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Without a doubt
is the medieval
art that attracts
more people to
Creative Anachronism) than any
other discipline. Nothing will take
you to another time and place
faster than watching two heavily
armoured combatants clashing
swords. The ideals of courtesy
and chivalry are central to all of
our Arts of War.
arose as a
means of self
defence in the
urban settings of
the era. The long, thin blade of the
rapier became the weapon of
choice because of its quick
thrusting abilities for both personal
protection and settling disputes.
The SCA's goal with Rapier
Fencing is to recreate both the
dress and fighting styles of that
Arts & Sciences
Arts & Sciences
within the SCA
is an extremely
competitions, research, and
documentation that go into
preparing each entry. Hundreds of
different crafts are skillfully
recreated from the Middle Ages.
The challenging part is finding the
medieval skill that interests you.
Krakafjord is a Shire in the Principality of Tir Righ,
which is a part of the Kingdom of An Tir. The
Kingdom of An Tir includes Oregon, Washington,
the northern tip of Idaho, British Columbia, Alberta,
Saskatchewan, the Yukon, and the Northwest
territories. Krakafjord is located within the realm of
Vernon BC, and is presently accepting new
members. Click on the Contacts link for more info.
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