Month: March 2014

CQWPX SSB 2014 – G9V

I was on the G9V team for CQWPX SSB again this year, though we ended up Multi-Two ratehr than Multi-Single due to some technical issues. It was a great contest, and we far surpassed our goals. See www.m0vsq.co.uk for the details.

FOC BW QSO Party – 22nd March 2014

This is an bi-annual event where FOC members get on the air and work everyone. It’s not a contest, it’s a QSO party, meaning that often a more full QSO takes place rather than exchanging the bare minimum. This March I managed 5 hours of operating spread throughout the day and all bands 160m to […]

The RSGB Commonwealth Contest – VP2MXI

This year I was active as VP2MXI from Montserrat, a small island in the Easrtern Caribbean. I’ve written the trip up elsewhere on this site┬ábut here is the low-down of the contest as posted to the uk-hf-contesting yahoo group. The Commonwealth Contest ran 0600-0600 local time. I managed 21.5 hours in the chair according to […]