VHF Contest Calendar 2013

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* 05/11/12: Changed duration and start time of 2m and 70cms AFS contests
* 07/01/13: Move date of 2nd 70MHz contest forward one week
* 28/02/13: Removed the December 70MHz UKAC
* 24/04/13: Increase duration of 50MHz AFS to 4 hours
Compact calendar
Date (2013)
Time
UTC
Contest Name
Sections
Notes/Special Rules
*SCC Allowed
Tue 1 Jan.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 8 Jan.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 15 Jan.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 22 Jan.
2000-2230
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 22 Jan.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 29 Jan.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 3 Feb.
1000-1300
432MHz AFS
O SF
Tue 5 Feb.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 12 Feb.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 19 Feb.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 24 Feb.
1000-1200
70MHz Cumulatives #1
O SF
Tue 26 Feb.
2000-2230
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 26 Feb.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 2-Sun 3 Mar.
1400-1400
March 144 432MHz
O 6O SF SO 6S
Yes
Tue 5 Mar.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 10 Mar.
1000-1200
70MHz Cumulatives #2
O SF
Tue 12 Mar.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 19 Mar.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 26 Mar.
2000-2230
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 26 Mar.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 2 Apr.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 7 Apr.
0900-1200
First 70MHz Contest
O SF
Tue 9 Apr.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 14 Apr.
0900-1200
First 50MHz Contest
O SF
Tue 16 Apr.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 23 Apr.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 23 Apr.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 30 Apr.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 4-Sun 5 May.
1400-1400
May 432MHz-248GHz Contest
O SF
Yes
Sat 4 May.
1400-2200
10GHz Trophy Contest
A
M4 , S6
Yes
Sat 4 May.
1400-2200
432MHz Trophy Contest
O SF
Yes
Tue 7 May.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 12 May.
0900-1200
70MHz Contest CW
O SF
Tue 14 May.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 18-Sun 19 May.
1400-1400
144MHz May Contest
O SF SO 6S 6O
Sun 19 May.
1100-1500
1st 144MHz Backpackers
Tue 21 May.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 26 May.
1400-1600
70MHz Cumulatives #3
O SF
Tue 28 May.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 28 May.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 4 Jun.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 9 Jun.
0900-1300
2nd 144MHz Backpackers
Tue 11 Jun.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 15-Sun 16 Jun.
1400-1400
50MHz Trophy Contest
M4 , S7
Yes
Tue 18 Jun.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 23 Jun.
0900-1200
50MHz Contest CW
O SF
Sun 23 Jun.
1400-1600
70MHz Cumulatives #4
O SF
Tue 25 Jun.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 25 Jun.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 2 Jul.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 6-Sun 7 Jul.
1400-1400*
VHF NFD
Sun 7 Jul.
1100-1500
3rd 144MHz Backpackers
Tue 9 Jul.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 16 Jul.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 21 Jul.
1000-1600
70MHz Trophy Contest
O SO SF
Tue 23 Jul.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 23 Jul.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 30 Jul.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 3 Aug.
1300-1700
4th 144MHz Backpackers
Sat 3 Aug.
1400-2000
144MHz Low Power Contest
O SF SO
Sun 4 Aug.
0800-1200
432MHz Low Power Contest
O SF SO
Tue 6 Aug.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 11 Aug.
1400-1600
70MHz Cumulatives #5
O SF
Tue 13 Aug.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 20 Aug.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 27 Aug.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 27 Aug.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 3 Sep.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 7-Sun 8 Sep.
1400-1400
144MHz Trophy Contest
O SF SO 6O 6S
Yes
Sun 8 Sep.
1100-1500
5th 144MHz Backpackers
Tue 10 Sep.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 15 Sep.
0900-1200
Second 70MHz Contest
O SF
Tue 17 Sep.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 24 Sep.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 24 Sep.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 1 Oct.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 5-Sun 6 Oct.
1400-1400
Oct 432MHz-248GHz Contest
O SF
Yes
Sat 5 Oct.
1400-2200
1.2GHz Trophy / 2.3GHz Trophy
O SF
Yes
Tue 8 Oct.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 15 Oct.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 20 Oct.
0900-1300
50MHz AFS Contest
O SF
M3 , S3
Tue 22 Oct.
1900-2130
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 22 Oct.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 29 Oct.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sat 2-Sun 3 Nov.
1400-1400
144MHz CW Marconi
SF O 6S 6O
Tue 5 Nov.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 12 Nov.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 19 Nov.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 26 Nov.
2000-2230
SHF UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 26 Nov.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 3 Dec.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Sun 8 Dec.
1000-1600
144MHz AFS
SF O
Tue 10 Dec.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
M5 , S8 , S9
Tue 17 Dec.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
M5 , S8 , S9
Thu 26 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
SF O
M4 , S1 , S5
Fri 27 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
SF O
M4 , S1 , S5
Sat 28 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
SF O
M4 , S1 , S5
Sun 29 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
SF O
M4 , S1 , S5
Times marked with a * denote times vary per band
*SCC = Special Contest Callsign