What's Happening

2017 BCQP Results are in

Scoring is complete, and plans are being made for expanded hours for the 2018 running of the BC QSO Party. See how everyone did this year -- read the 2017 BC QSO Party Post-Contest Report (PDF)

BC Results (PDF) | W/VE/DX Results (PDF)

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Orca Report -- Oct. 10 meeting
The October meeting featured a propagation webinar and look ahead at the 2018 DXpedition to Bouvet, a two-week adventure which will include Orca members Keith VE7KW and Paul W7IV.

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DX to watch for newest Cocos Keeling Is., VK9CZ: Oct. 23-Nov. 17, 2017 Seychelles, S79K: Nov. 25-26, 2017 Bouvet Is., 3Y0Z: Jan. 20-Feb. 28, 2018 North Korea, P5/3Z9DX: Up to 5 days, Dates TBA DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2017
Recent DX activations...
Christmas Is., VK9XGJ: Oct. 1-21, 2017 Guatemala, TG9BBV TG9/VE7BV: Dwight will be on from TG9 Apr. 21-May 15, 2017 Cocos Keeling Is., VK9CGJ: Sep. 12-30, 2017 Curacao, PJ2/VA7AM: Dave operated from PJ2 Mar. 20 to 27, 2017 (WPX SSB with PJ2T) Austral Is., FO/A: Feb. 15-Mar. 3, 2017 (VE7KW VA7DX W5RF) North Cook Is., E51AMF: Jan. 11-Feb. 6, 2017

Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS
Worked All Europe RTTY Nov. 11-12 (rules). JIDX Phone Nov. 11-12 (rules). ARRL Sweepstakes Phone Nov. 18-20 (rules). CQWW DX CW Nov. 25-26 (rules).
Recent contest activity... ARRL Sweepstakes CW Nov. 4-6 (rules). CQ WW SSB Oct. 28-29 (rules). JARTS WW RTTY Oct. 21-22 (rules). Stew Perry Top Band Oct. 21-22 (rules). Makrothen RTTY Oct. 14-15 (rules). Russian WW Digital Oct. 7-8 (rules). California QSO Party Oct. 7-8 (rules). CQWW RTTY Sep. 23-24 (rules). Scandinavian SAC CW Sept. 16-17 (rules). Washington State Salmon Run Sep. 16-17 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 Sep. 17 (rules). Worked All Europe SSB Sept. 9-10 (rules). ARRL September VHF Sep. 9-11 (rules). All Asian DX Phone Sep. 2-3 (rules). Russian RTTY WW Sep. 2 (rules). Worked All Europe CW Aug. 11-12 (rules). Keymans Club of Japan Contest Aug. 19-20 (rules). NAQP SSB Aug. 19-20 (rules). SCC RTTY Aug. 26-27 (rules). NAQP CW Aug. 5-6 (rules). ARRL 220 and Up DX Aug. 5-6 (rules). Ukrainian DX Digi June 24-25 (rules). ARRL Field Day June 24-25 (rules). RAC Canada Day July 1 (rules). DL-DX RTTY July 1-2 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

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