January 7 - 14, 2018January 15 - 22, 2018January 23 - 30, 2018

4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
NAQCC CW Sprint
NCCC RTTY Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC Sprint
LZ Open Contest
Hungarian DX Contest
RSGB AFS Contest, Data
North American QSO Party, SSB
WAB 1.8 MHz Phone
ARRL January VHF Contest
Feld Hell Sprint
Classic Exchange, CW
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest

4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint: 0100Z-0300Z, Jan 15
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op
 Exchange:Member: RS(T) + (State/Province/Country) + Member No.
Non-member: RS(T) + (State/Province/Country) + Power
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
2 points per QSO with member
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:January 17, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://qrpcontest.com/4sqrp
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.4sqrp.com/SSS/sss_rules.pdf
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Jan 17
 Geographic Focus:United States
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:40m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Fox/Hound)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + name + power output
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:0330Z January 18, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Jan 17
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:NA: Name + (state/province/country)
non-NA: Name
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:NA station: 1 point per QSO
non-NA station: 1 point per QSO with an NA station
 Multipliers:Each US state (including KH6/KL7) once per band
Each VE province/territory once per band
Each North American country (except W/VE) once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0300Z January 19, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.perluma.com/Phone_Fray_Contest_Rules.pdf
   
CWops Mini-CWT Test: 1300Z-1400Z, Jan 17 and 1900Z-2000Z, Jan 17 and 0300Z-0400Z, Jan 18
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:Member: Name + Member No.
non-Member: Name + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each call once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0400Z January 20, 2018
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
NAQCC CW Sprint: 0130Z-0330Z, Jan 18
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + (NAQCC No./power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
2 points per QSO with member
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
Key Type Mult: 2x if straight key, 1.5x if bug, 1x if other
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x key type mult
 Submit logs by:2359Z January 21, 2018
 E-mail logs to:naqcc33[at]windstream[dot]net
jcoreyc[at]gmail[dot]com
 Upload log at:http://naqcc.info/sprint_submit_log.html
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://naqcc.info/sprint/sprint201801.html
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Jan 19
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 21, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ncccsprint.com/rttyns.html
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Jan 19
 Geographic Focus:United States
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Fox/Hound)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + name + power output
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:0330Z January 20, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
NCCC Sprint: 0230Z-0300Z, Jan 19
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 21, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ncccsprint.com/rules.html
   
LZ Open Contest: 1800Z-2200Z, Jan 19
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op (High/Low/QRP)
Multi-Op
 Max power:QRP: 5W
 Exchange:3-Digit Serial No. + 3-Digit Serial No. received from last QSO
 Work stations:Once each 30 minutes
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:January 29, 2018
 E-mail logs to:LZ1GL[at]yahoo[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.lzopen.com/lz-open-contest/rules/rulesF.htm
   
Hungarian DX Contest: 1200Z, Jan 20 to 1159Z, Jan 21
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (CW/SSB)(Low/High)
Single Op All Band Mixed (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (Mixed/CW/SSB)(Low/High)
Multi-Single (Low/High)
Multi-Multi
SWL
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:HA: RS(T) + 2-letter county/HA-DXC member no.
non-HA: RS(T) + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with same country
1 point per QSO with different country, same continent
3 points per QSO with different continent
6 points per QSO with HA station
 Multipliers:Hungarian counties, once per band
HA-DXC member numbers, once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 4, 2018
 E-mail logs to:hadx[at]mrasz[dot]hu
 Upload log at:http://www.ha-dx.com/HADX/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ha-dx.com/HADX/html/rules_en.html
   
RSGB AFS Contest, Data: 1400Z-1800Z, Jan 20
 Mode:RTTY, PSK
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op/Multi-Op (Low/Medium/High)
(see rules for team requirements)
 Max power:HP: 400 watts (RTTY), 100 watts (PSK)
MP: 100 watts
LP: 10 watts
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:2359Z January 21, 2018
 Upload log at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2018/rafs.shtml
   
North American QSO Party, SSB: 1800Z, Jan 20 to 0559Z, Jan 21
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:North America
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low)
Multi-Two (Low)
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 10 hours
Multi-Two: 12 hours
 Max power:LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:NA: Name + (state/DC/province/country)
non-NA: Name
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:NA station: 1 point per QSO
non-NA station: 1 point per QSO with an NA station
 Multipliers:Each US state/DC (including KH6/KL7) once per band
Each VE province/territory once per band
Each North American country (except W/VE) once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0559Z January 26, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://www.ncjweb.com/naqplogsubmit/
 Mail logs to:Bill Lippert, AC0W
2013 6th Avenue SE
Austin, MN 55912-4321
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.ncjweb.com/NAQP-Rules.pdf
   
WAB 1.8 MHz Phone: 1900Z-2300Z, Jan 20
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
Multi-Op (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
Low Power
SWL (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
 Max power:non-Low: >10 watts
Low: 10 watts
 Exchange:British Isles: RS + serial no. + WAB square
Other: RS + serial no. + country
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 10, 2018
 E-mail logs to:aebbooks[at]ntlworld[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Tony Beardsley, G3XKT
14 York Avenue
Sandiacre, Nottingham NG10 5HB
United Kingdom
 Find rules at:http://wab.intermip.net/Contest%20Rules.php#OtherRules
   
ARRL January VHF Contest: 1900Z, Jan 20 to 0359Z, Jan 22
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:Any
 Bands:50 MHz and up
 Classes:Single Op (Low/High)
Single Op Portable
Single Op 3 Band
Single Op FM
Rover
Limited Rover
Unlimited Rover
Multi-Op
Limited Multi-Op
 Max power:(see rules)
 Exchange:4-character grid square
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per 50 or 144 MHz QSO
2 points per 222 or 432 MHz QSO
4 points per 902 or 1296 MHz QSO
8 points per 2.3 GHz or higher QSO
 Multipliers:Grid squares once per band
Rovers: grid squares operated from once regardless of band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0359Z February 1, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://contest-log-submission.arrl.org
 Mail logs to:January VHF
ARRL
225 Main St.
Newington, CT 06111
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.arrl.org/january-vhf
   
Feld Hell Sprint: 2000Z-2359Z, Jan 20 (EU-AF) and 2300Z, Jan 20 to 0259Z, Jan 21 (ENA-ESA) and 0200Z-0559Z, Jan 21 (WNA-OC-AS)
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:Feld Hell
 Bands:160, 80, 40m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:Standard: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:(see rules)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:(see rules)
Bonus Points: (see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:(see rules)
 Submit logs by:January 25, 2018
 Upload log at:https://sites.google.com/site/feldhellclub/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://sites.google.com/site/feldhellclub/Home/contests/sprints/low-down-sprint
   
Classic Exchange, CW: 1300Z, Jan 21 to 0800Z, Jan 22 and 1300Z, Jan 23 to 0800Z, Jan 24
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Name + RST + (state/province/country) + rcvr/xmtr manuf/model
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per rcr/xmtr manuf/model
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = sum(total mode QSO points x total mode mults) + Bonus Points
 Submit logs by:April 30, 2018
 E-mail logs to:k2rp[at]arrl[dot]net
 Mail logs to:K2RP
659 Shanas Lane
Encinitas, CA 92024
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.classicexchange.org/jan18/jan18ann.html
   
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest: 0200Z-0400Z, Jan 22
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Band
All Band
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + (Member No./power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
3 points per QSO with member on same continent
5 points per QSO with member on different continent
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
Multiply mults by 2 if >50 members worked
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 28, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://qrpcontest.com/pigrun/autolog.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://qrpcontest.com/pigrun/