Temporary rule changes for Fencing and Armoured Combat

This Royal Proclamation gives effect to some temporary rule changes for Fencing and Armoured Combat. These temporary changes will expire after 30 days unless renewed by a further proclamation, or incorporated into the handbooks.

Theuderic · Engelin
Lochac

Additional reading: Seneschal’s COVID response page

For Fencing and Youth Fencing

In Australia

At the request of the Kingdom Seneschal, Marshals carrying out inspections for adult and youth rapier combat must wear fencing gloves and observe appropriate distancing as outlined in the low contact inspection procedure. If distance cannot be maintained, Marshals must wear face coverings. Please undertake these steps to ensure the safety of Marshals and combatants.

In New Zealand

At Alert Levels 1 and 2, inspections may be conducted as normal or using the low contact inspection procedure. Face coverings are not required. SCA combat activities are prohibited at Alert Levels 3 and 4.

YiS
Master Owain Cantor ap Hughe
Kingdom Rapier Marshal

For Armoured Combat and Youth Armoured Combat

In Australia

At the request of the Kingdom Seneschal, Marshals conducting armoured combat inspections and youth armoured combat inspections need to wear a face covering and gloves until advised otherwise. Please undertake these steps to ensure the health and safety of Marshals and combatants.

In New Zealand

At Alert Levels 1 and 2, inspections may be conducted as normal. Face coverings are not required. SCA combat activities are prohibited at Alert Levels 3 and 4.

YiS,
Sir Andreas Reinhardt
Deputy Earl Marshal Armoured Combat
and
Master Grim of Thornby
Deputy Earl Marshal Youth Armoured Combat.