Originally Posted by OrangePower
With that attitude, one wonders why you bother playing tournaments at all
To win of course and gain knowledge from other players. It doesn't hurt to meet people and begin some relationships with coaches and players.
I'm not whining about this (and I'm not necessarily irritated), it's just something that is just an annoyance for me.
I don't understand why you say that because I know there are some things at tournaments that are a pet peeve to you.