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

4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint
ARRL School Club Roundup
Telephone Pioneers QSO Party
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data
NCCC RTTY Sprint
NCCC Sprint
Zombie Shuffle
JARTS WW RTTY Contest
Araucaria World Wide VHF Contest
10-10 Int. Fall Contest, CW
Argentina National 7 MHz Contest
New York QSO Party
Worked All Germany Contest
Stew Perry Topband Challenge
Feld Hell Sprint
Asia-Pacific Fall Sprint, CW
UBA ON Contest, 2m
Illinois QSO Party
RSGB RoLo CW
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest

4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint: 0000Z-0200Z, Oct 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:October 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
   
ARRL School Club Roundup: 1300Z, Oct 15 to 2359Z, Oct 19
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone, RTTY/Digital
 Bands:All, except 60, 30, 17, 12m
 Classes:Single Op (I)
Club/Multi-Op (C)
School Club/Group (S)
 Max operating hours:24 hours total
6 hours out of any 24-hour period with off times of at least 30 minutes
 Exchange:RS(T) + Class (I/C/S) + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW/RTTY/digital QSO
 Multipliers:States + VE provinces + DXCC countries + (2x class C QSOs) + (5x class S QSOs)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 3, 2018
 Post log summary at:http://www.b4h.net/arrlscr/
 Mail logs to:School Club Roundup
c/o LIMARC
PO Box 392
Levittown, NY 11756
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.arrl.org/school-club-roundup
   
Telephone Pioneers QSO Party: 1800Z, Oct 15 to 0300Z, Oct 16
 Mode:CW/Digital, Phone
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, VHF/UHF
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Members: RS(T) + chapter no. + name
non-Members: RS(T) + name
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
Bonus Points: (see rules)
 Multipliers:Chapter numbers once per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = (CW/Dig QSO points x CW/Dig mults) + (Ph QSO points x Ph mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:December 10, 2018
 E-mail logs to:n6tpjim[at]gmail[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Jim Muiter
4233 Wooster Ave.
San Mateo, CA, 94403
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.tpqso.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/TPQSO-2018-Announcement-1.5.pdf
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 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 October 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, Oct 17 and 1900Z-2000Z, Oct 17 and 0300Z-0400Z, Oct 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 October 20, 2018
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://cwops.org/cwops-tests/
   
RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data: 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 17
 Geographic Focus:United Kingdom
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY, PSK
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:100W
10W
 Exchange:[other station's call] + [your call] + [serial no.] + [your name]
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:2359Z October 20, 2018
 Upload log at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2018/rautumn.shtml
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Oct 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:October 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
   
NCCC Sprint: 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 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:October 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
   
Zombie Shuffle: 1600-2400 local, Oct 19
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:North America
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RS(T) + (state/province/country) + (Zombie number/area code) + name
 Work stations:Once per band very two hours
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:(see rules)
 Submit logs by:December 15, 2018
 E-mail logs to:na5n[at]zianet[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.zianet.com/qrp/ZOMBIE/2018/pg.htm
   
JARTS WW RTTY Contest: 0000Z, Oct 20 to 2400Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (Low/High)
Multi-Multi
 Max power:HP: >100W
LP: 100W
 Exchange:RST + age of operator
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO with same continent
3 points per QSO with different continent
 Multipliers:Each DXCC entity except JA/W/VE/VK once per band
Each JA/W/VE/VK call area once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 31, 2018
 E-mail logs to:log[at]jarts[dot]jp
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://jarts.jp/rules2018.html
   
Araucaria World Wide VHF Contest: 0000Z, Oct 20 to 1600Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:South America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB, FM
 Bands:6, 2m
 Classes:Single Op All Band
Single Op 6-Meters
Single Op 2-Meters Multi-Mode
Single Op 2-Meters FM
Multi-Op
 Exchange:RS(T) + 6-character grid square
 QSO Points:1 point per 6m QSO
2 points per 2m QSO
1 point per km per QSO
 Multipliers:Each grid square once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + km points
 Submit logs by:1600Z October 26, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:https://www.avhfc.com/sendlog
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://www.avhfc.com/rules/en.pdf
   
10-10 Int. Fall Contest, CW: 0001Z, Oct 20 to 2359Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:10m Only
 Classes:Individual
Club
QRP
 Max power:non-QRP: >5 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:10-10 Member: Name + 10-10 number + (state/province/country)
Non-Member: Name + 0 + (state/province/country)
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with a non-member
2 points per QSO with a 10-10 member
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:October 29, 2018
 E-mail logs to:tentencontest[at]ten-ten[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://hamclubs.info/scorer/
 Mail logs to:Dan Morris, KZ3T
3162 Covington Way
Lenoir, NC 28645
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.ten-ten.org/index.php/activity/2013-07-22-20-26-48/qso-party-rules
   
Argentina National 7 MHz Contest: 0930Z-2230Z, Oct 20
 Geographic Focus:Argentina
 Participation:South America
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:40m Only
 Classes:Single Op
Radio Club
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:RS + 2-digit year first licensed
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each unique first year licensed once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 20, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://www.lu4aa.org/wp/concursos-nacional-40m/
   
New York QSO Party: 1400Z, Oct 20 to 0200Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB, Digital
 Bands:All, except WARC
 Classes:Single Op (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Multi (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
School (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Mobile Single-Op (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Mobile Multi (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Rookie (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Youth (<13/13-17)(CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
YL (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:NY: RS(T) + county
non-NY: RS(T) + (state/province/"DX")
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per Phone QSO
2 points per CW QSO
3 points per Digital QSO
 Multipliers:NY: Each NY county, US state, VE province/territory once
Non-NY: Each NY county once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 3, 2018
 E-mail logs to:logs[at]nyqp[dot]org
 Web-to-Cabrillo form:http://www.b4h.net/cabforms/nyqp_cab.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.nyqp.org/
   
Worked All Germany Contest: 1500Z, Oct 20 to 1459Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:Germany
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:(Please observe contest free band segments per the rules), 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op CW (Low/High)
Single Op Mixed (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Op
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100W
LP: 100W
QRP: 5W
 Exchange:DL, DARC-Member: RS(T) + DOK (local area code)
DL, non-DARC: RS(T) + "NM"
non-DL: RS(T) + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:DL Station: 1 point per DL QSO, 3 points per EU QSO, 5 points per DX QSO
non-DL Station: 3 points per DL QSO
 Multipliers:DL Station: Each DXCC entity once per band
non-DL Station: Each DL district once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 5, 2018
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:https://www.dxhf.darc.de/~waglog/upload.cgi?form=referat&lang=en
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.darc.de/der-club/referate/conteste/worked-all-germany-contest/en/rules/
   
Stew Perry Topband Challenge: 1500Z, Oct 20 to 1500Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:Single Op
Multi-Op
 Max operating hours:14 hours
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 5-100 watts
QRP: <5 watts
 Exchange:4-Character grid square
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO plus 1 point per 500 km
multiply QSO points by 2 if low power station
multiply QSO points by 4 if QRP station
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x power multiplier
 Submit logs by:November 5, 2018
 E-mail logs to:tbdc[at]kkn[dot]net
 Mail logs to:BARC
50335 NW Hayward Rd
Manning, OR 97125
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.kkn.net/stew/
   
Feld Hell Sprint: 2000Z-2359Z, Oct 20
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:Feld Hell
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 15, 10, 6m
 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:October 24, 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/spooky-sprint
   
Asia-Pacific Fall Sprint, CW: 0000Z-0200Z, Oct 21
 Geographic Focus:Asia/Pacific
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:20, 15m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:AP: 150W
non-AP: legal limit
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each prefix once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 28, 2018
 E-mail logs to:apsprint[at]jsfc[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://jsfc.org/apsprint/aprule.txt
   
UBA ON Contest, 2m: 0700Z-1000Z, Oct 21
 Mode:CW, Phone
 Bands:2m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:ON: RS(T) + Serial No. + ON Section
non-ON: RS(T) + Serial No.
 QSO Points:3 points per QSO with Belgian station
 Multipliers:Each UBA Section
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 11, 2018
 E-mail logs to:ubaon[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:Leon Welters, ON5WL
Borgstraat 80
B-2580 Beerzel
Belgium
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/en/hf/contest-rules/on-contest
   
Illinois QSO Party: 1700Z, Oct 21 to 0100Z, Oct 22
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW/digital, Phone
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:Fixed (High/Low)
Mobile
Portable
Rover
Non-IL (High/Low)
 Max power:HP: >200 watts
LP: 200 watts
 Exchange:IL: RS(T) + County
non-IL: RS(T) + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW/digital QSO
 Multipliers:IL Stations: Each IL county, state, VE province once
IL Stations: Each DXCC country (max of 5) once
non-IL Stations: Each IL county once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 22, 2018
 E-mail logs to:n9jf[at]arrl[dot]net
 Mail logs to:WIARC
P.O. Box 3132
Quincy IL 62305-3132
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.w9awe.org/ILQP%202018%20Rules.pdf
   
RSGB RoLo CW: 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 21
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:RST + previous 6-character grid square received
 QSO Points:10 points per QSO with UK station
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:2359Z October 22, 2018
 Upload log at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2018/rolo.shtml
   
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest: 0100Z-0300Z, Oct 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:October 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/