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Russian HF Championatship CW

Start: 3rd full weekend Saturday of April in 17:00 UTC (15 April, 2017 in 17:00)
Finish: Sunday in 08:59 UTC (16 April, 2017 in 08:59)
Modes: CW
Categories (classes):
- SINGLE-OP 160M-80M-40M
- SINGLE-OP 20M-15M-10M

LOW Power - no more than 100W output.
MULTI-ONE - Three (Two) Operators.
For participants of MULTI-ONE category additionally will be announced separate results for stations with two operators.
Russian Federation subject's competition. In the command of the subject of the Russian Federation participate stations working from the territory of that subject. The result of the command of the subject - the sum of the three best results stations in the categories SINGLE-OP ALL, SINGLE-OP 160M-40M-80M, SINGLE-OP 20M-15M-10M and two of the best results stations in the categories of MULTI-ONE.
Station category of SINGLE-OP 160M-40M-80M may also participate in the category of SINGLE-OP 20M-15M-10M. In this case, you should use separate numbering QSO in the "night" and "day" tours (to start numbering in each round with 001), as well as expel two separate log: for the SINGLE-OP 160M-40M-80M and for SINGLE-OP 20M-15M-10M.
Working time: For SINGLE-OP 160M-40M-80M - "night" tour (4 hours). For SINGLE-OP 20M-15M-10M - "day" tour (4 hours). For all other categories - 8 hours.
Championship is held in two rounds:
- 1st ("night") - Saturday from 17.00 to 20.59 UT—;
- 2nd ("day") - Sunday from 05.00 to 08.59 UT—.
Band changes are not limited.
For all categories at any time is allowed to have only the transmitted signal. In the competitions allowed to use any remote technical means and DX-clusters.
Participants - only citizens of the Russian Federation, held during the championship at the territory of the Russian Federation.
Same station may be worked once per band in each rounds.
The identification number of the zone + serial number of QSO. For example: 3001, 3002 etc.
The territory of the Russian federation conditionally divided into seven zones: 1st - Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Leningrad, Murmansk, Novgorod, Pskov, Kaliningrad regions, Republic of Karelia, the city of Saint- Petersburg, Nenets AO; 2nd - All areas of the Central Federal district, Nizhni Novgorod, Kirov, Penza, Samara, Saratov, Ulyanovsk regions, Republic of Mari El, Mordovia, Tatarstan, Udmurtia and Chuvashia. All areas of The Southern Federal district, The North-Caucasian Federal district, The Crimean district; 3rd - The Republic Of Bashkortostan, Republic Of Komi, Kurgan, Sverdlovsk, Tyumen, Chelyabinsk, Orenburg regions, The Perm territory; 4th - Khanty-Mansiysk, Yamalo-Nenets autonomous district, Omsk, Tomsk, Novosibirsk, Kemerovo regions, Altai territory, Republic of Altai, Krasnoyarsk territory, Republic Of Tyva (Tuva), The Republic Of Khakassia; 5th - The Republic of Buryatia, Irkutsk, Zabaikalsky krai; 6th - The Khabarovsk territory, Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), The Sakhalin region, The Primorsky krai, The Jewish autonomous region; 7th - Magadan, Kamchatka regions.
Points for QSO:
The points for QSO are scored according to the following table:

Zones 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th
1st   11  12  13  14  16  20  25
2nd   12  11  12  13  15  19  23
3rd   13  12  11  12  14  18  21
4th   14  13  12  11  12  15  18
5th   16  15  14  12  11  12  14
6th   20  19  18  15  12  11  12
7th   25  23  21  18  14  12  11
For each new zone on each band regardless from the period is scored 50 points. For each new region regardless of band or period is scored 50 points.
The Final score calculated as the sum of points for QSO plus the sum of points for new zone plus the sum of points for the new
Wrong log may be grounds for disqualification.
Only electronic logs. The log should be in "Ermak" format . At the same time:
- we should pay special attention to correctness of filling the field "OPERATOR". The personal data of each operator are filled
in the following order: surname, name, patronymic, year of birth, level sports/title, personal Callsign, the category of personal
radio station. Example: "OPERATORS: Ivanov, Ivan, Ivanovich, 1966, the CCM, UA8AAA, 2". Non-observance of the order of the data
makes it impossible to the automatic processing of log;
- parties that possess relevant technical capability, should be shown in the log the exact values frequency of QSOs;
- "send log "CHECKLOG" welcome the organizers, even if conducted only one QSO.
Sending of electronic logs:
Logs are uploaded only through Web interface.
Are allowed only those logs which will be received during three days from end of the competition. Logs received after 3-day
period but not later than 7 days after the end of the competition, are accepted only as CHECKLOG. Logs received within 7 days
will not be accepted. Deadline for logs for classification: April 20, 2016, 23:59 UTC.
Cups are awarded by the radio station, took the 1 place the categories of SINGLE-OP ALL and MULTI-ONE.
Medals are awarded by the participants of the 1st-3rd places in the categories SINGLE-OP ALL and MULTI-ONE.
Certifucates are awarded by the participants of the 1st-3rd places in all categories, as well as the commands of the subjects of the
Russian Federation, 1st-3rd places.
The organizer of the sports competitions welcomes the nomination of additional prizes.
The certifucates will be provided in a category will be not less than eight the participants. The Cups will be provided in a
category will be not less than ten the participants.
Rule Violations, Penalties and Declaration:
The log is an application form for participation in competitions. Improper log may be grounds for disqualification.
QSO is not counted in the following cases:
- has not been received log from a correspondent;
- QSO is not in correspondent log;
- there are distortions in exchanges and call signs (QSO is not counted both sides);
- time QSO differs by more than 2 minutes or incorrectly indicated band in multi-band categories (exception: case of systematic
Systematic considered error in indicating the time of QSO (in hours and minutes) or a band, if these error, followed by a row of
three or more QSO. Party in the log which identified QSO with systematic errors, for each such QSO is charged zero points.
Correspondents for these QSO is charged full number of points.
Link for original rules:
Examples lines for Cabrillo format logs:
                              -------transmitted------ -------received---------  
**** ***** ** ********** **** ************* *** ****** ************* *** ****** *
QSO: 14156 CW 2013-04-20 1700 UA8AAA        3   001    UA5GGG        2   001     
QSO:  7063 CW 2013-04-20 1705 UA8AAA        3   002    UA0LVV        6   004     
Examples head for Cabrillo format logs:
SINGLE-OP 160M-80M-40M