October 11 - 18, 2017October 19 - 26, 2017October 27 - November 3, 2017

NAQCC CW Sprint
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
NCCC RTTY Sprint
NCCC Sprint
Makrothen RTTY Contest
Oceania DX Contest, CW
Scandinavian Activity Contest, SSB
QRP ARCI Fall QSO Party
Pennsylvania QSO Party
Arizona QSO Party
FISTS Fall Unlimited Sprint
PODXS 070 Club 160m Great Pumpkin Sprint
Asia-Pacific Fall Sprint, CW
UBA ON Contest, 2m
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest
ARRL School Club Roundup
Telephone Pioneers QSO Party
Phone Fray
CWops Mini-CWT Test
RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data

NAQCC CW Sprint: 0030Z-0230Z, Oct 11
 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 October 15, 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/sprint201710.html
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 11
 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 October 13, 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, Oct 11 and 1900Z-2000Z, Oct 11 and 0300Z-0400Z, Oct 12
 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 October 14, 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, Oct 13
 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:October 15, 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, Oct 13
 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:October 15, 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
   
Makrothen RTTY Contest: 0000Z-0759Z, Oct 14 and 1600Z-2359Z, Oct 14 and 0800Z-1559Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op Single Xcvr (Low/High)
Single Op Multi-Xcvr (Low/High)
Multi-Op Single Xcvr (Low/High)
Multi-Op Multi-Xcvr (Low/High)
 Max power:HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
 Exchange:4-character grid square
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per km distance between stations for each QSO
Multiply QSO points by 1.5 for 40m QSOs or 2.0 for 80m QSOs
100 points per QSO between stations in same grid square (no other points or multiplier)
 Multipliers:(none)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points
 Submit logs by:October 22, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:https://www.pl259.org/makrothen/log-submission/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.pl259.org/makrothen/makrothen-rules/
   
Oceania DX Contest, CW: 0800Z, Oct 14 to 0800Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:Oceania
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 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:RST + 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
0 points per QSO between two non-OC stations
 Multipliers:Each prefix once per band
Non-OC prefixes do not count as mults for non-OC stations
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 31, 2017
 E-mail logs to:cw[at]oceaniadxcontest[dot]com
 Web-to-Cabrillo form:http://www.b4h.net/cabforms/oceaniadxcw_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/ocdxc-2017-rules-1-.pdf
   
Scandinavian Activity Contest, SSB: 1200Z, Oct 14 to 1200Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:Scandinavia
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:SSB
 Bands:80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:Single Op Single Xmtr (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Single Xmtr Assisted (QRP/Low/High)
Single Op Single Band
Single Op Low Band
Multi-Single
Multi-Multi
 Max power:HP: >100 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:Scandinavian: 2 points per QSO with EU
Scandinavian: 3 points per QSO with non-EU
EU: 1 point per QSO with Scandinavian station
non-EU: 1 point per QSO with Scandinavian station on 20, 15, 10m
non-EU: 3 points per QSO with Scandinavian station on 80, 40m
 Multipliers:Scandinavian: Each DXCC country once per band
non-Scandinavian: Each Scandinavian call area once per band
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 20, 2017
 Upload log at:http://www.sactest.net/robot/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.sactest.net/blog/rules/
   
QRP ARCI Fall QSO Party: 1200Z, Oct 14 to 2359Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
 Classes:All Band
Single Band
High Bands
Low Bands
 Max operating hours:24
 Exchange:ARCI: RST + (state/province/country) + ARCI No.
non-ARCI: RST + (state/province/country) + power out
 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: >5W=x1, 1-5W=x7, 250mW-1W=x10, 55-250mW=15x, <55mW=20x
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x (state mults + province mults + country mults) x power mult
 Submit logs by:October 29, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://www.qrpcontest.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.qrparci.org/
   
Pennsylvania QSO Party: 1600Z, Oct 14 to 0500Z, Oct 15 and 1300Z-2200Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone, PSK, RTTY
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:Single Op (QRP/Medium/High)
Single Op CW (150W)
Multi-Single
Multi-Multi
Single Op Portable
Multi-Op Portable
Mobile Single Op
Mobile Multi-Op
Rover Single Op
Rover Multi-Op
Remote Station
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
MP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:PA: Serial No. + County
non-PA: Serial No. + ARRL/RAC Section
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:2 points per CW QSO
1 point per SSB/FM QSO
2 points per PSK/RTTY QSO
PA Mobile Bonus: 500 points for each county operated from with minimum of 10 QSOs
PA Rover Bonus: 500 points for each location operated from with minimum of 10 QSOs
Bonus: 200 points for each QSO with W3FRC,W3F,W3R,W3C
 Multipliers:PA Stations: Each ARRL section, RAC section, PA county once
PA Stations: One DX country
non-PA Stations: Each PA county once
QRP Bonus: multiply score by 2 for QRP operation
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults x bonus mult) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:November 15, 2017
 E-mail logs to:paqsolog[at]nittany-arc[dot]net
 Web-to-Cabrillo form:http://www.b4h.net/cabforms/paqp_cab3.php
 Mail logs to:PA QSO Party 2016
c/o NARC
P.O. Box 614
State College, PA 16804-0614
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.nittany-arc.net/pqppdf/paqso17rules.pdf
   
Arizona QSO Party: 1600Z, Oct 14 to 0600Z, Oct 15 and 1400Z-2359Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada state/province QSO party
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone, Digital
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m
 Classes:Single Op Single Transmitter (QRP/Low/High)
Multi-Single (QRP/Low/High)
Multi/Multi (QRP/Low/High)
Mobile (QRP/Low/High)
County Expedition (QRP/Low/High)
 Max power:HP: >150 watts
LP: 150 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:AZ: Serial No. + state + county
non-AZ: Serial No. + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per band per mode per county
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW/digital QSO
Bonus: 100 points for at least one QSO with WM7RC
 Multipliers:AZ: Each US state, province and country once per mode
non-AZ: Each AZ county once per band per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = (total QSO points x total mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:October 31, 2017
 E-mail logs to:logs[at]azqsoparty[dot]org
 Mail logs to:Catalina Radio Club
PO Box 17811
Tucson, AZ 85731
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.azqsoparty.org/
   
FISTS Fall Unlimited Sprint: 1700Z-2100Z, Oct 14
 Geographic Focus:United States/Canada
 Participation:Worldwide
 Awards:United States/Canada
 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:November 13, 2017
 E-mail logs to:n2ed[at]fistsna[dot]org
 Mail logs to:FISTS Sprint Log
c/o Ed Wlodarski N2ED
3 Shore Rd.
Andover, NJ 07821-2240
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.fistsna.org/operating.html#sprints
   
PODXS 070 Club 160m Great Pumpkin Sprint: 2000Z, Oct 14 to 2000Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:PSK31
 Bands:160m Only
 Classes:QRP
Low Power
Medium Power
 Max operating hours:6
 Max power:Medium Power: 100 watts
Low Power: 50 watts
QRP: 5 watts
 Exchange:RST + (state/province/country)
 QSO Points:1 point/QSO
 Multipliers:Each state, province and DXCC country once only
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 22, 2017
 E-mail logs to:(none)
 Upload log at:http://hamclubs.info/scorer/
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.podxs070.com/o7o-club-sponsored-contests/160m-great-pumpkin-sprint
   
Asia-Pacific Fall Sprint, CW: 0000Z-0200Z, Oct 15
 Geographic Focus:Asia/Pacific
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW
 Bands:20, 15m
 Classes:Single Op
 Max power:AP: 150W
non-AP: legal limit
 Exchange:RST + Serial No.
 Work stations:Once per band
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
 Multipliers:Each prefix once
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:October 22, 2017
 E-mail logs to:apsprint[at]jsfc[dot]org
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://jsfc.org/apsprint/aprule.txt
   
UBA ON Contest, 2m: 0700Z-1000Z, Oct 15
 Mode:CW, Phone
 Bands:2m Only
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:ON: RS(T) + Serial No. + ON 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:November 5, 2017
 E-mail logs to:ubaon[at]uba[dot]be
 Mail logs to:Leon Welters, ON5WL
Borgstraat 80
B-2580 Beerzel
Belgium
 Find rules at:http://www.uba.be/en/hf/contest-rules/on-contest
   
Run for the Bacon QRP Contest: 0100Z-0300Z, Oct 16
 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:October 22, 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/
   
ARRL School Club Roundup: 1300Z, Oct 16 to 2359Z, Oct 20
 Geographic Focus:Worldwide
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:CW, Phone, RTTY/Digital
 Bands:All, except 60, 30, 17, 12m
 Classes:Single Op (I)
Club/Multi-Op (C)
School Club/Group (S)
 Max operating hours:24 hours total
6 hours out of any 24-hour period with off times of at least 30 minutes
 Exchange:RS(T) + Class (I/C/S) + (state/province/country)
 Work stations:Once per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per phone QSO
2 points per CW/RTTY/digital QSO
 Multipliers:States + VE provinces + DXCC countries + (2x class C QSOs) + (5x class S QSOs)
 Score Calculation:Total score = total QSO points x total mults
 Submit logs by:November 4, 2017
 Post log summary at:http://www.b4h.net/arrlscr/
 Mail logs to:School Club Roundup
c/o LIMARC
PO Box 392
Levittown, NY 11756
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.arrl.org/school-club-roundup
   
Telephone Pioneers QSO Party: 1900Z, Oct 16 to 0300Z, Oct 17
 Mode:CW/Digital, Phone
 Bands:160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, VHF/UHF
 Classes:(none)
 Exchange:Members: RS(T) + chapter no. + name
non-Members: RS(T) + name
 Work stations:Once per band per mode
 QSO Points:1 point per QSO
Bonus Points: (see rules)
 Multipliers:Chapter numbers once per mode
 Score Calculation:Total score = (CW/Dig QSO points x CW/Dig mults) + (Ph QSO points x Ph mults) + bonus points
 Submit logs by:December 10, 2017
 E-mail logs to:n6tpjim[at]gmail[dot]com
 Mail logs to:Jim Muiter
4233 Wooster Ave.
San Mateo, CA, 94403
USA
 Find rules at:http://www.tpqso.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Announ2017v1.1.pdf
   
Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 18
 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 October 20, 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, Oct 18 and 1900Z-2000Z, Oct 18 and 0300Z-0400Z, Oct 19
 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 October 21, 2017
 Post log summary at:http://www.3830scores.com
 Mail logs to:(none)
 Find rules at:http://www.cwops.org/cwt.html
   
RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data: 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 18
 Geographic Focus:United Kingdom
 Participation:Worldwide
 Mode:RTTY, PSK
 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:2359Z October 20, 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/rautumn.shtml