A Cadet is a rank within the Ealdormere Academy of Defence. They are given a Red Scarf as mark of their rank.
A cadet must :
- Have the single rapier or cut and thrust authorization
- Desire to join the Academy
- Start thinking about garb that can be made list legal for fencing
To earn the rank of Cadet, the Prizor must fight 10 bouts, followed by a minimum of 15 minutes of open challenge.
Include, but are not limited to:
- Have Fun! This is your most important duty.
- Become involved with other aspects of the SCA.
- Hone rapier skills beyond the basics, into advanced techniques, especially period forms
- Begin learning at least one of the auxiliary weapons forms
- Begin creating garb that is list legal for fencing