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2024 BC QSO Party BCQP 2024 Coming in February

The annual BC QSO Party runs February 3 and 4, 2024. Mark your calendars and plan to be on the air from your electoral district -- hams from across North America and around the world will be beaming our way to put BC in their logs.

Review the rules for BCQP 2024

Check out the very comprehensive post-contest report and final scores for the 2023 BC QSO Party. Results are provided for stations in BC, and outside BC.

2023 Report | 2023 BC Results | 2023 W/VE/DX Results

Orca Report: September 2023
The latest Orca Report by Rebecca VA7BEC highlights some of the big happenings so far this year -- including the PNW DX Convention in August and the BCQP in February. Plus, we look ahead to the next contest season and review the final standings for the 2022-2034 PNW Challenge Cup.

Read the Orca Report


ARRL 160M Dec. 1-3(rules). FT Roundup Dec. 2-3 (rules). ARRL 10M Dec. 9-10 (rules). OK RTTY Dec. 16 (rules). RAC Winter Dec. 30 (rules). Stew Perry Top Band Challenge Dec. 30-31 (rules). SARTG New Year RTTY Jan. 1 (rules). ARRL RTTY Roundup Jan. 6-7 (rules).
Recent contest activity... CQWW DX CW Nov. 25-26 (rules). ARRL Sweepstakes SSB Nov. 18-20 (rules). Worked All Europe DX RTTY Nov. 11-12 (rules). JIDX Phone Nov. 11-12 (rules). ARRL Sweepstakes CW Nov. 4-6 (rules). CQWW Phone Oct. 28-29 (rules). JARTS WW RTTY Oct. 21-22 (rules). Makrothen RTTY Oct. 12-13 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

DX to watch for newest TX5S, Clipperton Is. Jan.-Feb. 2024 DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2023
Recent DX activations...
W8S, Swains Is. Oct. 4-27, 2023 9Q2WX, Congo Aug. 20-Sep. 9, 2023 DX0NE, Spratly Is. Apr. 30-May 9, 2023 T30UN, Tarawa, W. Kiribati Apr. 2023 Z81D, South Sudan Until Apr. 22, 2023