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

February 2024

North American Sprint, CW 0000Z-0359Z, Feb 4
CQ WW RTTY WPX Contest 0000Z, Feb 10 to 2359Z, Feb 11
ARRL Inter. DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Feb 17 to 2359Z, Feb 18
CQ 160-Meter Contest, SSB 2200Z, Feb 23 to 2200Z, Feb 25
North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Feb 24 to 0559Z, Feb 25

March 2024

ARRL Inter. DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Mar 2 to 2359Z, Mar 3
Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Mar 9 to 1500Z, Mar 10
North American Sprint, RTTY 0000Z-0359Z, Mar 10
CQ WW WPX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Mar 30 to 2359Z, Mar 31

April 2024

JIDX CW Contest 0700Z, Apr 13 to 1300Z, Apr 14

May 2024

CQ-M International DX Contest 1200Z, May 11 to 1159Z, May 12
CQ WW WPX Contest, CW 0000Z, May 25 to 2400Z, May 26

June 2024

ARRL Inter. Digital Contest 1800Z, Jun 1 to 2400Z, Jun 2
ARRL June VHF Contest 1800Z, Jun 8 to 0300Z, Jun 10
All Asian DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Jun 15 to 2400Z, Jun 16
Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Jun 15 to 1500Z, Jun 16
ARRL Field Day 1800Z, Jun 22 to 2100Z, Jun 23

July 2024

IARU HF World Championship 1200Z, Jul 13 to 1200Z, Jul 14
North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Jul 20 to 0559Z, Jul 21
CQ Worldwide VHF Contest 1800Z, Jul 20 to 2100Z, Jul 21
RSGB IOTA Contest 1200Z, Jul 27 to 1200Z, Jul 28

August 2024

North American QSO Party, CW 1800Z, Aug 3 to 0600Z, Aug 4
WAE DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Aug 10 to 2359Z, Aug 11
ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Aug 17 to 2400 local, Aug 18
North American QSO Party, SSB 1800Z, Aug 17 to 0600Z, Aug 18
World Wide Digi DX Contest 1200Z, Aug 24 to 1200Z, Aug 25

September 2024

All Asian DX Contest, Phone 0000Z, Sep 7 to 2400Z, Sep 8
North American Sprint, CW 0000Z-0400Z, Sep 8
WAE DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Sep 14 to 2359Z, Sep 15
ARRL September VHF Contest 1800Z, Sep 14 to 0300Z, Sep 16
North American Sprint, RTTY 0000Z-0400Z, Sep 15
ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Sep 21 to 2400 local, Sep 22
Scandinavian Activity Contest, CW 1200Z, Sep 21 to 1200Z, Sep 22
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY 0000Z, Sep 28 to 2400Z, Sep 29

October 2024

California QSO Party 1600Z, Oct 5 to 2200Z, Oct 6
Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Oct 19 to 1500Z, Oct 20
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Oct 26 to 2400Z, Oct 27

November 2024

ARRL Sweepstakes Contest, CW 2100Z, Nov 2 to 0300Z, Nov 4
JIDX Phone Contest 0700Z, Nov 9 to 1300Z, Nov 10
ARRL Sweepstakes Contest, SSB 2100Z, Nov 16 to 0300Z, Nov 18
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Nov 23 to 2400Z, Nov 24

December 2024

ARRL 160-Meter Contest 2200Z, Dec 6 to 1600Z, Dec 8
ARRL 10-Meter Contest 0000Z, Dec 14 to 2359Z, Dec 15
Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Dec 28 to 1500Z, Dec 29
RAEM Contest 0000Z-1159Z, Dec 29