[CQ-Contest] Status of getscores.org?
kim.ostman at tut.fi
Mon Oct 22 12:20:56 EDT 2012
Rudy N2WQ wrote:
"IMHO, the more contesters do real-time posting, the more fun the contest
will be for all participants. I bet scores will go up, records will be
broken, and the publishers will have more to write about."
I very much echo Rudy's sentiment. I started using cqcontest.ru this year,
and it's been a blast. The score visualization and analysis tools are also
Cqcontest.ru was also used officially for real-time scoring in the
Scandinavian Activity Contest's "National Team Contesting Trial"
year. In addition to the scores, the site has the ability to embed
audio+video streams from the stations.
The comments regarding the trial have been very positive. Hopefully these
kinds of real-time features will become more popular, because they add a
whole new social dimension to the contest experience.
More information about the CQ-Contest