September 19 - 26, 2016September 27 - October 4, 2016October 5 - 12, 2016

Classic Exchange, Phone
220 MHz Fall Sprint
SKCC Sprint
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
UKEICC 80m Contest
RSGB 80m Club Sprint, CW
NCCC RTTY Sprint
NCCC Sprint
YLRL DX/NA YL Anniversary Contest
15-Meter SSTV Dash Contest
TARA PSK Rumble Contest
GTC CW Cup
Oceania DX Contest, Phone
Russian WW Digital Contest
TRC DX Contest
WAB HF Phone
California QSO Party
International HELL-Contest
FISTS Fall Slow Speed Sprint
UBA ON Contest, SSB
RSGB International DX Contest
German Telegraphy Contest
ARS Spartan Sprint

Classic Exchange, Phone: 1300Z, Sep 25 to 0800Z, Sep 26 and 1300Z, Sep 27 to 0800Z, Sep 28
 Mode:AM, SSB, FM
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Name + RS + (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:December 31, 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/sep16/sep2016cxann.html
   
220 MHz Fall Sprint: 1900 local - 2300 local, Sep 27
 Mode:not specified
 Bands:222 MHz
 Classes:Single Op
Rover
 Exchange:4-character grid square
 QSO Points:1 points per QSO
 Multipliers:Each grid square
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 11, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://svhfs.org/2016_Fall_Sprint_Rules.pdf
   
SKCC Sprint: 0000Z-0200Z, Sep 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 September 30, 2016
 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/
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 28
 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 September 30, 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, Sep 28 and 1900Z-2000Z, Sep 28 and 0300Z-0400Z, Sep 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 October 1, 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, Sep 28
 Mode:CW
 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 September 28, 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
   
RSGB 80m Club Sprint, CW: 1900Z-2000Z, Sep 29
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:100W
10W
 Exchange:[other station's call] + [your call] + [serial no.] + [your name]
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:October 6, 2016
 Upload log at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2016/rsprint.shtml
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Sep 30
 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:October 2, 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
   
NCCC Sprint: 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 30
 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:October 2, 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 DX/NA YL Anniversary Contest: 1400Z, Sep 30 to 0200Z, Oct 2
 Mode:CW, SSB, Digital
 Bands:Any
 Classes:(none)
 Max operating hours:24
 Exchange:Serial No. + RS(T) + (ARRL Section/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:W/VE Stations: 1 point per W/VE QSO
W/VE Stations: 2 points per DX QSO
DX Stations: 1 point per QSO with same continent
DX Stations: 2 points per QSO with different continent
 Multipliers:Each section, province, country once
Power factor: x1.5 for 5-100W
Power factor: x3 for 5W or less
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults x power factor
 Submit logs by:October 31, 2016
 E-mail logs to:IamAF7BI[at]gmail[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Marilyn Melhorn AF7BI
29139 NE Hammond Ct
Battle Ground, WA 98604
USA
 Find rules at:http://ylrl.org/index.php/contests-and-dx-awards
   
15-Meter SSTV Dash Contest: 0000Z, Oct 1 to 2359Z, Oct 2
 Mode:SSTV
 Bands:15m Only
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 10 watts
 Exchange:WSSTVC-Member: RSV + "W" + 4-digit member no.
non-Members: RSV + Serial No.
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with same country
3 points per QSO with different country same continent
5 points per QSO with different continent
 Multipliers:Each country once
Each WSSTVC member once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 17, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://contests.wsstvc.org/submit-log/cabrillo/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://contests.wsstvc.org/rules/
   
TARA PSK Rumble Contest: 0000Z-2400Z, Oct 1
 Mode:PSK
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 Classes:Normal (100W)
Great (20W)
Super (5W)
SWL
 Exchange:W/VE/JA/VK: Name + Call Area
Other: Name + Country
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each country once per band
Each W/VE/JA/VK call area once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 29, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.n2ty.org/seasons/tara_rumble_score.html
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.n2ty.org/seasons/tara_rumble_rules.html
   
GTC CW Cup: 0600Z-1200Z, Oct 1 and 1200Z-1800Z, Oct 2
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op
Single Op QRP
 Max power:non-QRP: >5 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:GTC Members: RST + "GTC" + 3-digit member number
non-GTC: RST + "NM"
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:100 points per QSO with SZ1SV
10 points per QSO with GTC members
5 points per QSO with non-members
 Multipliers:Each GTC member once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 30, 2016
 E-mail logs to:sv5dkl[at]rho[dot]forthnet[dot]gr
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.raag.org/LH2Uploads/ItemsContent/1028/1028EN.pdf
   
Oceania DX Contest, Phone: 0800Z, Oct 1 to 0800Z, Oct 2
 Mode:Phone
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-One
Multi-Two
Multi-Multi
SWL
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
 Exchange:RS + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:20 points per 160m QSO
10 points per 80m QSO
5 points per 40m QSO
1 point per 20m QSO
2 points per 15m QSO
3 points per 10m QSO
 Multipliers:Each prefix once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 31, 2016
 E-mail logs to:ph[at]oceaniadxcontest[dot]com
 Web-to-Cabrillo form:http://www.b4h.net/cabforms/oceaniadxssb_cab.php
 Mail logs to:Oceania DX Contest
PO Box 21088
Little Lonsdale Street
Victoria 8011
Australia
 Find rules at:http://www.oceaniadxcontest.com/rules.pdf
   
Russian WW Digital Contest: 1200Z, Oct 1 to 1159Z, Oct 2
 Mode:BPSK63, RTTY
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Bands (QRP/High)
Single Op All Bands Junior
Single Op Low Bands
Single Op High Bands
Single Op RTTY
Single Op BPSK
Multi-One
Multi-One Junior
 Max power:HP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:UA: RST(Q) + 2-character oblast code
non-UA: RST(Q) + QSO No.
 Work stations:Once per band per mode (see rules)
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:Each DXCC country once per mode per band
Each oblast once per mode per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2359Z October 7, 2016
 E-mail logs to:rusww[at]rdrclub[dot]ru
 Upload log at:http://ua9qcq.com/en/submit_log.php?lang=en
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rdrclub.ru/rdrc-news/russian-ww-digital-contest/51-rus-ww-digi-rules
   
TRC DX Contest: 1200Z, Oct 1 to 1200Z, Oct 2
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (CW/SSB/Mixed)(Low/High)
Single Op All Band QRP
Single Op 3 Band (Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (Low/High)
Multi-Single
 Max power:HP: >100W
LP: 100W
QRP: 5W
 Exchange:TRC Members: RST + "TRC"
non-TRC Members: RST + ITU Zone No.
 Work stations:Once per mode per band
 QSO Points:10 points per QSO with TRC member
1 point per QSO with non-TRC member
1 point per QSO between TRC members
 Multipliers:Each ITU zone once per band
Each country once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 9, 2016
 E-mail logs to:trcdxc[at]trcdx[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://ua9qcq.com/en/submit_log.php?lang=en
 Mail logs to:Atanas Kolev
PO Box 49
6100 Kazanlak
Bulgaria
 Find rules at:http://www.trcdx.org/trcdxc/index.html
   
WAB HF Phone: 1200Z, Oct 1 to 1200Z, Oct 2
 Mode:Phone
 Bands:20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
Multi-Op (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
QRP
SWL (Fixed/Mobile/Portable)
 Max power:non-QRP: >10 watts
QRP: 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:October 23, 2016
 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#HFRules
   
California QSO Party: 1600Z, Oct 1 to 2200Z, Oct 2
 Mode:CW, Phone
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)(Fixed/County Expedition/Mobile/School/YL/Youth/New-Contester)
Single Op Assisted (QRP/Low/High)(Fixed/County Expedition/Mobile/School/YL/Youth/New-Contester)
Multi-Single (QRP/Low/High)(Fixed/County Expedition/Mobile/School/YL/Youth/New-Contester)
Multi-Multi (QRP/Low/High)(Fixed/County Expedition/Mobile/School/YL/Youth/New-Contester)
 Max operating hours:24 hours for single ops with 15 minute off times
30 hours for multi-ops
 Max power:HP: >200 watts
LP: 200 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:CA: Serial No. + County
non-CA: Serial No. + (state/VE area/DX)
 Work stations:Once per mode per band per county
 QSO Points:2 points per phone QSO
3 points per CW QSO
 Multipliers:CA Stations: States, VE areas once
non-CA Stations: CA counties once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 17, 2016
 E-mail logs to:(see rules, web upload preferred)
 Upload log at:http://robot.cqp.org/cqp/logsubmit-form.html
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cqp.org/Rules.html
   
International HELL-Contest: 1600Z-1800Z, Oct 1 (80m) and 0900Z-1100Z, Oct 2 (40m)
 Mode:Hell
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op
SWL
 Exchange:RST + QSO No.
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
1 point per QTC
 Multipliers:Each WAE/DXCC country once
Each JA/W/VE call area once
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points + total QTC points) x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 16, 2016
 E-mail logs to:do1npf[at]darc[dot]de
 Mail logs to:Peter Frank, DO1NPF
Postfach 11 19
90515 Altdorf
Germany
 Find rules at:http://www.darc.de/der-club/referate/ukw-funksport/hf-hell-wettbewerb/teilnahmebedingungen/
   
FISTS Fall Slow Speed Sprint: 1700Z-2100Z, Oct 1
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:QRP
QRO
Club
 Max power:QRO: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + FISTS No.
non-FISTS: RST + (state/province/country) + first name + power
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:5 points per QSO with FIST member
FIST members: 2 points per QSO with non-FIST member
 Multipliers:Each US state and VE province once
Each DXCC country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 31, 2016
 E-mail logs to:n2ed[at]fistsna[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://fistsna.org/operating.html#sprints
   
UBA ON Contest, SSB: 0600Z-1000Z, Oct 2
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:ON: RS + Serial No. + ON 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:October 23, 2016
 E-mail logs to:ubaon[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:Welters Leon, ON5WL
Borgstraat 80
B-2580 Beerzel
Belgium
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/en/hf/contest-rules/on-contest
   
RSGB International DX Contest: 0700Z-1900Z, Oct 2
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Open (Single Op/Multi-Op)(UK/Overseas)(CW/SSB/Mixed)
Restricted (Single Op/Multi-Op)(UK/Overseas)(CW/SSB/Mixed)
QRP (Single Op/Multi-Op)(UK/Overseas)(CW/SSB/Mixed)
SWL (UK/Overseas)
 Max power:Restricted: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RS(T) + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:UK Stations: Each DXCC country once per band per mode (JA, W, VE, VK, ZL and ZS call areas count as countries)
Overseas Stations: Each UK prefix once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 9, 2016
 Upload log at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/cgi-bin/hfenter.pl
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2016/IntDX.shtml
   
German Telegraphy Contest: 0700Z-1000Z, Oct 3
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:QRP
LP
HP
SWL
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:DL: RST + LDK
non-DL: RST
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
2 points per QSO with club station of sponsoring club (see rules)
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:October 17, 2016
 E-mail logs to:dtc[at]agcw[dot]de
 Upload log at:http://contest.agcw.de/dtc/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.agcw.org/index.php/en/contests-and-cw-activities/german-telegraphy-contest-dtc
   
ARS Spartan Sprint: 0100Z-0300Z, Oct 4
 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:October 6, 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