Baltic Contest 2021 final results

We are happy to announce the final results of the Baltic Contest 2021!

Certificate winners will be mentioned in the Baltic Contest results 2021 / Rules 2021 booklet later this year.

Thanks to everyone who took part in the contest! Congratulations to the winners and see you in the Baltic Contest 2022! 🙂

73,

Karolina LY5XX

Welcome to on-site international high frequency competition “Lithuanian HF CUP 2021”

Lithuanian Radio Sports Federation has the honor to invite contesters to take part in the international on-site HF competition Lithuanian HF CUP 2021.


The 24th Lithuanian HF CUP will take place on 19th June 2021 on holiday resort-city Birštonas, which is situated 40 km south from Kaunas.

About 10-15 on-site participants will use call signs LY21A – LY21Z.


You are welcome to enter this contest as on-site competitor or as a participant!

For on-site participants the registration starts from 2021-05-25 till 2021-06-19 by email: lrsf@lrsf.lt or rolandas.zakelis@ktu.lt or by cell phone number: +370-691-44414.

Information on lrsf web-site www.lrsf.lt will be updated each day. The on-site competitors raw scores will be updated each 15 minutes during the competition.

73! 88! LRSF board

Online results:

PositionContest call18:1518:2918:4518:5919:1519:29Confirmed
QSO
Place
1LY21W242953587685855
2LY21F163049628298974
3LY21L14315267901051052
4LY21J192647526978736
5
6LY21V151937446067677
7LY21A365470941101101
8LY21G21304865851031033
(competition time is LMT – Lithuanian Mean Time)

Several photos:

LY57BC

 

LY57BC – is a special call for the 57th Baltic Contest.

This call will be active since May 1st to June 1st.

QSL via eQSL and Lotw.

Operators:

Algirdas LY2BMX, Arvydas LY2DX,  Pranas LY2J, Mindaugas LY4L, Marius LY4Z,  Rolandas LY5AA, Arnas LY5AX, Karolina LY5XX, Dainius LY5YY, Gediminas LY9A.

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We would also like to invite you to take part in the Baltic Contest – the biggest HF contest in the Baltic States! It is on 22nd May from 21.00 UTC till 02.00 UTC 23rd May on 80 m band.

You can find contest rules on Lithuanian Radio Sports Federation website:
http://www.lrsf.lt/en/balticcontestrules/

Logs received and results will be announced on www.lrsf.lt/en/

Good luck and see you in the contest

Coming soon…Baltic Contest 2021

 

The 57th BALTIC CONTEST (2021)

General rules

The Lithuanian Radio Sports Federation has the honor to invite radio amateurs all over the world to enter 57th Baltic Contest 2021

The aim: to promote radio sport in the Baltic States and to expand relations among radio amateurs of the Baltic and the World.

The object: to establish as many contacts as possible with amateur stations worldwide.

Period: from 2100z May 22, 2021 till 0200z May 23, 2021 UTC

Sections:  

A – single operator, CW/SSB

B – single operator, CW

C – single operator, SSB

D – single operator, assisted, CW/SSB

E – multi operator, single TX

F – SWL

Any use of DX spotting networks (Skimmer, DX cluster, sked pages and etc.) for section A, B, C is not permitted. Only one transmitted signal is allowed at any time.

Frequencies: CW (3510-3600) kHz, SSB (3600-3750) kHz.

Exchange: RS(T) and serial number starting from 001. Each station may be worked once in SSB and once in CW.

Scoring: for participants in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania: each QSO with Europe counts 1 point and QSO with another continent counts 2 points.

For participants in Europe: each QSO with Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania counts 10 points, each QSO with another participant counts 1 point.

For participants outside Europe: each QSO with ES, YL, LY counts 20 points, each QSO with another participant counts 1 point.

SWL report must contain both callsigns and at least one of the control numbers.

Final score: the sum of QSO points. When the number of points is equal, the criteria for priority are for better percentage of QSO confirmation; for more DX QSO.

Awards: certificates will be awarded to the leading stations of each section for every country (DXCC). Winners in A, B, C, D, E, F sections in the Baltic States (ES, LY, YL), Europe and outside Europe will receive originally designed medals.

Special trophies: (trophy/donor)

 

Oldtimer Baltic States (from 70 years old)Estonian Amateur Radio Union (A. Kallaste ES1CW Memorial)

Europe MIX LP
S.FranckeviÄŤius LY4AA
Baltic States LP (less than 100W output) Estonian Amateur Radio Union
DX LP (less than 100W output) Latvian Radio Amateur League
North America M.Jukna LY4L
Europe CW LP
G. LuÄŤinskas LY9A (R.Ĺ altauskas LY1Z Memorial)
Estonia Kaunas University of Technology Radio Club
Latvia R.Baltušis LY6A
YL R. Žakelis LY5AA
Lithuania YL M.Stern 4Z4KX (E. Laurušonis LY2NL Memorial)
Youth (until 16 years) J.Urbonas LY4T
Lithuania CW G.LuÄŤinskas LY9A
Oldtimer  Europe (from 70 years old) Kaunas University of Technology Radio Club (A.Macas LY2OO Memorial)
Baltic States QRP (less than 5W output) Lithuanian Amateur Radio Society
Scandinavian countries T. Vahk ES5TV
LY youth (until 20 years) T. Misiūnas LY2OX
Oldtimer Baltic States (from 70 years old) Estonian Amateur Radio Union (A. Kallaste ES1CW Memorial)
European Russia CW M. Strandberg RM2D

NB: Only the operators who worked non-assisted will be eligible for the special trophy.

Logs: Deadline 2th June, 2021. Electronic logs should be uploaded using Log Uploader http://www.lrsf.lt/lt/bc-log-uploader/. 

If you have issues using the uploader, you can send your log to balticcontest@inbox.lt. Cabrillo file format is preferred. While sending your log via email, please indicate in the soapbox, if you want to receive paper or an electronic copy of the Baltic Contest booklet and diploma.

Paper logs should be mailed to LRSF, P. O. Box 210, Karaliaus Mindaugo pr. 49, LT-44333 Kaunas, Lithuania.

By submitting a log, you confirm that you comply with the contest rules and agree that your result will be published on LRSF website and in the Baltic Contest booklet.

The log MUST show the following information: callsign, name, age, entry, power, and QSO in chronological order. Each contact has to have correct time in GMT, frequency (or band), call, report with serial number sent, and report with serial number received. A log without all required information may be reclassified to checklog.

Disqualification: If any participant violates contest rules, referees’ committee can disqualify that participant.

Referee committee: Referee committee decision is final and indisputable.

If you wish to become a donor of a special trophy/a section winner trophy or to contribute to the Baltic Contest booklet – please contact us via email lrsf@lrsf.lt.

73!

Baltic Contest committee

 

Baltic Contest 2020 final results!

We are happy to announce the Baltic Contest 2020 final results and the winners of the special trophies.

You can find them by clicking here.

Congratulations to the winners!

Baltic Contest 2020 booklet will be published in a two months time.

Thanks for taking part and see you in the Baltic Contest 2021!

73!

Baltic Contest organizing committee

LY VUSHF CHAMPIONSHIP 2020

We would like to invite you and your fellow radio amateurs to participate in the annual LY VUSHF Championship which is scheduled to take place, as usually, on the third Saturday of August.

GENERAL RULES OF LITHUANIAN VHF/UHF/SHF CONTEST 2020
DATE: 15 th of August, 2020
TIME: 17.00 – 23.00 UTC
BANDS: 144 MHz, 432 MHz, 1296 MHz, 2.3 GHz, 5.7 GHz, 10 GHz
CONTACTS: All operation in accordance with IARU Region 1 band plans. Any
station may be worked, but to classify, QSO with at least 1 LY station is
necessary. Contacts via active repeaters, MS and EME are not valid.
MODES: CW, SSB, FM.
EXCHANGE: Signal report RS(T), serial number of QSO, starting from 001 in
each band, and WWL locator.

SCORING:
1 point/ kilometer on 144 MHz,
2 points/ kilometer on 432 MHz,
4 points/ kilometer on 1296 MHz,
8 points/ kilometer on 2.3 GHz,
16 points/ kilometer on 5.7 GHz,
32 points/ kilometer on 10 GHz.
Final score is the sum of all points in all bands during the contest period.
CLASSES:
1. Single operator. (SO)
2. Multi operators (up to 3). (MO)
AWARDS:
Up to three highest scoring stations in each class of each participating
country will receive the awards.

LOGS:
The logs in REG1TEST (EDI) format must be submitted within two weeks (last
day – August 29d. ) after contest period and sent with subject “LY VUSHF2020” to e-mail : utb@lrmd.lt
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LY56BC on air!

LY56BC – is a special call for the 56th Baltic Contest.

You will receive an electronic certificate if you manage to do 5 QSOs with LY56BC.

This call will be active since May 14th to May 31st.

To receive a certificate, please contact us via email lrsf@lrsf.lt

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We would also like to invite you to take part in the Baltic Contest – the biggest HF contest in the Baltic States! It is on 23rd May, 2020 from 21.00 UTC till 02.00 UTC 24th May on 80 m band.

You can find contest rules on Lithuanian Radio Sports Federation website:
http://www.lrsf.lt/en/balticcontestrules/

Logs received and results will be announced on www.lrsf.lt/en/

Good luck and see you in the contest!

73!

Carol LY5XX

Baltic Contest Manager