Mother Lode DX and Contest Club
Mother Lode
DX / Contest Club


Planned MLDXCC Participation as a Club.

Mother Lode DX/Contest Club should be the name used for all club score submissions. Note there are no spaces before and after the /. We ask that all eligible club members list their club as Mother Lode DX/Contest Club for the following contests/competitions:



Year long contests:

CQ Magazine's Annual DX Marathon

Club Log DX League

January 2020

ARRL RTTY Roundup 1800Z, Jan 4 to 2400Z, Jan 5
North American QSO Party, CW 1800Z, Jan 11 to 0600Z, Jan 12
North American QSO Party, SSB 1800Z, Jan 18 to 0600Z, Jan 19
ARRL January VHF Contest 1900Z, Jan 18 to 0359Z, Jan 20
CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW 2200Z, Jan 24 to 2159Z, Jan 26

February 2020

CQ WW RTTY WPX Contest 0000Z, Feb 8 to 2400Z, Feb 9
ARRL Inter. DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Feb 15 to 2400Z, Feb 16
CQ 160-Meter Contest, SSB 2200Z, Feb 28 to 2159Z, Mar 1
North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Feb 29 to 0600Z, Mar 1

March 2020

ARRL Inter. DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Mar 7 to 2400Z, Mar 8
CQ WW WPX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Mar 28 to 2400Z, Mar 29

April 2020

JIDX CW Contest 0700Z, Apr 11 to 1300Z, Apr 12

May 2020

CQ-M International DX Contest 1200Z, May 9 to 1159Z, May 10
CQ WW WPX Contest, CW 0000Z, May 30 to 2400Z, May 31

June 2020

ARRL June VHF Contest 1800Z, Jun 13 to 0300Z, Jun 15
All Asian DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Jun 20 to 2400Z, Jun 21
ARRL Field Day 1800Z, Jun 27 to 2100Z, Jun 28

July 2020

IARU HF World Championship 1200Z, Jul 11 to 1200Z, Jul 12
North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Jul 18 to 0600Z, Jul 19
CQ Worldwide VHF Contest 1800Z, Jul 18 to 2100Z, Jul 19

August 2020

North American QSO Party, CW 1800Z, Aug 1 to 0600Z, Aug 2
WAE DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Aug 8 to 2359Z, Aug 9
ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Aug 15 to 2400 local, Aug 16
North American QSO Party, SSB 1800Z, Aug 15 to 0600Z, Aug 16
World Wide Digi DX Contest 1200Z, Aug 29 to 1200Z, Aug 30

September 2020

All Asian DX Contest, Phone 0000Z, Sep 5 to 2400Z, Sep 6
WAE DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Sep 12 to 2359Z, Sep 13
ARRL September VHF Contest 1800Z, Sep 12 to 0300Z, Sep 14
North American Sprint, CW 0000Z-0400Z, Sep 13
ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Sep 19 to 2400 local, Sep 20
Scandinavian Activity Contest, CW 1200Z, Sep 19 to 1200Z, Sep 20
North American Sprint, RTTY 0000Z-0400Z, Sep 20
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY 0000Z, Sep 26 to 2400Z, Sep 27

October 2020

California QSO Party 1600Z, Oct 3 to 2159Z, Oct 4
Scandinavian Activity Contest, SSB 1200Z, Oct 10 to 1200Z, Oct 11
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Oct 24 to 2400Z, Oct 25

November 2020

ARRL Sweepstakes Contest, CW 2100Z, Nov 7 to 0300Z, Nov 9
WAE DX Contest, RTTY 0000Z, Nov 14 to 2359Z, Nov 15
JIDX Phone Contest 0700Z, Nov 14 to 1300Z, Nov 15
ARRL Sweepstakes Contest, SSB 2100Z, Nov 21 to 0300Z, Nov 23
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Nov 28 to 2400Z, Nov 29

December 2020

ARRL 160-Meter Contest 2200Z, Dec 4 to 1600Z, Dec 6
ARRL 10-Meter Contest 0000Z, Dec 12 to 2359Z, Dec 13
Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Dec 26 to 1500Z, Dec 27