A new kind of Contest “Portable Operation Challenge”

This is the Contest for the little (non “Super Station”) operator, QRP gains ALL the advantages. This looks to be a game changer in the contest world scoring favors Low power, single transceiver, Portable. No advantages to multi transceiver, big power, big antennas, multi operator or even special power systems. the rules are a little tough to interpret but there is some good information/explanation on the recent “HamNation” episode of August 26 2020.

In this Episode of Ham Nation, the information on “Portable Operation Challenge is well explained. Get quickly to the explanation by scrolling in to about the 45 minute mark. It is certainly worth watching to learn how this new contest favors the QRP portable operator and actually handicaps those “Super Station” contest veterans!

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