[Top] [All Lists]

Re: [CQ-Contest] TRIATHLON DX Contest

To: Kostas Stamatis <sv1dpi@otenet.gr>
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] TRIATHLON DX Contest
From: Radio K0HB <kzerohb@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 13:33:55 -0700
List-post: <cq-contest@contesting.com">mailto:cq-contest@contesting.com>

You've had the same thought process that I had when I suggested the "Triple
Play" award to ARRL.

The most skilled and diversified stations will win.
*73, de Hans, K0HB*
*"Just a boy and his radio"*
Sea stories at --------> http://k0hb.wordpress.com
Superstition trails ---> http://oldslowhans.wordpress.com

On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 1:13 PM, Kostas Stamatis <sv1dpi@otenet.gr> wrote:

> Triathlon DX Contest announcement
> It all started in August of 2011. That was about when it occurred to Mike,
> SV5BYR that a big Greek Contest was missing from international Ham Radio
> Contest Calendar.  By the end of September this idea became mature and so
> the  "Triathlon" was born! A triathlon is a multi- sport event involving
> the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance events. And as
> you have already guessed, it is a Greek word. We had to change a bit the
> name to Triathlon Dx Contest to match our activity. Actually, trying here
> to simulate the original Triathlon athletic event, we involved three major
> ham radio modes, SSB, CW, RTTY. It will be a 24 hour non-stop event divided
> in three sections, each one devoted to a different mode. There are some
> tentative rules of the contest that you can take a look. It will take place
> every Saturday, the 1st full weekend of February, debuting on 02-02-2013.
> After all, what makes this particular contest unique is the special gift
> for the winner! (take a look to the prize page)
> In this point we have to mention all the Greek amateurs who are working to
> make this event alive: SV1DPI, SV1NK, SV2AGW, SV2DCD, SV5BYR, SV7JAR,
> There is still a lot of work to be done and more details to be announced.
> Stay tuned!
> More here:  http://triathlon-dx-contest.blogspot.com
> _______________________________________________
> CQ-Contest mailing list
> CQ-Contest@contesting.com
> http://lists.contesting.com/mailman/listinfo/cq-contest
CQ-Contest mailing list

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>