[CQ-Contest] CQ contest submission deadline

Glenn Wyant va3dx at sympatico.ca
Wed Jul 25 11:09:49 PDT 2012

I think this rushed submission time is a bad idea...
The big contest stations wont miss the deadline, but I wonder
how many of the casual guys will.

It seems to go against the recent push to get everyone to submit their logs
no matter how big or SMALL .

Glenn VA3DX

Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] CQ contest submission deadline getting

>I personally think that 8 days is a much better balance for this.  The
> Monday morning after the next weekend following the contest.  I often end 
> up
> travelling for business right after these contests because I purposely 
> avoid
> doing so the week before.  Its burdensome to deal with submission before 
> the
> next weekend.
> I also think that it should be accompanied by a reduction in time for
> official results being posted.  Just like modern logging programs and the
> internet allow a faster log submission deadline, so should the results
> appearing.
> Ed  N1UR

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