[CQ-Contest] Re: [RTTY] Brilliant move NCJ.

Waldemar DK3VN dk3vn at nexgo.de
Thu Feb 7 22:49:26 EST 2002

Eddie Schneider wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mike" <W4EF at dellroy.com>
> > Really sounds like we should switch the dates back so that
> > the CW Sprint is always on the first weekend. Of course then
> > we end up conflicting with the FOC contest :) Aarrrgh!
> Hmmm, it appears a great deal of thought went into changing the NAQP CW Sprint
> dates, NOT.
> The CQWW/NRJ RTTY WPX contest is the 2nd largest RTTY event of the year. It has
> ALWAYS, since conception in 1995, been held on the 2nd full weekend in February.
> To stuff a CW Sprint in amongst the RTTY folks is bordering on insanity! Get
> real NCJ.
> Just my 1/16 of a Euro's worth. Eddie, G0AZT.

To our experience (on this side of the pond) we have learned, we should never
expect any intelligent decision from the NCJ; not in the last years and not in
the last decades! For them, the real world ends at the border of NA.

73 de Waldemar, DK3VN
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