[CQ-Contest] A puzzle
W0MU Mike Fatchett
w0mu at w0mu.com
Sat Mar 23 10:27:17 EDT 2013
Because this year March has 5 full weekends, a oddity that doesn't
happen that much.
What happens next year? Should we not attempt to have some consistency
in when our major events are held?
On 3/23/2013 6:45 AM, Pete Smith N4ZR wrote:
> I guess where I was coming from is ... we now have virtually
> instantaneous, universal communication among contesters. The old
> rationale for always having contests on "the second full weekend in X"
> would seem to be obsolete, so why not be more adaptable to real-world
> calendar constraints?
> 73, Pete N4ZR
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> On 3/23/2013 8:08 AM, Mike Kasrich wrote:
>> A similar statement can be made as to why WPX CW is on a holiday
>> weekend for the US in May.
>> On 3/23/2013 7:00 AM, Pete Smith N4ZR wrote:
>>> Just contemplating this weekend without any significant contest
>>> activity, and wondering why WPX SSB is on Easter weekend. Why wasn't
>>> it moved a year ago?
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