[CQ-Contest] Contest Calendar Vers. 97.4

Bruce Horn bhorn at netcom.com
Thu Apr 10 08:40:26 EDT 1997

                              CONTEST CALENDAR
                         April 10, 1997 Edition (97.4)

Please send corrections and additions directly to me.  I will post an
updated calendar on a monthly basis.  Thanks to SM3CER, VK1FF, HB9HFN,
AL7J, N9NPP, W5HNS and SM3OJR for contest info.

An HTML version of the calendar is available on request, or the most recent
calendar may be found at:  http://www.primenet.com/~scdxc/contestcal.html

73 de Bruce, WA7BNM   (bhorn at netcom.com)

The contest calendar is divided into two sections:
  1) CONTEST CALENDAR: Calendar showing dates and times of scheduled
  2) CONTEST LOG SUBMITTAL DEADLINES: Deadlines and addresses for
                       submitting logs for contests that have
                       already occurred or whose deadline will pass
                       before the next issue of the calendar.

Please note that you may not be able to operate during all of the total
hours of the contests listed below. Total operating time may also vary
by entry category. See individual contest rules for allowed operating

April 1997

  Japan Int.DX Contest, 20-10m   2300Z, Apr 11 to 2300Z, Apr 13
  QRP ARCI Spring QSO Party, CW  1200Z, Apr 12 to 1200Z, Apr 13
  His Maj. King of Spain Contest 1800Z, Apr 12 to 1800Z, Apr 13
  UBA HF 80m Contest             0700Z-1100Z, Apr 13
  ARRL 144-MHz Spring Sprint     1900-2300 local, Apr 14
  Australian Post Code Contest   0000Z-2359Z, Apr 19
  YU DX Contest                  1200Z, Apr 19 to 1200Z, Apr 20
  EU Spring Sprint, SSB          1500Z-1859Z, Apr 19
  Holyland DX Contest            1800Z, Apr 19 to 1800Z, Apr 20
  Michigan QSO Party             1800Z, Apr 19 to 0300Z, Apr 20 and
                                   1100Z, Apr 20 to 0200Z, Apr 21
  ARRL 222-MHz Spring Sprint     1900-2300 local, Apr 22
  SP DX RTTY Contest             0000Z, Apr 26 to 2400Z, Apr 27
  Helvetia Contest               1300Z, Apr 26 to 1300Z, Apr 27
  QRP to the Field               1300Z, Apr 26 to 0100Z, Apr 27
  Nebraska QSO Party             1700Z, Apr 26 to 1700Z, Apr 27
  Ontario QSO Party              1800Z, Apr 26 to 1800Z, Apr 27
  ARRL 432-MHz Spring Sprint     1900-2300 local, Apr 30

May 1997

  MARAC County Hunters, CW       0000Z, May 3 to 2400Z, May 4
  Texas QSO Party                1400Z, May 3 to 2200Z, May 4
  Massachusetts QSO Party        1800Z, May 3 to 0400Z, May 4 and
                                   1100Z-2100Z, May 4
  ARI International DX Contest   2000Z, May 3 to 2000Z, May 4
  Nevada QSO Party               0000Z, May 10 to 0600Z, May 11
  VOLTA WW RTTY Contest          1200Z, May 10 to 1200Z, May 11
  FISTS CW Club Spring Sprint    1700Z-2100Z, May 10
  ARRL 902/1296/2304 Sprg Sprnt  1900-2300 local, May 10
  EU Spring Sprint, CW           1500Z-1859Z, May 17
  ARRL 50-MHz Spring Sprint      2300Z, May 17 to 0300Z, May 18
  CQ WW WPX Contest, CW          0000Z, May 24 to 2400Z, May 25

June 1997

  IARU Reg 1 Field Day, CW       1500Z, Jun 7 to 1500Z, Jun 8
  ANARTS WW RTTY Contest         0000Z, Jun 14 to 2400Z, Jun 15
  TOEC WW Grid Contest, SSB      1200Z, Jun 14 to 1200Z, Jun 15
  Asia-Pacific Sprint (SSB)      1230Z-1430Z, Jun 14
  ARRL June VHF QSO Party        1800Z, Jun 14 to 0300Z, Jun 16
  All Asian DX Contest, CW       0000Z, Jun 21 to 2400Z, Jun 22
  SMIRK QSO Party                0000Z, Jun 21 to 2400Z, Jun 22
  ARRL Field Day                 1800Z, Jun 28 to 2100Z, Jun 29

July 1997

  RAC Canada Day Contest         0000Z-2400Z, Jul 1
  Venezuelan Ind.Day Contest,SSB 0000Z, Jul 5 to 2400Z, Jul 6
  IARU HF World Championship     1200Z, Jul 12 to 1200Z, Jul 13
  CQ Worldwide VHF Contest       1800Z, Jul 12 to 2100Z, Jul 13
  Colombian Indep. Contest       0000Z-2400Z, Jul 19
  SEANET WW DX Contest, CW       0001Z, Jul 19 to 2359Z, Jul 20
  South Pacific 160m Contest     0500Z-2359Z, Jul 19
  North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Jul 19 to 0600Z, Jul 20
  Venezuelan Ind.Day Contest,CW  0000Z, Jul 26 to 2400Z, Jul 27
  Russian WW RTTY Contest        0000Z, Jul 26 to 2400Z, Jul 27
  IOTA Contest                   1200Z, Jul 26 to 1200Z, Jul 27

August 1997

  European HF Championship       1000Z-2200Z, Aug 2
  North Amer. QSO Party, CW      1800Z, Aug 2 to 0600Z, Aug 3
  ARRL UHF Contest               1800Z, Aug 2 to 1800Z, Aug 3
  WAE DX Contest, CW             0000Z, Aug 9 to 2400Z, Aug 10
  Maryland-DC QSO Party          1600Z, Aug 9 to 0400Z, Aug 10 and
                                   1600Z-2359Z, Aug 10
  SARTG WW RTTY Contest          0000Z, Aug 16 to 1600Z, Aug 17
  SEANET WW DX Contest, SSB      0000Z, Aug 16 to 2359Z, Aug 17
  Keyman's Club of Japan Contest 1200Z, Aug 16 to 1200Z, Aug 17
  W/VE Islands Contest           1700Z, Aug 16 to 2300Z, Aug 17
  North Amer. QSO Party, Phone   1800Z, Aug 16 to 0600Z, Aug 17
  ARRL 10 GHz Cumul. Contest     0800-2000 local time, Aug 17 and Aug 18
  TOEC WW Grid Contest, CW       1200Z, Aug 23 to 1200Z, Aug 24

September 1997

  All Asian DX Contest, SSB      0000Z, Sep 6 to 2400Z, Sep 7
  IARU Reg 1 Field Day, SSB      1500Z, Sep 6 to 1500Z, Sep 7
  North American Sprint, CW      0000Z-0359Z, Sep 7
  WAE DX Contest, SSB            0000Z, Sep 13 to 2400Z, Sep 14
  ARRL September VHF QSO Party   1800Z, Sep 13 to 0300Z, Sep 15
  North American Sprint, Phone   0000Z-0359Z, Sep 14
  Washington State Salmon Run    1200Z, Sep 20 to 0700Z, Sep 21 and
                                   1200Z-2400Z, Sep 21
  ARRL 10 GHz Cumul. Contest     0800-2000 local time, Sep 20 and Sep 21
  Scandinavian Act. Contest, CW  1500Z, Sep 20 to 1800Z, Sep 21
  CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY  0000Z, Sep 27 to 2400Z, Sep 28
  Scandinavian Act. Contest, SSB 1500Z, Sep 27 to 1800Z, Sep 28

October 1997

  VK/ZL/Oceania Contest, Phone   1000Z, Oct 4 to 1000Z, Oct 5
  EU Autumn Sprint, SSB          1500Z-1859Z, Oct 4
  California QSO Party           1600Z, Oct 4 to 2200Z, Oct 5
  RSGB 21/28 MHz Contest, SSB    0700Z-1900Z, Oct 5
  InterNET RTTY Sprint Contest   0100Z-0300Z, Oct 8
  VK/ZL/Oceania Contest, CW      1000Z, Oct 11 to 1000Z, Oct 12
  EU Autumn Sprint, CW           1500Z-1859Z, Oct 11
  Pennsylvania QSO Party         1600Z-2400Z, Oct 11 and 0000Z-0500Z and
                                   1300Z-2200Z, Oct 12
  JARTS WW RTTY Contest          0000Z, Oct 18 to 2400Z, Oct 19
  QRP ARCI Fall QSO Party, CW    1200Z, Oct 18 to 2400Z, Oct 19
  Asia-Pacific Sprint (CW)       1230Z-1430Z, Oct 18
  Worked All Germany Contest     1500Z, Oct 18 to 1500Z, Oct 19
  RSGB 21/28 MHz Contest, CW     0700Z-1900Z, Oct 19
  CQ Worldwide DX Contest, SSB   0000Z, Oct 25 to 2400Z, Oct 26

November 1997

  Ukranian DX Contest            1200Z, Nov 1 to 1200Z, Nov 2
  ARRL Sweepstakes, CW           2100Z, Nov 1 to 0300Z, Nov 3
  High Speed Club CW Contest     0900Z-1100Z and 1500Z-1700Z, Nov 2
  Japan Int.DX Contest, Phone    2300Z, Nov 7 to 2300Z, Nov 9
  WAE DX Contest, RTTY           0000Z, Nov 8 to 2400Z, Nov 9
  RSGB 1.8 MHz Contest, CW       2100Z, Nov 15 to 0100Z, Nov 16
  ARRL Sweepstakes, Phone        2100Z, Nov 15 to 0300Z, Nov 17
  CQ Worldwide DX Contest, CW    0000Z, Nov 29 to 2400Z, Nov 30

December 1997

  ARRL 160-Meter Contest         2200Z, Dec 5 to 1600Z, Dec 7
  FAIRS HF DX Data Contest       0000Z, Dec 6 to 2400Z, Dec 7
  ARRL 10-Meter Contest          0000Z, Dec 13 to 2400Z, Dec 14
  TARA RTTY Sprint               1800Z, Dec 13 to 0200Z, Dec 14
  RAC Canada Winter Contest      0000Z-2400Z, Dec 28

End of calendar section

Please consult the individual contest rules to determine what log
documentation must be submitted (i.e. summary sheet, dupe sheets, etc.).

  CLARA & Family HF Contest     April 11, 1997
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Jeanne Gordon, VA3WX
           478 Donegal Dr.
           Burlington, ON  L7L 2M7

  Virginia QSO Party            April 15, 1997
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Virginia QSO Party
           Call Box 599
           Sterling, VA  20167

  SARA Low Power Spring Sprint  April 30, 1997
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Radioclub OM3KFV
           Box 29
           036 01 Martin
           Slovakia, Europe

  SP DX Contest                 April 30, 1997
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Polski Zwiazek Krotkofalowcow
           SP DX Contest Committee
           Box 320
           00-950 Warsaw

  European EME Contest          May 9, 1997
    E-mail:  dubus01 at ibm.net
    Mail:  DUBUS Verlag EME Contest
           Box 500368
           D-22703 Hamburg

  EA RTTY Contest               May 10, 1997
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  EA RTTY Contest Manager
           Antonio Alcolado, EA1MV
           P.O. Box 240
           09400 Aranda de Duero (Burgos)

  CQWW WPX Contest, SSB         May 10, 1997
    E-mail:  N8BJQ at erinet.com
    Mail:  CQ Magazine
           WPX Contest, SSB
           76 N. Broadway
           Hicksville, NY  11801

  Alaska QSO Party              May 31, 1997
    E-mail:  sandelkw at alaska.net
    Mail:  Kyle Sandel, AL7J
           8811 July Creek Cir
           Eagle River, AK  99577

  Bermuda Contest               June 1, 1997
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Contest Committee
           Radio Society of Bermuda
           Box HM275
           Hamilton, Bermuda HM AX

End of log submittal deadlines

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