There are many possible 'careers' that people can choose to portray at living history events. We call them 'careers' because it's always possible to develop and extend who you portray. The careers listed here are for inspiration - everyone can interpret their career in their own way.

There are also 'combat' oriented careers, which are usually aimed at taking part in mock combat of various kinds
  • Double Handed Spear
  • Single handed spear & shield
  • Single handed axe & shield
  • Sword and shield
  • Sword and buckler
  • Double handed polearm (axe, glaive, etc.)
  • Archer