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Unread 06-02-2005, 02:00 PM   #4
chad
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No "national" calendar that I know of.

Also, it's a misconception to think that "unsanctioned" events are any less serious than KCBS or MIM! Often the only difference is the amount of prize money! :D Bragging rights are seriously sought awards at local and regional events.

Check with your Chamber of Commerce and those of surround towns/cities. Local papers will sometimes have info.

Another option is to sign up for a sanctioned event and enter the backyard or amateur division. One good thing about a sanctioned event is that you'll usually have certified judges - at least that's the way it's handled by the FBA.
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