January 29 - February 5, 2016February 6 - 13, 2016February 14 - 21, 2016

NCCC RTTY Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC Sprint Ladder
CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW
Feld Hell Sprint
REF Contest, CW
UBA DX Contest, SSB
Winter Field Day
ARRL January VHF Contest
Classic Exchange, CW
Iranian Ham Radio Contest
RSGB 80m Club Championship, SSB
ARS Spartan Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
UKEICC 80m Contest
NRAU 10m Activity Contest
NCCC RTTY Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC Sprint Ladder
YLRL YL-OM Contest

NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Jan 29
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 31, 2016
 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 29
 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 30, 2016
 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 29
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 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 31, 2016
 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 29 to 2200Z, Jan 31
 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 February 5, 2016
 E-mail logs to:160cw[at]kkn[dot]net
 Mail logs to:CQ 160 Meter Contest
25 Newbridge Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.cq160.com/rules.htm
   
Feld Hell Sprint: 0000Z-2359Z, Jan 30
 Mode:Feld Hell
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:Standard: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:(see rules)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:(see rules)
Bonus Points: (see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:(see rules)
 Submit logs by:February 6, 2016
 Upload log at:https://sites.google.com/site/feldhellclub/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:https://sites.google.com/site/feldhellclub/Home/contests/sprints/worked-all-americas-sprint
   
REF Contest, CW: 0600Z, Jan 30 to 1800Z, Jan 31
 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 15, 2016
 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
   
UBA DX Contest, SSB: 1300Z, Jan 30 to 1300Z, Jan 31
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (Low/High)
Single Op QRP
Multi-Op
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 10 watts
 Exchange:ON: RST + Serial No. + province
non-ON: RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:10 points per QSO with Belgian station
3 points per QSO with other EU stations
1 point per QSO with non-EU stations
 Multipliers:Each Belgian province once per band
Each Belgian prefix once per band
Each EU DXCC country once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2359Z February 14, 2016
 E-mail logs to:ubassb[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/en/hf/contest-rules/uba-dx-contest-rules
   
Winter Field Day: 1700Z, Jan 30 to 1700Z, Jan 31
 Mode:Any
 Bands:All, except WARC
 Classes:Operators(1/2/Multi) Site (Indoor/Outdoor/Home)
 Exchange:Category + ARRL Section (or DX)
 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, 2016
 E-mail logs to:wfda[at]winterfieldday[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.winterfieldday.com/rules.html
   
ARRL January VHF Contest: 1900Z, Jan 30 to 0359Z, Feb 1
 Mode:Any
 Bands:50 MHz and up
 Classes:Single Op (Low/High)
Single Op Portable
Single Op 3 Band
Single Op FM
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 March 2, 2016
 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
   
Classic Exchange, CW: 1400Z, Jan 31 to 0800Z, Feb 1 and 1400Z, Feb 2 to 0800Z, Feb 3
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Name + RST + (state/province/country) + rcvr/xmtr manuf/model
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per rcr/xmtr manuf/model
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:(see rules)
 Score Calculation:Total score = sum(total mode QSO points x total mode mults) + Bonus Points
 Submit logs by:April 30, 2016
 E-mail logs to:wq8u[at]arrl[dot]net
 Mail logs to:WQ8U
104 W. Queen St.
Hillsborough, NC 27278
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.classicexchange.org/jan16/jan16ann.html
   
Iranian Ham Radio Contest: 0000Z, Feb 1 to 2359Z, Feb 11
 Mode:Any
 Bands:40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op
 Exchange:RS(T)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:May 11, 2016
 E-mail logs to:epcontest[dot]2016[at]gmail[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://hamcontest.ir/contest/
   
RSGB 80m Club Championship, SSB: 2000Z-2130Z, Feb 1
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:RS + Serial No.
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:(see rules)
 Submit logs by:2359Z February 8, 2016
 Upload log at:http://www.vhfcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2016/r80mcc.shtml
   
ARS Spartan Sprint: 0200Z-0400Z, Feb 2
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Skinny
Tubby
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + Power
 Work stations:Once per band
 Submit logs by:February 4, 2016
 E-mail logs to:spartansprint[at]yahoo[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://arsqrp.blogspot.com/2009/02/so-whats-spartan-sprint-and-how-do-i.html
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Feb 3
 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 February 4, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Feb 3
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:NA: Name + (state/province/country)
non-NA: Name
 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 KH6/KL7) once per band
Each VE province/territory 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:0300Z February 5, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.perluma.com/Phone_Fray_Contest_Rules.pdf
   
CWops Mini-CWT Test: 1300Z-1400Z, Feb 3 and 1900Z-2000Z, Feb 3 and 0300Z-0400Z, Feb 4
 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 February 6, 2016
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
UKEICC 80m Contest: 2000Z-2100Z, Feb 3
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:Single Op Connected (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Unconnected (High/Low/QRP)
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:4-Character grid square
 QSO Points:1 point per 500 km
multiply QSO points by 2 if low power station
multiply QSO points by 4 if QRP station
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:2200Z February 3, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://logs.ukeicc.com/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.ukeicc.com/which-contest/contest-rules/ukeicc-80m-contests-rules
   
NRAU 10m Activity Contest: 1800Z-1900Z, Feb 4 (CW) and 1900Z-2000Z, Feb 4 (SSB) and 2000Z-2100Z, Feb 4 (FM) and 2100Z-2200Z, Feb 4 (Dig)
 Mode:CW, SSB, FM, Digital
 Bands:10m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:RS(T) + 6-character grid square
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:February 18, 2016
 Upload log at:http://ua9qcq.com/en/submit_log.php?lang=en
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.nrau.net/activity-contests/below-30mhz.html
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Feb 5
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:February 7, 2016
 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, Feb 5
 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 February 6, 2016
 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, Feb 5
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 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:February 7, 2016
 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
   
YLRL YL-OM Contest: 1400Z, Feb 5 to 0200Z, Feb 7
 Mode:CW/Digital, SSB
 Bands:All
 Classes:(none)
 Max operating hours:24 hours
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:QSO No. + RS(T) + (section/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each section, province, country once per mode
Power factor: x3 for QRP, x1.5 for LP
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x power factor
 Submit logs by:March 6, 2016
 E-mail logs to:w1jx[at]arrl[dot]net
 Mail logs to:Roberta Donohue, W1JX
103 Surry Rd
Ellsworth, ME 04605
USA
 Find rules at:http://ylrl.org/index.php/contests-and-dx-awards