[CQ-Contest] Contest Announcement from OH2BH
ve3dz at rigexpert.net
Thu Jun 4 13:07:37 EDT 2020
Did I understand it correctly that there will be a draw among 63 high performing participants for a SINGLE one-week trip?
73 Yuri VE3DZ
From: CQ-Contest [mailto:cq-contest-bounces+ve3dz=rigexpert.net at contesting.com] On Behalf Of John Dorr
Sent: Wednesday, June 3, 2020 11:27 AM
Subject: [CQ-Contest] Contest Announcement from OH2BH
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
* TRAVEL FREE TO TWO FORMER WRTC COUNTRIES -- FINLAND OR BRAZIL*
by Martti Laine, OH2BH
Araucaria DX Group of Brazil, ZW5B & Radio Arcala of Finland, OH8X jointly offer those high performing 63 event paricipants a lucky draw for one-week trip to Finland, iincluding the OH Summer Camp and DX-summer activities and visit to Arcala superstation OH8X. If you cannot stand for 24-hour daylight in Far North you may opt one-week trip to Brazil instead, including participation in CQ WW SSB or CW and a viist to PS2T or ZW5B super stations. (*) These trips are scheduled for 2021 because of the current coronavirus pandemic.
The top 30 multi-mode scores, top 5 single mode scores on each mode, and top 3 scores of each continent will receive an online certificate. The same group of sixty-three (63) scores will participate the above lottery. How do I qualify? This weekend – here’s the snap-shot:
*This Weekend: 06-07 June, 2020, 10.00 UTC Saturday – 09.59 UTC Sunday*
*BANDS:* 80, 40, 20, 15, 10 meters
*MODES:* CW, SSB, DIGITAL (FT4/FT8 only)
*OPERATOR AND MODE CATEGORIES:*
1) Single operator, both in STAYHOME and NON-STAYHOME categories:
A: Single mode CW, or SSB, or Digital
B: Multi mode CW/SSB/Digital
*EXCHANGE: *59(9) and the AGE (years) of the operator. Women may use 00. *If you or your counterpart do not want to disclose your/his age, please use 99. Note: On FT4/FT8 normal reports (no age) are used.*
*QSO-MAKING ASSISTANCE:* DX-Cluster and Reverse Beacon Network are permitted for receiving spots.
Self-spotting is not allowed. Remotely operated stations are allowed.
1) NON-STAYHOME STATIONS: Each valid QSO gives 1 point.
Stations can be worked once on each mode and band with a maximum of 15 QSOs.
There are two types of multipliers:
a) Number of DXCC countries worked, counted only once.
b) Number of different STAYHOME call signs worked, counted only once.
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