Re: Fwd: [SCA-Archery] Gulf Wars Grand Exhibition Tournament and GA Fun Shoots
- Thank you Aleyn. Also archers make sure to pass this information on to all Kingdom and archery groups you may be involved with.
Remember that each Kingdom much chose a 2 Archery team to shoot the GET.
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, Christopher LoPresto <aleyn1@...> wrote:
> re-posting GW GET info...
> Begin forwarded message:
> > From: "Egil" <eagleclaws_skyrider@...>
> > Date: January 19, 2010 11:27:09 AM CST
> > To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
> > Subject: [SCA-Archery] Gulf Wars Grand Exhibition Tournament and GA
> > Fun Shoots
> > Reply-To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
> > Lords and Ladies,
> > We are excited about some of the events happening at Sherwood Range
> > during Gulf Wars 19. We will have some new items and some returning.
> > We have changed the GET so that we can raise the level of the
> > challenge. PLease pass this information on to any and all Kingdom
> > Boards you may be on. We would like to see a large turnout for the
> > GET. Also make sure you let all of your new archers know that this
> > year they too will have a chance at making the GET and will have a
> > chance to win the Gleann Abhann Prize Series (Fun Shoots)Grand Prize
> > on Friday. We wish to get the newest archers invloved an make it
> > exciting for the experienced archers. We have some interesting
> > shoots lined up.
> > As always the range could use the assistance of all Marshels. Even
> > if you can only give an hour or two. Please visit the range and take
> > the line so that others may get a rest or go and complete a class.
> > The Range staff thanks you in advance for your time and efforts.
> > The Thrown weapons will also have the Freya's Throw on Wednesday. It
> > is an all Female Tournay but we can use the assistance of the Lords
> > in Marshalling the range. If you have your warrent please assist as
> > you can. The range will also be holding MIT Training each morning
> > from 8:00 am to 9:00 am. If your interested in becoming a GA Marshal
> > or want to learn the basics to take home please visit the range in
> > the mornings.
> > Below is the information on the GET and the Prize Series.Please pass
> > this information on to all the archery groups and Kingdom groups.
> > Thank you very much, we look forward to you visiting the range
> > during Gulf Wars.
> > Your in Service,
> > Sherwood Range Staff
> > THL Egil Haraldsson
> > MIC
> > Gulf Wars 19 (2010) Grand Exhibition Tournament
> > This year's Grand Exhibition Tournament will put Kingdom against
> > Kingdom and Archer against Archer. Allies of Trimaris will shoot
> > against Allies of Ansteorra. Each Kingdom represented at Gulf Wars
> > may put together a two Archer team to represent the Crown of that
> > Kingdom. The team must consist of at least one acceptable standard
> > SCA bow (Recurve, Reflex/Deflex or Longbow). There will be three
> > rounds; the first will see allies against allies, the second will
> > have individual Kingdom teams shooting against each other, and the
> > final round will have individual archers shooting for Best Archer of
> > the GET.
> > There will also be the Gleann Abhann Prize Series. The top Two
> > archers from Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday's Fun Shoots will get a
> > automatic invite into the GET (Should an archer win on more than one
> > day the next archer will advance). There will also be two Wild Card
> > Shooters drawn. This will allow our Newest Archers a chance to stand
> > on the field with each Kingdoms best. Teams will be chosen by lot
> > from those advancing from the Prize Series. What better learning
> > experience for our future Prized Archers. So, archers, practice your
> > craft, Kingdoms, select your Two-Archer Teams, and meet us on
> > Hastings Field, Thursday at 3:00 pm or after the last battle is
> > completed. We shall be setting up by the Fort.
> > Gleann Abhann Prize Series (Fun Shoot)
> > The GA Fun shoots will be held at 4:00 pm each day, Monday, Tuesday,
> > Wednesday and Friday. There will be two divisions, Standard SCA Bow
> > (Recurve, Reflex/Deflex and Longbows) and a Crossbow Division. The
> > first three days, 1st and 2nd place winners from both divisions will
> > put their name in a hat and the team will be drawn by lot. Should an
> > archer win more than one day the next archer will advance to the
> > GET. Everyone who shows up at the range and participates in the Fun
> > Shoots will have their name put into a Jar, Bucket or Box, whatever
> > we have. Winners of each day's shoot will have their name added
> > twice more to the jar and the 2nd and 3rd place winner will each
> > have their name added once more. The Grand Prize will be drawn on
> > Friday evening after the last shoot and all names have been put into
> > the jar. This will allow the newest archer a chance to win the Grand
> > Prize, which has normally been a very nice prize. So come down to
> > the range at 4:00 pm and have fun shooting at some very interesting
> > and challenging targets, meet some of the Known World's finest
> > archers, and have a chance to win the Grand Prize on Friday
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