Any or all of these topics could make good articles for the Florilegium.
Anyone want to write some up?
I accept updates at any time, so as you learn more you can add to what you first write. Although you might wait until after this first discussion before sending me an article. Multiple authors are acceptable.
On Jun 2, 2013, at 10:17 PM, Kirk Poore <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Ladies and Gentlemen:
> After conferring with several of the senior knights of the kingdom, I
> have decided to sponsor an open discussion on how to keep fighting as
> long as you can, and retiring from fighting and still being active in
> the SCA when "that time" comes. Potential topics include:
> Fighting effectively at over 50
> Minimizing & recovering from injuries
> What type of fighting do you still want to do?
> Keeping fighting fun when you aren't as good as you once were
> Transitioning into "emeritus"roles--Coaching, Counseling, Commanding
> What? There's other stuff to do in the SCA besides fighting?
> Well, what else do you like to do?
> Keeping Relevance in Fighting When You've Stopped
> Accumulative Injuries--How Much is Too Much?
> We'll see where the discussion goes, and of course any related item is on topic.
> Date & Time:
> Monday evening starting at 8 PM
> Location--The Royal Pavilion
> Please bring a light, a seat, and a drink.
THLord Stefan li Rous Barony of Bryn Gwlad Kingdom of Ansteorra
Mark S. Harris Austin, Texas [log in to unmask]
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