What's Happening

PNW Cup update (May 23, 2017)

Jim VE7FO has updated the club totals for this year's PNW Challenge Cup.

With only this weekend's CQ WPX CW and July's IARU HF World Championships to go, Willamette Valley DX Club leads Orca DXCC by 21 million points. Let's get on for this weekend's WPX CW and make some contacts!

To contribute to our club total, please review the tutorial on how to submit your scores:

How to submit your scores | Eligible contests

2017 PNW DX Convention in Spokane Aug. 4-6

This year's 62nd annual Pacific Northwest DX Convention -- August 4 to 6 -- is hosted in Spokane, WA, by the Spokane DX Association and Idaho DX Association. Register now and be sure to book your hotel accommodations, too.

Visit the 2017 PNW DX Convention website

Orca Report -- May 9 meeting
Want to know how the Vimy Memorial operation went? Or about the PNW DX Convention coming up in Spokane? Check out the May edition of the Orca Report.

Read the Orca Report

Thanks for participating in the 2017 BCQP

View the final list of logs received (updated March 9)

Note: If you submitted a log, you will have received an email confirmation. If you don't see your callsign in the list, please contact Rebecca at va7bec@rac.ca or resubmit your log to bcqp@orcadxcc.org

View BCQP reports for all years since 2012

DX to watch for newest Cocos Keeling Is., VK9CGJ: Sep. 12-30, 2017 Christmas Is., VK9XGJ: Oct. 1-21, 2017 Bouvet Is., 3Y0Z: Jan. 20-Feb. 28, 2018
Recent DX activations...
Guatemala, TG9BBV TG9/VE7BV: Dwight will be on from TG9 Apr. 21-May 15, 2017 Curacao, PJ2/VA7AM: Dave operated from PJ2 Mar. 20 to 27, 2017 (WPX SSB with PJ2T) Austral Is., FO/A: Feb. 15-Mar. 3, 2017 (VE7KW VA7DX W5RF) North Cook Is., E51AMF: Jan. 11-Feb. 6, 2017

Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS
CQ WPX CW May 27-28 (rules | Podcast).
Recent contest activity... UN DX May 20 (rules). Aegean RTTY May 20-21 (rules). King of Spain CW May 20-21 (rules | Podcast). EU PSK DX May 20-21 (rules). Volta RTTY May 13-14 (rules | Podcast). CQ-M International DX May 13-14 (rules). 7QP May 6-7 (rules | Podcast). Indiana QSO Party May 6-7 (rules | Podcast). Delaware QSO Party May 6-7 (rules | Podcast). New England QSO Party May 6-7 (rules | Podcast). ARI International DX May 6-7 (rules | Podcast). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

Join the club!
The Orca DX and Contest Club always welcomes new members. See who has already joined!

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