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 2018

ARRL RTTY Roundup 1800Z, Jan 6 to 2400Z, Jan 7
North American QSO Party, CW 1800Z, Jan 13 to 0600Z, Jan 14
North American QSO Party, SSB 1800Z, Jan 20 to 0600Z, Jan 21
CQ 160-Meter Contest, CW 2200Z, Jan 26 to 2159Z, Jan 28

February 2018

Mexico RTTY International Contest 1200Z, Feb 3 to 2359Z, Feb 4
CQ WW RTTY WPX Contest 0000Z, Feb 10 to 2400Z, Feb 11
ARRL Inter. DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Feb 17 to 2400Z, Feb 18
CQ 160-Meter Contest, SSB 2200Z, Feb 23 to 2159Z, Feb 25
North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Feb 24 to 0600Z, Feb 25

March 2018

ARRL Inter. DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Mar 3 to 2400Z, Mar 4
Russian DX Contest 1200Z, Mar 17 to 1200Z, Mar 18
CQ WW WPX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Mar 24 to 2400Z, Mar 25

April 2018

JIDX CW Contest 0700Z, Apr 14 to 1300Z, Apr 15
Ontario QSO Party 1800Z, Apr 21 to 1800Z, Apr 22

May 2018

CQ-M International DX Contest 1200Z, May 12 to 1159Z, May 13
CQ WW WPX Contest, CW 0000Z, May 26 to 2400Z, May 27

June 2018

ARRL June VHF Contest 1800Z, Jun 9 to 0300Z, Jun 11
All Asian DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Jun 16 to 2400Z, Jun 17
ARRL Field Day 1800Z, Jun 23 to 2100Z, Jun 24

July 2018

IARU HF World Championship 1200Z, Jul 14 to 1200Z, Jul 15
North American QSO Party, RTTY 1800Z, Jul 21 to 0600Z, Jul 22
CQ Worldwide VHF Contest 1800Z, Jul 21 to 2100Z, Jul 22

August 2018

North American QSO Party, CW 1800Z, Aug 4 to 0600Z, Aug 5
WAE DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Aug 11 to 2359Z, Aug 12
ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Aug 18 to 2400 local, Aug 19
North American QSO Party, SSB 1800Z, Aug 18 to 0600Z, Aug 19
Hawaii QSO Party 0700Z, Aug 25 to 2200Z, Aug 26

September 2018

All Asian DX Contest, Phone 0000Z, Sep 1 to 2400Z, Sep 2
WAE DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Sep 8 to 2359Z, Sep 9
ARRL September VHF Contest 1800Z, Sep 8 to 0300Z, Sep 10
ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Sep 15 to 2400 local, Sep 16
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY 0000Z, Sep 29 to 2400Z, Sep 30

October 2018

California QSO Party 1600Z, Oct 6 to 2159Z, Oct 7
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Oct 27 to 2400Z, Oct 28

November 2018

ARRL Sweepstakes Contest, CW 2100Z, Nov 3 to 0300Z, Nov 5
JIDX Phone Contest 0700Z, Nov 10 to 1300Z, Nov 11
ARRL Sweepstakes Contest, SSB 2100Z, Nov 17 to 0300Z, Nov 19
CQ Worldwide DX Contest, CW 0000Z, Nov 24 to 2400Z, Nov 25
ARRL 160-Meter Contest 2200Z, Nov 30 to 1600Z, Dec 2

December 2018

Ten-Meter RTTY Contest 0000Z-2400Z, Dec 2
ARRL 10-Meter Contest 0000Z, Dec 8 to 2359Z, Dec 9
Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Dec 29 to 1500Z, Dec 30