Awards Ceremony Pictures:
The VQP Awards ceremony was held at
the Manassas Hamfest on Sunday, 9 June 2013, at 1000 at a covered
Awards Ceremony Briefing
. The presentation given at the awards ceremony. Contains all statistics about the 2013 VQP.
Every ham who submitted a log will receive a certificate. The
theme for this year was recommended by Dave, WA3GIN. The theme is WRVA
(W for East of Mississippi, R for Richmond, and VA for Virginia).
An early AM broadcast station in Richmond VA. Dedicated
on 2 Nov 1925. Originally owned by manufacturers of Edgewood Smoking
Started in a building on Tobacco Row in Richmond.
. Updated 10 May 2013 with minor corrections. A
list of the 386 logs received
along with scores
and other data and the list of operators at the multiple operator stations
. We recommend you save the file to your desktop
and then open it for viewing.
Stories from the Party
. A collection of post-party comments, observations and stories.
The Virginia QSO Party is over
. Logs should be emailed to
For mailing instruction, see the rules
below. We will start working on logs,
plaques, certificates, and see you at the Manassas Hamfest on 9 June
2013 for the Awards Ceremony. We will mail plaques and
certificates soon after for those who could not make it to the ceremony.
Pre Party Tidbits: Misc emails and thoughts.
: ( html format
, MSWord format
, PDF format
)There are no changes in the rules for the 2013 Va QSO Party.
: We have 25 plaques this year. There are two
changes in plaques. First, we have a new plaque this year..
The new plaque is Single Operator Youth for any
single operator 18 years or younger during the VA QSO Party (sponsored
by the K4AMG Memorial ARC).
Eligible contestants should indicate their age in the soapbox section of
their electronic Cabrillo file or on the summary sheet if they are
submitting a paper log. Second, the SO CW High Power will only be
open to Virginia stations, as opposed to any SO station.
: (PDF format ~6MB
, MSPowerpoint format ~12MB
) A presentation suitable for club meetings on the
Virginia QSO Party. Includes rules, Party statistics, descriptions of
Virginia Counties and Independent Cities
counties and 39 independent cities (html format
or MS Document
or PDF format
Electronic submissions are
(or earlier versions) are acceptable.
Paper Log Summary Sheets
Used to record header
information for paper logs. This form is not required for cabrillo
formatted electronic logs. Updated to add place to enter age for YOUTH
Contest Logging Programs.
Logging programs designed
for the Virginia QSO Party always help. We accept any logs, but logs
submitted electronically and compliant with any cabrillo format are
preferred. The following logging programs have been used in the past
and they have been modified to support the Virginia QSO Party.
* N1MM Logger http://www.n1mm.com
* Scott & Kimberly, N3FJP & KA3SEQ Amateur
Contact Log http://www.n3fjp.com
* Ron, K5DJ, WriteLog http://www.writelog.com