The Portuguese Day contest will be taking place this weekend, starting on Saturday, 1200 Z and ending on Sunday 1200 Z. The bands are 80, 40, 20, 15 , 10 meters and the modes are SSB and CW. The rules are simple: there is only the single operator all bands category and so just three standings will be issued: SSB, CW and Mixed.
Contacts with Portuguese stations are worth 10 points
Contacts with same continent or country are worth 1 point
Contacts between non-Portoguese stations in different continents are woth 2 points
Multipliers: any DXCC country (1) and any Portuguese district (5).
Log must be sent no later than September 1 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For complete rules as well as general information, see www.rep.pt/portugal_day_contest/rules.html.
Specifically for CW, another contest will be taking place this weekend: the WWSA CW contest, promoted by GACW (Grupo Argentino de CW) starting on Saturday, 1500 Z and ending on Sunday, 1500 Z. For rules and general information about this contest: www.wwsatest.org.