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SKCC Weekend Sprintathon (WES)

December 14 @ 7:00 am - December 15 @ 6:59 pm EST

Free

SKCC Weekend Sprintathon (WES)

UTC Dates and Times
Begin:  Saturday December 14, 2024   at 1200Z
End:     Sunday    December 15, 2024   at  2359Z

This event repeats each month beginning on the second Saturday.
Operate up to 36 hours.

Each month the SKCC Weekend Sprintathon features one or more Bonus Stations.  In SKCC jargon, these stations are referred to as EGGs.
The theme for December 2024 is — to be announced.
The theme for December 2023 involves “Reindeer Stations”.
Stations earn 5 bonus points for each Reindeer, Santa, Scrooge or Elf station worked.

 

SKCC runs a monthly activity, which is a great environment for getting comfortable with contest-like CW QSOs.

The Weekend Sprintathon (WES) spans a weekend, each with a fun theme for collecting bonus points.
These events provide a great opportunity for those seeking various SKCC recognition levels, besides contacting friends old and new!

Typically, SKCC operators will QRS to the speed of the station calling them.

Details

Start:
December 14 @ 7:00 am EST
End:
December 15 @ 6:59 pm EST
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekend_sprintathon/

Venue

On-The-Air
General Delivery
Dillsburg, PA United States

Organizer

SKCC – Straight Key Century Club
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