Voting for the best reportages of Febuary
Online voting for the best reportages (blog posts) of Febuary — is started and will continue until 23:59 UTC on March, 31.
The voting form is available through the new menu item:
QRP MARATHON > Voting for the best reportage of the month > February
Direct link: http://www.outdoorqrp.org/marathon/votings/feb
Refinement of the Marathon Rules, Map of places where from we are QRV etc.
- We have refined the criteria when radio station is considered as field if placed in the parks and recreational areas within the boundaries of settlements.
Refinement takes effect since 1 March 2017.
- The Map is published where we periodically mark all the places from which our participants are active on air.
Item in the main menu — “WHENCE?”
- When announcing your outing in the calendar (“ANNOUNCEMENTS”), you can now specify the alleged place of activity on the map, using the already existing list items or create a new location.
Results of “Field Flowers” outdoor QRP Marathon in 2016. Awarding
The “Field Flowers” QRP Marathon in 2016 was attended by 58 hams from 7 countries (ES, EW, JA, LZ, UA, UR, Z3). Moreover, the number of participants was growing from month to month. Of a total of 39 stations continuously participated in the Marathon and its activities.
The Seasonal activity days were carried out four times during the year, each of them was attended outdoors by 17 to 28 QPR fans.
Marathon participants came outdoors more than 700 times, almost 500 of them — to new for themselves places. In total 8714 QSOs with all six continents has been held in the Marathon, 4442 QSO by CW, 3772 QSO by Phone modes and 500 QSO in digital modes. 488 QSO was established through SAT-repeaters.