I. ObjectiveThe focus is on the ladies here. But of course all hams and SWLs are cordially invited to participate.
II. DatesAnnually on the first Tuesday in March from 1900 to 2100 UTC.
III. Frequencies3.520 – 3.560 kHz
IV. CategoriesYL, OM, SWL
V. Operation
  1. CALL: YLs call „CQ TEST“; OMs call: „CQ YL“
  2. EXCHANGE:
    YLs: RST report plus a progressive 3-digit serial number starting at 001 /YL/name. Example: 579024/YL/Rosel
    OMs: RST report plus a progressive 3-digit serial number starting at 001/name. Example: 589019/Otto
VI. Scoring
  1. QSO POINTS:
    OM-YL-QSO: 1 point,
    YL-YL-QSO: 2 points,
    OM-OM-QSO: 0 points.
    SWLs will get 3 points per complete logged QSO. One and the same YL must not be logged more than 3 times. Partially logged QSOs count proportionally.
  2. EXTRA POINTS: Each worked/heard country (also DL) gives an additional point.
  3. TOTAL SCORE: Sum of QSO points and extra points.
VII. AwardsEach participant will get a commemorative QSL card.
VIII. LOG-SubmissionEven small logs are welcome! The results will be published in the AGCW-INFO, in the YL-Info and in the CQ-DL.
  1. LOG INFORMATION: Submitter: Call, name and address. Columns: UTC, call, exchange sent (e.g. 559001), exchange received, name of the interlocutor, QSO points, total score and signature.
  2. MANAGER: Dr. Roswitha Otto, DL6KCR, St. Nikolaus Str. 26, D-52396 Heimbach, Germany.
    E-Mail: dl6kcr@web.de
  3. DEADLINE: Arrived at the manager until 31 March.