Re: Fw: White Shield (Mists Archery Championship)
- Sorry, I forgot that emai addresses are edited out of posts. Questions should be directed to dcobb at meyernet dot com.
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, Randal of Camusfearna <randal_of_camusfearna@...> wrote:
> I am forwarding this at the request of Mistress Isela...
> I am writing this on behalf of Dietrich von den Weinbergen, current Mists
> Archery Champion.
> Unto the Archers of the West, I send a reminder of the upcoming Principality of
> the Mists Archery Championship. The Championship will be held in conjunction
> with the White Shield Tournament next weekend, on Saturday, March 5th, at the
> Fairgrounds in Tres Pinos, CA (near Hollister).
> All archers willing to serve as champion are invited to come and compete. The
> winner will serve their Highnesses as champion beginning at Spring Investiture,
> for a period of one year, and will be charged with running the tourney to select
> a successor.
> The shoot will be in four parts, including short distance, long distance, Combat
> Archery and an Archers' Duel (foam heads, bring your own if you have one). The
> CA portion will require archer's gauntlets and helm (loaners will be available
> but please bring your own if you have them). You need not be an authorized
> Combat Archer, although it certainly would help your chances of scoring well in
> this segment!
> To add to the pageantry of the day, please bring your pennants to dress up the
> range if you have them.
> We will be setting up in the morning, and should hopefully be ready by the time
> the Heavy Tournament starts, if not before. You need not compete for the
> Championship in order to participate. The range will be very near the Heavy
> Lists field, north of the main parking area. Gate opens at 9 am.
> We look forward to seeing the West's best archers next weekend.
> YIS, Dietrich von den Weinbergen
> Principality of the Mists Archery Champion
> I encourage everyone to come and compete, and enjoy the fellowship of the bow.
> Please e-mail me at dcobb@... you have any questions.
> Randal of Camusfearna