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  • GPR - lets have patience

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    As we get further and further into the GPR, lets all have some patience when waiting for the next race, or the cars to be sent or arrive - or for whatever reason.

    I have noticed that some of the WORST bad blood generated on forums is via proxy races and the competitors impatience surrounding these races.

    I remember the severe bad blood generated a few years ago by the F1 proxy, and led - ONLY in my humble opinion to one of the most knowledgeable and venerated people in slot cars short history, to stop coming onto all 3 forums.

    For me - when I sent the cars into the race - in my mind i accepted they might not getback to me, or there could be delays.

    A lot of clubs think that proxies are a crock of ****, and we have to respect that, and they will not change their raceformats or timetable for a single race that in the end will bring virtually no $ into the bank , and in effect stop racers who pay and keep their doors open, ...

    So - lets keep it easy and accept that hiccoughs will occur.....

    Please note - there are NO digs at anyone here, more a plea as a result of discussions I have been having ,around the bad blood point, with a Mod on another board....

  • #2
    Well said.
    I can wait for my win ...

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    • #3
      Well, since it'll be near a decade before my Capri or Chevron become CPR "eligible"...I got the time

      A slight aside to perhaps have an interesting fill during the lull in the action...

      What do you think a slot car will be 10 years from now...

      Da Vols - Bruce & Harriet

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      • #4
        The GPR and all proxies function under the control of the track hosts. These guys usually do the best they can to get the cars run in a timely way.

        Bad bld? Wht's that?

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