Event Category: Contest/Operating

Mission: To encourage newly-licensed operators (“Rookies”) in North America to operate on the HF bands and experience competitive Amateur Radio operating. Experienced operators (“Non-Rookies”) are strongly encouraged to participate and help new operators – either on the air or in…
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Held each year on the last full weekend of September, the contest draws over 15,000 participants and over 3,600 log submittals from around the world. http://www.cqwwrtty.com/ Rule Differences from CQWW SSB/CW Contest Identical wording is used for both the RTTY…
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Mission: To encourage newly-licensed operators (“Rookies”) in North America to operate on the HF bands and experience competitive Amateur Radio operating. Experienced operators (“Non-Rookies”) are strongly encouraged to participate and help new operators – either on the air or in…
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Straight Key Night is held every January 1 from 0000 UTC through 2359 UTC. It’s a great opportunity for new hams or hams learning CW to get on the air with other similar hams.

Held each year on the last full weekend of September, the contest draws over 15,000 participants and over 3,600 log submittals from around the world. http://www.cqwwrtty.com/ Rule Differences from CQWW SSB/CW Contest Identical wording is used for both the RTTY…
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