Contesting

Contesting is an activity where amateur radio stations attempt to make as many two-way contacts with other stations as possible, following certain defined parameters of the competition, to maximize a score.

W5WZ is a charter member of the Louisiana Contest Club

  • North American QSO Party SSB, January 2020, M/2 – 1st place
  • North American QSO Party CW, January 2020, M/2 – 7th place
  • North American QSO Party SSB, August 2019, M/2 – 3rd place
  • North American QSO Party SSB, January 2019, M/2 – 4th place
  • North American QSO Party SSB, August 2018, M/2 – 3rd place
  • North American QSO Party SSB, January 2018, M/2 – 4th place
  • CQ WW CW 2019, M/S – #2 US 5th call area, #27 North America, #91 World
  • CQ WW CW 2018, SOAB(A) LP – #9 US 5th call area, #141 North America, #510 World
  • CQ WW CW 2017, SOAB(A) HP – #7 US 5th call area, #138 North America, #307 World
  • CQ WW CW 2015, SOAB(A) HP – #5 US 5th call area, #156 North America, #331 World
  • 2019 ARRL Nov SS SSB, M/S – #1 Delta Division, #5 overall
  • 2018 ARRL Nov SS SSB, M/S – #1 Delta Division, #5 overall
  • 2017 ARRL Nov SS SSB, M/S – #1 Delta Division, #2 overall