[CQ-Contest] Circle Jerks

Doug Smith w9wi at w9wi.com
Thu May 31 01:46:11 EDT 2007

On Wed, 2007-05-30 at 15:57 -0400, Joe Subich, W4TV wrote:
> You can bet if the "circle" did not cover Boston to Albany 
> the rules would have been changed years ago.  However, I do 
> not know of another case (other than TCG which provided the 
> impetus for the "one section" rule in ARRL contests) where 
> there is a single contest club covering an entire state and 
> the state is too long/wide to be completely circumscribed 
> by a 175 mile circle.   

I do wonder if it's possible this is because of clubs not being formed
because the potential members knew they wouldn't be able to participate
in club competition?

Doug Smith W9WI
Pleasant View, TN  EM66

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