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(Awesome!) Vital Pompey 'in it to win it'...no.2

The latest Vital Pompey competition is giving you, yes you - or at the very least someone you know! - the chance to win a free ticket to the Pompey - Arsenal game in May. We are feeling mighty generous here at Vital Pompey Towers!

The competition!

To stand a chance of winning this ticket you will need a slice of luck, but before you need this luck you have to earn the right to be clutching that rabbits foot as you need to fulfil 2 different levels of criteria to even make the final draw - come on, you did not expect it to be a gimmie did ya...

  • Firstly, you must score 150pts or more in the members league between now and April 25th - by 6pm on Saturday 25th... 150pts in 24 days, that really is a piece of cake, if you really wanted to you could rack that up in a day!

  • Secondly, you have to look out for a series of questions. They could appear anywhere, at anytime on the Vital Pompey site... they could appear as a thread in 'the forum' - this will never be within another thread, if in the forum it will be a new thread, in one of the 'match preview's' paultsmouth does, in one of Gino's 'Pompey Chimes' editions, maybe even a Dave's 'Toast', it could be that Chixy might even have one hidden away in something he produces, as might I in one of my daily articles, so you will have to keep coming back to find out these question, and then answer them!

    10 questions, all that could be easily answered with a little looking on t'internet, will be spread randomly over the 24 days, so keep your eyes peeled. If/When you see the questions do not comment to answer them, please email on the link that you will be provided with, if you answer it for everyone to see you give someone else the chance of winning what could be yours!

    From these 10 questions, which will all be Pompey, Arsenal, or Pompey v Arsenal specifically related, I will need at least 7 correct answers for you to make draw. They will be easy trust me, if you do not know them looking them up on Google or Wikipedia should soon help you, hint, hint! So getting 10/10 should not be that hard...

  • Thirdly, and finally if you manage over 150pts, have got at least 7/10 correct answers with me your name will be put into a hat and the first randomly drawn name will be the winner of the free ticket to the Pompey - Arsenal game, currently scheduled for Saturday 2nd May, although this is quite 'probably' going to change, so do bare that in mind...

    What could I win?

    Did I not mention? Oh, just a free ticket for the Pompey v Arsenal game - you will not be sitting alone though let me add, it is organised so you will be sat with another member of this site, someone that I can vouch for as being a 'sound' person.

    Who can win?

    Anyone, bar myself, so long as you fulfil the criteria given and become the lucky first name at random drawn from those entered to win you will win - simples!

    How do I know if I win?

    I will contact you via private message - an email like feature, which you see in the forum - and via email to notify you by Sunday 26th April. If I have no reply within 48-hours then I will leave a comment in the competition thread to announce the winner so check back to this article a day or so after closing to check, better still check your inbox!

    Please Note!

    'If' you already have a ticket to the game, you might be a season ticket holder already or have already purchased one for the 'corresponding fixture' that you had to to get one for this game you are free to pass this onto a friend or family member. However the winner must, and I mean must meet me in person at the Milton Arms prior to the game to collect the ticket, I will not be posting this onto the winner!

    No cash alternative will be offered, and the editor's decision is final.

    If you are an overseas reader and you win, then obviously if you cannot make it over for the game this will have to be issued to someone else that can - if you cannot arrange this I will have to draw again. In the interests of fairness, and to ensure you did win something I would probably arrange a little something at my expense, as I am kind like that...

    So, to clarify this is not limited to UK only, but if you would not be able to get to Fratton for the game then I must again stress you either have to allocate the ticket to someone else, or I will, you will not be offered a cash alternative. This ticket has to be used by someone!

    There you go, you know what to do, so go do it, earn those 150pts or more by 25th April and look out for the 10 questions - they could start at anytime - and the winner could be you, or you could at least be winning for a friend or family member...

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    Writer: pompeyrug Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

    Date:Thursday April 2 2009

    Time: 8:02AM

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    Another example of the forward thinking that makes this site great. Good luck everyone
    UKTony
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    02/04/2009 08:25:00

    Another example of the forward thinking that makes this site great. Good luck everyone
    UKTony
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    02/04/2009 08:25:00

    What an amazing competition! Well done Rug and anyone else who thought this up, and look I have just got 2 more points! It's that easy! lol
    sneakay
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    02/04/2009 10:16:00

    What an amazing competition! Well done Rug and anyone else who thought this up, and look I have just got 2 more points! It's that easy! lol
    sneakay
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    02/04/2009 10:16:00

    Blimey sounds complicated....but no point having those "What is the capital of France is it a) Paris, b) CHesterfield c) A Carrot type things you get on Moron TV
    hammersmithblue
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    02/04/2009 11:40:00

    Blimey sounds complicated....but no point having those "What is the capital of France is it a) Paris, b) CHesterfield c) A Carrot type things you get on Moron TV
    hammersmithblue
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    02/04/2009 11:40:00

    when i say answer i mean answer 'correctly' at least 7/10...
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 11:54:00

    honestly its simple...
    get 150pts or more and answer 7/10 questions that will appear somewhere on this site between now and 25th april and you have a chance - you at least make the draw, then its all down to luck, before the luck tho you have to earn the right to have some luck...
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 11:54:00

    honestly its simple...
    get 150pts or more and answer 7/10 questions that will appear somewhere on this site between now and 25th april and you have a chance - you at least make the draw, then its all down to luck, before the luck tho you have to earn the right to have some luck...
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 11:54:00

    when i say answer i mean answer 'correctly' at least 7/10...
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 11:54:00

    What do we do with the correctly answered questions Rug? Do we mail you individual answers or all in one go? Is there a phone a friend option, ask the audience and 50/50?
    sneakay
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    02/04/2009 12:43:00

    What do we do with the correctly answered questions Rug? Do we mail you individual answers or all in one go? Is there a phone a friend option, ask the audience and 50/50?
    sneakay
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    02/04/2009 12:43:00

    i would do them as the come along personally, as you 'might' miss the deadline... t'internet is a powerful device, you 'should' find answers in minutes, if you did not already know them in seconds...
    there 'might' be a question already lurking somewhere...
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 12:47:00

    i would do them as the come along personally, as you 'might' miss the deadline... t'internet is a powerful device, you 'should' find answers in minutes, if you did not already know them in seconds...
    there 'might' be a question already lurking somewhere...
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 12:47:00

    Good to luck to those entering & here's hoping we can actually beat the mighty Arse for once!!!
    storagematt
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    02/04/2009 12:59:00

    Good to luck to those entering & here's hoping we can actually beat the mighty Arse for once!!!
    storagematt
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    02/04/2009 12:59:00

    remember anyone - bar me - can enter, if you cannot use the ticket you must have a family member or friend that can?
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 13:19:00

    remember anyone - bar me - can enter, if you cannot use the ticket you must have a family member or friend that can?
    pompeyrug
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    02/04/2009 13:19:00

    We owe Arsenal one and her is a great chance to see the game. Could even guarantee safety that day too!! So read all we write and you are in with a chance. Some articles MIGHT even help with the answers to other questions - you never know!! Good luck all.
    eastneydave
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    02/04/2009 13:42:00

    We owe Arsenal one and her is a great chance to see the game. Could even guarantee safety that day too!! So read all we write and you are in with a chance. Some articles MIGHT even help with the answers to other questions - you never know!! Good luck all.
    eastneydave
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    02/04/2009 13:42:00

    sounds good Rug, the 150 points should be easy, and you make it sounds so simple....
    MFFP
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    02/04/2009 16:56:00

    sounds good Rug, the 150 points should be easy, and you make it sounds so simple....
    MFFP
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    02/04/2009 16:56:00

    doh! I'm away for most of the competion... :-(
    pompeycarpet
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    02/04/2009 17:58:00

    doh! I'm away for most of the competion... :-(
    pompeycarpet
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    02/04/2009 17:58:00

    If there is a question somewhere i cant bloody find it!
    MFFP
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    02/04/2009 20:53:00

    If there is a question somewhere i cant bloody find it!
    MFFP
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    02/04/2009 20:53:00

    OOOHH!
    MFFP
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    02/04/2009 21:21:00

    OOOHH!
    MFFP
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    02/04/2009 21:21:00

    Judging by the points total at the end of the 2nd day we alreasdy have 37 members with points so you will all have to work hard for your prize.
    eastneydave
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    02/04/2009 22:29:00

    Judging by the points total at the end of the 2nd day we alreasdy have 37 members with points so you will all have to work hard for your prize.
    eastneydave
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    02/04/2009 22:29:00

    MFFP, this 'might' explain your eagerness to comment - build up your points, but do it the right way mate try not to comment for the sake of comments sake - if that makes sense... you have plenty of time to get the points, its a marathon not a sprint - rememb er tho that points are worth nothing without ANSWERING questions, and question no.1 is already out here, somewhere!
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 00:17:00

    MFFP, this 'might' explain your eagerness to comment - build up your points, but do it the right way mate try not to comment for the sake of comments sake - if that makes sense... you have plenty of time to get the points, its a marathon not a sprint - rememb er tho that points are worth nothing without ANSWERING questions, and question no.1 is already out here, somewhere!
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 00:17:00

    I'm looking.. but ca't find it .. must look harder !.. Great competition Rug..
    Chix
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    03/04/2009 07:40:00

    I'm looking.. but ca't find it .. must look harder !.. Great competition Rug..
    Chix
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    03/04/2009 07:40:00

    if i gave any more clues i would be giving you the answer which is easy enough anyway but find question no.1, then email me the answer, here
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 10:23:00

    if i gave any more clues i would be giving you the answer which is easy enough anyway but find question no.1, then email me the answer, here
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 10:23:00

    I can't find it either!!
    eastneydave
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    03/04/2009 12:40:00

    I can't find it either!!
    eastneydave
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    03/04/2009 12:40:00

    you are joking right dave? look at the bottom of the 'utaka to leave rumours intensify!' article if you cannot then find the answer there is something very, very wrong...
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 12:46:00

    you are joking right dave? look at the bottom of the 'utaka to leave rumours intensify!' article if you cannot then find the answer there is something very, very wrong...
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 12:46:00

    find the question even, not answer...
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 12:47:00

    find the question even, not answer...
    pompeyrug
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    03/04/2009 12:47:00

    PLEASE NOTE: if you are saving up all your answers to submit at the end make sure they arrive by 6pm on saturday 25th april - remembering you must also have 150pts by then...
    pompeyrug
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    07/04/2009 07:45:00

    PLEASE NOTE: if you are saving up all your answers to submit at the end make sure they arrive by 6pm on saturday 25th april - remembering you must also have 150pts by then...
    pompeyrug
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    07/04/2009 07:45:00

    I'm so close to the 150 now!
    MFFP
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    07/04/2009 09:35:00

    I'm so close to the 150 now!
    MFFP
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    07/04/2009 09:35:00

    Good luck chaps with the compo. Tough game with Arsenal as it always is. Bank hoilday weekend game so they should bring a good following.
    storagematt
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    07/04/2009 09:39:00

    Good luck chaps with the compo. Tough game with Arsenal as it always is. Bank hoilday weekend game so they should bring a good following.
    storagematt
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    07/04/2009 09:39:00

    im still waiting for you (matt) and others to enter - remember just as you already have a ticket it doesnt mean you cannot win and then nominate someone else to have it - friend, family member, maybe even someone from this site...
    pompeyrug
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    07/04/2009 09:52:00

    im still waiting for you (matt) and others to enter - remember just as you already have a ticket it doesnt mean you cannot win and then nominate someone else to have it - friend, family member, maybe even someone from this site...
    pompeyrug
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    07/04/2009 09:52:00

    Yay, I've Managed 150 Points, just need to get the questions right now...
    MFFP
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    07/04/2009 09:59:00

    Yay, I've Managed 150 Points, just need to get the questions right now...
    MFFP
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    07/04/2009 09:59:00

    Well done MFFP - you were very quick getting to the 150! Rug, I don't mind if less people enert as it will give me more of a chance of winning! ha ha. 50 points needed for me and 4 more correct answers! Come on!
    sneakay
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    07/04/2009 10:13:00

    Well done MFFP - you were very quick getting to the 150! Rug, I don't mind if less people enert as it will give me more of a chance of winning! ha ha. 50 points needed for me and 4 more correct answers! Come on!
    sneakay
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    07/04/2009 10:13:00

    Good luck to all those entering, last season I managed to win tickets off the radio TWICE, it was great!
    tracyc
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    07/04/2009 19:04:00

    Good luck to all those entering, last season I managed to win tickets off the radio TWICE, it was great!
    tracyc
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    07/04/2009 19:04:00

    the only way you will get a ticket for this game now is in this competition as the pompey site has announced this is now a sell out!
    pompeyrug
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    08/04/2009 13:11:00

    the only way you will get a ticket for this game now is in this competition as the pompey site has announced this is now a sell out!
    pompeyrug
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    08/04/2009 13:11:00

    HINT, HINT - follow this and the rest will fall into place...


    if you were to look closely enough you 'might' find question no.1
    here...
    pompeyrug
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    10/04/2009 07:36:00

    HINT, HINT - follow this and the rest will fall into place...


    if you were to look closely enough you 'might' find question no.1
    here...
    pompeyrug
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    10/04/2009 07:36:00

     

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