[ Show ]
Support VoyForums
[ Shrink ]
VoyForums Announcement: Programming and providing support for this service has been a labor of love since 1997. We are one of the few services online who values our users' privacy, and have never sold your information. We have even fought hard to defend your privacy in legal cases; however, we've done it with almost no financial support -- paying out of pocket to continue providing the service. Due to the issues imposed on us by advertisers, we also stopped hosting most ads on the forums many years ago. We hope you appreciate our efforts.

Show your support by donating any amount. (Note: We are still technically a for-profit company, so your contribution is not tax-deductible.) PayPal Acct: Feedback:

Donate to VoyForums (PayPal):

Tue, December 01, 10:48:12amLogin ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678910 ]

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Date Posted: Thu, October 10, 11:22:42am
Author: I want my dancer to qualify by winning against their toughest competition...not their weakest.
Subject: I would say that's already handled in requiring dancers to move into OC the following calendar year or immediately following their second win in a subsequent year....
In reply to: Concerned 's message, "The purpose of the second chance is just that - a second chance to compete to try and get the wins required to move up. It's POOR sportsmanship, if your dancer already have their required wins, to compete in the second chance & take a chance away from someone that's trying to get their wins. The right thing to do if you've already paid but have earned all your wins is to step aside/bow out of the second chance competition - sacrifice the fees ($35.00-40.00) - for the sake of the other dancers & their families." on Thu, October 10, 10:29:58am

Especially if two wins over calendar years will force them into an OC group they may not be ready for only to face not placing once they're there. This is competition.There is no reason to essentially "let" someone win. As long as they remain gracious and humble there is no issue. And even the best prelim dancer on a winning streak can be knocked down a peg or two by not winning them all...it happens and ideally teaches them to lose gracefully and that they will in fact not always win them all. A great lesson before OC.

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]


Login ] Create Account Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  Expression (Optional mood/title along with your name) Examples: (happy, sad, The Joyful, etc.) help)

  E-mail address (optional):

* Type your message here:

Choose Message Icon: [ View Emoticons ]

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]

Forum timezone: GMT-5
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2019 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.