January 22 - 29, 2015January 30 - February 6, 2015February 7 - 14, 2015

CWops Mini-CWT Test
NAQCC CW Sprint
Locust QSO Party
NCCC RTTY Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC Sprint Ladder
CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW
REF Contest, CW
BARTG RTTY Sprint
SPAR Winter Field Day
ARRL January VHF Contest
WAB 1.8 MHz Phone
QRP ARCI Fireside SSB Sprint
SKCC Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
CWops Mini-CWT Test

CWops Mini-CWT Test: 1300Z-1400Z, Jan 21 and 1900Z-2000Z, Jan 21 and 0300Z-0400Z, Jan 22
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:Member: Name + Member No.
non-Member: Name + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each call once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0400Z January 24, 2015
 Post log summary at:http://www.hornucopia.com/3830score/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
NAQCC CW Sprint: 0130Z-0330Z, Jan 22
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + (NAQCC No./power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
2 points per QSO with member
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
Key Type Mult: 2x if straight key, 1.5x if bug, 1x if other
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x key type mult
 Submit logs by:2359Z January 25, 2015
 Upload log at:http://naqcc.info/sprintlog.html
 Mail logs to:John Shannon, K3WWP
478 E. High St.
Kittanning, PA 16201
USA
 Find rules at:http://naqcc.info/sprint201501.html
   
Locust QSO Party: 0200Z-0230Z, Jan 22 (40m) and 0230Z-0300Z, Jan 22 (80m)
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:(see rules)
 Exchange:Name + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1000 points per QSO
5000 bonus points for at least one QSO with K6VVA
5000 bonus points for at least one QSO with each Secret Swarmer station (name=Locust)
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points + bonus points
 Submit logs by:0459Z February 1, 2015
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://www.k6vva.com/lqp/lqplogsubmit.html
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.k6vva.com/lqp/LQP58_Rules.pdf
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Jan 23
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 25, 2015
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ncccsprint.com/rttyns.html
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Jan 23
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Fox/Hound)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + name + power output
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:0330Z January 24, 2015
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
NCCC Sprint Ladder: 0230Z-0300Z, Jan 23
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:(see rules)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:NA station: 1 point per QSO
non-NA station: 1 point per QSO with an NA station
 Multipliers:Each US state (including KL7 and KH6) once per band
Each VE province once per band
Each North American country (except W/VE) once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 25, 2015
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ncccsprint.com/rules.html
   
CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW: 2200Z, Jan 23 to 2200Z, Jan 25
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Assisted (High)
Multi-Op (High)
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 30 hours
Multi-Op: 40 hours
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:W/VE: RST + (state/province)
DX: RST + CQ Zone
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO with own country
5 points per QSO with other countries on same continent
10 points per QSO with other continents
5 points per QSO with maritime mobile
 Multipliers:Each US state + DC (excluding KH6/KL7)
Each VE province
Each DXCC+WAE country (including KH6/KL7)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2200Z January 30, 2015
 E-mail logs to:160cw[at]kkn[dot]net
 Mail logs to:CQ 160 Meter Contest
P.O. Box 481
New Carlisle, OH 45344
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.cq160.com/rules.htm
   
REF Contest, CW: 0600Z, Jan 24 to 1800Z, Jan 25
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single (QRP/Low/High)
Club
SWL
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 28 hours in no more than 3 increments of at least 1 hour each
 Max power:HP: >100 Watts
LP: 100 Watts
QRP: 5 Watts
 Exchange:French: RST + Department/Prefix
non-French: RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:French: 6 points per QSO with French station same continent
French: 15 points per QSO with French station on different continent
French: 1 point per QSO with non-French station same continent
French: 2 points per QSO with non-French station on different continent
non-French: 1 point per QSO with French station same continent
non-French: 3 points per QSO with French station on different continent
 Multipliers:French/Corsica departments once per band
French overseas prefixes once per band
non-French DXCC countries once per band (available only to French stations)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 9, 2015
 E-mail logs to:cdfcw[at]ref-union[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://concours.ref-union.org/reglements/actuels/reg_cdfhf_dx.pdf
   
BARTG RTTY Sprint: 1200Z, Jan 24 to 1200Z, Jan 25
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op Expert
Single Op
Multi-Op
SWL
 Exchange:Serial No. (no signal report)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:DXCC countries once regardless of band
JA, W, VE and VK areas once regardless of band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x continents
 Submit logs by:February 24, 2015
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://bartg.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://s3.spanglefish.com/s/7850/documents/contests/sprint/rules/current/bartg%20sprint%20rules.pdf
   
SPAR Winter Field Day: 1700Z, Jan 24 to 1700Z, Jan 25
 Mode:Any
 Bands:All, except WARC
 Classes:Operators(1/2/Multi) Site (Indoor/Outdoor/Home)
 Exchange:Category + ARRL Section (or DX) + Temperature(including F or C)
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
Bonus: 1000 points if commercial power not used
Bonus: 1000 points if outdoors
Bonus: 1000 points if not at home
 Multipliers:One for each mode operated per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:March 1, 2015
 E-mail logs to:winterfd[at]spar-hams[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.spar-hams.org/contests/winterfd/index.php?pg=2
   
ARRL January VHF Contest: 1900Z, Jan 24 to 0359Z, Jan 26
 Mode:Any
 Bands:50 MHz and up
 Classes:Single Op (Low/High)
Single Op Portable
Single Op 3 Band
Single Op FM
Single Op Unlimited (Low/High)
Single Op Unlimited Portable
Rover
Limited Rover
Unlimited Rover
Multi-Op
Limited Multi-Op
 Max power:(see rules)
 Exchange:4-character grid square
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per 50 or 144 MHz QSO
2 points per 222 or 432 MHz QSO
4 points per 902 or 1296 MHz QSO
8 points per 2.3 GHz or higher QSO
 Multipliers:Grid squares once per band
Rovers: grid squares operated from once regardless of band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0359Z February 25, 2015
 E-mail logs to:JanuaryVHF[at]arrl[dot]org
 Mail logs to:January VHF
ARRL
225 Main St.
Newington, CT 06111
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.arrl.org/january-vhf
   
WAB 1.8 MHz Phone: 1900Z-2300Z, Jan 24
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
Multi-Op (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
Low Power
SWL (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
 Max power:non-Low: >10 watts
Low: 10 watts
 Exchange:British Isles: RS + serial no. + WAB square
Other: RS + serial no. + country
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 14, 2015
 E-mail logs to:aebbooks[at]ntlworld[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Tony Beardsley, G3XKT
14 York Avenue
Sandiacre, Nottingham NG10 5HB
United Kingdom
 Find rules at:http://wab.intermip.net/Contest%20Rules.php#OtherRules
   
QRP ARCI Fireside SSB Sprint: 2000Z-2359Z, Jan 25
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:All Band
Single Band
High Bands
Low Bands
 Max operating hours:4 hours
 Exchange:RS + (state/province/country) + (ARCI number/power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:5 points per QSO with ARCI member
4 points per non-member QSO with different continent
2 points per non-member QSO with same continent
 Multipliers:States, once per band
VE Provinces, once per band
Countries, once per band
Power Mult: >10W=x1, 2-10W=x7, 500mW-2W=x10, 100-500mW=15x, <100mW=20x
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x (state mults + province mults + country mults) x power mult) + bonus points
Bonus points: 5000 for battery power portable with temporary antenna
 Submit logs by:February 8, 2015
 E-mail logs to:contest[at]qrparci[dot]org
 Mail logs to:ARCI Fireside Sprint
c/o Jeff Hetherington
139 Elizabeth St. W.
Welland, Ontario L3C 4M3
Canada
 Find rules at:http://www.qrparci.org/contests/fireside-sprint
   
SKCC Sprint: 0000Z-0200Z, Jan 28
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + Name + (SKCC No./power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
Bonus Points: 5 points per Centurion member QSO per band
Bonus Points: 10 points per Tribune member QSO per band
Bonus Points: 25 points per QSO with SKCC club call (K9SKC) per band
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:2359Z January 30, 2015
 E-mail log summary to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.skccgroup.com/sprint/sks/sks-submit.html
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.skccgroup.com/sprint/sks/
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Jan 28
 Mode:CW
 Bands:40m Only
 Classes:Single Op (Fox/Hound)
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + name + power output
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:0330Z January 29, 2015
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
CWops Mini-CWT Test: 1300Z-1400Z, Jan 28 and 1900Z-2000Z, Jan 28 and 0300Z-0400Z, Jan 29
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:Member: Name + Member No.
non-Member: Name + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each call once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:0400Z January 31, 2015
 Post log summary at:http://www.hornucopia.com/3830score/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html