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reefwars
04-01-2013, 08:56 PM
Hey guys well it's been a long six months , you fought you worked and in the end took out the competition showing that you have what it takes to be the best:)

It wasn't an easy contest but lots of great ideas , lessons learned and lessons taught a big thanks to everyone who entered , sponsored and viewed the contest.

Here are the results :

1st place : the grizz

2nd place : fishoholic

3rd place : cherylmckay

Here are the judges findings:


Grizz:

Design and planning:

18
16
19
17
18

Sustainability:

10
14
10
16
12

Participation and record keeping:

16
17
19
17
18

Diversity:

19
13
11
12
15

Photography:

9
5
10
9
8

Total : 348
10pts for poll winner

Total points:358

Fishoholic:

Design and planning :

15
12
14
16
18

Sustainability:

12
6
12
14
12

Participation and record keeping :

16
15
17
16
17

Diversity:

18
12
18
15
17

Photography:

8
6
7
8
7

Total points: 328

Cherylmckay:

Design and planning :

19
14
16
16
17

Sustainability :

18
10
15
14
14

Participation and record keeping:

16
12
14
13
15

Diversity:

10
10
12
13
15

Photography:

5
5
7
7
6

Total points : 313

Pretty close all in all :)

kien
04-01-2013, 08:59 PM
congrats Greg! Well deserved win. POTM and Nano wins, you are on FIRE! :biggrin:

reefwars
04-01-2013, 09:01 PM
I will contact winners tomorrow about prizes, congrats guys that was alot closer than it looked . I'm not posting the judges names but if they want to reveal their identity and explain their thoughts it's up to them., so is every keeping their nanos?

fishoholic
04-01-2013, 10:13 PM
Congrats Grizz

To my surprise my nano tank has become a favourite of mine, I will definitely be keeping it. I only wish it was glass instead of acrylic, would of made cleaning it way easier!

CherylMcKay
04-01-2013, 10:50 PM
Congratulations Grizz, I really like your tank.

yellowworld
04-01-2013, 11:26 PM
I really wish i could have got mine finished, im tired of just daydreaming of it haha, Congrats Gregg your tank looks awesome!!

paddyob
04-01-2013, 11:32 PM
Can you link the winning threads here so we, as in I, don't have to search them out?

Lazy Monday. Too lazy.

The Grizz
04-02-2013, 02:34 AM
Congrats Grizz

Congratulations Grizz, I really like your tank.

Congrats Gregg your tank looks awesome!!

Thanks my fellow contestants!!!

The wife has convinced me that I should keep my nano as a frag tank once I get the new tanks together & running.

dreef
04-02-2013, 03:52 AM
Nice..great nano and hats off to you Greg

The Grizz
04-02-2013, 06:04 AM
Nice..great nano and hats off to you Greg

Thanks dreef.

Do I get a snazzy badge for the nano contest as well Denny?

The Grizz
04-04-2013, 05:27 AM
I will contact winners tomorrow about prizes

tomorrow as in yesturday or tomorrow as in today or tomorrow as in tomorrow :noidea:

mrhasan
04-04-2013, 07:22 AM
tomorrow as in yesturday or tomorrow as in today or tomorrow as in tomorrow :noidea:

Free frags yappyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy :mrgreen:

Congrates to the winners :D

misty s
04-09-2013, 08:50 PM
Congrats everyone!! I followed along and found myself inspired and regretting that I did not enter!! Cant wait for the next one, I plan on being a part of it :biggrin:

Myka
04-09-2013, 10:19 PM
Congrats to all three who made the end of the contest!

Snappy
04-12-2013, 03:55 AM
Congratulations to all the winners!
Greg you are welcome to claim your $350.00 grand prize from Coral Master at your convenience. :mrgreen:

The Grizz
04-12-2013, 04:15 AM
Congratulations to all the winners!
Greg you are welcome to claim your $350.00 grand prize from Coral Master at your convenience. :mrgreen:

Thanks Big G, I will have to come see what you got in stock :biggrin:

Coralgurl
04-12-2013, 05:18 AM
Congrats everyone!! Definitely inspiring tanks! Hope you keep them going:lol:

fishoholic
04-12-2013, 02:49 PM
Congrats everyone!! Definitely inspiring tanks! Hope you keep them going:lol:

Mines going strong, I just upgraded the light for it :biggrin:

Coralgurl
04-12-2013, 02:56 PM
Mines going strong, I just upgraded the light for it :biggrin:

That's awesome! I love the small tanks, can keep things that don't work so well in the bigger ones!

yellowworld
04-12-2013, 03:00 PM
Mines going strong, I just upgraded the light for it :biggrin:

Mines finally back on track too, i got some picutres to post now too haha

now the question is where to put them... my original build thread is very far behind but my nano contest isnt properly named anymore haha:question:

chi
04-12-2013, 06:09 PM
is there going to be another one? I have a nano right now and would like to start another one. :)

Sent from my Samsung Galaxy S2 LTE

fishoholic
04-12-2013, 08:05 PM
Mines finally back on track too, i got some picutres to post now too haha

now the question is where to put them... my original build thread is very far behind but my nano contest isnt properly named anymore haha:question:

Funny you should say that as I was having that same thought about mine.

reefwars
04-12-2013, 09:01 PM
is there going to be another one? I have a nano right now and would like to start another one. :)

Sent from my Samsung Galaxy S2 LTE



yes but will be alot of changes lol


the next one will be for a larger volume of tank.
i need more than me to help run the contest.
the rules will be different
timeline will be alot shorter

im sure there will be more ill start a thread here soon about it and maybe a few of us can make a contest comittee and brainstorm for a better contest:)


im up for suggestions on the next contest or for any volunteers who would like to help run it as i dont have enough time but could def help.


cheers

denny