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222 MHz and Up Distance Contest

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Objective:  Work as many stations as possible on the 222 MHz through 241 GHz bands using any allowable mode. A station in a specific grid locator may be contacted from the same location only once on each band, regardless of mode.

Dates:  The first full weekend of August, (August 7-8, 2021)

Contest Period:  Begins at 1800 UTC Saturday and ending at 1759 UTC Sunday.

Contest Rules are now maintained as a single downloadable document (See "Full Contest Rules" below).

For contest information contact contests@arrl.org or (860) 594-0232


Log Submission Deadline

Logs are due within FOURTEEN (14) days after the event is over. Logs must be submitted online our web app at contest-log-submission.arrl.org/

Logs that have been submitted electronically are listed on the Logs Received page. Click the contest name to see a list of submitted logs sorted by call sign and club name.

Online Log Submission - Logs must be submitted in the Cabrillo format via our web app at contest-log-submission.arrl.org.

If you wish to convert your log into a Cabrillo formatted log for electronic submission, visit www.b4h.net/cabforms/ and select the event of interest. You can input your log data which will be converted to a Cabrillo formatted log for you (it will generate a log and return it to you), and then you can in turn submit your Cabrillo log online via the web app at contest-log-submission.arrl.org/.


Awards:

Downloadable Certificates will be awarded in the following categories at https://contests.arrl.org/certificates.php

Top Single-operator, Fixed score in each 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest Region.

Top Multi-operator, Fixed score in each 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest Region where significant effort or competition exists.

Top Rover score in each 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest Region

Top Club score in each 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest Region

Top Small Team score in each 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest Region

Top Large Team score in each 222 MHz and Up Distance Contest Region

Additional Information

  • Contest Regions

    There are 18 Contest Regions


    1

    WA - OR - VE7 - NT

    2

    ID - MT - VE6

    3

    CA - NV

    4

    UT - WY - CO

    5

    AZ - NM - WTX

    6

    ND - SD - VE4 - VE5

    7

    NE - KS - MO

    8

    NTX - STX - OK - AR - LA

    9

    IL - IN

    10

    MN - WI - IA

    11

    MI - OH - VE3 - NNY - WNY - WPA

    12

    KY - TN

    13

    MS - AL - GA - FL - SC

    14

    NC - VA - WV - MDC - DE

    15

    NJ - EPA - ENY - NLI

    16

    CT - MA - ME - NH - RI - VT - VE2

    17

    VE9 - VE1 - VY2 - VO

    18

    DX  (ANY OTHER AREAS INCLUDING ALASKA, HAWAII, US POSSESSIONS AND MARITIME MOBILE)

Full Contest Details

Click Here for Complete ARRL 222 and Up Contest Rules