Archery

Shooting with bow or crossbow

Pennsic "Battle of Helm's Deep" video on YouTube

RenegadePaladin has uploaded a series of videos of the Pennsic XXXVIII Helm's Deep Battle, featuring combat archers, on YouTube.

[AET] Agincourt

Attend one and all, within the fields of the Debatable Lands, The Feast of Saint Crispin will be upon us and a noble fight will be at hand.

[AET] Archers to the Wald

You stand waiting, focused downrange, fingers lightly touching the string of your bow. The range is declared clear and permission is given shoot. You take aim and watch as the arrow streaks toward its intended target, striking home.

Áine de Lacy's photos of Spring 2009 West Kingdom activities

Lady Aine de Lacy has created several albums of photos from the recent West Kingdom events including the Teulfeburg Archery Tourney and the Golden Rivers Rapier Tourney and Collegium

St Sebastians Fair photos online

Archery ruled the day at the recent St. Sebastian's Fair in Hartshorn Dale in the Kingdom of the East. Cateline shares her photos of the event on Picasa.

Archery range relocated at Pennsic War

The staff of Pennsic War XXXVIII has announced that, due to insurance concerns, the archery range has been relocated from the top of Mount Eislinn to a new field above the B Blocks.

[ATL] Kingdom Archery Championship

Shrewsbury...Agincort...Crecy... The pride and strength of the nobility cut low by common men with a simple weapon. The bow.

West King March 2009 Crown Tournament photos online

Áine de Lacy has created a large album of photos from the March 21, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the West. The event took place at the Yolo County Fairgrounds in Woodland, California.

[OUT] St. Sebastian's Archery & Caerthen Archery Warden and Crossbowman Competition

All archers are called upon to come and show their prowess with the handbow and crossbow. St Sebastians is alive and well with yet another change of location.

[ATL] Tournament of The Golden Rose

Courtesy, Honor, Grace and Inspiration...
Tthe seeds of these ideals are planted and maintained by the fairest flowers of the Known World...
Those women who have worn the Crown...

[ANT] Lionsdale Champions Tourney

The Shire of Lionsdale invites one and all to witness the making of our new Champions in Armoured Combat, Target Archery, and Combat Archery!

[ANT] Summer Hunt V

You are invited to Summer Hunt V July 24-6, 2009. Our championship is in honor of Baron Julian. The winner carries a token for the year that was created by Baroness Arianne and features on of Julian's winning medals from Archery.

[ATL] Southern Atlantia Archery Day

A cold wind blows from the North. On that wind ride the long-ships in full sail. The NORSE! They are set on the pillage & plunder of our homelands.

[ATE] Atenveldt-Sundragon Archery Tournament

Come one and all to the Atenveldt-Sundragon Archery [`monthly´] Tournament! hosted this month by Lord Angus Mac Leod.

ALL ARE WELCOME! We have loaner gear available and Marshalls at the ready to assist anyone who wants to explore! Adults and Youth!

This is a garbed event ~ We have some shade but bring your own and chairs if you'd like. We'll have water and food!

Mounted archery on Mythbusters May 13, 2009

On the May 13, 2009 episode of the popular science show Mythbusters, the crew will try to prove the veracity of mounted archery. The episode Exploding Bumper premieres at 9:00 p.m. EDT and repeats at midnight.

Ealdormere event photos online

Eirik Andersen reports that he has posted two albums of photos from recent events in the Kingdom of Ealdormere on the Two ravens website.

[ATL] Out of the Darkness

A call to all Archers!!! Get ready to come Out of the Darkness and into Spring with the Canton of Sudentorre, April 25th 2009.

[ATL] Crescent Guard Archery Games and Lochmere Arrow Competition

Please join us as we follow Dante and Virgil on a journey into the underworld. We are assailed by beasts (a lion, a leopard, and a she-wolf). We fall into a "deep place where the sun is silent" -- the Inferno. We will be assaulted by wasps and hornets, wrapped in Minos tail, face the 10-eyed devil himself and angels both good and evil! All of this and more in the span of one brief day.

Photos from Calontir's Bloody Trident Inn online

Hrothgar reports that he has posted photos taken by himself and Amba at the Bloody Trident Inn event which took place recently in the Kingdom of Calontir.

[CAI] Robin Hood Archery

Come one, come all! The Barony of the Angels invites you to attend our annual Robin Hood Tournament at the Woodley Park archery range. Come and enjoy a wonderful day of archery, thrown weapons, rapier and bardic competitions for Their Excellencies Baron John ap Griffin and Baroness Flavia Beatrice Carmigniani are in search of champions. All of Caid is encouraged to show in force!

[WES] La Fiesta de los Ojos de Marzo

Oye! Oye! Oye! Come and join the populace of Bestwode Shire for our Spring Feast. There will be merriment a plenty as contests of skill, Archery, Weapon Throwing and Heavy Fighting commence throughout the day. There will also be entertainment, an auction, and a table top siege engine competition.

Combat archery website

Her Grace Tessa the Huntress has created a new website to collect information on combat archery. Tessa is looking for suggestions for content for the page.

[CAI] Lyondemere Arts and Archery

Come one, come all, to our annual Lyondemere Arts and Archery Tournament! The event will be held in beautiful Cheviot Hills at the Rancho Park Archery Range, which is located in the Rancho Park Golf Course. Parking for the archery range is found at the end of a narrow east/west road, accessible on the west side of Motor Avenue (take the first turn north of where Motor meets Pico Blvd). Watch for SCA signs on Motor Ave. Our picnic area adjoins the parking lot on the south side. All parking is free.

[WES]Archery Spring Hunt and Novelty Shoot

Please make note on your planning calendar that Sunday, May 31, 2009 has been approved by the West Kingdom Seneschal for the Teufelberg Shire (Clayton, CA in the Mists) Archery Spring Hunt and Novelty Shoot.

[ANS] A Day in Sherwood

Tidings came to brave Robin Hood under the Greenwood tree. Come prepare you then my merry men we'll go yon sport to see. Forth from the Greenwood they are gone with hearts all firm and stout Resolving then with the sheriff's men to have a hearty bout.

[GLE] Regional Fighter Practice & Combat Arrow Construction Party

THL Mika'il al-Rashid (aka Dex) and I will be hosting another combat arrow construction party. Their Highness's have offered Broken Oaks in Seleone for this one. It will occur on Saturday January 24, 2009.

[NOR] Archery in Nordskogen

The archers of Nordskogen wish to invite our fellow archers to join us for archery practice on Sunday January 11 (the day after Twelfth Night).

Mythbusters build a Hwacha

As part of its October 22, 2008 episode, the Mythbusters took on the challenge of proving the veracity of the medieval Korean hwacha, a weapon able to fire dozens of exploding arrows at a time. The results are chronicled on YouTube.

[WES] Three Rivers Yule Revel

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Not going to Boar Hunt this year? Missing those old time Yule Revels? Let's make 'em come alive again! On December 13th come bring your banner to display and join us in that spirit to make merry at the first Three Rivers Yule Revel, hosted by the Shire of Betony Wood.

We plan to have games, a contest or two and even some good old country dancing organized by Master Own ap Morgan! During the early part of the day before dinner, Master Owen will also be teaching a class on Italia dances; and (weather permitting) a Silver Arrow target archery tournament is planned, with a prize for the victor hand made and donated by Lady Zara bint Talib. Location:
Shire of Betony Wood (Fair Oaks, California)

Archery gear stolen in West Kingdom

Iosef Braun reports that archery gear owned by William of Teufelberg was stolen from his vehicle in Concord, California October 26, 2008. He asks that the SCA community be on the lookout for the equipment.