They did lose in M2X. They then checked 3830 and switched to MM, which they won.
Hope they enjoy their consolation prize.
JeffOn Dec 9, 2015 12:09 AM, Michael Schulz <email@example.com> wrote:
> They could only be a sore looser if indeed they did loose, but they didn't
> But then again the words referred to below don't seem to apply universally.
> Respect - show it to those who competed and won obeying written rules.
> Fairness - first gather evidence, proof, and hear both sides of the story.
> Give the accused party time and opportunity to comment.
> Ethics - Throwing unproven accusations without any background information on
> the real situation at hand is not very ethical either (see Respect).
> Fellowship - Seems to be exhibited in a strong way by one side of the
> argument amongst each other but not as a whole group based on the discussion
> to date.
> It always goes both ways.
> 73 Mike K5TRI
> -----Original Message-----
> From: CQ-Contest [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Jeff
> Sent: Tuesday, December 8, 2015 7:20 PM
> To: Kelly Taylor <email@example.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] CR3L Should Reconsider Submission Catagory
> Kelly, It's much more than just trying to gain an unfair advantage. Please
> reread the the first paragraph which contains words like "respect , fairness,
> ethics and fellowship". But the last one is the most important word - " sore
> loser "
> JeffOn Dec 8, 2015 9:58 PM, Kelly Taylor <email@example.com> wrote:
> > One could argue poor sportsmanship is being displayed by those kvetching
> > about their win, especially absent any facts.
> > A definition of poor sportsmanship in the link you provide is "…breaking
> > the rules to gain an unfair advantage."
> > What rules have been broken and what's the "unfair advantage" of a lowly M2
> > station beating a MM?
> > 73 kelly
> > ve4xt
> > On 2015-12-08, at 6:33 PM, Jeff Clarke <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sportsmanship
> > >
> > > It's pretty obvious to me the definition of sportsmanship is different in
> > > Europe is different than it is here in the United States.
> > >
> > > Read the above link and tell me if CR3L is being a good sport?
> > >
> > > This email thread has been nothing about anyone breaking any rules
> > > because it's pretty apparent to me that the rules are broken if they
> > > allow this to happen.
> > >
> > > Jeff
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