CWops 10th Anniversary Celebration

In celebration of our tenth anniversary, CWops is holding a special operating event.

Rules

All radio amateurs are welcome to participate.

Timeframe: 0000z, 1 January 2020 to 2359z, 31 January 2020.

Bands: 160m, 80m, 40m, 20m, 15m, 10m.

Exchange: Signal report.  Participants are encouraged to send additional information at their discretion such as member number, name, state or province, etc.

All QSOs must be made with Special Club Callsigns or CWops members via CW.

Special Club Callsign stations and members should call “CQ CALL/CWO” or “CQ CALL CWO”.

Members calling another member or Special Club Callsign station should send “CALL/CWO” or “CALL CWO”.

Scoring: 1 point per unique member or Special Club Callsign worked per band.

Reporting

Send Cabrillo logs to AnniversaryLogs@CWops.org by 9 February 2020.

Continental Awards – CWops Members*

Certificates will be awarded to CWops members achieving the top score or highest QSO total per continent in each of the following categories:

  • Special Club Callsign Station
  • High Power (100W+)
  • Low Power (5W+ to 100W)
  • QRP (5W or less)

A CWops member can only win one continental certificate.

In the event that a CWops member achieves both the highest score and highest total QSOs, then that member would receive the top score certificate and the member next in line would receive the highest total QSOs certificate.

* Includes Special Club Callsign Stations

Continental Awards – Non Members

Certificates will be awarded to non-members achieving the top score per continent in each of the following categories:

  • High Power (100W+)
  • Low Power (5W+ to 100W)
  • QRP (5W or less)

Participation Certificates

Participation certificates will be available to any participant (member or non-member) that achieves a minimum of 25 QSOs with CWops members, including special club callsigns.

Endorsements will be available for each additional 25 CWops members worked, including special club callsigns.

Send requests for participation certificates and endorsements by 9 February 2020 to AnniversaryCerts@cwops.org.

Special Club Callsigns as of 11 October 2019

EG4CWO K4CWT KN8CWO W0CWO WY7CWO
G2CWO KE2CWO KT5CWO W1CWT N5A
GM2CWO KE6CWO KX4CWO W6CWO N5T
GW2CWO KK1CWO N0CWO W7CWO W7C
K3CWO KN5CWO SF10CWO W9CWO W7F

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