Members of Society for Creative Anachronism wear protective gear

June 30, 2012 | 6:03 p.m. CDT
The members of the Society for Creative Anachronism must wear extensive medieval-styled garb for protection during fights. Safety is extremely important to the group, and there is a detailed list of what must be protected. Gloves and metal armor are used to protect hands, as many of the fighters are business or medical professionals who use their hands in their daily jobs.

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