Operating the ‘22 MI QSO Party

The Big One! Great work, Joe!!

New Categories Added to ARRL June VHF Contest

Participants in the Single Operator categories for the June VHF Contest can now enter in All Mode (which includes all digital modes) or Analog-Only (CW and SSB/FM) subcategories. The ARRL Programs and Services Committee, with guidance from the Contest Advisory Committee, has approved this rule change in response to the survey that was sent to participants of ARRL VHF contests late last year. For full rules and details, visit

2022 Dayton Contest University News

Tim Duffy, K3LR, has announced that the 2022 Dayton Contest University (CTU) Course Outline is now posted online, at In addition, on Friday, May 20 and Saturday, May 21, there will be a shuttle bus traveling to and from the main entrance to the Hope Hotel that will take hams to the front area of Hamvention. The bus will return to the Hope Hotel for additional passengers. The service will start at 7:00 AM end at 5:00 PM each day, with the last bus leaving from Hamvention. The shuttle bus service is provided by Hamvention and CTU. Tim also announced that tickets are still available for the Contest Dinner at the Hope Hotel on Saturday, May 21, with Keynote Speaker Joe Rudi, NK7U. Visit to purchase tickets. -ARRL Contest Update