[Ansteorra-archery] Grand Assembly of Archers
rob at mummersguild.com
Tue Jul 28 18:12:45 PDT 2009
Well and wisely said. Thanks. :)
On Jul 28, 2009, at 7:27 AM, Ulf Gunnarsson wrote:
> There is some good kindling here for a flame war. But it's been a hot
> summer and I don't think anyone wants extra fires.
> There are good archers and there are good people who are archers. We
> are blessed up here with a lot of the latter who are striving to
> also be
> the former.
> Many of them got together and decided we really should have an event
> that was just shooting. Shooting all day long at everything that you
> can stick an arrow or bolt in; shooting until you have to hold your
> with both hands that night because your fingers are so sore. If the
> fighters get to fight all day at their events there's no reason we
> shoot all day at ours.
> So the young and enthusiastic came to the old and cranky (waves hand)
> and teamed up to create this event. We're still not sure exactly
> what it
> is, but we know that it will mostly be defined by the people who
> show up
> the first year.
> So come on out September 11-13th (yeah, that's 9-11 weekend, but the
> tallest thing near us is a Ferris wheel). As you go through the event,
> if you have suggestions pass them on. When it's over, take a moment
> think about your experience and send us a note about what you liked
> or ideas for the next year.
> This year I can say there will be food and camping, drumming and
> in the evenings, and a really nice traditional bow donated by a non-
> bowyer specifically for this event.
> It's a month and a half from now. We'll see ya.
> Master Ulf
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