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  • Jennifer
    Apr 5 7:36 AM
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      Thank you. Sorry everyone that I didn't reply quickly. I had to fly
      up to Boise, Idaho (from Georgia) My Grandmother is probably going
      to pass away anytime.....and we are very close. I will be slow to
      reply for the remainder of my visit...I leave Tues. 4/10.

      Jennifer

      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "DONNA DEBONIS,DVM"
      <drdonna@...> wrote:
      >
      > Greetings from Donwenna LaMareschale, Deputy to the Society
      Equestrian
      > Officer,
      > I am not sure if you knew, but there is a very active Equestrian
      > community in Meridies and I would suggest that you join their
      Equestrian
      > Email list and see if any other horseback archers are hanging out
      on it.
      > Here is the Kingdom Equestrian websites :
      > http://www.sca.org/officers/equestrian/keo.html
      >
      > Donwenna
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SCA-
      Archery@yahoogroups.com]
      > On Behalf Of Jim
      > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2007 3:42 PM
      > To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Looking for Horseback Archers in
      Meridies
      >
      > Akhal-Tekes...ooooo yes. I wanted one badly for a long
      time...until I
      > found out how short they are. :( My feet would scrape the ground
      riding
      > one of them guys.
      > I'm debating on whether or not to adopt a mustang. But then I have
      to
      > find someone who will gentle it for me. What I'll probably end up
      doing
      > is going down to the Livestock auctions in Phoenix and finding a
      horse
      > there. I know someone who does this regularly, cleans up the horse
      and
      > sells it for twice what she paid.
      >
      > The Friesian cross sounds beautiful...I'm jealous.
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      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: Jennifer
      > To: SCA-Archery@ <mailto:SCA-Archery%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Monday, April 02, 2007 11:26 AM
      > Subject: [SCA-Archery] Re: Looking for Horseback Archers in
      Meridies
      >
      > Thank you for all of your replies.
      >
      > Hilary...I have just asked to join both of the yahoo groups you
      > mentioned. Thank you for the advice.
      >
      > Jim...as far as horses go..have you heard of the Akhal-Teke
      breed...I
      > am now obsessed, but essentially, the are an ancient horse breed
      that
      > originated from the Eurasian Steppes...they are rare, and do very
      > well at Endurance, etc. I am currently taking lessons and leasing
      a
      > 17h Friesan/Percheron/Saddlebred cross (looks just like a purebred
      > Friesan, black with feathers :)but in 2.5 years or so, I plan to
      buy
      > myself an Akhal-Teke.
      >
      > Anyway, thank you again for all the advice, and I also appreciate
      > whatever other information anyone else has to offer.
      >
      > Have a great day!
      >
      > God Bless.
      >
      > Jennifer
      >
      > --- In SCA-Archery@ <mailto:SCA-Archery%40yahoogroups.com>
      > yahoogroups.com, "Jim" <jim@> wrote:
      > >
      > > I'm new also. Just joined the SCA...two days ago. Also looking
      at a
      > steppe tribe to persona in. Haven't gotten horses yet (hopefully
      this
      > year!)
      > > Been looking at the 600 to 800 time period. Was thinking of the
      > Alans myself.
      > >
      > > Good to know others are looking beyond the Mongols.
      > >
      > > Jim in Az
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      agriculture
      > was a giant step in the wrong direction, leading to serfdom,
      cities,
      > and empire. From a race of hunters, artists, warriors, and tamers
      of
      > horses, we degraded ourselves to what we are now: clerks,
      > functionaries, laborers, entertainers, processors of information.-
      Ed
      > Abbey
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      > > ----- Original Message -----
      > > From: Jennifer
      > > To: SCA-Archery@ <mailto:SCA-Archery%40yahoogroups.com>
      > yahoogroups.com
      > > Sent: Sunday, April 01, 2007 9:14 AM
      > > Subject: [SCA-Archery] Looking for Horseback Archers in Meridies
      > >
      > >
      > > Hello,
      > > My name is Jennifer (have not picked out my SCA name yet)and I
      am
      > > obviously new to the SCA. My husband was very involved before we
      > got
      > > married, and now that we have moved back to his old stomping
      > grounds,
      > > and our youngest is 3 years old, we are finally getting back
      into
      > the
      > > swing of things.
      > >
      > > Anyway, I have decided on a Sarmatian persona. I am completely
      > > fascinated by this culture. I went searching for a Horse
      culture,
      > > because of my love of riding (I am also a beginner at that, but
      > > taking lessons) and I had remembered the Sarmatians (luckily my
      > > father was a History teacher...so I have some knowledge :) The
      > more I
      > > found out the more I knew I was going to love participating in
      > the
      > > SCA because I finally found a culture that I just love.
      > >
      > > It will be a while before I am a good enough rider to
      participate
      > in
      > > Horseback Archery, but; nonetheless, I would like to get in
      touch
      > > with people near me who do it now. I live in Buford, Ga., in the
      > > Kingdom of Meridies. Does anyone know of anyone in my neck of
      the
      > > woods who does Horseback Archery?
      > >
      > > Any help would be greatly appreciated!
      > >
      > > Jennifer
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