[CQ-Contest] RE: [WSVHF] VHF Sprints (fwd)

George Fremin III geoiii at kkn.net
Wed Apr 14 10:55:19 EDT 1999

KØHB writes:
> Kenneth E. Harker wrote:
> > Participation and interest in the sprints is at an all-time low,
> > and without heavy-duty sponsorship, the contests are destined to 
> > die out.
> Contests succeed because they are fun, not because of their 
> 'sponsorship'.  If quality of 'sponsorship' determined longevity,
> then most of the CQ-sponsored events would have been stillborn.

I would consider CQ to be heavy-duty sponsorship.


George Fremin III                 
Johnson City, Texas             "Experiment trumps theory." 
K5TR (ex.WB5VZL)                            -- Dave Leeson W6NL
geoiii at kkn.net                             

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