11M WORLD SPRINT (PART 1), Feb 13, 2021

The first contest event of its kind on the Eleven Meter Band, the ‘DA-RC 11m World Sprint’ comprises 4 spectacular mini-sprints of 6 hours each in duration (24 hours in total) on 4 different days, in 4 different quarters of the year.

Open to DA-RC members only, the adrenaline pumping ‘11m World Sprint’ is the latest in ‘Radio Sports’ events created by the Dx Adventure Radio Club (DA-RC) and like all DA-RC activities promises to be an enjoyable occasion for all.



RULES

DATES  [Sprint Schedule]

# Mini-Sprint 1 – Feb 13: 00:00 — 06:00 UTC

# Mini-Sprint 2 – June 12: 06:00 — 12:00 UTC

# Mini-Sprint 3 – Sept 11: 12:00 UTC — 18:00 UTC

# Mini-Sprint 4 – Nov 20: 18:00 UTC — 24:00 UTC



PARTICIPATION

  • DA-RC Members only

Frequencies & Modes

  • 26.200 MHz – 27.655 MHz (Note: Contesters are advised to adhere to their local laws regarding legal frequency use)
  • All modes are valid


SCORING

  • 1 point is scored for each contact made in each mini-sprint
  • 5 points are scored for each contact made with a DA-RC member
  • Only 1 contact per station is valid in each mini-sprint
  • Local QSOs are valid
  • Each DXCC worked in each mini-sprint = 1 Multiplier

Example 1:

  • If 14DA045 Chris works 50 non-DA-RC stations in Sprint 1 from 10 different DXCC then his score is achieved by the following calculation:
50 points x 10 = 500 points

Example 2:

  • If 69DA961 Jorge works 20 non-DA-RC stations + 5 DA-RC stations in Sprint 1 from 10 DXCC then his scored is achieved by the following calculation:
[20 points + 25 points] x 10 = 450 points
  • Operator’s scores in each of the 4 sprints are added together to give a FINAL 11m SPRINT TOTAL

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LOGS

  • Log sheets are available from the Project Manager whom is 43DA001 Darren
  • Logs must be received within 1 month of each mini-sprint

Results


Prizes

  • The first three placegetters at the conclusion of the 4th mini-sprint will win prizes
  • Sponsors and prizes will be announced in the lead up to the contest