Re: [SCA-Archery] Period or Modern Equipment - was Re: Unsafe archery practices was: The Fourth Peerage, Or What Is An Apple?
- On 12/03/2012, okami49 <okami@...> wrote:
> Gladius,This sounds fair to me.
> The question is, how can we keep our "anyone can come up and shoot" approach
> AND disallow modern equipment.
> What if we allow the modern traditional equipment to be shot on the range
> during open range and allow new archers to compete using them in anything
> labeled "novice"? High level competitions and online scoring can only be
> done with period (though there could be a novice division online that allows
> them). Essentially giving new archers a good place to start and cheap, easy
> to come by equipment to use to learn but requiring them to eventually
> upgrade if they want to take it seriously.
> This is no different than buying your own kit in armored combat or fencing
> and the pricing (for entry level period stuff) is quite similar.
> Archery Captain, Shire of Mynydd Seren
Oblio the Unregistered,
Heretic of Abertwidr
of the Western Shores
In the Kingdom of Lochac
Per fructu, non folii