[CQ-Contest] Contest Calendar Vers.98.2

Bruce Horn bhorn at hornucopia.com
Tue Feb 10 22:10:56 EST 1998

                              CONTEST CALENDAR
                      February 10, 1998 Edition (98.2)

Please send corrections and additions directly to me.  I will post an
updated calendar every two months.  Thanks to K5DJ, I2UIY, JE1CKA, VE2PIJ,
K4OJ, K1KY, IK6PTJ, WA4ZAJ, S50U, and W5HNS for contest info.

A version of the calendar covering all of 1998 may be found at:

73 de Bruce, WA7BNM   (bhorn at hornucopia.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

February 1998

  North American Sprint, Phone   0000Z-0359Z, Feb 1
  New Hampshire QSO Party        0000Z, Feb 7 to 2400Z, Feb 8
  Delaware QSO Party             1700Z, Feb 7 to 0500Z, Feb 8 and
                                   1300Z, Feb 8 to 0100Z, Feb 9
  North American Sprint, CW      0000Z-0359Z, Feb 8
  HAL WW RTTY WPX Contest        0000Z, Feb 14 to 2400Z, Feb 15
  Dutch PACC Contest             1200Z, Feb 14 to 1200Z, Feb 15
  Asia-Pacific Sprint (CW)       1230Z-1430Z, Feb 14
  YL-OM Contest, Phone           1400Z, Feb 14 to 0200Z, Feb 16
  RSGB 1.8 MHz Contest, CW       2100Z, Feb 14 to 0100Z, Feb 15
  ARRL Inter. DX Contest, CW     0000Z, Feb 21 to 2400Z, Feb 22
  High Speed Club CW Contest     0900Z-1100Z and 1500Z-1700Z, Feb 22
  YL-OM Contest, CW              1400Z, Feb 21 to 0200Z, February 23
  CQC Winter QSO Party, QRP      2200Z, Feb 22 to 0359Z, Feb 23
  CQ 160-Meter Contest, Phone    2200Z, Feb 27 to 1600Z, Mar 1
  REF Contest, SSB               0600Z, Feb 28 to 1800Z, Mar 1
  North Carolina QSO Party       1200Z-2359Z, Feb 28 and
                                   1200Z-2359Z, Mar 1
  UBA Contest, CW                1300Z, Feb 28 to 1300Z, Mar 1
  RSGB 7 MHz DX Contest, CW      1500Z, Feb 28 to 0900Z, Mar 1

March 1998

  ARRL Inter. DX Contest, Phone  0000Z, Mar 7 to 2400Z, Mar 8
  RSGB Commonwealth Contest, CW  1200Z, Mar 14 to 1200Z, Mar 15
  Wisconsin QSO Party            1800Z, Mar 15 to 0100Z, Mar 16
  Alaska QSO Party               0000Z, Mar 21 to 2400Z, Mar 22
  Bermuda Contest                0001Z, Mar 21 to 2400Z, Mar 22
  BARTG WW RTTY Contest          0200Z, Mar 21 to 0200Z, Mar 23
  Russian DX Contest             1200Z, Mar 21 to 1200Z, Mar 22
  Virginia QSO Party             1800Z, Mar 21 to 0500Z, Mar 22 and
                                   1100Z, Mar 22 to 0200Z, Mar 23
  CQWW WPX Contest, Phone        0000Z, Mar 28 to 2400Z, Mar 29

April 1998

  SP DX Contest, CW              1500Z, Apr 4 to 2300Z, Apr 5
  EA RTTY Contest                1600Z, Apr 4 to 1600Z, Apr 5
  Japan Int. DX Contest, 20-10m  2300Z, Apr 10 to 2300Z, Apr 12
  MARAC County Hunters, SSB      0000Z, Apr 11 to 2400Z, Apr 12
  His Maj. King of Spain Contest 1800Z, Apr 11 to 1800Z, Apr 12
  UBA HF 80m Contest             0700Z-1100Z, Apr 12
  ARRL 144-MHz Spring Sprint     1900-2300 local, Apr 13
  Australian Post Code Contest   0000Z-2359Z, Apr 18
  YU DX Contest                  1200Z, Apr 18 to 1200Z, Apr 19
  EU Spring Sprint, SSB          1500Z-1859Z, Apr 18
  Holyland DX Contest            1800Z, Apr 18 to 1800Z, Apr 19
  Michigan QSO Party             1800Z, Apr 18 to 0300Z, Apr 19 and
                                   1100Z, Apr 19 to 0200Z, Apr 20
  ARRL 222-MHz Spring Sprint     1900-2300 local, Apr 21
  SP DX RTTY Contest             1200Z, Apr 25 to 1200Z, Apr 26
  Helvetia Contest               1300Z, Apr 25 to 1300Z, Apr 26
  Nebraska QSO Party             1700Z, Apr 25 to 1700Z, Apr 26
  Ontario QSO Party              1800Z, Apr 25 to 1800Z, Apr 26
  Florida QSO Party              1800Z, Apr 25 to 0359Z, Apr 26 and
                                   1400Z-2359Z, Apr 26
  ARRL 432-MHz Spring Sprint     1900-2300 local, Apr 29

May 1998

  MARAC County Hunters, CW       0000Z, May 2 to 2400Z, May 3
  Massachusetts QSO Party        1800Z, May 2 to 0400Z, May 3 and
                                   1100Z-2100Z, May 3
  ARI International DX Contest   2000Z, May 2 to 2000Z, May 3
  Nevada QSO Party               0000Z, May 9 to 0600Z, May 10
  VOLTA WW RTTY Contest          1200Z, May 9 to 1200Z, May 10
  FISTS CW Club Spring Sprint    1700Z-2100Z, May 9
  CQ-M International DX Contest  2100Z, May 9 to 2100Z, May 10
  ARRL 902/1296/2304 Sprg Sprint 0600-2300 local, May 9
  EU Spring Sprint, CW           1500Z-1859Z, May 16
  ARRL 50-MHz Spring Sprint      2300Z, May 16 to 0300Z, May 17
  Texas QSO Party                1400Z, May 23 to 0500Z, May 24 and
                                   1400Z-2000Z, May 24
  CQWW WPX Contest, CW           0000Z, May 30 to 2400Z, May 31

June 1998

  IARU Reg 1 Field Day, CW       1500Z, Jun 6 to 1500Z, Jun 7
  ANARTS WW RTTY Contest         0000Z, Jun 13 to 2400Z, Jun 14
  TOEC WW Grid Contest, SSB      1200Z, Jun 13 to 1200Z, Jun 14
  Asia-Pacific Sprint (SSB)      1230Z-1430Z, Jun 13
  ARRL June VHF QSO Party        1800Z, Jun 13 to 0300Z, Jun 15
  West Virginia QSO Party        1800Z-2400Z, Jun 14
  All Asian DX Contest, CW       0000Z, Jun 20 to 2400Z, Jun 21
  Kids Day Operating Event       1800Z-2400Z, Jun 20
  Marconi Memorial Contest HF    1400Z, Jun 27 to 1400Z, Jun 28
  ARRL Field Day                 1800Z, Jun 27 to 2100Z, Jun 28

July 1998

  RAC Canada Day Contest         0000Z-2400Z, Jul 1
  Venezuelan Ind.Day Contest,SSB 0000Z, Jul 4 to 2400Z, Jul 5
  IARU HF World Championship     1200Z, Jul 11 to 1200Z, Jul 12
  CQ Worldwide VHF Contest       1800Z, Jul 11 to 2100Z, Jul 12
  Colombian Indep. Contest       0000Z-2400Z, Jul 18
  SEANET WW DX Contest, CW       0001Z, Jul 18 to 2359Z, Jul 19
  South Pacific 160m Contest     0500Z-2359Z, Jul 18
  North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Jul 18 to 0600Z, Jul 19
  Venezuelan Ind.Day Contest, CW 0000Z, Jul 25 to 2400Z, Jul 26
  IOTA Contest                   1200Z, Jul 25 to 1200Z, Jul 26

August 1998

  European HF Championship       1000Z-2200Z, Aug 1
  North American QSO Party, CW   1800Z, Aug 1 to 0600Z, Aug 2
  ARRL UHF Contest               1800Z, Aug 1 to 1800Z, Aug 2
  WAE DX Contest, CW             0000Z, Aug 8 to 2400Z, Aug 9
  Maryland-DC QSO Party          1600Z, Aug 8 to 0400Z, Aug 9 and
                                   1600Z-2359Z, Aug 9
  SARTG WW RTTY Contest          0000Z, Aug 15 to 1600Z, Aug 16
  SEANET WW DX Contest, SSB      0000Z, Aug 15 to 2359Z, Aug 16
  Keyman's Club of Japan Contest 1200Z, Aug 15 to 1200Z, Aug 16
  W/VE Islands Contest           1700Z, Aug 15 to 2300Z, Aug 16
  North American QSO Party, SSB  1800Z, Aug 15 to 0600Z, Aug 16
  ARRL 10 GHz Cumul. Contest     0800-2000 local, Aug 15 and Aug 16
  TOEC WW Grid Contest, CW       1200Z, Aug 22 to 1200Z, Aug 23

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.).

  North American QSO Party, CW  February 10, 1998
    E-mail:  k6zz at ccis.com
    Mail:  Bob Selbrede, K6ZZ
           6200 Natoma Ave.
           Mojave, CA  93501

  North American QSO Party, SSB February 17, 1998
    E-mail:  bhorn at hornucopia.com
    Mail:  Bruce Horn, WA7BNM
           4225 Farmdale Avenue
           Studio City, CA  91604

  Asia-Pacific Sprint (CW)      February 17, 1998 (e-mail)
                                February 21, 1998 (mail)
    E-mail:  jamesb at pacific.net.sg
    Mail:  Tack Kumagai  (JA only)
           P.O. Box 22, Mitaka
           Tokyo 181, Japan

           James Brooks  (non-JA only)
           26 Jalan Asas
           Singapore  678787

  ARRL January VHF Sweepstakes  February 18, 1998
    E-mail:  contest at arrl.org
    Mail:  ARRL Contest Branch
           225 Main St.
           Newington, CT  06111

  CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW      February 28, 1998
    E-mail:  cq160 at contesting.com
    Mail:  Dave Thompson, K4JRB
           4166 Mill Stone Court
           Norcross, GA  30092

  North American Sprint, Phone  March 3, 1998
    E-mail:  niswanderf at mail.ecu.edu
    Mail:  Rick Niswander, K7GM
           P.O. Box 2701
           Greenville, NC  27836

  North American Sprint, CW     March 10, 1998
    E-mail:  cwsprint at contesting.com
    Mail:  Mark Obermann, AG9A
           6713 Forestview Lane
           Niles, IL  60714

  Delaware QSO Party            March 11, 1998
    E-mail:  deqsoparty at fsarc.org
    Mail:  Contest Chairman, FSARC
           P.O. Box 1050
           Newark, DE  19715

  HAL WW RTTY WPX Contest       March 17, 1998
    E-mail:  edlyn at global.california.com
    Mail:  Eddie Schneider, W6/G0AZT
           1826 Van Ness
           San Pablo, CA  94806

  RSGB 7 MHz DX Contest, CW     March 17, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  RSGB HF Contest Committee
           c/o S.V. Knowles, G3UFY
           77 Bensham Manor Rd.
           Thornton Heath
           Surrey, CR7 7AF England

  YL-OM Contest, Phone          March 18, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Cleo Bracket, K0JFO
           810 Towne Square Dr.
           Fremont, NE  68025

  ARRL Inter. DX Contest, CW    March 24, 1998
    E-mail:  contest at arrl.org
    Mail:  ARRL Contest Branch
           225 Main Street
           Newington, CT  06111

  YL-OM Contest, CW             March 25, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Cleo Bracket, K0JFO
           810 Towne Square Dr.
           Fremont, NE  68025

  CQC Winter QSO Party, QRP     March 25, 1998
    E-mail:  EJim at aol.com
    Mail:  Jim Pope, KG0PP, CQC Contest
           P.O. Box 31575
           Aurora, CO  80041-0575

  Dutch PACC Contest            March 31, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Hans P. Blondeel Timmerman, PA3EBT
           Nieuweweg 21
           4031 MN Ingen
           Netherlands, Europe

  CQ 160-Meter Contest, Phone   March 31, 1998
    E-mail:  cq160 at contesting.com
    Mail:  Dave Thompson, K4JRB
           4166 Mill Stone Court
           Norcross, GA  30092

  New Hampshire QSO Party       March 31, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  North Country ARC
           Richard C. Force, WB1ASL
           12 Cottage St.
           Lancaster, NH  03584-1903

  UBA Contest, CW               March 31, 1998
    E-mail:  ON7TK-ON7LX at innet.be
    Mail:  UBA HF Manager
           Carine Ramon, ON7LX
           Bruggesteenweg 77
           B-8755 Ruiselede

  North Carolina QSO Party      April 1, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  NC QSO Party
           c/o K4EG
           P.O. Box 3064
           Burlington, NC  27215

  High Speed Club CW Contest    April 5, 1998
    E-mail:  (none)
    Mail:  Frank Steinke, DL8WAA
           Trachenberger Str. 49
           D-01129 Dresden

End of log submittal deadlines

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