Shooting with bow or crossbow

[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

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.

[WES] Darkwood Winter Archery Tourney / Hawks’ Feast

We look forward to welcoming you to the Winter Darkwood Archery Tourney. We will be running the Royal Rounds as usual, with submissions going towards IKAC ranking. This year the range will be set up to include shooters in the Children's Division.

Bring your banners to dress up the field! Marshals and time permitting, we shall also be holding a variety of other shoots, including combat archery. Prizes will be awarded for the highest scores! If you have anything that you would like to see run, please contact the autocrat Location:
Canton of Hawks' Haven (Morgan Hill, California)

Calontir event photos online

Eowyth reports that she has posted an album of photos from the recent Autumn Arrows event hosted by Calanais Nuadh in Rolla, Missouri (Kingdom of Calontir)

12 Most Impressive Medieval Soldiers

List Universe, a website that encourages the creation of all manner of lists, has posted one on the "12 Most Impressive Medieval Soldiers." The martial groups are numbered 12 through 1 and include a short description.

[CAI] Queen's Champion Archery in Lyondemere

Calling all archers of the Kingdom of Caid! By the grace of the Barony of the Angels, the Barony of Lyondemere is pleased to bring you Fall Queen's Champion Archery, in honor of Kolfinna II, on Sunday November 23, 2008. This season's tournament in honor of our new Queen will be challenging. Set in a forest-like setting beside Pasadena, the Roving Range has a variety of distances to shoot. We will challenge and delight all archers with lanes that vary from 15 feet to 70 yards. We will only be shooting 4 arrows in each lane, but bring extra arrows. Location:
Barony of Lyondemere (Pasadena, California)

achery range or clubs near Tampa,Fl.

Does anyone Know of any archery clubs ore free ranges near Tampa, FL. I live in Zephyrhills.

[AET] Archers to the Wald

The Canton of Steltonwald invites one and all to come and fling your arrows and other sharp pointy objects at this year's Archers to the Wald. Many of the well-known marshals of our Kingdom including many Scarlet Guard members will be running various ranges throughout the day, including several roving, novelty and long distance ranges.

There will even be some archery classes offered. Many of the Location:
Canton of Steltonwald (New Brighton, Pennsylvania)

Videos of archers, battles and entertainers from Pennsic 37 online

THL Cetach Fitzgibbon of the Shire of Hunter's Home has posted several videos from Pennsic 37 including archery, battles and entertainers around the marketplace.

[AET] Archers to the Wald

The Canton of Steltonwald invites one and all to come and fling your arrows and other sharp pointy objects at this year's Archers to the Wald. Many of the well-known archery marshals of our Kingdom including many Scarlet Guard members will be running various ranges throughout the day, including several roving, novelty and long distance ranges. There may even be some archery classes offered.

Members of the Scarlet Guard have agreed to make themselves available Location:
Canton of Steltonwald (New Brighton, Pennsylvania)

Combat archery rule changes for Summer 2008

The Earl Marshal of the Society for Creative Anachronism has laid out several changes to combat archery rules following repeated incidents of helm penetrations.

[AET] Hideaway Homecoming

The Forests of Hornwood hold many dangerous animals on four feet...and on two. After the war, fleeing mercenaries and defeated warriors infiltrate our shire, pillaging what spoils they can find and causing great scenes of discord. Join with us, The Shire of Hornwood, on September 6th from 9am until 8pm in our efforts to clear out the rabble and fill our larders for the coming winter. The promise of great rewards awaits you at our Hideaway Homecoming! Location:
Shire of Hornwood (Brockport Pennsylvania)

[EAL] Volley of Arrows

Come and join us for a day of fun at Volley of Arrows!

Tailored to the Hearts of our Archers, this event will offer a traditional shoot with an added bonus of a 30 3-D target shoot.

There will be an area for Thrown Weapons!

The success of the day's hunt will be celebrated by a hunter's feast (closed flame) with limited feast spots.

Please signup at our website to help Location:
Canton of Vest Yorvik (Caledon, Ontario)

[OUT] Border Clash: Attack of the Huns

You are invited to Hinterland!!! Border Clash: Attack of the Huns Shire of Hinterland August 22, 23, 24

Site opens at noon on August 22 - closes at noon on August 24

Site Fees: $9 per Adult; $10 feast, Non member Charge $3 – Children 13 and under FREE

Alcohol is permitted - Leashed pets only

The Huns have invaded Hinterland. Pyromelody and her populace in Hinterland invites one and all to join them in removing the Huns from Location:
Shire of Hinterland (Bridgeport Nebraska)

[CAL] St. Augustine's Faire

St. Augustine's Faire Frolic with us in the picturesque woods of Sherwood Forest. Combat, archery, A&S, food and youth activities!

Winnebago Scout Reservation
2543 Glass Road
Marble Rock, IA

Take your best route to the Avenue of the Saints (aka Hwy 218/27/18). Turn south onto Glass Ave at Rudd (15 miles east of Mason City and 7 miles west of Charles City) and go south, away from Rudd, about 4.5 miles. Turn left onto CR-B45 (because Glass Ave turns into a gravel road here) and go east just under a mile. Turn right onto Hickory Ave and go 4.5 miles south. Turn right (west) onto Glass Road and go 1/10th mile to the scout reservation at the first bend in the road. Location:
Shire of Heraldshill (Marble Rock, Iowa)

[EAS] Sleepy's Challenge

Greetings unto the Populace of our fair Barony. Come to The Northern Keep for a camping weekend of archery by day and song by night.

Saturday: Range opens 9am - Intro courses, Royal Rounds, small tournament geared towards next year's archery championship, free shooting. 5pm - Range closes. (Open to all who wish to learn and play). Much revelry around the campfire after dinner. Sunday: 9am - Range Opens for Royal Rounds until 1pm. The site is Location:
Barony of L'ile du Dragon Dormant (Ste-Emilie-de-l'Energie, Quebec)

[AET] Bards and Bows

The Shire of Sterlynge Vayle welcomes all back to the new Damp Dragon Inn for Bards and Bows on September 6, 2008. This event will be held at Camp Amahami, 434 Page Pond Road, in Sanford NY. This is the same beautiful site where Barony Wars is held.

The site opens at 8:00 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. To encourage you to arrive early to enjoy the full day's activities, there will be a pancake and egg breakfast for a small charge from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Location:
Shire of Sterlynge Vayle (Sanford, New York)

Barony of Darkwood Archery Tournement

An album from February 2008, belatedly posted by an apologetic, includes photos of the Barony of Darkwood's Archery Tournement.

[OUT] Coursers & Quivers

Come out one and all to the Unser Hafen Equestrian and Archery Championships at Coursers & Quivers. We are looking forward to a good turnout of Northern Outlands best archers & riders.

Sunday, August 3rd
Sun Pony Ranch, Berthoud, CO ( for directions)

Site Opens 9 a.m.
Archery check-in/warmup 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Location:
Barony of Unser Hafen (Berthoud, Colorado)

[WES]Fletching Day and Garbecue

Fletching day with Garbecue

I will be hosting a day for the crafting of arrows for both target and combat archery. We will also have a garbecue and a showing of the Battle of Agincourt and the Longbow for those that are able to remain later. Come in garb and bring any arrows to be fletched.

Send me an email or pm if you would like the names of some of the places I obtain my archery supplies if you would like to bring your Location:
Shire of Mountains Gate (El Dorado Hills, California)

[OUT] St. Sebastian's Archery Competition

In service to our beloved Baroness, Mary, the Caerthen Archery Warden competition will be held during St Sebastians this year. And in consideration of the time, and gas needed for a camping event St Sebastians will be one day only this year. Join the Canton of Hawks Hollow for more of his lordship Eric's entertaining shoots as well as the determination of the archery champions for Caerthe (hand bow and crossbow). Location:
Canton of Hawks Hollow

[AET] Harvest Raid XV

The good folk of Heronter invite everyone to join them October 10 - 12, 2008 for their 15th annual Harvest Raid! We are thrilled to host three Royal Championships! -- Heavy Weapons, Archery, & Thrown Weapons.

As is tradition, we are privileged to have access to the Lake Chautauqua Lutheran Camp on Route 430 (no street address) in Bemus Point, New York on beautiful Chautauqua Lake.

The site will open at 5pm Friday afternoon and closes at noon on Location:
Shire of Heronter (Bemus Point, New York)

Midsummer Gathering photos

Lady Catte of Lennox has announced that she has posted an album of photos from Midsummer Gathering on her Flickr account. The event was held recently in the Shire of Smithwick (East Kingdom) and hosted by the Freehold of Tir, a Viking Group in Houlton, ME.

[OUT] Blackwater Keep's A Fun Day of A & S

All hail citizens of the Outlands. The Shire of Blackwater Keep announces our annual A Fun Day of A & S event. We are returning to First United Methodist Church at Sycamore Avenue and 14th street in Clovis, NM.

Site opens at 8:00 am, classes begin at 9:30 am, and Site closes at 10:00 pm at First United Methodist Church, 1501 Sycomore Avenue, Clovis, NM 88101

The Autocrat of the Event is Location:
Shire of Blackwater Keep (Clovis, New Mexico)

[EAS] Carolingian Baronial Championships

In the name of Baron Jehan, all gentles are invited to attend the Archery and Thrown Weapons Competitions for the Barony of Carolingia on Saturday, July 19th, 2008 (rain date: Sunday, July 20th). During the day, the mighty archers and weapons throwers of Carolingia will compete to choose the best among them for the Baron's Champion.

The event will be on the Town Fields of Bedford, MA, located on Mudge Way (no street number). Location:
arony of Carolingia (Bedford, Massachusetts)

[ANT] Archery Academy and Ithra

Join us in the country. Camp on soft grass under trees, observe the ducks on the lake, watch banners flutter in the breeze, and hear the sound of arrows coursing through the air as we turn our attentions to the honorable and celebrated discipline of archery -- the sport of monarchs and tool of war and recreation.

This teaching event has classes for the Archer, Bowyer and Fletcher. There are also Ithra Core and other unique classes. Participate in activities such as archery novelty shoots and royal rounds. Location:
Trojan Park: Rainier, Oregon