Originally Posted by Coney
Suddenly seems very quiet in here
Actually, rule 10 of the NEFTA rules themselves states:
b. The Chief Marshal shall agree to the use of an alternative position or aid providing that no unfair advantage is gained from any special arrangements.
Not quite the same as above that you quoted. The NEFTA rules accept the BFTA position guidance as clarification of what the alternative positions are.
That's the way it all reads anyway.