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by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th December 2017 (Series 77, QF4)
Replies: 11
Views: 832

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 19th December 2017 (Series 77, QF4)

Cracking game guys, thought it was all over after r13 coz really didn't think you had Monradite there Eoin when you first declared-great entertainment and very well played to both, awesome joint score!!!
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Feb 03, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown Bournemouth - Saturday 29th July 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 3007

Re: Countdown Bournemouth 2017

Almost certainly in :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Feb 01, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COLIN XIII- Countdown in Lincoln, 28-29 January 2017
Replies: 87
Views: 7519

Re: COLIN XIII- Countdown in Lincoln, 28-29 January 2017

Cheers for a great event, Ben, really enjoyed this one and very happy with how I did and my free entry next year :). Really enjoyed the games with people who I would say are all very close matches(except for Rob Foster of course as I always have a 10-point handicap with the con :) ). Sorry I couldn'...
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Jan 20, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: REALLY obvious things you've just realised
Replies: 147
Views: 11681

Re: REALLY obvious things you've just realised

I always use to think "a round of applause" was "a round of THE plause" for some reason until a very late age...
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Jan 15, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO-MSO
Replies: 34
Views: 5728

Re: CO-MSO

Provisionally in please. I hope this doesn't mean the cancellation of reading though.....?
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Dec 28, 2016 8:31 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Best ever televised game?
Replies: 19
Views: 2351

Re: Best ever televised game?

Just reading about Jenny Haldane and noticed she sadly died this year. 2016 strikes again....
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Aug 31, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: More recaps for Co Event games
Replies: 7
Views: 981

Re: More recaps for Co Event games

Yeah, wasn't really meaning to suggest finalists themselves should do them, just anyone who was at them really. Maybe volunteers for each event? Since it was my idea maybe I'll recap the final for Dublin if someone could teach me how to do it, unless someone wants to recap their own final of course ...
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Aug 30, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Potential CoBo 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 2597

Re: Potential CoBo 2017

Very interested if this is still happening
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Aug 30, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: More recaps for Co Event games
Replies: 7
Views: 981

Re: More recaps for Co Event games

Just to clarify, I'm talking about individual game recaps rather than scores in each round for everyone, which seem to be still happening.
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Aug 30, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: More recaps for Co Event games
Replies: 7
Views: 981

More recaps for Co Event games

Hi folks. Inspired partly by Gevin's "the final reduced to a footnote" post in the MK thread, but mostly by my own meanderings, I've noticed that , not sure why, but recaps for Co Events seem to have all but stopped.....why? And.....can we have them back please? For example I know Zarte beat Rob in ...
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed May 11, 2016 8:10 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL) - Saturday 28th May
Replies: 38
Views: 3635

Re: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL) - Saturday 28th May

Very likely to be in for this I think-anyone staying for the Saturday night? Will probs try and book the Wetherspoon's(who knows-maybe even successfully this time :)? Is it the default pub?
by Jonathan Wynn
Sat Apr 02, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL) - Saturday 28th May
Replies: 38
Views: 3635

Re: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL) - Saturday 28th May

Likely to be in for this one I reckon. How are we doing for players so far out of interest?
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Dec 23, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Grand Final Spoilers For Wednesday December 23rd 2015
Replies: 44
Views: 2220

Re: Grand Final Spoilers For Wednesday December 23rd 2015

Thanks everyone for your nice comments, was a real pleasure to take part in this series and very, very pleased to win it-it's a real honour for me to have my name on the trophy with so many great players, many of whom I am fully aware are far greater than myself, so very pleased with that. Matthew i...
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Sep 02, 2015 9:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday September 2nd 2015 (S73 P44)
Replies: 19
Views: 1024

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday September 2nd 2015 (S73 P44)

Thanks for all the comments everyone, had the best time at the studios everyone was soooo nice. V happy with how I did, though inevitability some regrets dunno what it was about that 3rd numbers but even James didn't get it and even Dylan, who spectacularly solved that difficult 351 from game 5 in 1...
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon May 11, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL): Saturday 23rd May
Replies: 49
Views: 4287

Re: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL): Saturday 23rd May

Yeah go on then, in :D . Will PayPal once transport sorted.
by Jonathan Wynn
Sat May 09, 2015 8:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL): Saturday 23rd May
Replies: 49
Views: 4287

Re: Countdown in King's Lynn (Co:KL): Saturday 23rd May

May just be in for this, Mike. What's the deadline for payment?
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Mar 31, 2015 11:59 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA15 - Saturday 11th April 2015
Replies: 38
Views: 5725

Re: COREA15 - Saturday 11th April 2015

Yup. Will be there :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Thu Nov 27, 2014 11:55 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: The introduction of Co:Glasgow! Saturday 2nd May 2015
Replies: 27
Views: 4707

Re: The introduction of Co:Glasgow! Saturday 2nd May 2015

Sounds good to me Alan, count me in :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon Oct 27, 2014 5:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CoEdi 3 is go - Saturday 1st November
Replies: 82
Views: 9886

Re: CoEdi 3 is go - Saturday 1st November

Bit of long shot-anyone driving up from anywhere southern(ish)-will be coming from Oxford-could travel to nearby places....would obvs pay for petrol; etc etc
by Jonathan Wynn
Thu Aug 21, 2014 9:12 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CO Bristol???? who is interested
Replies: 25
Views: 3377

Re: CO Bristol???? who is interested

Would like to take part.
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Apr 23, 2014 1:21 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: CoStAl - Countdown in St. Albans - Saturday 12th July 2014
Replies: 104
Views: 20196

Re: CoStAl - Countdown in St. Albans - Saturday 12th July 20

Put down as 'interested' por favour James. Veeeery interested :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon Apr 21, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA Saturday 19th April 2014
Replies: 39
Views: 9036

Re: COREA Saturday 19th April 2014

Had a great time Saturday Tony, thanks for all your hard work in organising this event :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon Mar 31, 2014 8:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 1306

Re: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014

Andy Platt wrote:He's just from Yorkshire, Jordan.

Very good comeback from C1, I thought it was all over after OLEANDERS.

Hope I wasn't the only one to miss bloody MODERATOS/ASTRODOME...
Looks like it AP. Ul.
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon Mar 31, 2014 8:47 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 1306

Re: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014

((50+6)*9)-9 I actually thought of Jeff when neither contestant got this as it's the kind of game he would have put his hand up for I think. Then Colin does it! He also did exactly what Jeff used to do too, ie look down at the desk when the cam's on him. Anyway, my way was ((6 - 1) x (100 - (9/9))....
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon Mar 31, 2014 2:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 1306

Re: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014

Blimey, what a comeback!!! Ul trevor, he seemed good at first.
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon Mar 31, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014
Replies: 32
Views: 1306

Re: Spoilers For Monday March 31st 2014

((50+6)*9)-9
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Feb 09, 2014 11:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: The Hangover- The Poll
Replies: 26
Views: 3497

Re: The Hangover- The Poll

:D
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Feb 05, 2014 8:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: The Hangover- The Poll
Replies: 26
Views: 3497

Re: The Hangover- The Poll

Also, if I had to guess I would say less people would up for some sort of format change tourney. Factor in a lot of hangovers and the numbers could be low. Thanks for your efforts as ever Ben.
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Feb 05, 2014 8:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: The Hangover- The Poll
Replies: 26
Views: 3497

Re: The Hangover- The Poll

I voted every year. I was a tad disappointed at my result on the Sat, so it was good to have a shot at redeeming myself on the Sunday. For the record a Goatdown or something would be great but I reckon a shorter, standard event suffices in this case. I also liked the idea of seeding from the previou...
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Jan 28, 2014 10:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA Saturday 19th April 2014
Replies: 39
Views: 9036

Re: COREA Saturday 19th April 2014

Banker for this one. My local event. In please Tony :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Dec 13, 2013 11:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Friday December 13th 2013
Replies: 45
Views: 2243

Re: Spoilers For Friday December 13th 2013

We often say that a game doesn't deserve to have a loser, but that was especially true of this match. It was like when Innis played Kirk in the championship. On the one side we have Callum, who in the space of about three months attained the kind of standard that most players struggle to achieve in...
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Nov 17, 2013 10:44 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The best films of all-time?
Replies: 102
Views: 6648

Re: The best films of all-time?

On a serious note maybe Usual Suspects, Requiem for a Dream.and Mary Poppins
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Nov 17, 2013 10:42 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: The best films of all-time?
Replies: 102
Views: 6648

Re: The best films of all-time?

The Human Centipede 2( Full Sequence)
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday October 29th 2013 (S69 P80)
Replies: 21
Views: 1403

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday October 29th 2013 (S69 P80)

Yeah, it's def the same person. I had a good stalk of his page a while back and he was on about applying for countdown etc-plus you can see it's the same face. I still can't see any record of this Tom chap playing for Fulham though. Who knows, maybe Tom was the pseudonym and Horace was the real name...
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Oct 27, 2013 5:22 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in Edinburgh 2 - Sat 2nd November
Replies: 83
Views: 17714

Re: Countdown in Edinburgh 2 - Sat 2nd November

Sorry folks, can't quite justify the cost for this one. Gutted to miss out but have fun and gl to all :)-'maybe' see some of you at the aces in 3 weeks time.
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Oct 23, 2013 4:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Getting good at apterous/Countdown
Replies: 17
Views: 2037

Re: Getting good at apterous/Countdown

Callum Todd wrote:



Well I definitely won't be submitting an application for any time soon; let's just put it that way.
Am I missing something here :shock:
by Jonathan Wynn
Thu Oct 03, 2013 8:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Countdown in Edinburgh 2 - Sat 2nd November
Replies: 83
Views: 17714

Re: Countdown in Edinburgh 2 - Sat 2nd November

Hi Mike, was great to meet you the other day. Can I do what I did with CoLeam and say 'probably in' but leave entry til very late?
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Sep 27, 2013 7:59 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013
Replies: 55
Views: 17941

Re: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013

update: Money has now been sent. Let me know any issues ta. See ya all tomorrow :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Sep 27, 2013 7:28 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013
Replies: 55
Views: 17941

Re: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013

Definitely in. I'm just figuring out how to change my details on paypal so I can update my card (it's still linked to my old one at the moment), am teaching til 11.40 but certainly the money shall be with you by lunchtimeish today at the latest.
by Jonathan Wynn
Thu Sep 26, 2013 1:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013
Replies: 55
Views: 17941

Re: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013

I assumed I wasn't going to get paid tomorrow and also that I wouldn't be able to afford it. I found out only today that there's a good chance that I WILL get paid tomorrow and also I've had an unexpected pay rise which means if I do get paid then I WILL be able to afford it........ Is letting you k...
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue Aug 20, 2013 10:59 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday August 20th 2013 (Series 69 Prelim 33)
Replies: 6
Views: 819

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday August 20th 2013 (Series 69 Prelim

Can't believe am in the spoilers forum at midnight


and still don't know if she won.......
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Jul 14, 2013 7:41 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COHUD2 Recaps
Replies: 8
Views: 1219

Re: COHUD2 Recaps

Sorry to be the JR here,um , JR :) ) but wasn't the target in the mainstream semi final 461 in round 4?
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Jul 07, 2013 1:17 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013
Replies: 55
Views: 17941

Re: Co:Leam - 28th September 2013

Stick me down as a likely provisional please Mr Platt :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Sat Feb 09, 2013 3:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA Saturday 30th March 2013
Replies: 42
Views: 7451

Re: COREA Saturday 30th March 2013

Okey dokes, that's me sent my name through. Looking forward to my first co event. Best get practicing in the meantime :)
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:54 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA Saturday 30th March 2013
Replies: 42
Views: 7451

Re: COREA Saturday 30th March 2013

Oh and one more thing actually. I know it may not sound like a big deal, but do you use the blue and white tiles at co events? I find it easier to spot with them and never write anything down.

Jon.
by Jonathan Wynn
Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:28 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COREA Saturday 30th March 2013
Replies: 42
Views: 7451

Re: COREA Saturday 30th March 2013

As I only live up the road in Oxford, I might just pop down for this. What's the deadline for entry?
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Jul 03, 2011 12:11 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: 2011 Summer Knockout (Sign Ups)
Replies: 54
Views: 2869

Re: 2011 Summer Knockout (Sign Ups)

..rating 1576.
by Jonathan Wynn
Sun Jul 03, 2011 12:10 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: 2011 Summer Knockout (Sign Ups)
Replies: 54
Views: 2869

Re: 2011 Summer Knockout (Sign Ups)

Would like to take part....
by Jonathan Wynn
Thu Jun 16, 2011 12:54 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series
Replies: 221
Views: 13924

Re: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series

I played Innis again and lost (a lot more convincingly this time) so I'd like the previous game to be the one that goes on record :P or indeed this one , which annoyingly happened straight away afterwards... Unlucky Dinos, woulda been a good victory. Just to add this is the first tournament I've ta...
by Jonathan Wynn
Wed Jun 08, 2011 12:16 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series
Replies: 221
Views: 13924

Re: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series

Matt Morrison wrote:cool - just dinos-jon left for quarters
Good times, those games came out of nowhere! I checked last night and none had been played!!! I've pm'd Dinos now so hopefully we'll play asap.

Jon.
by Jonathan Wynn
Sat May 21, 2011 12:28 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series
Replies: 221
Views: 13924

Re: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series

http://www.apterous.org/viewgame.php?game=453683

Whew, don't come much closer than this. A less horrid conundrum there and my tournament could easily have been over. Excellent game, well played Matt.

Josh?
by Jonathan Wynn
Tue May 17, 2011 9:27 pm
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series
Replies: 221
Views: 13924

Re: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series

In a game that swung back and forth, with lots of spectators (you bastards), Jon emerged the worthy winner . I expect to be invited back for a special. Hehe, good game Lesley, pretty lucky to win there, esp. when i saw curricula the split after misbuzzing with 'circular'-really thought I'd chucked ...
by Jonathan Wynn
Mon May 16, 2011 9:36 am
Forum: apterous.org
Topic: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series
Replies: 221
Views: 13924

Re: aptoSOS - Simulation of a Series

Ryan Taylor wrote:BUMP Jonathan v Lesley
Sorry, been a bit slow here. Yes, I've pm'd Lesley now-hopefully we'll be playing towards the end of the week all being well.

Also, it's not currently in the system I don't think. I might be wrong though :O