OCNA Diversified Cacher Contest: rule clarifications

sign-clarify-mdThere are only 10 days left in the OpenCaching North America Diversified Cacher Contest! There were several rule clarification questions for the OC Team early on, both via email, and in our dedicated contest thread in our forums. We answered them all of course, but we realize not everyone is going to send us an email, or post in our forum thread. This blog post will therefore serve as the go to reference for clarification of  the rules. We have several clarifications below in a Question and Answer type format. Note: this post was edited 8/30/14 to reflect a new clarification on Social Munzees (they do not count as captures).
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HikerJamz After-Cache: Episode 9



Hikerjamz After-Cache is an internet radio show on Spreaker.com. We discuss geocaching stories that you, the listener, send in about your favorite geocaching adventure of the week. Listen in to find out how you can contact us with your favorite stories and finds with your Host: James (Hikerjamz) From Ohio, USA. Here is the link to send a voice message: https://www.speakpipe.com/hikerjamz

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HikerJamz After-Cache: Episode 8



OCNA Blog Note: The Blogger was on vacation most of the week, sorry for the delay getting this show up on our blog. But hey, we made it before Episode 9 comes out. By about 24 hours, but we made it. Enjoy!

Hikerjamz After-Cache is an internet radio show on Spreaker.com. We discuss geocaching stories that you, the listener, send in about your favorite geocaching adventure of the week. Listen in to find out how you can contact us with your favorite stories and finds with your Host: James (Hikerjamz) From Ohio, USA. Here is the link to send a voice message https://www.speakpipe.com/hikerjamz

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Diversified Cacher Contest prizes finalized!

The prizes for our August Diversified Cacher Contest have been finalized!! You may remember we had said some Geocaching retailers were busy during Mega Event season, and hadn’t got back to us on the exact nature of their donations. Everything has now been hammered out! We have 11 Sponsors (12 if you count the OCNA admins collectively as one), and 32 individual prizes, worth over $600. Want to play now, if you’re not? You can view the complete list at http://www.opencaching.us/articles.php?page=divprizes along with banners/logo’s from all our sponsors that link to their websites. Please visit and patronize them, they’ve made this amazing contest possible.

Since one paragraph doesn’t make for much of a blog post, here is the list of 32 prizes below as can be viewed at the link above on our website. Remember, you get one entry for every 100 points you score. The more you play, the better your chances of winning.

  • A Magellan Explorist GC GPS unit from Terracaching.com
  • A Spot II Satellite tracker from OCNA Admin DudleyGrunt
  • A Cache Me If You Can Geocaching board game from DPH Games
  • (3) Premium Memberships from Munzee.com
  • (3) “Virtual Packages” from Munzee.com
  • A $30 gift certificate to the OCNA Swag Store from The OCNA Admins
  • A prize pack valued at over $20 from GxProxy.com
  • A Limited Edition TeamSnook/Space Coast Geocaching Store set of coins (two coins with same tracking code, one to send out and one to keep) from Space Coast Geocaching Store
  • A Sighter Hero T-Shirt from Sighter.com
  • A $15 Gift Certificate from Cache At Night
  • (3) 101 Devil Caches books from Navicache.com
  • (3) Bison tube packages from Drives Cache Closet
  • (2) starter kits consisting of a geo rake, preform opener, Space Coast Geocaching Store sticker and a random container or two from Space Coast Geocaching Store
  • (3) $5 gift certificates from Drives Cache Closet
  • (2) five packs of random pathtags from Space Coast Geocaching Store
  • A $5 Munzee.com gift certificate from OCNA Admin Mr.Yuck
  • 500 Monster coins from MonsterCache.com
  • (3) OCNA Pathtags from The OCNA Admins
  • (2) OCNA Pathtags from The OCNA Admins
  • 250 Monster coins from MonsterCache.com

 

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HikerJamz After-Cache; Episode 7



OCNA Blog Note: HikerJamz has suspended his weekly Saturday live show on Blog Talk Radio, to concentrate on his new pre-recorded show After-Cache. We will from this point forward, be posting the weekly content of that show as a “guest blog post” (a few days after it’s released, as always). HikerJamz and we at the OCNA Blog thank you for listening!

Hikerjamz After-Cache is an internet radio show on Spreaker.com. We discuss geocaching stories that you, the listener, send in about your favorite geocaching adventure of the week. Listen in to find out how you can contact us with your favorite stories and finds with your Host: James (Hikerjamz) From Ohio, USA. Here is the link to send a voice message https://www.speakpipe.com/hikerjamz

 

 

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