Archery

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Summer issue of "Quivers and Quarrels"

The summer issue of the SCA wide archery E-newsletter Quivers and Quarrels is now available.

Society Seasonal Archery Competition: Summer: Slots

Sir Jon has provided the rules for the SCA's Society Seasonal Archery Competition.

Glaslyn Defender 2014 photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos from Glaslyn Defender of the Flame which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available to view on Flickr.

Dragonsfire Tor Guardian 2014 photos online

Master Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos from Dragonsfire Tor Guardian 2014 which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.

New Chronicler needed for "Quivers and Quarrels"

Quivers and Quarrels, the SCA archery E-newsletter, is looking for a new Chronicler/editor. The current Chronicler will be leaving due to mundane job requirements.

"Quivers and Quarrels" needs articles

Sir Jon FitzRauf, co-editor of Quivers and Quarrels, reports that material is needed for the summer edition of the SCA wide archery E-newsletter.

Barony of Whiterun event showcases Nordic theme

Just in time for spring, an upcoming event in the Barony of Whiterun will feature Nordic-themed combat, arts and sciences, merchants, and especially archery.

Estrella War Special Events - Archery Edition

KNOWN WORLD Jan 14, 2014 Archery Edition - Estrella War Announcement Digest

Super Star Archers needed

Quivers & Quarrels is the SCA quarterly publication dedicated to target and combat archery. Each edition of Q&Q turns the spotlight on a Super Star of SCA archery.

Estrella War XXX Special Events Youth Activities

Estrella War XXX Announcement Digest Special Event Youth Edition Jan 10, 2014

Pirates and performers join SCAdians for North Carolina medieval festival

Members of several SCA groups joined musicians and actors for Pamlico Community College's recent Medieval and Renaissance Festival which took place in Grantsboro, North Carolina. Bill Hand of the Sun Journal spoke with several participants about re-enacting. (photo)

Bryn Gwlad 2013 photos online

Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created an album of photos from Bryn Gwlad which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available to view on Flickr.

Quivers and Quarrels: Fall issue

The Nostalgia Fall Edition of Quivers & Quarrels -- wherein we explore the origins and evolution of combat and target archery in the SCA, from the first garden stake arrows and Freon can helms to the exciting game we play today -- is now available online in the SCA's e-newsletter site.

Archaeologists consider meaning of Mingary Castle arrowhead

Mingary Castle, overlooking the Sound of Mull in Scotland, may have had a more violent past than once believed, according to experts pondering the discovery of an iron arrowhead. (photo)

Society Seasonal Archery Competition

Archers of the Known World are invited to participate in the Fall Society Archery Competition, currently in progress around the SCA. Sir Jon Fitz-Rauf introduces the competition.

Quivers and Quarrels: New photo section

The SCA archery E-newsletter, Quivers and Quarrels, is requesting photographs for a photo section featuring  "period" looking archers. Photos of archers in good looking period style clothing and gear or photos of period style gear (e.g. Bows, quivers. arrows, etc.) made by an archer will be published in each issue.

Quivers and Quarrels: Summer issue

The summer edition of the new SCA wide archery E-newsletter Quivers and Quarrels is now available online, from the e-newsletters page of the official SCA web site.

Pennsic youth shoot for "chocolate and glory"

Contestants in this year's Youth Archery Championship at Pennsic War competed for bronze pins, chocolate, and honor. The Pennsic Independent has the feature story.

Blackstone Raids 2013 photos online

Augusto G. reports that he has created an album of photos from Blackstone Raids 2013, which took place recently in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The photos are available to view on Photobucket.

A Guide to Archery at Pennsic

Baroness Ygraine of Kellswood provides a review of archery at Pennsic.

East Kingdom's Archery Champions Decided

On Saturday, June 1, 2013, the outgoing Royal Archery Champions of the East ran a devious (some would say “despicable”) tournament to determine their successors.

[LOC] Canton of Vallon d'Or Grand Tour Feast

Canton of Vallon d'Or invites you to attend our Grant Tour Feast and Archery event. IKAC Archery at Balingup Medieval Carnivale Site, Brockman St. 3pm to be followed by A Grand Tour Feast in the Balingup Town Hall 6:30pm.

[LOC] Mordenvale Household Tourney and Archery Day

Come one, come all, for a day of merriment and fine food with friends. It has come to Our attention that six months has already passed. So, to give others a chance to serve on Our Baronial Household we would like to make a new tradition to choose Our next guard, and also stand up new members of Our Household.

Quivers & Quarrels debuts as archery newsletter for the SCA

A new archery newsletter has recently become available for the SCA. The newsletter, called Quivers & Quarrels, is free and will be going out to all kingdoms via each kingdom's online newsletter.

[ATL] Hornwood-Guard Inn: Archery Festival

The Shire of Hornwood and The Scarlet Guard invite you (and challenge you) to a weekend of flying fletching, sharp shots, tricky targets, and fantastic food and fellowship! Fill the first weekend of June with all things archery.

[LOC] Axe and Sword Inn

On the 25th of May, the famous Axe and Sword Inn will be open again!

[AET] Bards and Bows, Now with Brewing

The Shire of Sterlynge Vayle is pleased to announce that Bards and Bows, Now with Brewing!! sponsored by the Damp Dragon Inn, on Saturday, September 7, 2013 at our traditional site, Camp Sertoma, Johnson Road (no number), in Windsor, NY. The site opens at 9:00 AM and closes when everything is clean on Saturday night. Anyone still lingering after 9:00 PM will be pressed into service for site clean up.

[ATL] Southern Atlantian Archery Day VII

Welcome to SAAD 2013!  This year, join us as Bubba Goes on Crusade.  This event will have target archery, thrown weapons, atlatl, A&S, Event-wide pot luck, Bardic & drumming and LOTS OF FUN!

[ART] Archery Workshop

Here is the much anticipated information on the upcoming Archery Workshop, to be held in the Shire of SilverKeep on April 27th and 28th.  HE Ryryd ap Gwerstan has planned this archery workshop and its curriculum; we are very fortunate that he, with the help of his protege, Lady Aingeal, are coming North to give us this opportunity to learn.

Film of the SCA "Second/Third Tournament" on YouTube

John Edgerton reports that video from the Second Tourney of the Society for Creative Anachronism, which took place June 25, 1966 in the park above Berkeley, California, is now available to view on YouTube. Transferred from Super 8 film, the video has no audio.