Re: [SCA-Archery] Looking for archers near Texarkana, TX
- At 12:41 PM 6/30/06 -0700, Jessi wrote:
>We have a very dedicated youth archer in our Barony. His family is moving toMy Lady,
>Texarkana, TX and I would like to give them some people to get in touch with
>out that way that will be able to help continue his training. He's a great
>kid, lots of fun and very determined, but needs patience and practice. He
>is very eager and looks forward to practice every week. He really wants to
>continue practicing and hopefully a bit of coaching.
I stumbled around looking at the Group pages in Ansteorra and Gleann
Abhann, without a lot of luck matching Texarkana with a local SCA group.
(I had looked up Texarkana in my paper atlas, so I know where it is in the
US.) Finally, it dawned upon me to do a web search for "Texarkana and
SCA". [I am not in the habit of doing web searches due to my very slow,
dial-up connection.] I got:
"The Incipient Shire of Talondale is the SCA group located in the Texarkana
region of southwestern Arkansas and northeastern Texas. It is officially
considered part of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, though part of its
territory is actually within the Kingdom of Ansteorra . Formerly known as
Duin nan Aibhne Dheirg, the name was officially registered as Talondale in
September A.S. XXXIX"
Unfortunately, Talondale does not appear to have a web site itself.
However, the Gleann Abhann Marshallate link does give a kingdom Archery
Marshal. It appears he may be reached at
Which should be a good address (once the spam avoidance is corrected) as it
is an office link rather than that of an individual. I would try to obtain
Your humble servant,