the tourney you must give it up.
>If you wish to fight a bout using Cut & Thrust you are more than welcomed
>as long as both opponents are authorized, properly armoured, and the
>of the list is made aware that you are using C&T.
>The feast is pot luck with a $6 fee for those not contributing food but
>still wishing to eat. If last year is anything to go by there will be very
>good food and lots of it.
>There will be a rapier moot with the KRM in attendance. I believe he has
>already posted the issues he wishes to address. If anyone else has rapier
>related issues, please bring them to the moot.
>I look forward to seeing you all there and I hope a good time is had by
>Again, if you have any questions about any aspect of the tourneys please
>feel free to contact me.
>Yours in Service
>THL Albrecht Stampfer
>RMIC, Silk Slippers & Crossed Swords
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