Cool Chick Links
Online resources of interest
House Lionesse A mailing
list and household for Amtgard's fighting women.
Ironrose An SCA website
for warrior women
- 'Five Hurdles" - An article about the psychology of women's fighting from the Ironrose website. (If you like this article, check out
The Armored Rose - A book by the author of "Five Hurdles" about women's fighting. Though written for the SCA, this book contains many insights that are relevant to Amtgard fighting. Highly recommended!)
- Ladies of the Chivalry Being a listing of those Ladies who have become Peers as
Knight or Master-at-Arms in the Society for Creative Anachronism.
- Breast Protection. - From the House Ironrose Resources. This is written for SCA fighters, and their combat requires more protection than Amtgard. However, the article has useful information and links for women seeking extra protection.
- Sisters of Steel Pics
of SCA chicks in armor. There's one woman in lamellar on the ASXXVI page. The hard-shell breastplates most of them are wearing are because the SCA uses unpadded weapons made from rattan, so armor is used for protective purposes and is required.
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