The 2010 CQ World-Wide VHF Contest
Starts: 1800 UTC Saturday, July 17, 2010
Bands: 50 MHz [6 Meters]; 144 MHz [2 Meters]
Categories: Single-Op All Band
Single-Op Single Band 6 Meters
Single-Op Single Band 2 Meters
Single-Op QRP All Band [<10 watts]
Hilltopper [SOAB QRP Portable limited to 6 continuous hours operating]
Rover [1 or 2 ops mobile/portable operating from 2 or more Grid Locators]
QSO Exchange: Maidenhead Grid Locator to 4 digits [e.g. FN41]
Multipliers: Total number of different Grid Locators worked per band.
Scoring: Work stations once per band regardless of mode. Count 1 point per QSO on 50 MHz and 2 points per QSO on 144 MHz. Total QSO points X Multiplier = Final Score.
Rovers only: Final score = Sum of QSO points from each Grid Locator visited X sum of different Grid Locators worked from each GL visited.
Awards: Certificates are awarded to high scoring
stations in each
Club Competition: Credit your club for aggregate club score. See http://www.cqww.com/clubnames.htm for list of registered clubs. Follow directions for registering your club if not already listed.
Log Submissions: Cabrillo
formatted logs via e-mail attachment to: <
Complete Rules: Complete rules in the June issue of CQ and http://www.cqww-vhf.com.