What's Happening

Free registration for virtual PNW DX Convention Aug. 7

The Willamette Valley DX Club hosts an exciting one-day virtual Pacific Northwest DX Convention Saturday Aug. 7, 2021 via Zoom. All hams are welcome wherever they may be. Registration is free and now open -- event details will be posted on the PNW DX Convention website as they are available.

Visit the 2021 PNW DX Convention website

2021 BC QSO Party BCQP results published

Log checking is complete for the 2021 BC QSO Party. Line scores for Out-of-Province and In-Province competitors are now available. A final contest report will be published soon.

BC Results | W/VE/DX Results | Logs received

View BCQP reports for all years since 2012


CQWW WPX CW May 29-30 (rules). ARRL June VHF June 12-14 (rules). All Asian DX CW June 19-20 (rules). RAC Canada Day July 1 (rules). DL-DX RTTY July 3-4 (7QP | IN | DE | New England). IARU HF Championship July 10-11 (7QP).
Recent contest activity... Volta RTTY WW May 8-9 (rules. QSO Parties May 1-2 (7QP | IN | DE | New England). Florida QSO Party Apr. 24-25 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 Apr. 25 (rules). CQMM WW Apr.17-18 (rules). Ontario QSO Party Apr. 17-18 (rules). JIDX CW Apr. 10-11 (rules). FT8 DX Apr. 10-11 (rules). QSO Parties Apr. 10-11 (NE | NM | GA | ND). SP DX Apr. 3-4 (rules). EA RTTY Apr. 3-4 (rules). CQ WPX SSB Mar. 27-28 (rules). BARTG HF RTTY Mar. 20-22 (rules). Russian DX Mar. 20-21 (rules). RSGB Commonwealth (BERU) Mar. 13-14 (rules). ARRL DX Phone Mar. 6-7 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

Orca waives fees for 2021
Orca DXCC membership is free for 2021! The club directors have agreed that membership fees for this year, which are usually due in January, will be $0 -- zero dollars -- and fees for 2022 (due next January) will be $20. So, all new, renewing or returning members get a welcome freebie for 2021.

Read the Membership page

DXpeditions postponed

Several major DXpeditions have announced travel postponements until the pandemic situation improves. See DX to Watch for updates.

DX to watch for newest XR0YSP, Easter Is. Postponed W8S, Swains Is. Postponed TT8RR, Chad (TT8XX on FT8) Postponed KH6VV/KH4, Midway Is. Postponed CY0, Sable Is. Postponed to Oct. 2022 3Y0I, Bouvet DXpedition update A25VR, Botswana (Dave VE7VR) Apr. 2022 DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2019
Recent DX activations...
TX0T, Tatakoto Atoll Oct. 29-Nov. 5 TX8A, New Caledonia Mar. 10-18 TO7DL, Reunion Is. Mar. 4-16 VP8PJ, South Orkney Feb. 21-Mar. 6 5I4, Zanzibar Feb. 4-18