March 19 - 26, 2017March 27 - April 3, 2017April 4 - 11, 2017

BARTG HF RTTY Contest
Russian DX Contest
Louisiana QSO Party
Virginia QSO Party
UBA Spring Contest, SSB
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest
Bucharest Contest
CLARA Chatter Party
SKCC Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
RSGB 80m Club Championship, SSB
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC RTTY Sprint
NCCC Sprint
CQ WW WPX Contest, SSB
FOC QSO Party
UBA Spring Contest, 6m

BARTG HF RTTY Contest: 0200Z, Mar 18 to 0200Z, Mar 20
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op Expert All Band
Single Op All Band (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op All Band 6 Hours
Single Op Single Band
Multi-Single
Multi-Multi
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 30 hours with at least 3 hour rest period
Single Op 6 Hours: 6 hours
Multi-Op: 48 hours
 Max power:HP: >100 Watts
LP: 100 Watts
QRP: 5 Watts
 Exchange:RST + Serial No. + 4-digit time (UTC)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:DXCC countries once per band
JA, W, VE and VK areas once per band
Continents once regardless of band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total country/area mults x continents
 Submit logs by:0200Z March 27, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://bartg.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.bartg.org.uk/
   
Russian DX Contest: 1200Z, Mar 18 to 1200Z, Mar 19
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band Mixed (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op All Band CW (Low/High)
Single Op All Band SSB (Low/High)
Single Op Single Band Mixed
Multi-Single
Multi-Two
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:Ru: RS(T) + 2-character oblast
non-Ru: RS(T) + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:Ru Stations: 2 points per QSO with same country same continent
Ru Stations: 5 points per QSO with same country different continent
Ru Stations: 3 points per QSO with different country same continent
Ru Stations: 5 points per QSO with different continent
non-Ru Stations: 10 points per QSO with Ru station
non-Ru Stations: 2 points per QSO with same country
non-Ru Stations: 3 points per QSO with different country same continent
non-Ru Stations: 5 points per QSO with different continent
5 points per QSO with /MM
 Multipliers:Each oblast once per band
Each country once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:1200Z April 2, 2017
 E-mail logs to:logs[at]rdxc[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://www.rdxc.org/asp/pages/wwwlog.asp
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rdxc.org/asp/pages/rulesg.asp
   
Louisiana QSO Party: 1400Z, Mar 18 to 0200Z, Mar 19
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW/Digital, Phone
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:CW/Digital (QRP/Low/High)
Phone (QRP/Low/High)
Mixed Mode (QRP/Low/High)
Rover (CW-Digital/Phone/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:LA: RS(T) + Parish
non-LA: RS(T) + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:2 points per phone QSO
4 points per CW/Digital QSO
LA Rovers: add 50 points to score for each parish activated
Bonus: add 100 points to score for working N5LCC at least once
 Multipliers:LA stations: Each LA parish, state, province, country once per band per mode
Non-LA stations: Each LA parish once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:April 18, 2017
 E-mail logs to:logs[at]laqp[dot]org
 Mail logs to:LAQP
Robert Baker
136 Northwood Drive
West Monroe, LA 71291
USA
 Find rules at:http://laqp.louisianacontestclub.org/laqso_rules.htm
   
Virginia QSO Party: 1400Z, Mar 18 to 0200Z, Mar 19 and 1200Z-2400Z, Mar 19
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone, Digital
 Bands:All, except WARC
 Classes:Single Op (Fixed/Mobile/Expedition)(High/Low/QRP)(Multi-Band/Single-Band)(CW/Phone/Digital/Mixed)
Multi-Single (Fixed/Mobile/Expedition)(High/Low/QRP)(Multi-Band/Single-Band)(CW/Phone/Digital/Mixed)
Multi-Multi (Fixed/Mobile/Expedition)(High/Low/QRP)(Multi-Band/Single-Band)(CW/Phone/Digital/Mixed)
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:VA: Serial No. + county
non-VA: Serial No. + (state/province/"DX")
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:(see rules)
 Submit logs by:April 15, 2017
 E-mail logs to:vqp[at]verizon[dot]net
 Mail logs to:VA QSO Party
Call Box 599
Sterling, VA 20167
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.qsl.net/sterling/VA_QSO_Party/2017_VQP/2017_VQP_Rules.html
   
UBA Spring Contest, SSB: 0700Z-1100Z, Mar 19
 Geographic Focus:Belgium
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:Single
SWL
 Max power:non-QRP: >10 watts
QRP: 10 watts
 Exchange:ON: RS + Serial No. + UBA Section
non-ON: RS + Serial No.
 QSO Points:3 points per QSO with Belgian station
 Multipliers:Each UBA Section
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:April 2, 2017
 E-mail logs to:ubaspring[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/hf/contest-rules/spring-contest
   
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest: 0100Z-0300Z, Mar 20
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Band
All Band
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + (Member No./power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
3 points per QSO with member on same continent
5 points per QSO with member on different continent
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
Multiply mults by 2 if >50 members worked
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:March 26, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://qrpcontest.com/pigrun/autolog.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://qrpcontest.com/pigrun/
   
Bucharest Contest: 1800Z-2059Z, Mar 20
 Geographic Focus:Romania
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB, Digital
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op (CW/SSB/Dig/Mixed)(QRP/Low)(2-Band/Single Band)
Multi-Op Low Power (CW/SSB/Dig/Mixed)(2-Band/Single Band)
SWL
 Max power:LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:YO: RS(T) + QSO No. + Sector/County
non-YO: RS(T) + QSO No. + Country Code
 Work stations:Once per mode
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO: YO3-YO3 or YO-YO or YO-Foreign
4 points per QSO: YO3-YO or YO-YO3 or YO3-Foreign
 Multipliers:Each YO county
Each YO3 sector
Each country code
 Score Calculation:Total score = total score of each segment(total QSO points x total mults)
 Submit logs by:2359Z March 31, 2017
 E-mail logs to:fenyo3jw[at]yahoo[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://yo3test201x.blogspot.ro/p/blog-page.html
   
CLARA Chatter Party: 1700Z, Mar 21 to 1700Z, Mar 22 and 1700Z, Mar 25 to 1700Z, Mar 26
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 2m
 Classes:Single Op (Low/High)
 Max operating hours:24
 Max power:HP: >200W
LP: 200W
 Exchange:RS(T) + Name + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:10 points per QSO with CLARA member
5 points per QSO with CLARA family member
5 points per QSO with non-member YL
1 point per QSO with OM
 Multipliers:Each VE province/territory once per band per mode
Each US state (must be YL QSO) once per band per mode
Each DXCC country (must be YL QSO) once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:April 16, 2017
 E-mail logs to:ve9glf[at]nbnet[dot]nb[dot]ca
 Mail logs to:Linda Friars, VE9GLF
35 Upper Quaco Road
Baxter Corner, NB E2S 2S2
Canada
 Find rules at:http://www.clarayl.ca/index.php/claracontestrules
   
SKCC Sprint: 0000Z-0200Z, Mar 22
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 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 March 24, 2017
 E-mail log summary to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekday_sprint/submit-display.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekday_sprint/
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0100Z-0230Z, Mar 22
 Geographic Focus:United States
 Participation:Worldwide
 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:0230Z March 23, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Mar 22
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 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 March 24, 2017
 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, Mar 22 and 1900Z-2000Z, Mar 22 and 0300Z-0400Z, Mar 23
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 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 March 25, 2017
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
RSGB 80m Club Championship, SSB: 2000Z-2130Z, Mar 23
 Geographic Focus:United Kingdom
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:United Kingdom
 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 March 24, 2017
 Upload log at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2017/r80mcc.shtml
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0100Z-0230Z, Mar 24
 Geographic Focus:United States
 Participation:Worldwide
 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:0230Z March 25, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Mar 24
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 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:March 26, 2017
 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
   
NCCC Sprint: 0230Z-0300Z, Mar 24
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:(see rules)
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Serial No. + Name + QTH
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:March 26, 2017
 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 WW WPX Contest, SSB: 0000Z, Mar 25 to 2359Z, Mar 26
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (QRP/Low/High)(Tribander/Rookie)
Single Op Single Band (QRP/Low/High)(Tribander/Rookie)
Single Op Assisted All Band (QRP/Low/High)(Tribander/Rookie)
Single Op Assisted Single Band (QRP/Low/High)(Tribander/Rookie)
Multi-Single (Low/High)
Multi-Two
Multi-Multi
 Max operating hours:Single Op: 36 hours with offtimes of at least 60 minutes
Multi-Op: 48 hours
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RS + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:6 points per 160/80/40m QSO with different continent 3 points per 20/15/10m QSO with different continent
2 points per 160/80/40m QSO with same continent different country
1 point per 20/15/10m QSO with same continent different country
4 points per 160/80/40m QSO between stations in NA, different country
2 points per 20/15/10m QSO between stations in NA, different country
1 point per QSO with same country
 Multipliers:Prefixes once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2359Z March 31, 2017
 E-mail logs to:ssb[at]cqwpx[dot]com
 Upload log at:http://www.cqwpx.com/logcheck/
 Mail logs to:SSB WPX Contest
P.O. Box 481
New Carlisle, OH 45344
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.cqwpx.com/rules.htm
   
FOC QSO Party: 0000Z-2359Z, Mar 25
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, VHF
 Classes:Single Op
 Exchange:FOC-Member: RST + Name + Member No.
non-Members: RST + Name
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:FOC-Member: Score = Total QSOs/Total Member QSOs
non-Member: Score = Total Member QSOs
 Submit logs by:April 8, 2017
 E-mail log summary to:kz5d[at]aol[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://g4foc.org/qsoparty/
   
UBA Spring Contest, 6m: 0600Z-1000Z, Mar 26
 Geographic Focus:Belgium
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone
 Bands:6m Only
 Classes:Single
SWL
 Max power:non-QRP: >5 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:ON: RS(T) + Serial No. + UBA Section
non-ON: RS(T) + Serial No.
 QSO Points:3 points per QSO with Belgian station
 Multipliers:Each UBA Section
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:April 9, 2017
 E-mail logs to:ubaspring[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/hf/contest-rules/spring-contest