1304Re: Winter Challenge
- Dec 11, 1999Greetings!
I thought the original Winter Challenge was created by the archers of what
is now AEthelmearc... Did they swipe this good idea from you Midrealm
sponsors? I'm thinking 6 to 8 years ago.
On Sat, 11 Dec 1999, Obsidian wrote:
> From: Obsidian <obsidian@...>
> Mat Kerbouchard wrote:
> > From: Mat Kerbouchard <trj@...>
> > I assume this to be a royal round type event? RR are difficult for us to do often. there is almost
> > no shooting on the island of Montreal and what there is is a 20 yard range indoors. not much help
> > there and I have not had much luck finding other close shooting room.
> > On Fri, 10 Dec 1999 21:25:11 -0500, you, with reckless abandon, wrote:
> > >From: Obsidian <obsidian@...>
> > >
> > >Mat Kerbouchard wrote:
> > >>
> > >> From: Mat Kerbouchard <trj@...>
> > >>
> > >> Greetings sir.
> > >> Where would this Winter shoot be held? I have not heard of it and if it is reasonably close
> > >> we may some of us come.
> > >>
> > >> Unforkunately we are in the far north and it is quite a drive to get almost anywhere. (we
> > >> are 2 hours drive north of coldwood).
> No, the Winter Challenge is designed specifically for 20 yard indoor
> ranges. Many of our more southerly brethern (and sistern, too) choose to
> shoot it out of doors, but the Challenge originated in northern Ohio,
> where shooting outdoors in January is likely to be, um, somewhat
> The actual shoot itself resembles a RR only very superficially (we have
> 2 static rounds and 2 speed rounds at standard targets (40 cm.), but
> there are also wand targets and bullseye targets).
> Full particulars can be gotten from the website at
> http://web.raex.com/~obsidian/wint.html . Or, if you (or anyone else
> reading this) prefer, I will Email the rules directly.
> Ex Tenebra, Lux
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