UQRQC Contest 2020

UQRQC Contest 2020 RULES
1. ORGANIZER: UQRQC.
2. DATE AND TIME: July 18, 2020 from 03:00 to 07:00 UTC.
3. CATEGORIES:
A – UQRQC members, all bands;
B – single operator, all bands;
C – multi-operators, all bands, single transmitter.
Duplicate QSOs may be made only on different bands. At any moment the station may emit only one signal.
4. BANDS: 3510-3560, 7010-7040, 14010-14060, 21010-21080, 28010-28080 kHz
5. MODE: CW.
6. CALL: CQ QRQ.
7. EXCHANGE: RST + serial number + name of the operator. Above that UQRQC members shall transmit after the slash their membership number.
8. POINTS:
– for any QSO with your own country from “R-150-S” award list – 2 points;
– for any QSO with another country from “R-150-S” award list on your own continent – 3 points;
– for any QSO with another continent – 4 points.
9. MULTIPLIER: The sum of points for a multiplier is defined as the number of QSOs with UQRQC members on all bands plus one point.
10. SCORING: Result is calculated as multiplication of sum of the points for the QSOs on all bands by the sum of the points for the multiplier.
Following QSOs will not be counted:
– with corrupted call signs and exchange numbers,
– with discrepancy in bands and in time of QSO of more than 2 minutes.
QSOs with the stations not submitted the logs will be counted if their callings will appear in 5 or more received logs.
11. AWARDS: Participants taking first places in their categories in overall standings will be awarded with prizes and pennants, taking second and third places – with pennants. Participants taking first, second and third places in their categories in overall standings, on their continents and in their countries will be awarded with electronic certificates. Special prizes will be awarded for highest number of QSOs conducted within one hour and for highest number of QSOs with UQRQC members.
12. LOGS: Logs in electronic form shall be sent via e-mail as attached file. File format is Cabrillo.
Call sign and category shall be indicated in the field “Theme” of the letter (Ex: RA3ABC B). Exchange numbers shall not have any space between the name and membership number.
Information about equipment and antennas, comments and suggestions in letter body are welcome.
The highest number of QSOs conducted within one hour is determined based on the first hour of the participant’s operation, unless otherwise specified in the participant’s log. Participants who want to specify a specific hour during which highest number of QSOs were conducted can do so in their log.
Logs shall be sent to: uqrqc(at)bk(dot)ru.
One may upload his log with checking the correctness of its execution at: http://ua9qcq.com   

Examples of filling QSO lines for the log in Cabrillo format:

00000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000011111111
00000000011111111112222222222333333333344444444445555555555666666666677777777778888888888999999999900000000
12345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567
——-transmitted—— ——-received———
**** ***** ** ********** **** ************* *** **** *************** ************* *** **** ***************
for UQRQC members:
QSO: 3529 CW 2013-04-13 0500 UA8AAA 599 001 IVAN/154 SP9XXX 599 001 JERZY
QSO: 14034 CW 2013-04-13 0505 UA8AAA 599 002 IVAN/154 UA5GGG 599 004 IGOR/222
for other participants:
QSO: 3529 CW 2013-04-13 0500 UA8AAA 599 001 IVAN SP9XXX 599 001 JERZY
QSO: 14034 CW 2013-04-13 0505 UA8AAA 599 002 IVAN UA5GGG 599 004 IGOR/222

Examples of header for Cabrillo format logs:

A – UQRQC members, all bands (Cabrillo 3.0 format):
START-OF-LOG: 3.0
CONTEST: UQRQC
CALLSIGN: UA8AAA
CATEGORY-OPERATOR: SINGLE-OP
CATEGORY-OVERLAY: MEMBER
NAME: Ivan Ivanov
ADDRESS: ul. Lenina 17-1
ADDRESS-CITY: Chelaybinsk
ADDRESS-POSTALCODE: 454111
ADDRESS-COUNTRY: Russia
EMAIL: ua8aaa@yandex.ru

A – UQRQC members, all bands (Cabrillo 2.0 format):
START-OF-LOG: 2.0
CONTEST: UQRQC
CALLSIGN: UA8AAA
CATEGORY: SINGLE-OP MEMBER
NAME: Ivan Ivanov
ADDRESS: ul. Lenina 17-1, Chelaybinsk, 454111, Russia
EMAIL: ua8aaa@yandex.ru

B – single operator, all bands (Cabrillo 3.0 format):
START-OF-LOG: 3.0
CONTEST: UQRQC
CALLSIGN: UA8AAA
CATEGORY-OPERATOR: SINGLE-OP
NAME: Ivan Ivanov
ADDRESS: ul. Lenina 17-1
ADDRESS-CITY: Chelaybinsk
ADDRESS-POSTALCODE: 454111
ADDRESS-COUNTRY: Russia
EMAIL: ua8aaa@yandex.ru

B – single operator, all bands (Cabrillo 2.0 format):
START-OF-LOG: 2.0
CONTEST: UQRQC
CALLSIGN: UA8AAA
CATEGORY: SINGLE-OP
NAME: Ivan Ivanov
ADDRESS: ul. Lenina 17-1, Chelaybinsk, 454111, Russia
EMAIL: ua8aaa@yandex.ru

C – multi-operators, all bands, single transmitter (Cabrillo 3.0 format):
START-OF-LOG: 3.0
CONTEST: UQRQC
CALLSIGN: UA8AAA
CATEGORY-OPERATOR: MULTI-OP
CATEGORY-TRANSMITTER: ONE
OPERATORS: UA8AAA UA8BBB
NAME: Ivan Ivanov
ADDRESS: ul. Lenina 17-1
ADDRESS-CITY: Chelaybinsk
ADDRESS-POSTALCODE: 454111
ADDRESS-COUNTRY: Russia
EMAIL: ua8aaa@yandex.ru

C – multi-operators, all bands, single transmitter (Cabrillo 2.0 format):
START-OF-LOG: 2.0
CONTEST: UQRQC
CALLSIGN: UA8AAA
CATEGORY: MULTI-ONE
OPERATORS: UA8AAA UA8BBB
NAME: Ivan Ivanov
ADDRESS: ul. Lenina 17-1, Chelaybinsk, 454111, Russia
EMAIL: ua8aaa@yandex.ru

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Deadline for sending the logs – August 03, 2020.