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Welcome to the
 

Virginia DX Century Club
 

We are a specialty amateur radio club that specializes in distance communication or DX.  Our premise is to make contacts with all Countries listed throughout the world by the International Amateur Radio Union and its various country organizations.  Contacts are made via two way radio frequency transmissions on authorized amateur radio bands.  To learn more about amateur radio please go to the Amateur Radio Relay League or ARRL.

Go to the news page to see what is going on this month or in the near future.
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Monthly Meetings

The next meeting will be held at the Ynot Italian Restaurant, 3276 Princess Anne Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23456  Dinner starts roughly at 6:15 PM. Each member is responsible for his/her own dinner.  

CLICK HERE TO SEE A MAP AND FULL DETAILS!

Next Meeting

Tuesday, October 16th , 7:15 PM

Pre-meeting Dinner anytime after 6:00 PM
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Membership
Membership is available to anyone that is interested in Amateur Radio DX'ing and Contesting. See the membership page for full details.
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Tidewater PVRC Chapter

Next Meeting

Tuesday, October 16th, 7:00 PM


The Tidewater Chapter of the Potomac Valley Radio Club (PVRC) meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM before the VADXCC meeting.  PVRC is a regional club that specializes in contesting or "Radio sport".    The Contest Club is centered on Asland, VA and has chapters in VA, DC, DE, MD, NC, PA and VA.  To learn more about the club please go to the PVRC website listed on the left menu.
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DX News September Calendar




WA7BNN Contest Calendar
SARL VHF/UHF Analogue Contest 1600Z, Sep 14 to 1000Z, Sep 16
+ Collegiate QSO Party 0000Z, Sep 15 to 2359Z, Sep 16
+ ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest 0600 local, Sep 15 to 2400 local, Sep 16
+ SARL VHF/UHF Digital Contest 1000Z, Sep 15 to 1000Z, Sep 16
+ All Africa International DX Contest 1200Z, Sep 15 to 1200Z, Sep 16
+ Scandinavian Activity Contest, CW 1200Z, Sep 15 to 1200Z, Sep 16
+ SRT HF Contest SSB 1300Z, Sep 15 to 1300Z, Sep 16
+ Iowa QSO Party 1400Z, Sep 15 to 0200Z, Sep 16
+ QRP Afield 1500Z-2100Z, Sep 15
+ Washington State Salmon Run 1600Z, Sep 15 to 0700Z, Sep 16 and
  1600Z-2400Z, Sep 16
+ New Hampshire QSO Party 1600Z, Sep 15 to 0400Z, Sep 16 and
  1600Z-2200Z, Sep 16
+ New Jersey QSO Party 1600Z, Sep 15 to 0359Z, Sep 16 and
  1400Z-2000Z, Sep 16
+ Feld Hell Sprint 1800Z-1959Z, Sep 15
+ North American Sprint, RTTY 0000Z-0400Z, Sep 16
+ BARTG Sprint 75 1700Z-2059Z, Sep 16
+ Run for the Bacon QRP Contest 0100Z-0300Z, Sep 17
+ 144 MHz Fall Sprint 1900 local - 2300 local, Sep 17
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 19
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Sep 19 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Sep 19 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Sep 20
+ RSGB 80m Autumn Series, CW 1900Z-2030Z, Sep 19
+ NAQCC CW Sprint 0030Z-0230Z, Sep 20
+ NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Sep 21
+ NCCC Sprint Ladder 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 21
+ AGB NEMIGA Contest 2100Z-2400Z, Sep 21
+ FOC QSO Party 0000Z-2359Z, Sep 22
+ Maine QSO Party 1200Z, Sep 22 to 1200Z, Sep 23
+ UK/EI DX Contest, SSB 1200Z, Sep 22 to 1200Z, Sep 23
+ AGCW VHF/UHF Contest 1400Z-1700Z, Sep 22 (144) and
  1700Z-1800Z, Sep 22 (432)
+ North American SSB Sprint Contest 0000Z-0400Z, Sep 23
+ Classic Exchange, CW 1300Z, Sep 23 to 0700Z, Sep 24 and
  1300Z, Sep 25 to 0700Z, Sep 26
+ 220 MHz Fall Sprint 1900 local - 2300 local, Sep 25
+ SKCC Sprint 0000Z-0200Z, Sep 26
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 26
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Sep 26 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Sep 26 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Sep 27
+ UKEICC 80m Contest 2000Z-2100Z, Sep 26
+ RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data 1900Z-2030Z, Sep 27
+ NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Sep 28
+ NCCC Sprint Ladder 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 28
+ ARRL EME Contest 0000Z, Sep 29 to 2359Z, Sep 30
+ Feld Hell Sprint 0000Z-2359Z, Sep 29
+ CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY 0000Z, Sep 29 to 2400Z, Sep 30
+ Texas QSO Party 1400Z, Sep 29 to 0200Z, Sep 30 and
  1400Z-2000Z, Sep 30
+ Classic Exchange, Phone 1300Z, Sep 30 to 0700Z, Oct 1 and
  1300Z, Oct 2 to 0700Z, Oct 3
 
October 2018
+ IQRP Quarterly Marathon 0800Z, Oct 1 to 2000Z, Oct 7
+ ARS Spartan Sprint 0100Z-0300Z, Oct 2
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 3
+ German Telegraphy Contest 0700Z-1000Z, Oct 3
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Oct 3 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Oct 3 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Oct 4
+ 432 MHz Fall Sprint 1900 local - 2300 local, Oct 3
+ UKEICC 80m Contest 2000Z-2100Z, Oct 3
+ NRAU 10m Activity Contest 1700Z-1800Z, Oct 4 (CW) and
  1800Z-1900Z, Oct 4 (SSB) and
  1900Z-2000Z, Oct 4 (FM) and
  2000Z-2100Z, Oct 4 (Dig)
+ SARL 80m QSO Party 1700Z-2000Z, Oct 4
+ SKCC Sprint Europe 1900Z-2100Z, Oct 4
+ NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Oct 5
+ NCCC Sprint 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 5
+ YLRL DX/NA YL Anniversary Contest 1400Z, Oct 5 to 0200Z, Oct 7
+ TRC DX Contest 0600Z, Oct 6 to 1800Z, Oct 7
+ Microwave Fall Sprint 0800 local - 1400 local, Oct 6
+ Oceania DX Contest, Phone 0800Z, Oct 6 to 0800Z, Oct 7
+ Russian WW Digital Contest 1200Z, Oct 6 to 1159Z, Oct 7
+ International HELL-Contest 1600Z-1800Z, Oct 6 (80m) and
  0900Z-1100Z, Oct 7 (40m)
+ California QSO Party 1600Z, Oct 6 to 2200Z, Oct 7
+ FISTS Fall Slow Speed Sprint 1700Z-2100Z, Oct 6
+ SKCC QSO Party 1800Z, Oct 6 to 1800Z, Oct 7
+ RSGB DX Contest 0500Z-2300Z, Oct 7
+ UBA ON Contest, SSB 0600Z-0900Z, Oct 7
+ Peanut Power QRP Sprint 2200Z-2359Z, Oct 7
+ RSGB 80m Autumn Series, CW 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 8
+ 10-10 Int. 10-10 Day Sprint 0001Z-2359Z, Oct 10
+ NAQCC CW Sprint 0030Z-0230Z, Oct 10
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 10
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Oct 10 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Oct 10 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Oct 11
+ NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Oct 12
+ NCCC Sprint 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 12
+ Makrothen RTTY Contest 0000Z-0800Z, Oct 13 and
  1600Z-2400Z, Oct 13 and
  0800Z-1600Z, Oct 14
+ Nevada QSO Party 0300Z, Oct 13 to 2100Z, Oct 14
+ Oceania DX Contest, CW 0800Z, Oct 13 to 0800Z, Oct 14
+ QRP ARCI Fall QSO Party 1200Z, Oct 13 to 2359Z, Oct 14
+ Scandinavian Activity Contest, SSB 1200Z, Oct 13 to 1200Z, Oct 14
+ SKCC Weekend Sprintathon 1200Z, Oct 13 to 2400Z, Oct 14
+ Arizona QSO Party 1600Z, Oct 13 to 0600Z, Oct 14 and
  1400Z to 2400Z, Oct 14
+ Pennsylvania QSO Party 1600Z, Oct 13 to 0500Z, Oct 14 and
  1300Z-2200Z, Oct 14
+ FISTS Fall Unlimited Sprint 1700Z-2100Z, Oct 13
+ South Dakota QSO Party 1800Z, Oct 13 to 1800Z, Oct 14
+ PODXS 070 Club 160m Great Pumpkin Sprint 2000Z, Oct 13 to 2000Z, Oct 14
+ UBA ON Contest, CW 0530Z-0800Z, Oct 14
+ UBA ON Contest, 6m 0800Z-1000Z, Oct 14
+ 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint 0000Z-0200Z, Oct 15
+ ARRL School Club Roundup 1300Z, Oct 15 to 2359Z, Oct 19
+ Telephone Pioneers QSO Party 1800Z, Oct 15 to 0300Z, Oct 16
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 17
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Oct 17 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Oct 17 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Oct 18
+ RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 17
+ NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Oct 19
+ NCCC Sprint 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 19
+ Araucaria World Wide VHF Contest 0000Z, Oct 20 to 1600Z, Oct 21
+ JARTS WW RTTY Contest 0000Z, Oct 20 to 2400Z, Oct 21
+ 10-10 Int. Fall Contest, CW 0001Z, Oct 20 to 2359Z, Oct 21
+ New York QSO Party 1400Z, Oct 20 to 0200Z, Oct 21
+ Stew Perry Topband Challenge 1500Z, Oct 20 to 1500Z, Oct 21
+ Worked All Germany Contest 1500Z, Oct 20 to 1459Z, Oct 21
+ Feld Hell Sprint 2000Z-2359Z, Oct 20
+ Asia-Pacific Fall Sprint, CW 0000Z-0200Z, Oct 21
+ UBA ON Contest, 2m 0700Z-1000Z, Oct 21
+ Illinois QSO Party 1700Z, Oct 21 to 0100Z, Oct 22
+ RSGB RoLo CW 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 21
+ Run for the Bacon QRP Contest 0100Z-0300Z, Oct 22
+ SKCC Sprint 0000Z-0200Z, Oct 24
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 24
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Oct 24 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Oct 24 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Oct 25
+ RSGB 80m Autumn Series, SSB 1900Z-2030Z, Oct 25
+ NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Oct 26
+ NCCC Sprint 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 26
+ CQ Worldwide DX Contest, SSB 0000Z, Oct 27 to 2400Z, Oct 28
+ ARRL EME Contest 0000Z, Oct 27 to 2359Z, Oct 28
+ Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Oct 31
+ CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Oct 31 and
  1900Z-2000Z, Oct 31 and
  0300Z-0400Z, Nov 1
+ UKEICC 80m Contest 2000Z-2100Z, Oct 31

Radio Sport or Contest Calendar: Contests
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