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Old 09-09-2008, 12:53 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by rdub202 View Post

I think the BRCA are tabling that in the UK.
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Old 09-09-2008, 08:06 AM   #32
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Oh yeah, people who don't marshal should be kicked in the nuts.
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Old 09-09-2008, 08:11 AM   #33
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In all honesty when a person who is signed up to race and does not turn marshall or have someone out there in his place. (we do that for each other here when the person has to work on something to be ready for next race) then their best race for the day needs to be thrown out. plain and simple. It will cure the turn marshalling problem in a hurry.
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Old 09-09-2008, 01:40 PM   #34
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Everybody should absolutely turn marshal and put forth their best effort. Turn marshaling is the price of admission to race unless you'd like to pay a bigger entry fee and have dedicated turn marshals.

Many of the things I see that could be better about r/c racing could easily be fixed by better organization (posted and easy to understand rules, regulations, and requirements). Turn marshaling requirements (and punishment) should be added to the posted rules.
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Old 09-09-2008, 01:50 PM   #35
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Originally Posted by Bulldawg RC View Post
"What Timmy didn't realize was that they were enforcing the turn marshal rule that day."
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Originally Posted by bprocket View Post
An punishment appropriate to the crime??? How about a date with a hairy 400lbs dude named Helga
he got married to baba
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we tried a pants down and run a lap of the track but some seemed to be missing marshalling on purpose.... sickos
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