At 11:06 AM -0500 12/5/08, Robert Haskins wrote: >I was wondering what the operational definition of "near" is? I can't >find anything in the rules or Q&A regarding a defined definition. For >example, on the test levee mission, what does "...the wheel is >strategically blocked by anything other than released levees near or >past the green shore." mean, exactly? Ruling 17 is the only place that I recall has any official information on "near": "The only levee blocks allowed to block the wheel are those far enough away from the thrower as to be considered "near" the shores by the referee. Make them obviously closer than half way if you want a favorable call from the ref." ______________________________________________________________ To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE YOUR SETTINGS, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". If you want to join the VADCFLL-ADMIN-L mailing list - to which FLL administrative announcements will be distributed - visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-admin-l.html and select "Join or leave the list".