The 8th World Castles Weekend (WCW-2017)
Work on the air from historical places, monuments and the architectural constructions relating to fortification to rise of interest to historical and architectural heritage as well as visiting extant historical monuments.
During the World Castles Weekend there is a good possibility to fulfil a conditions of various award programs and increase your collection by beautiful QSL-cards.
Radio hams of all countries and territories are invited.
World Castles Activity Group (WCAG)
Support and partners:
The third weekend of June (Saturday and Sunday) – the 17th- 18th of June.
From 00:00 UTC of the 17th of June till 23:59 UTC of the 18th of June.
All HF and VHF amateur bands.
CW, SSB, DIGITAL, FM
«CQ WCW» – «CQ World Castles Weekend»
Stations working from fortresses, castles and other historical objects give report and number of object according to WCA-list . For example, 59(9) CT-01880.
WCAG members give report and member’s number. For example, 59(9) 011
Other hams give only report.
– for QSO/SWL with 5 radio stations working from fortresses and castles or WCAG members will be issued the memorable diploma-certificate WCW-2017 please e-mail request to Lovro S50LD;
– for operators working from fortresses and castles will be issued “WCAA – World Castles Activator” Award in addition to the memorable diploma-certificate WCW-2017, e-mail request to Andrew RN1CW.
The additional information:
WCA website: http://www.wcagroup.org
We invite to co-operating of radio hams, radio clubs, the organizations ready to take active part in this action.
73 & 11! Meet you on the air!