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SOCWA

Scandinavian Open CW Activity

Winner 2017

The "Winner" for SOCWA 2017 was OH1FJ, "Leo from Turku". Congratulations!
Click [here] for complete result list!

Motto!
Never ever send faster than the station at the other end!

SOCWA is a project aimed to consolidate Morse code skills among amateur radio operators and to increase CW activity on the ham radio bands.

Encourage other ham radio operators to go CW in their own speed. Help them to increase their CW skills and experiences. Send at a moderate speed that does not discourage others from participating.

Toplist
Pos  Call  QSO   
1    OH3KRB 144   
2    OH1FJ 135   
3    SM6FAM 120   
4    SM3AVQ 110   
5    SM5BTS 108   
6    OH3LS 107   
7    SM6EAK 87   
8    SM7OVA 82   
9    SM5CBV 78   
10    OH3HHO 77   
11    OH3MY 74   
12    SM6AZZ 64   
13    SM4NSS 61   
14    OH6FA 60   
15    SM5COP 53   
16    SM5TA 52   
-    SM6DQO 52   
18    OH6EFH 49   
19    SM4SEF 46   
20    SM0VNZ 45   

0 Qso´s today and 32 yesterday. 1125 QSOs total.
QSO-time: 328 hours, 20 minutes. Average qso: 18 minutes.
More statistics:

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All hams registerd in SOCWA has the possibility to buy a SOCWA patch 85x65 mm. Attach it to the t-hirt,jacket,hat,etc.

Prize: 8 US or 6 Eu. plus postage.
Order by email from SM7BUA Mats. Pay via PayPal

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Welcome to SOCWA!

Scandinavian Open CW Activity - CQ SAX


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The Oland Amateur Radio Society, SK7RN and the Scandinavian CW Activity Group (SCAG) are pleased to announce a stimulating CW activity (on all the HF Bands) for Scandinavian amateur radio operators for Calendar year 2013.

SOCWA involves CW (Continuous Wave) contact by and between amateur radio operators in the Scandinavian countries of Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. (Prefixes OY, JW, JX, OH0 and OJ0 also count as Scandinavian countries.)

A Scandinavian amateur radio operator is:
1) an individual who holds a valid permit or license issued by one of the above listed countries, or
2) an individual whose original license was issued by any one of the aforementioned countries.

Radio amateurs from other countries outside of Scandinavia who register are welcome to participate in the SOCWA, but in order to qualify for a Completion Certificate; each qualified two-way CW contact must include an amateur operator from one of the listed Scandinavian countries.

The SOCWA program will be in effect for Calendar Year 2015 (01-Jan-2015 through 31-Dec-2015) in order to maximize the total amount of qualified two-way QSOs.

Recommended frequencies (khz): 1835-1840, 3535-3540, 7035-7040, 10125-10130, 14035-14040, 18085-18090, 21035-21040, 24905-24910, 28035-28040

[Rules] [Demo Award]


SOCWA now on CQ-Magazine # 1 - 2013 [Read]