[CQ-Contest] CQ WW RTTY Contest Coming Soon!

Ed Muns w0yk at msn.com
Mon Sep 6 16:57:37 PDT 2010

The world's biggest RTTY contest starts in less than 17 days!  Click on the
links below for more information.

Rules Translations <http://www.cqwwrtty.com/rules.htm>  -- Thanks to Kosta,
SV1DPI, for translating the 2010 CQ WW RTTY Contest Rules into Greek.  Who
else will step up to translate the Rules into other languages?  Contact me
for the English MS Word file of the rules and send back the translation
either in MS Word or as a PDF file.  [ <http://www.cqwwrtty.com/rules.htm>

MixW Users <http://www.cqwwrtty.com/logs.htm#MixW_Notes>  -- Please review
the information on the web site for MixW users.  There are instructions
about how to setup MixW before the contest so that you can submit a proper
log after the contest.  [www.cqwwrtty.com/logs.htm#MixW_Notes]

Webinar <http://www.pvrc.org/webinar/cqwwrtty.htm> : "A Look at the CQ WW
RTTY Contest" -- Mark your calendar for the webinar on 19 September,
1900-2030Z, where we will discuss various aspects of CQ WW RTTY and answer
any questions:

* History of CQ WW RTTY
* Distinctive rules from the CW/SSB CQ WW events
* Score Database 
* Plaques and Certificates
* Logging considerations
* Log Check Reports* Stories and Pictures

[ <http://www.pvrc.org/webinar/cqwwrtty.htm>

Certificates  <http://www.cqwwrtty.com/plaques.htm> & Plaques -- Awards for
the 2009 CQ WW RTTY Contest were all mailed out this summer.  If you'd like
to sponsor a 2010 plaque, including new ones not sponsored before, contact
K4GMH at k4gmh at arrl.net.  [ <http://www.cqwwrtty.com/plaques.htm>

Scores Database <http://www.cqwwrtty.com/scoresry.htm>  -- Take a minute to
surf through the great database setup by AA5AU and K5ZD showing results over
the entire history of CQ WW RTTY, even before it was wholly sponsored by CQ
Magazine.  It is easy to see what records you might strive for, whether it
is worldwide or your local country or state or call area.  [
<http://www.cqwwrtty.com/scoresry.htm> www.cqwwrtty.com/scoresry.htm]

Photos  <mailto:w0yk at cqwwrtty.com> & Stories -- Be sure to take some photos
of your operation, even if it is from home or what you consider a
"non-exotic" QTH.  Also, send along any stories of your experience ... sort
of like expanded soapbox comments.  Email to w0yk at cqwwrtty.com.

Ed - W0YK
CQ RTTY Contest Director
w0yk at cqwwrtty.com
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