Gents, et al:
I don't know the specifics beyond what was posted (maybe there is more?), but I
can tell you
that this is a not a Six Sigma project. We are all human and honest mistakes
I have been on the CQWW Contest Committee for, what, decades (plural)? My log
(not my team entry)
has been "lost" or put in the wrong category (and it was new USA record
too)....and I'm on the
And...I can factually state that the same thing has happened to me with the
I set a new record in one of their contests one year (10m contest) and they
"missed" my log (even
though they had it..and published my "correction" in the VHF contest results...
how many HF contesters do you think read that?).
The point is, Read Jim's Chapter 16!
de Doug KR2Q
----- Original Message -----
From: Alexander Teimurazov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Monday, August 28, 2006 5:41 am
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] Fw: NEIGER'S TIGERS
> Dear Jim,
> Dont forget that CQWW is becoming Emperor K3EST and his friends
> with special rules, special way of accepting the logs and etc etc
> Each year situation will become even more and more worse before
> will not come down from the sky
> Now you can understand my position better propably .........
> 73 Al
> 4L5A ex D4B
> > Gentlemen:
> > I guess The Emperor has strongly suggested that the old Neiger's
> Tigers be
> > put out to pasture, since NONE of its five teams (following)
> made it into
> > the 2005 CQ WW CW results.
> > Three things for certain:
> > (1) all five teams were properly registered with The Emperor,
> prior to the
> > contest, and even posted on the Contest Reflector, (please see the
> > following exchange)
> > (2) two of the teams would have placed No.'s 1 and 2 in the Team
> > Competition (probably the only one's who care are those who
> made the
> > effort
> > to register)
> > (3) the old Tigers' ringmaster has groomed his stock for the
> final time.
> > At least when The Emperor lost the Tiger Team registrations two
> > ago,
> > he at least had the courtesy to make a phone call to reconstruct the
> > submittals.
> > May I respectfully suggest that if the Committee can't get this
> seemingly> simple task right, they permanently retire the Team
> > Which naturally leads to my next Secrets of Contesting, Ch. 16:
> which is
> > simply stated: Do Not Take Any of this Too Seriously!!!!!!!!!
> > Vy 73
> > The Old Ringmaster, N6TJ
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