NORTH COAST CONTESTERS
Supporting Ham Radio Contesting Since 1989

Supporting Ham Radio Contesting Since 1989

NORTH COAST CONTESTERS

Upcoming Events & Activities

  • Summer Meeting at K3LR

    Tim, K3LR, president of NCC, has announced that NCC will hold another summer picnic-style meeting for the membership on Friday, July 29, beginning at 6PM.  Those of you who have attended previous picnics at Tim’s know that these meetings are a lot of fun and a great opportunity to see one of the world’s top […]
  • NCC to Sponsor Contest Dinner at Dayton 2016

    The Dayton Hamvention for 2016 will be held May 20-22 at the Hara Arena in Dayton. If you haven’t done so already, it’s time to make your hotel and contest dinner reservations. Once again, North Coast Contesters will sponsor the Contest Dinner and are proud to announce that Contest Hall of Fame member John Crovelli, […]
  • NCC Meeting January 16, 2016

    Mark your calendar for Saturday, January 16, 2016 when the next NCC meeting will be held.  Details will be announced on the club email reflector.  In the past the meetings have usually been held in the evening but with this meeting the time has been moved up to 3 PM in the afternoon.  Stay tuned […]

Latest News

  • CQWWDX CW Results Out – NCC Members On Top (Almost)

    The results of the 2015 CQWWDX CW contest have been posted and once again NCC shows the world how to do it! In the MM category, after three consecutive wins, K3LR slipped to second place in the US behind W3LPL as East Coast conditions proved to be impossible for the ops at ‘LR to overcome.  […]
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  • K3LR Adds 11th Straight Win in 2015 CQ WW SSB

    Once again, the ops at K3LR captured the top prize in the Multi-op Multi-transmitter category in the 2015 CQ WW DX SSB contest, registering their 11th straight NA win in the top SSB contesting event of the year. Tim’s crew managed 12,458 contacts and 31.6 million points, some 8 million points ahead of second-place W3LPL.  […]
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  • N8AA to Participate in CY9 DXpedition

    NCC founding member John Comella will be joining the August 19-29 DXpedition to St. Paul Island, CY9. This rare DX entity is an uninhabited island located in the Cabot Straights about 15 miles from the Northern tip of Nova Scotia. Due to its inaccessibility, a helicopter will be needed to reach the operating site. More […]
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  • February Sprint Results

    The preliminary results for the February 2016 NA CW Sprint are in. NCC members participated in two teams organized by K3LR. The teams included several members of the Mad River Radio Club plus a few of our friends from around the country. Congratulations to Eric, NO3M for coming in first among the 19 team members […]
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  • Report on January Annual NCC Meeting

    Here is Ray, ND8L’s report from the January 16 meeting at the QTH of Tom Lee, K8AZ. Thanks to K8AZ for hosting another great NCC winter get-together. Those of you who couldn’t join us missed a great time, capped off byW8WWV’s amazing video of the building of the 96, count ’em 96 element 10 meter array […]
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  • 2015 CQWW Phone Claimed Scores

    NCC’s multi-op powerhouses – K3LR, K8AZ and W2FU – once again produced some amazing scores in this year’s CQWW Phone contest. The top US M/M station of K3LR produced what will surely be their 11th straight USA win in this contest with 12,593 contacts and a claimed score of 32.5 million points.  Handicapped by poorer […]
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