Steve Ostrovitz wrote:
> Well, you conveniently disregard my second point, which is that even at
> small clubs throughout the Northeast, the quality of the drivers that I've
> run into tends to be high. This, of course, is opinion, and not fact, which
> some people on this list tend to get confused about.
I think the operative phrase here is "that I've run into..." My findings
have been just the opposite.
> Also, as the second largest SCCA region (I believe), NER drivers make for a
> large portion of Northeast drivers.
Yes, NER is a Jumbo region. But none of the other regions in the NE are
that big. I doubt any other region attracts more than 70-80 drivers on a
> New England Region drivers are also a very mobile bunch. On any given Sunday
> NER types are off to New York and other locales outside the NER.
I didn't attend that many NYR autocrosses but I never saw a driver from
> I just don't see any support for the argument that this part of the country
> is weak, in any respect.
So one of our opinions must then be wrong? Please reread your own
statement about the difference between opinion and fact.