Mecklenburg-Vorpommern-Contest

The DARC-District Mecklenburg-Vorpommern has the honor to invite all radio amateurs to participate in the MVP-CONTEST.

Date: 3rd saturday of March every year
Times / Modes / Frequencies: 13.00 - 15.00 UTC CW: 3510-3560 kHz
SSB: 3600-3650 kHz
15.00 - 16.30 UTC CW: 1810-1839 kHz
SSB: 1841-1850 kHz
16.30 - 17.30 UTC FM: 433,375-433,550 MHz
CW/SSB: 432,200 MHz *
17.30 - 18.30 UTC FM: 145.375-145,550 MHz except 145,500
CW/SSB: 144,200 MHz*
repeater operation not allowed - * orientation frequency
Categories: stations from Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (MVP) Class A: HF, CW
Class B: HF, SSB
Class C: HF, MIXED MODE
Class F: UHF, MIXED MODE
additional participants Class G: Guests
Class S: SWLs HF, MIXED MODE
Call: CQ MVP; TEST MVP
Exchange: HF Class A, B, C, F: RS(T) + DOK + zip code, e.g. 599/V22/17098

Class G: RS(T) + zip code, e.g. 599/17258
UHF RS(T) + DOK + LOC, z.B. 599/V06/JO54WC
Multipliers: MVP-members : number of different DOKs + DXCC-countries worked (excl. DL) per band;
Guests and SWL: number of MVP-DOKs worked per band
Points: points for contacts between MVP-stations 3 points
points for contacts between MVP-and other stations 1 point
guests for each QSO with MVP-stations 1 point
SWLs have to logged MVP-call with exchange and call of station worked 1 point
QSOs once per band and broadcasting
Scoring: The final score is the total sum of the QSO points from all bands multiplied by the sum of multipliers from all bands.
Log instructions: When using the UCX-LOG program, create the Contestlog in CSV format. In other contest programs use the Cabrillo format.

The file name should be created in the following format:
Participant-class_call sign e.g. A_DL3UB.csv
please state MVP 201x and callsign in the subject line.

Send electronic logs to the e-mail address (with activated read confirmation in the e-mail program) of the Contest Manager.

Paper logs as LOG excerpts and with your own callsign as mail to the contest manager.
Deadline: 31.03.201x (e-mail or postmark)
Contestmanager: OM Wolfgang Kunicke, DL4WK
Mühlenstraße 30
D-17098 Friedland
Germany
e-mail: DL4WK@darc.de
Awards: Pokal The winners of each category with at least 5 participants will receive a trophy.
The cups will be awarded at the district meeting.
Contest certificates can be downloaded from the contest website.