Weimer Wins DUFF

Paul Weimer won DUFF (the Down Under Fan Fund) in an unopposed race. Hhe will travel to Australia to attend Lexicon, the 38th New Zealand National Science Fiction Convention, to be held in Taupō from June 2-4 and Continuum, the 56th Australian National Science Fiction Convention, to be held in Melbourne, Australia from June 9-12. 40 ballots were cast with 37 giving Weimer a first place vote. 21 ballots came from North American and 19 from Australasia. Voting fees and donations came to A$203.53 and US$207.44. This is the second year in a row DUFF has been uncontested.
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DUFF Race Opens

The DUFF administrators have announced that this year’s Down Under Fan Fund (DUFF) race is now open for voting. The winner will travel to Continuum 13 in Melbourne from June 9-12. For the second year in a row, The race only has one nominee, however voting remains important as a means of raising the necessary funds to keep DUFF a continuing concern. Votes will be accepted until March 10, 2017.

The candidate is:

  • Paul Weimer

A DUFF ballot may be downloaded from TAFF. (pdf)
Voting may be done on-line at this link.