2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby Phenylethylamine » May 22nd, 2009, 5:31 pm

I think it's a better place for the NSO... I mean, it's hard to concentrate on your events when you're sweating your brains out in the humid Georgian air... Just kidding :mrgreen:

I dont really care where NSO is. It's the fact that a bunch of geeky and/or nerdy Science Olympians like me can gather for something like this that really touches me...

The only thing about Illinois for me personally is jetlag. I'm not complaining, because Ik how hard it must have been for all you west coast natives, not to mention Hawaii and Alaska, to come to Georgia. Just a minor inconvienice...
*Raises eyebrows* It's only a one hour time difference from PA to IL, unless I'm mistaken... Jetlag shouldn't really be an issue.
but he/she is talking about people from the west coast, cuz u go forward.
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby smartkid222 » May 22nd, 2009, 6:10 pm

What's all this talk about zetlag? Mabey because to Greece over the summer and i have to overcome a 7hr time difference my definition of jetlag has a differnt meaning than yours. The One hour difference between NY and IL is nothing to me. I"m sure you are going to be fine. 9PM eastern would be 8PM central. Now the West coast and especially hawaii and alaska are going to have a bigger problem, but they had to deal with that this year too, so they know what it's like.


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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby fmtiger124 » May 22nd, 2009, 6:11 pm

What's all this talk about zetlag? Mabey because to Greece over the summer and i have to overcome a 7hr time difference my definition of jetlag has a differnt meaning than yours. The One hour difference between NY and IL is nothing to me. I"m sure you are going to be fine. Now the West coast and especially hawaii and alaska are going to have a bigger problem.


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i would agree a one hour time differental will do absolutely nothing
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby crzyliljellybean » May 22nd, 2009, 6:52 pm

What's all this talk about zetlag? Mabey because to Greece over the summer and i have to overcome a 7hr time difference my definition of jetlag has a differnt meaning than yours. The One hour difference between NY and IL is nothing to me. I"m sure you are going to be fine. Now the West coast and especially hawaii and alaska are going to have a bigger problem.


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i would agree a one hour time differental will do absolutely nothing
yeah trust me. You will be perfectly normal.
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby jazzy009 » May 22nd, 2009, 8:32 pm

What's all this talk about zetlag? Mabey because to Greece over the summer and i have to overcome a 7hr time difference my definition of jetlag has a differnt meaning than yours. The One hour difference between NY and IL is nothing to me. I"m sure you are going to be fine. Now the West coast and especially hawaii and alaska are going to have a bigger problem.


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i would agree a one hour time differental will do absolutely nothing
yeah trust me. You will be perfectly normal.
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anyways. if by some chance we make it to nats, we need to have an ultimate frisbee tournament, team vs team. thatd be epic
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby starpug » May 22nd, 2009, 9:05 pm

How bout east vs west :P
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby crzyliljellybean » May 23rd, 2009, 7:05 am

EAST SIDE!! 8-)
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby soobsession » May 23rd, 2009, 7:24 am

ultimate frisbee?
its on 8-) my team has like the awesomest ultimate frisbee ppl :lol: (but that might be because i dont know your team) i cant say im the greatest frisbee player, but w/e. we could like set the record for largest, nerdiest, ultimate frisbee game :geek: :ugeek: :mrgreen:

go east! :D

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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby EastStroudsburg13 » May 23rd, 2009, 8:26 am

Ultimate frisbee is the most amazing sport ever, I destroy at it. How would east and west be defined?

For me, one hour can throw you off a little bit, but it doesn't really matter. It's like Daylight Savings Time, no different than that.
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Re: 2010 National Tournament: University of Illinois

Postby fmtiger124 » May 23rd, 2009, 8:27 am

Ultimate frisbee is the most amazing sport ever, I destroy at it. How would east and west be defined?

For me, one hour can throw you off a little bit, but it doesn't really matter. It's like Daylight Savings Time, no different than that.
lol the last time I played that i broke my ankle and am currently wearing a walking cast because of it
a tourney would be epic though
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