Warm-up Stew Perry Topband Distance Challenge
|Start: Saturday of October penultimate full weekend in 15:00 UTC (19 October, 2019 in 15:00)|
|Finish: Sunday in 14:59 UTC (20 October, 2019 in 14:59)|
Low power: 100 watts or less output.
QRP: 5 watts or less output.
High power: 1500 watts output or whatever you can legally run
in your country - whichever is less.
Operate for a maximum of 14 hours. Off times are 30 minutes
minimum and a maximum of four off periods are permitted.
Single Op - you to not be assisted by other humans during the event
Multi Ops - packet spotting is right out.
Four character grid square.
RST is optional.
|Points for QSO:|
Minimum of 1 point per QSO and an additional point for
every 500 kilometers distance.
QSO Points are multiplied by 2X if you work a low power station
and 4X for working a QRP station.
LP Stations multiply their score by 1.5.
QRP Stations multiply their score by 3.
|Sending of electronic logs:|
30 days after contest
There are no plaques or other awards for the warm-up events.
|Link for original rules:|
|Rules file in Microsoft Word format: StewPerry_eng.doc|