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CQ Worldwide DX Contest – RTTY

September 26, 2020 - September 27, 2020

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Ham Radio Contest

The CQ World Wide DX RTTY Contest (CQWW RTTY) offers 48 hours of non-stop DX chasing fun. Whether you are competing for awards, looking for a few new band-countries, or simply filling the logbook, the CQWW has something for everyone. Check out the Classic and Rookie Overlay Categories.

Join more than 6,000 participants from over 150 DX entities and all 40 CQ Zones in the world’s largest RTTY contest.

Dates and Times: Starts 0000 UTC Saturday; Ends 2359 UTC Sunday

CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY
Status: Active
Geographic Focus: Worldwide
Participation: Worldwide
Awards: Worldwide
Mode: RTTY
Bands: 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m
Classes: Single Op All Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Single Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Assisted All Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Assisted Single Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Overlays: (Classic/Rookie)
Max power: HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts
Exchange: 48 States/Canada: RST + CQ Zone + (state/VE area)
All Others: RST + CQ Zone
Work stations: Once per band
QSO Points: 1 point per QSO with same country
2 points per QSO with same continent
3 points per QSO with different continent
Multipliers: Each US state/VE area once per band
Each DXCC/WAE country once per band
Each CQ zone once per band
Score Calculation: Total score = total QSO points x total mults
E-mail logs to: rtty[at]cqww[dot]com
Upload log at:
Mail logs to: Ed Muns, W0YK
PO Box 1877
Los Gatos, CA 95031-1877
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September 26, 2020
September 27, 2020
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