Requirements: All participants must wear a 14th c kit. Greaves are required and all are encouraged to wear chausses and braies. All weapons must closely resemble their medieval counterpart and are restricted to bastard swords, polearms of period design (axes, hammers, etc.), spears under 7', daggers and single handed swords. All participants should be prepared to pay a ransom that they feel is appropriate to their station in the event that they are "captured" during this deed of arms. Rules of combat will be explained to all combatants before the CotT begins.
This year’s weapon choice: Iconic weapons of your persona. Please bring to the field that form which best represents your period.
Participants must appear in armour that inspires others to excellence, having no glaringly un-documentable aspects beyond those required for safety, i.e., baskethilts, bargrills, cops, gauntlets, etc. (Rule of thumb: if you can document it, you can have it -- to include kits based on period works of art. If you cannot document it, you must make a reasonable attempt to hide it.)
Participants should be prepared to document their choices in kit. Guaranteed rejections:
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