SCA Youth Combat

Building Weapons & Shields for Youth Combat

Please note: while PVC was previously allowed as a core, it has now been banned for use in making youth weapons due to safety concerns. If you find instructions on making youth combat weapons using PVC pipe, you must substitute PEX, Siloflex, or rattan.

Building a Rattan Weapon for SCA Youth Combat

Division 1 Pool Noodle Weapons

Basic Sword Construction for Divisions I - III

This article includes helpful links to suppliers for the materials to make youth combat swords using this design.

Creating Weapons for SCA Youth Combat

Note: this is a great article, but make sure to substitute PEX, Siloflex, or rattan for the PVC

Making a plastic shield