Re: [SCA Newcomers] Cut and Thrust?
- Thanks for the direction! I am in Austin, TX, which places me in the SCA kingdom of
Ansteorra. I will check <http://rapier.ansteorra.org/> for information. I appreciate the
quick responses from everyone!
--- In email@example.com, Coblaith Mhuimhneach <Coblaith@...> wrote:
> koleyporter wrote:
> > I became a little confused about the acceptance/legality of cut &
> > thrust within the rules of the SCA. Is cut and thrust still an
> > accepted fighting form?
> The answer to this question (and many others) will depend upon where in
> the Known World you are. There are Society-wide rules for various
> martial endeavors, but the individual kingdoms often have additional
> restrictions. You can learn about Ansteorra's cut-and-thrust rules at
> <http://rapier.ansteorra.org/>, for instance.
> If you're not sure which kingdom is yours, go to
> <http://sca.org/geography/findsca.html> and follow the instructions
> there to identify it. Then I recommend you get into the habit of
> including the information when you write to this list. When you have a
> question, the answer will be affected by where you are more often than
> you might think.
> Coblaith Mhuimhneach
> Barony of Bryn Gwlad
> Kingdom of Ansteorra
- I am not privy to the internal workings of Calontir. I have heard
rumor of there being a Yahoo! group or some other kind of discussion
group called Calontir Fencers. I'm not on it so I don't know if it
You may find your answers on such a list.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Kyla" <skycat@...> wrote:
> I would also like to know why Calontir has 'banned the fencers'.
> As a relatively new Scadian, there's a lot of history that I
> yet, and this sounds like a good story.
> Tabitha Pennywarden
> Ravenslake, Midlands
> Middle Kingdom
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com
> Behalf Of Justinos Tekton
> Sent: Thursday, October 02, 2008 9:47 AM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [SCA Newcomers] Re: Cut and Thrust?
> On Thu, 2008-10-02 at 14:33 +0000, David Roland wrote:
> > Calontir still outlaws rapier combat
> Really? I didn't know that. (I believe you...I'm just curious as
> one kingdom would outlaw a particular activity that is done in
> of the Known World with a good safety record.)
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