In the SCA, Thrown Weapons refers to throwing knives, axes, and spears. Some events also include atlatl (also called a “spear thrower,” this device throws long darts or arrows).
Unlike other martial activities, you do not need to be authorized (you do not need approved armor, or a minimal level of training) to participate in Thrown Weapons, although the Marshall will inspect your weapons for safety.
You learn more about Thrown Weapons in the East Kingdom here.
When: Thrown Weapons practices is held during the summer. Communications (changes or cancellations) will be announced via the Hartshorn-Dale mailing list.
Who to contact: Thrown Weapons Marshall Alexander Makcristyne – email@example.com
What to bring: An axe if you have it, if not come anyways! Loaner equipment is available.