Awards chasing is one of the most exciting facets of Amateur Radio operating. It's a major
motivating force of so many QSOs that occur on the bands day after day. Indeed, it's a vital aspect
that -- if you want it -- makes each and every radio contact a key element in your present or future
Amateur Radio success. So transform those QSOs into beautiful certificates or plaques for your
Aside from the fun of operating itself, awards chasing is also a good way to get maximum
performance from your station, become familiar with propagation, and even learn about the geography,
history or culture of places near and far.