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SKCC Weekend Sprintathon (WES)

May 11 @ 8:00 am - May 12 @ 7:59 pm EDT

SKCC Weekend Sprintathon (WES)

UTC Dates and Times
Begin:  Saturday May 11, 2024   at 1200Z
End:       Sunday   May 12, 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.
Theme for May 2024 — to be announced.
This month (May 2023) the bonus involves”First Year SKCC Members”.
Members with SKCC Numbers less than 2546 are worth 5 bonus points.

 

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:
May 11 @ 8:00 am EDT
End:
May 12 @ 7:59 pm EDT
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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
View Organizer Website