December 2 - 9, 2017December 10 - 17, 2017December 18 - 25, 2017

ARRL 10-Meter Contest
SKCC Weekend Sprintathon
International Naval Contest
AWA Bruce Kelley 1929 QSO Party
QRP ARCI Holiday Spirits Homebrew Sprint
CQC Great Colorado Snowshoe Run
4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint
NAQCC CW Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
NCCC RTTY Sprint
QRP Fox Hunt
NCCC Sprint
UN DIGI Contest
Russian 160-Meter Contest
AGB-Party Contest
Feld Hell Sprint
OK DX RTTY Contest
Padang DX Contest
Croatian CW Contest
ARRL Rookie Roundup, CW

ARRL 10-Meter Contest: 0000Z, Dec 9 to 2400Z, Dec 10
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone
 Bands:10m Only
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Low/High)(CW/Phone/Mixed)
Single Op Unlimited (QRP/Low/High)(CW/Phone/Mixed)
Multi-Single (Low/High)
 Max operating hours:36 hours
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:W/VE: RST + State/Province
XE: RST + State
DX: RST + Serial No.
MM: RST + ITU Region
 QSO Points:2 points per Phone QSO
4 points per CW QSO
 Multipliers:Each US State + DC once per mode
Each VE Province/Territory once per mode
Each XE State once per mode
Each DXCC Country once per mode
Each ITU Region (MM only) once per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:December 15, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://contest-log-submission.arrl.org
 Mail logs to:10 Meter Contest
ARRL
225 Main St.
Newington, CT 06111
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.arrl.org/10-meter
   
SKCC Weekend Sprintathon: 1200Z, Dec 9 to 2400Z, Dec 10
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 Classes:(none)
 Max operating hours:24
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + Name + (SKCC No./"NONE")
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
Bonus Points: (see rules)
 Multipliers:Each state, province, or country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:December 17, 2017
 Post log summary at:http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekend_sprintathon/submit-display.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekend_sprintathon/
   
International Naval Contest: 1600Z, Dec 9 to 1559Z, Dec 10
 Geographic Focus:Europe
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Naval Single Op All Band (CW/SSB/Mixed)
Naval Club Station
non-Naval
SWL
 Max operating hours:24 hours
 Exchange:Naval Club Member: RS(T) + Club + Member No.
non-Naval Club Member: RS(T) + Serial No.
 QSO Points:Naval Club Members: 10 points
non-Naval Club Members: 1 point
 Multipliers:Naval Club Members, once regardless of band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:December 31, 2017
 E-mail logs to: mick_g3lik[at]ntlworld[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Mick Puttick - G3LIK
21 Sanyfield Crescent
Cowplain, Waterlooville
Hants, PO8 8SQ
United Kingdom
 Find rules at:http://www.marinefunker.de/eng/show.php3?pos=16
   
AWA Bruce Kelley 1929 QSO Party: 2300Z, Dec 9 to 2300Z, Dec 10 and 2300Z, Dec 16 to 2300Z, Dec 17
 Geographic Focus:United States
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40m
 Classes:(none)
 Max power:25 watts input
 Exchange:RST + Name + QTH + Eqpt Year + Transmitter Type (see rules for format) + Input Power(W)
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:January 15, 2018
 E-mail logs to:dgparker2[at]wisc[dot]edu
 Mail logs to:Dave Parker
PO Box 6
Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.antiquewireless.org/bruce-kelley-memorial-cw-qso-party.html
   
QRP ARCI Holiday Spirits Homebrew Sprint: 2000Z-2359Z, Dec 10
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:All Bands
Single Band
High Bands
Low Bands
Multi-Op
DX
 Max operating hours:4 hours
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country) + (ARCI number/power)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:ARCI Member: 5 points
Non-Member Different Continent: 4 points
Non-Member Same Continent: 2 points
Bonus points per band: 2000 for HB xmtr, 3000 for HB rcvr, 5000 for HB transcvr
Bonus points: 5000 for battery power portable with temporary antenna (not once per band)
 Multipliers:States, once per band
VE Provinces, once per band
Countries, once per band
Power Mult: x1 >5W, x7 1-5W, x10 250mW-1W, 15x 55-250mW, 20x <55mW
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x (state mults + province mults + country mults) x power mult) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:December 24, 2017
 E-mail logs to:contest[at]qrparci[dot]org
 Upload log at:http://www.qrpcontest.com
 Mail logs to:ARCI Holiday Spirits Homebrew Sprint
c/o Jeff Hetherington VA3JFF
139 Elizabeth St. W.
Welland
Ontario
Canada, L3C 4M3
 Find rules at:http://www.qrparci.org/
   
CQC Great Colorado Snowshoe Run: 2100Z-2259Z, Dec 10
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:20m Only
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country)
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
5 points per QSO with W0CQC or N0CQC
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:January 9, 2018
 E-mail logs to:vkumagai[at]q[dot]com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.coloradoqrpclub.org/contests/snow.htm
   
4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint: 0100Z-0300Z, Dec 11
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op
 Exchange:Member: RS(T) + (State/Province/Country) + Member No.
Non-member: RS(T) + (State/Province/Country) + Power
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-member
2 points per QSO with member
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:December 31, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://qrpcontest.com/4sqrp
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.4sqrp.com/SSS/sss_rules.pdf
   
NAQCC CW Sprint: 0130Z-0330Z, Dec 13
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 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 December 17, 2017
 E-mail logs to:naqcc33[at]windstream[dot]net
jcoreyc[at]gmail[dot]com
 Upload log at:http://naqcc.info/sprint_submit_log.html
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://naqcc.info/sprint/sprint201712.html
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Dec 13
 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:0330Z December 14, 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, Dec 13
 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 December 15, 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, Dec 13 and 1900Z-2000Z, Dec 13 and 0300Z-0400Z, Dec 14
 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 December 16, 2017
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Dec 15
 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:December 17, 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
   
QRP Fox Hunt: 0200Z-0330Z, Dec 15
 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:0330Z December 16, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(see rules)
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrpfoxhunt.org/winter_rules.htm
   
NCCC Sprint: 0230Z-0300Z, Dec 15
 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:December 17, 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
   
UN DIGI Contest: 1400Z-1559Z, Dec 15 and 1600Z-1759Z, Dec 15
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY, BPSK63
 Bands:160, 80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op
Multi-Op
SWL
 Exchange:RST + QSO No.
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per period
 QSO Points:2 points per QSO
 Multipliers:Each call prefix once per band per mode per period
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:December 30, 2017
 E-mail logs to:un-digi-c[at]mail[dot]ru
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://kfrr.kz/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/UN-DIGI-Contest-2017-ENG-1.pdf
   
Russian 160-Meter Contest: 2000Z-2400Z, Dec 15
 Mode:CW, SSB
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:Single Op
Multi-Op
 Exchange:Rus: RS(T) + Oblast code
non-Rus: RS(T) + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per mode
 QSO Points:(see rules)
 Multipliers:Each DXCC entity once
Each Oblast once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:December 30, 2017
 E-mail logs to:contest[at]radio[dot]ru
 Upload log at:http://ua9qcq.com/contests/robot.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrz.ru/contest/detail/90.html
   
AGB-Party Contest: 2100Z-2400Z, Dec 15
 Mode:CW, SSB, Digital
 Bands:80, 40m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (CW/SSB/Mixed)
Single Op Single Band
Single Op Digital
Single Op QRP
Multi-Op
SWL
 Exchange:AGB Member: RST + QSO No. + Member No.
non-Member: RST + QSO No.
 Work stations:Once per mode per 15-minute period (see rules)
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with same continent
3 points per QSO with different continent
5 points per QSO with AGB member
 Multipliers:Each AGB member once
Each DXCC/WAE country once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:January 12, 2018
 E-mail logs to:eu1eu[at]mail[dot]ru
 Mail logs to:Igor "Harry" Getmann, EU1EU
P.O.Box 143
Minsk 220005
BELARUS
 Find rules at:http://www.ev5agb.com/contest/agb_party.htm
   
Feld Hell Sprint: 0000Z-2359Z, Dec 16
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:Feld Hell
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 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:December 20, 2017
 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/Happy-Birthday-Rudolph-Sprint
   
OK DX RTTY Contest: 0000Z-2400Z, Dec 16
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (Low/High)
Single Op Single Band
Multi-Op
SWL
 Max operating hours:24 hours
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
 Exchange:RST + CQ Zone
 QSO Points:10-20m: 1 point same continent, 2 points different continent
40-80m: 3 points same continent, 6 points different continent
 Multipliers:DXCC Countries, once per band
OK stations, once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x (DXCC mults + OK mults)
 Submit logs by:December 23, 2017
 Upload log at:http://okrtty.crk.cz/index.php?page=send-log
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://okrtty.crk.cz/index.php?page=english
   
Padang DX Contest: 1200Z-2359Z, Dec 16
 Geographic Focus:Indonesia
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op (Low/High)
Multi-Op
 Max power:HP: >150 watts

 Exchange:
 Submit logs by:December 23, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://padang.qrzyb.com/log-submission/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://padang.qrzyb.com/2015/11/02/padang-dx-contest-dx-station-rules/
   
Croatian CW Contest: 1400Z, Dec 16 to 1400Z, Dec 17
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op All Band (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Single Band (Low/High)
Multi-Single
 Max operating hours:24 hours
 Max power:HP: 100 or more watts
LP: <100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 QSO Points:Own continent: 2 points 40-160m, 1 point 10-20m
Other continents: 6 points 40-160m, 3 points 10-20m
9A stations: 10 points 40-160m, 6 points 10-20m
 Multipliers:DXCC/WAE Countries, once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:December 25, 2017
 Upload log at:http://www.hamradio.hr/hfrobot
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://9acw.org/index.php/rules/english/116-rules-2016
   
ARRL Rookie Roundup, CW: 1800Z-2359Z, Dec 17
 Geographic Focus:North America
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m
 Classes:Single Op Rookie
Multi-Op Rookie
Non-Rookies
 Max power:100 watts
 Exchange:NA: Name + 2-digit year first licensed + (state/province/XE area/DX)
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO with non-rookie
2 points per QSO with rookie
 Multipliers:Each US state and DC once
Each VE province once
Each XE call area once
One DX once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:2359Z December 20, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Post log summary at:http://www.b4h.net/arrlrr/rr_scoresubmission.php
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.arrl.org/rookie-roundup