Loch Salaan members hold fighter practice in the park

Members of the Barony of Loch Salaan (Salt Lake City, Utah) gathered recently in Sugarhouse Park for an evening of fighter practice. Cathy Free of theDeseret Morning News covered the practice.

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The sword play is one of the biggest reasons why several hundred Utahns have joined the Society for Creative Anachronism, a worldwide club devoted to bringing the Middle Ages and Renaissance to life.

"It's the whole knights in shining armor thing from when I was a kid," says Adam Furubotten, 33, a mortgage loan officer who prefers a heavy metal workout to running on a treadmill. "When I learned this group existed six months ago, I was in."