Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Pennsic Populace War Points
- Gentlemen & Ladies,
>Another possibility is to set up a couple practice butts on the
populace shoot ranges. Or for instance designate one of the window
shoot targets as for practice and not for points. That way the same
number of marshals run a dual duty line.
>Jim Koch (Gladius The Alchemist)
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> At 04:29 PM 12/10/2008, you wrote:
> > Did the comment below "Populace points are already being shot on
> > multiple days" mean: "as in previous years, there will be multiple
> > days a person could come and shoot"? or "all of the shoots won't be
> > set up every day, so a member of the populace would have to come
> > over multiple days to do all the shoots"? I'd heard the
> > latter through the grapevine.
> > Llywelyn (Mark Cipra)
>Yes. Either, there will be enough room to do all the usual things on all
>the ranges we have become used to. Or, there won't. If not, the practice
>range will be the one sure constant, as it is by far the most popular to
>use, Pennsic being what it is. It is also the most necessary for new
>shooters, and Pennsic has more than its fair share of that. So, if we
>need to squeeze out alternatives, then one possibility is that we will be
>having War Points as the other battles are: IE One day, One Battle/War
>Point shoot. Nothing is written in stone at this time, but I think it is
>a distinct possibility. If we come up a range short at the new site, then
>that is the most likely scenario. TRMs will have the final say, I expect.
>Once we hear, then all will know. For the upcoming DEM archery Midrealm,
>Arwenna of Kelsley.
>For myself, I wouldn't mind the change. If the second alternative is the
>way it goes, there will be many more novelty shoots, as there will be
>open range between war points all second week, unlike the past. Since the
>new range is somewhat easier to get to, we hope this won't be to
>difficult for people to adjust to. The rest of the war goes that way...
>Ian Gourdon of Glen Awe
>Midrealm Forester - OP
>Novelty shoot coordinator Pennsic 38
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