January 10 - 17, 2020January 18 - 25, 2020January 26 - February 2, 2020

CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW
REF Contest, CW
BARTG RTTY Sprint
UBA DX Contest, SSB
Winter Field Day
QCX Challenge
QRP Fox Hunt
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
UKEICC 80m Contest
NCCC RTTY Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC Sprint
Vermont QSO Party
10-10 Int. Winter Contest, SSB
Mexico RTTY International Contest
F9AA Cup, CW
Black Sea Cup International
Minnesota QSO Party
FYBO Winter QRP Sprint
AGCW Straight Key Party
British Columbia QSO Party
FISTS Winter Slow Speed Sprint
North American Sprint, CW

CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW: 2200Z, Jan 24 to 2200Z, Jan 26
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Low/High)
Single Op Assisted (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Op (High)
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 30 hours
Multi-Op: 40 hours
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:W/VE: RST + (state/province)
DX: RST + CQ Zone
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO with own country
5 points per QSO with other countries on same continent
10 points per QSO with other continents
5 points per QSO with maritime mobile
 Multipliers:Each US state + DC (excluding KH6/KL7)
Each VE province
Each DXCC+WAE country (including KH6/KL7)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2200Z January 31, 2020
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:https://www.cq160.com/logcheck/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cq160.com/rules.htm
   
REF Contest, CW: 0600Z, Jan 25 to 1800Z, Jan 26
 Geographic Focus:France + overseas territories
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band
Single Op Single Band
Multi-Single
Club
SWL
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 28 hours in no more than 3 increments of at least 1 hour each
 Max power:HP: >100 Watts
LP: 100 Watts
QRP: 5 Watts
 Exchange:French: RST + Department/Prefix
non-French: RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:French: 6 points per QSO with French station same continent
French: 15 points per QSO with French station on different continent
French: 1 point per QSO with non-French station same continent
French: 2 points per QSO with non-French station on different continent
non-French: 1 point per QSO with French station same continent
non-French: 3 points per QSO with French station on different continent
 Multipliers:French/Corsica departments once per band
French overseas prefixes once per band
non-French DXCC countries once per band (available only to French stations)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 3, 2020
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://concours.r-e-f.org/contest/logs/upload-form
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://concours.r-e-f.org/reglements/actuels/reg_cdfhf_dx.pdf
   
BARTG RTTY Sprint: 1200Z, Jan 25 to 1200Z, Jan 26
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op Expert
Single Op (High/Low/QRP)
Multi-Op
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100W
LP: 100W
QRP: 5W
 Exchange:Serial No. (no signal report)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:DXCC countries once regardless of band
JA, W, VE and VK areas once regardless of band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x continents
 Submit logs by:February 2, 2020
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://bartg.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://bartg.org.uk/wp/bartg-sprint-contest/
   
UBA DX Contest, SSB: 1300Z, Jan 25 to 1300Z, Jan 26
 Geographic Focus:Belgium
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Europe
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (Low/High)
Single Op QRP
Multi-Op
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 10 watts
 Exchange:ON: RST + Serial No. + province
non-ON: RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:10 points per QSO with Belgian station
3 points per QSO with other EU stations
1 point per QSO with non-EU stations
 Multipliers:Each Belgian province once per band
Each Belgian prefix once per band
Each EU DXCC country once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2359Z February 9, 2020
 E-mail logs to:ubassb[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/en/hf/contest-rules/uba-dx-contest-rules
   
Winter Field Day: 1900Z, Jan 25 to 1900Z, Jan 26
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:Any (see rules for exceptions)
 Bands:All, except WARC
 Classes:Max Simultaneous Xmtrs + Site (Indoor/Outdoor/Home)
 Max power:HP: >100W
LP: 100W
QRP: 5W
 Exchange:Category + ARRL Section (or DX)
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW/digital QSO
Bonus: 1500 points if commercial power not used
Bonus: 1500 points if outdoors
Bonus: 1500 points if not at home
Bonus: 1500 points for at least satellite QSO
 Multipliers:One for each mode operated per band
Power: QRP:4x, LP:2x, HP:1x
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x band/mode mults x power mult) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:2359Z February 29, 2020
 E-mail logs to:wfda[at]winterfieldday[dot]com
 Post log summary at:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:Tom Phelps, WD8MBE
235 Leonard Ave NW
Massillon, OH 44646
USA
 Find rules at:https://www.winterfieldday.com/
   
QCX Challenge: 1300Z-1400Z, Jan 27 and 1900Z-2000Z, Jan 27 and 0300Z-0400Z, Jan 28
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:HP: >5 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RST + Name + (state/province/country) + Rig
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:3 points per QSO with QCX station
1 point per QSO with non-QCX station
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:0400Z January 30, 2020
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrp-labs.com/party.html
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Jan 29
 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 30, 2020
 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 29
 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 31, 2020
 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 29 and 1900Z-2000Z, Jan 29 and 0300Z-0400Z, Jan 30
 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 February 1, 2020
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://cwops.org/cwops-tests/
   
UKEICC 80m Contest: 2000Z-2100Z, Jan 29
 Geographic Focus:Europe
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:Single Op Connected (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Unconnected (High/Low/QRP)
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:4-Character grid square
 QSO Points:1 point per 500 km (10 pts max)
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
 Submit logs by:2200Z January 29, 2020
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://logs.ukeicc.com/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://www.ukeicc.com/80m-rules.php
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Jan 31
 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:February 2, 2020
 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 31
 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 February 1, 2020
 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 31
 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:February 2, 2020
 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
   
Vermont QSO Party: 0000Z, Feb 1 to 2400Z, Feb 2
 Mode:All (see rules for FT8 guidance)
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, VHF/UHF
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Op (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:VT: RS(T) + County
non-VT W/VE: RS(T) + (state/province)
DX: RS(T)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW or digital QSO
 Multipliers:VT: each state/province/country/VT county/VT club station once per mode
non VT: each VT county/VT club station once per mode
Power: >150W: 1X, 5-150W: 1.5X, 5W: 2X
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x power multiplier
 Submit logs by:March 1, 2020
 E-mail logs to:ranvvt[at]gmail[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Vermont QSO Party
PO Box 9392
South Burlington, VT 05403-9392
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.ranv.org/vtqso.html
   
10-10 Int. Winter Contest, SSB: 0001Z, Feb 1 to 2359Z, Feb 2
 Mode:Phone
 Bands:10m Only
 Classes:Individual
Club
QRP
Mobile
 Max power:QRP: 10 watts
 Exchange:10-10 Member: Name + 10-10 number + (state/province/country)
Non-Member: Name + 0 + (state/province/country)
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO with 10-10 member
1 point per QSO with non-member
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:February 10, 2020
 E-mail logs to:tentencontest[at]ten-ten[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://www.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
   
Mexico RTTY International Contest: 1200Z, Feb 1 to 2359Z, Feb 2
 Mode:RTTY Only
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (Low/High)
 Max operating hours:36 hours
 Exchange:XE: RST + State
non-XE: RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO with same country
3 points per QSO with different country
4 points per QSO with XE
 Multipliers:Mexican states and Federal District once per band
DXCC countries once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:March 7, 2020
 E-mail logs to:rtty[at]fmre[dot]mx
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rtty.fmre.mx/FMRE_RTTY_International_contest/Rules.html
   
F9AA Cup, CW: 1200Z, Feb 1 to 1200Z, Feb 2
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 2m
 Classes:>100 W
>10-100W
10W
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with individual
5 points per QSO with club
50 points per QSO with F8URC
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:March 2, 2020
 E-mail logs to:concoursf9aa[at]urc[dot]asso[dot]fr
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.site.urc.asso.fr/index.php/urchaut-6/om-6/131-trophee-f9aa
   
Black Sea Cup International: 1200Z, Feb 1 to 1159Z, Feb 2
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (CW/SSB/Mixed)(Low/High)
Single Op Mixed QRP
Single Op Single Band Mixed
Multi-Single Mixed
HQ (club/national organization)
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:HQ: RS(T) + club/org abbreviation
Black Sea Countries: RS(T) + ITU Zone No.
BSCC Members: RS(T) + "BS" + club number
Others: RS(T) + ITU Zone No.
 Work stations:Once per mode per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with same ITU Zone
3 points per QSO with different ITU Zone same continent
5 points per QSO with different ITU Zone different continent
10 points per QSO with Black Sea Region countries or BSCC Members
 Multipliers:Each ITU Zone once per band
Each HQ station once per band
Each Black Sea country once per band
Each BSCC member once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 12, 2020
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://bscc.ucoz.ru/index/rules_black_sea_cup_international_eng/0-21
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://bscc.ucoz.ru/index/rules_black_sea_cup_international_eng/0-21
   
Minnesota QSO Party: 1400Z-2400Z, Feb 1
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW (CW/RTTY/PSK), Phone (FM/SSB)
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Phone
Mobile Single Xmtr
Mobile Unlimited
Multi-Op
Rover
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:MN: Name + County
W/VE: Name + (state/province)
DX: Name
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO
 Multipliers:MN Entrants: MN counties, states, DC, VE provinces/territories, 1 DX once
Non-MN Entrants: MN counties once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 15, 2020
 E-mail logs to:mnqp[at]w0aa[dot]org
 Mail logs to:MNQP
4745-170th Lane NE
Ham Lake, MN 55304-5233
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.w0aa.org/docs/mnqp/MNQP%20Contest%20Rules.pdf
   
FYBO Winter QRP Sprint: 1400Z-2400Z, Feb 1
 Mode:CW, SSB, Digital
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (Home/Field)
Multi-Single (Home/Field)
Multi-Multi (Home/Field)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RS(T) + (state/province/country)+ name + power out + temperature(F)
 Work stations:Once per band segment per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
100 points per QSO with NQ7RP per mode per band
 Multipliers:state/province/country once per band
Field: x4
Alternative Power: x2
QRPp (<1W): x2
Temperature: 65F=x1, 50-64F=x2, 40-49F=x3, 30-39F=x4, 20-29F=x5,<20F=x6
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x spc mults x temp mult x alt pwr mult x field mult x QRPp mult) + NQ7RP QSO points
 Submit logs by:March 2, 2020
 E-mail logs to:fybo[at]azscorpions[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://www.qrpcontest.com/
 Mail logs to:Mike Baker, K7DD
8845 W. Diana Ave.
Peoria, AZ 85345
USA
 Find rules at:http://arizonascqrpions.apps-1and1.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/FYBO_General-Near-Forever-Rules.pdf
   
AGCW Straight Key Party: 1600Z-1900Z, Feb 1
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:5W (A)
50W (B)
150W (C)
SWL (D)
 Exchange:AGCW: RST + Serial No. + "/" + Class + "/" + Name + "/" + Age
 QSO Points:9 points per A-A QSO
7 points per A-B QSO
5 points per A-C QSO
4 points per B-B QSO
3 points per B-C QSO
2 points per C-C QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:February 28, 2020
 E-mail logs to:htp[at]agcw[dot]de
 Mail logs to:Friedrich W. Fabri, DF1OY
Birnheck 2
D-65779 Kelkheim
Germany
 Find rules at:http://www.agcw.org/index.php/en/contests-and-cw-activities/straight-key-party-htp
   
British Columbia QSO Party: 1600Z, Feb 1 to 0359Z, Feb 2 and 1600Z-2359Z, Feb 2
 Mode:CW, SSB, Digital
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (CW/SSB/Dig/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Op (CW/SSB/Dig/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:BC: RS(T) + District
non-BC: RS(T) + (state/province/"DX")
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:2 point per SSB QSO
4 points per CW QSO
4 points per digital QSO
20 bonus points per QSO with VA7ODX
 Multipliers:BC: each BC district, each state, each VE province/territory once per band per mode
non-BC: each BC district once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:February 17, 2020
 E-mail logs to:va7bec[at]rac[dot]ca
 Mail logs to:Orca DX and Contest Club
371 56th Street
Delta, BC V4L 1Z4
Canada
 Find rules at:http://www.orcadxcc.org/bcqp_rules.html
   
FISTS Winter Slow Speed Sprint: 1700Z-2100Z, Feb 1
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:United States/Canada
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:QRP
QRO
Club
 Max power:QRO: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + FISTS No.
non-FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + power
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:5 points per QSO with FIST member
FIST members: 2 points per QSO with non-FIST member
 Multipliers:Each US state and VE province once
Each DXCC country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 15, 2020
 E-mail logs to:w2dab[at]fistsna[dot]org
 Mail logs to:FISTS Sprint Log
c/o Dave Bamford W2DAB
444 East 75 Street, 16F
New York, NY 10021
USA
 Find rules at:http://fistsna.org/operating.html#sprints
   
North American Sprint, CW: 0000Z-0400Z, Feb 2
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:North America
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
 Max operating hours:4 hours
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:[other station's call] + [your call] + [serial no.] + [your name] + [your state/province/country]
 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
Each VE province/territory once
Each North American country (except W/VE) once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0400Z February 9, 2020
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://www.ncjweb.com/sprintlogsubmit/
 Mail logs to:Boring Amateur Radio Club
7580 SW Rood Bridge Rd.
Hillsboro, OR 97123
USA
 Find rules at:http://ncjweb.com/Sprint-Rules.pdf