Award "Russia 2018 World Cup"
This year the 2018 FIFA World Cup will be held, and the Radio Club Quilmes, LU4DQ will accompany the event, delivering the digital award "Russia 2018 World Cup".
The objective is to contact amateur stations in the participating countries of the world championship.
The countries to contact are those that participate in the championship, ordered according to the participating groups, namely:
• GROUP A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay
• GROUP B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco, Iran
• GROUP C: France, Australia, Peru, Denmark
• GROUP D: Argentina, Iceland, Croatia, Nigeria
• GROUP E: Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Serbia
• GROUP F: Germany, Mexico, Sweden, Korea
• GRUPO G: Belgium, Panama, Tunisia, England
• GROUP H: Poland, Senegal, Colombia, Japan
The certificate will be delivered in four categories:
Bronze: for having contacted at least 1 (one) country of each group, total of 8 contacts.
Silver: for having contacted at least 2 (two) countries of each group, total of 16 contacts.
Gold: for having contacted at least 3 (three) countries of each group, total of 24 contacts.
Platinum: for having contacted all the participating countries, total of 32 contacts.
Contacts made between 00:00 UTC on January 1, 2018 and 24:00 UTC on December 31, 2018 will be valid.
All authorized bands and modes are accepted according to the legislation in force in each country.
Repeated contacts from one group of countries can not be used to complete the missing of another group of countries, (eg: repeated contact
with Uruguay does not replace the missing contact with Iran)
There are no jokers.
Contacts are cumulative, those used to claim a category (eg BRONZE) can be used to claim the next one (eg SILVER)
In case of doubts with any contact, the RC Quilmes reserves the right to request the confirmatory QSL or the verification in LoTW or eQSL.
In case of dispute, the decision of RC Quilmes, will be unappealable.
All awards are completely free, for Argentine and foreign amateurs, and will be sent by mail to the address indicated by the participant.
To participate, it will be necessary to send a log with the contacts ordered by groups, indicating:
You can also use the Excel spreadsheet prepared for this purpose and available for download here.
This log or form should be sent to the following address:
Indicating in the subject: "World Cup Certificate"
The log will be received until January 31, 2019.
We hope you enjoy DX and looking for countries.
Good luck !!!!
RC Quilmes LU4DQ