[SCA-Archery] Finger slings
- I can find nothing in "The Middle Kingdom Missile Weapons Marshal's
Handbook" that says I cannot use a finger sling when shooting.
I live in the Middle, REALLY seriously doubt i will shoot in another Kingdom
any time soon.
Baile na Scolairi
- Many moons ago, though I doubt that Tirnewydd would claim him. Let's just
say the Middle Marches, twas over 12 years ago....
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alberic [SMTP:ALBERIC@...]
> Sent: Saturday, February 10, 2001 11:39 PM
> To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] Finger slings
> "Shurgin,Gary" wrote:
> > Hi guys, as to dropping bows...
> > We had an archer--Adelard, remember the story of how he shot
> > himself? Need I say more? And yes he was a marshall. He dropped his bow
> > once, but he always lost concentration on the range. I really don't
> > that's why they use the slings. It's more of a reminder of correction in
> > form, like me wearing a wrist band when I bowl, so I don't turn my wrist
> Adelard of Ternewidd? (Middle)
> Alberic (ex-Ternewidd, *Many* moons ago.)
> (The reason I ask is they're writing from OCLC, which is based there.)
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