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Re: [CQ-Contest] [RRDXA] new scores in standings

To: "'Ashraf CHAABANE'" <ash.kf5eyy@gmail.com>, <cq-contest@contesting.com>
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] [RRDXA] new scores in standings
From: "Peter Voelpel" <dj7ww@t-online.de>
Date: Sat, 3 Oct 2015 03:43:03 +0200
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I don´t find that rule for late WPX logs, neither in the qualification
criteria nor in the selection policies for WRTC 2018.


-----Original Message-----
From: rrdxa-bounces@mailman.qth.net [mailto:rrdxa-bounces@mailman.qth.net]
On Behalf Of Ashraf CHAABANE
Sent: Freitag, 2. Oktober 2015 18:52
To: cq-contest@contesting.com
Cc: bcc@bavarian-contest-club.de; rrdxa@mailman.qth.net
Subject: Re: [RRDXA] [CQ-Contest] new scores in standings

Dear Ulf,

This rule of removing WRTC points for 'late log' was added recently. I can't
see if this is a good practice to update rules while qualification race is

I sent my log few hours after the deadline, HOWEVER: I'm compliant with WPX
rules, my log is valid, my QSOs are confirmed, my score is listed (was not
re-classified as a Checklog!). I simply won't receive a paper certificate.
This is very disappointing that I'm punished two times. 

Personally, I do 260 km to operate every contest and a lot of arrangements
are made to free up time. Then I see zero WRTC points.

By the way, Africa is split in two separate areas however one TL will be
selected. That means, a competitor from South West Africa can have ALL WRTC
points each contest with only few QSOs made and get qualified, while those
in North Africa where competition is hot will stay home.
I didn't comment on that previously, I understood that rules are made and I
should respect them. But please consider re-visiting this new rule of "late

Appreciate the efforts you are doing to make WRTC2018 a successful event!

Op. 3V8SS, 3V8BB


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Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2015 22:36:38 +0200
From: "DL5AXX, WRTC2018" <dl5axx@wrtc2018.de>
To: cq-contest@contesting.com, rrdxa@mailman.qth.net,
        bcc@bavarian-contest-club.de, wrtc2018@lists.wrtc2018.de
Subject: [CQ-Contest] new scores in standings
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Hi folks,

even added WAE SSB claimed and RDXC finals. Points for 'late logs' from the
CQ WPX SSB are removed (see FAQ -

Current standings at

73 Ulf, DL5AXX
WRTC2018 qualifications


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