There are all sorts of sprints happening all the time. You'll find these
are "single pure radio operator's contests".
If you're looking for CQ to add such a category, the single operator class
is still reasonable for a "single pure radio operator." Now, if you want
extra operating challenge, add a second radio and increase your score.
Mike DeChristopher, N0HI
> Just curious, why virtually all (big) contests' sponsors support all kind
> stuff like packet, skimmers and even create unbelievable classes like
> Xtreme, but nobody has created and maintained just a single pure radio
> operator's contest...
> Nope. Sorry.
> Yet another vox clamantis in deserto.
> Vladimir VE3IAE
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Paul O'Kane" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "CQ CONTEST" <email@example.com>
> Sent: Saturday, July 17, 2010 5:27 PM
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] N6TJ AXIOMS OF LIFE
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Martin Monsalvo, LU5DX" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>> I know people who don't like this idea bring to attention
>>> several other ways of cheating in our hobby, but we are
>>> not talking about those, in this case we are talking about
>>> the use of packet, telnet, web clusters, or even DX alerts
>>> made by friends on VHF.!
>> My hobby is amateur radio contesting. Your's is something
>> else - I suggest internet contesting.
>> Just as there is a difference between the internet and amateur
>> radio, there is a difference between internet contesting and
>> amateur radio contesting. The difference between them should
>> continue to be recognised by retaining the single-op (radio)
>> and single-op assisted (internet) classes.
>> Paul EI5DI
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