I thought the contest was fun. There were people to work each time I tuned
across the band. Probably would have missed the event if there wasn't an
announcement here on the reflector.
Everyone is entitled to their opinion about an event. And everyone has the
option to submit a log or not. But, perhaps those opinions should be shared
with the organizer or the mobile and not in a negative way on the
We need more positivity about why contesting is fun and less about why you
aren't having fun.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: CQ-Contest [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of
> Jim Brown
> Sent: Sunday, September 03, 2017 7:47 PM
> To: cq-contest
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] Tennessee QSO Party 2017 - Sunday September 3
> It's not much fun when one of the two mobiles abandons 20M hours before
> the band closes and doesn't show up on 20 in several counties before
> that. I gave up around 23Z, and won't bother to submit a log.
> 73, Jim K9YC
> On 9/1/2017 10:27 AM, Ted Bryant wrote:
> > With all the contest activity this weekend and being a holiday weekend
> > as well, don't forget that we're having a party in Tennessee, the
> > Tennessee QSO Party - on Sunday after things have calmed down a bit.
> > Don't shut your radio off, come join us. Chase the mobiles across
> > the Tennessee hillsides through our 95 counties. The party is only
> > 540 minutes (9 hrs) long so it should be fast-paced, non-stop action.
> > Awards for those who make 100 QSO's or more.
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