Info Favorites Register Log in
myArmoury.com Discussion Forums

Forum index Memberlist Usergroups Spotlight Topics Search
Forum Index > myArmoury.com Features Talk > THE WINNER: Win a German Bastard SwordContest Reply to topic
This is a standard topic Go to page 1, 2, 3  Next 
Author Message
Nathan Robinson
myArmoury Admin


myArmoury Admin

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 1:44 pm    Post subject: THE WINNER: Win a German Bastard Sword         Reply with quote

We ran the 753 entries through our myArmoury.com super-computer. After several hours of computing time, a winning name was randomly selected!

Without further delay, the winner of the big bastard sword is:

Eric Myers of Sacramento, California!

Eric has won a fantastic German Bastard Sword reproduction created and graciously donated by Arms & Armor of Minnesota. It has a value of $595 US! To say Eric is damn lucky would be an understatement. This is one hell of a prize! Please send him your congratulations!


Overall length: 48.625"; Blade length: 37.5"; Blade width (at base): 2"; Point of Balance: 3.75"; Center of Percussion: 22.5"; Weight: 4.5 pounds

Please read our Hands-on Reviews for further information: Review by Patrick Kelly, Review by Bill Grandy.





Thanks goes out to Arms & Armor for donating this big prize to our community!



To review the details of this contest, please visit the Contest Announcement.

This will not be the last big contest we run here at myArmoury.com. In fact, there are many, many more on the horizon with one coming up in just a few weeks!

.:. Visit my Collection Gallery :: View my Reading List :: View my Wish List :: See Pages I Like :: Find me on Facebook .:.
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
David McElrea




Location: Canada
Joined: 26 Nov 2003

Spotlight topics: 1
Posts: 438

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 1:59 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Big Congrats, Eric!

By all accounts you have won a truly fantastic sword.

Enjoy,

David


Last edited by David McElrea on Tue 06 Apr, 2004 2:22 am; edited 1 time in total
View user's profile Send private message
Lee Watts




Location: Wales, UK ,europe
Joined: 25 Aug 2003

Posts: 144

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:00 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

congratulations Eric you lucky sod, you have won one heck of a gorgeous sword there.
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
Matt G. Meekma




Location: Horicon, Wi
Joined: 03 Mar 2004

Posts: 61

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:02 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congratz there Eric!

That is one heck of a Blade there and you are a lucky man.

Wield it in good health.

Beer is God's way of saying He wants Us to be Happy. - Ben Franklin
View user's profile Send private message
William Goodwin




Location: Roanoke,Va
Joined: 17 Nov 2003
Likes: 1 page
Reading list: 20 books

Posts: 1,001

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:04 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congrats Eric, you lucky so & so. Your the envy of 752 other people today!!



William

aka Bill
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
J.G. Grubbs




Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Joined: 23 Aug 2003
Reading list: 6 books

Posts: 184

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:06 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congrats, Eric!
"The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour."
Samurai Proverb




James Grubbs
View user's profile Send private message AIM Address
Stephen A. Fisher




Location: Kentucky USA
Joined: 17 Oct 2003

Posts: 455

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:08 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congrats Eric Exclamation
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
Russ Ellis
Industry Professional




Joined: 20 Aug 2003
Reading list: 42 books

Posts: 2,607

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:09 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Son of a... oh wait I already have one... I don't care Eric you are still on lucky guy. Congratulations!
TRITONWORKS Custom Scabbards
View user's profile Send private message
Jörg W.




Location: Germany
Joined: 11 Feb 2004

Posts: 35

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:18 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congratulations, Eric!


Hell, next time dont wait a whole day with announcement, plz. Its already past 23:00 here (CET; GMT-1). Wink
View user's profile Send private message
Ryan A. C.





Joined: 22 Mar 2004
Reading list: 5 books

Posts: 147

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:25 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congratulations!

That's one hell of a sword.
View user's profile Send private message
Eric Myers




Location: Sacramento, CA
Joined: 23 Aug 2003

Posts: 214

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:29 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Thanks for the congratulations everyone, I'm so excited I can barely type Big Grin

Also, a big thanks to Nathan for this whole wonderful site, and to Arms and Armor for donating the sword!

Eric Myers
Sacramento Sword School
ViaHup.com - Wiki di Scherma Italiana
View user's profile Send private message
Craig Johnson
Industry Professional



Location: Minneapolis, MN, USA
Joined: 18 Aug 2003
Likes: 16 pages
Reading list: 20 books

Spotlight topics: 1
Posts: 1,290

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:34 pm    Post subject: Congrats Eric         Reply with quote

Hello Eric

Congrats on the sword. May it serve you long and well. We are happy it found such a great home to go to.

Best
Craig

and the rest of the A&A gang.
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website
Joel Chesser




Location: Oklahoma
Joined: 23 Oct 2003

Posts: 714

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 2:40 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

congrats dude! Big Grin
..." The person who dosen't have a sword should sell his coat and buy one."

- Luke 22:36
View user's profile Send private message
Thomas McDonald
myArmoury Alumni


myArmoury Alumni

Location: New Hampshire
Joined: 17 Aug 2003
Likes: 1 page

Posts: 2,160

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 3:00 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congratulations, Eric !

Mac

'Gott Bewahr Die Oprechte Schotten'
XX ANDRIA XX FARARA XX
Mac's PictureTrail
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
Gary Grzybek




Location: Stillwater N.J.
Joined: 25 Aug 2003

Posts: 559

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 3:17 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congradulations Eric!

That's one fine lookin sword Big Grin

Gary Grzybek
ARMA Northern N.J.
www.armastudy.org
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
Björn Hellqvist
myArmoury Alumni


myArmoury Alumni

Location: Sweden
Joined: 19 Aug 2003

Posts: 723

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 3:35 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congratulations! No, I'm not envious. Not at all. I couldn't even enter the contest. The best man won. I better stop now. Wink Laughing Out Loud
My sword site
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
Stefan Toivonen




Location: Åbo, Finland
Joined: 25 Aug 2003

Posts: 47

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 3:47 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congrats! You lucky bastard Wink Big Grin
View user's profile Send private message
Steve Maly




Location: OKC, OK
Joined: 23 Aug 2003
Reading list: 23 books

Posts: 257

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 5:22 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congrats, you lucky dawg! You'll really enjoy this one! Big Grin
"When the only tool you own is a hammer, every problem begins to resemble a nail." ~A. Maslow
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
Patrick Kelly




Location: Wichita, Kansas
Joined: 17 Aug 2003
Reading list: 42 books

Spotlight topics: 2
Posts: 5,686

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 5:54 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Congratulations Eric!

You'll love this sword. In a lot of ways I regret getting rid of mine. It's a keeper!

"In valor there is hope.".................. Tacitus
View user's profile Send private message
Carl Croushore
Industry Professional



Location: Monticello, WI
Joined: 03 Feb 2004
Likes: 1 page

Posts: 117

PostPosted: Mon 05 Apr, 2004 6:18 pm    Post subject:         Reply with quote

Alas, my hopes for acquiring my first high-caliber sword are dashed... Sad

However, I DO send to you a heartfelt congratulations, Eric!!

Cheers!

-- Carl Croushore
View user's profile Send private message


Display posts from previous:   
Forum Index > myArmoury.com Features Talk > THE WINNER: Win a German Bastard SwordContest
Page 1 of 3 Reply to topic
Go to page 1, 2, 3  Next All times are GMT - 8 Hours

View previous topic :: View next topic
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum






All contents © Copyright 2003-2018 myArmoury.com — All rights reserved
Discussion forums powered by phpBB © The phpBB Group
Switch to the Basic Low-bandwidth Version of the forum