Selected Ham Contests & Other Stuff

Adventure Radio Society

Spartan Sprint 1st Monday of every month (Sunday night U.S.)- 0200-0400 UTC/ST, 0100-0300 UTC/DST
Flight of the Bumble Bees last Sunday of July

Spring & Autumn

QRP To The Field                4th Saturday in April
QRP Afield                  3rd Saturday in September

New Jersey QRP Club    Skeeter Hunt

Skeeter Hunt                     3rd Sunday of August

Straight Key Century Club
SKCC Straight Key Night (SKN) occurs on the first day of each month. It is not a contest
The two-hour Straight Key Sprint (SKS) occurs on the fourth Wednesday of each month starting at 0000 UTC
The SKCC Weekend Sprint (WES) aims to bring together operators with different skill levels in a regularly scheduled, informal operating event lasting 36 hours. The event starts at 1200 UTC on the Saturday following the 6th of each month and ends at 2359 UTC on Sunday. Participants can operate for a total of no more than 24 hours

Check the FISTS web site for details
Winter Sprint - Second Saturday in February 1700UTC-2100UTC
Spring Sprint - Second Saturday in May 1700 UTC to 2100 UTC
Summer Sprint - Second Saturday in July 0000 UTC to 0400UTC
WZ8C Nancy Kott Memorial Sprint - Last Weekend in September
Fall Sprint - Second Saturday in October 1700UTC - 2100UTC 
There will be slow speed sprints on the first Saturday of corresponding months
The International G3ZQS Memorial Straight Key Contest 2300 Hrs UTC September 2 through 
2300 Hrs UTC September 4, 2015
FISTS UK Straight Key Week
From 0001Z on December 4 to 2359Z the following Saturday. 

ARRL CW Sweepstakes    First full weekend in November
ARRL 10 Meter Contest    Second full wknd in December
ARRL Straight Key Night                New Year's Eve
ARRL June VHF QSO Party   Second full weekend in June
ARRL Field Day            Fourth full weekend in June 
ARRL September VHF QSO Party  Second full wknd in Sep


The Flying Pigs QRP Club, International,W8PIG

North American QRP CW Club

Colorado QRP Club
Colorado Gold Rush                                            Third Sunday of July - 2 hrs - 20M only
Colorado Snowshoe Run                   Second Sunday of December - 2 hrs - 40 M only
CQC Winter QSO Party                                       Sunday evening, February 11th, 2018

Michigan QRP Club
Labor Day Sprint 

2300Z Monday to 0300Z Tuesday (7 EDT pm to 11 pm EDT Labor Day Monday)

AGCW-DL   (German CW)

Illinois QSO Party
Illinois QSO Party                                                                     3rd full weekend of October

Hit & Bounce Net (HBN) - daily 8:30 AM ET 7112 KHz

"It is vain to do with more what can be done with less"
William of Occum, 1290-1350

CW - It's still magic!

Rocky Mountain VHF Society

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