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CQ WPX Contest Dates

SSB: March 24 - 25, 2018

CW: May 27 - 28, 2017

0000 UTC Saturday -- 2359 UTC Sunday

CQ WPX CW Begins


This is the official web site of CQ World Wide WPX Contest.

The WPX Contest is based on an award offered by CQ Magazine for working all prefixes. Held on the last weekend of March (SSB) and May (CW), the contest draws thousands of entries from around the world.

Searchable Score Database

All WPX Contest entries for CW/SSB since 1975 have been entered into a searchable database.

Search the online database for any station or operator call sign:


Rules FAQ

Have questions about the rules and what they mean? Visit the Rules FAQ page for answers to the most commonly asked questions.

Log Check and Submit

The Log Check page allows you to upload your log and check its formatting. Once all errors are corrected you can have it send your log directly to the robot.

ADIF Log File Converter

The ADIF page allows you to upload your ADIF format log file and convert it to the Cabrillo format used for contest entries. You can then have it send your log directly to the robot. Nothing could be easier for submitting log files from your general purpose logger!

WPX Logs Now Public

CQ WPX Contest joins CQWW in making submitted logs public. This will enable participants to learn from others and do their own analysis of the contest activity. View logs.

Log Checking Reports

Log checking reports are provided online for all entrants. Notification is by email. If you did not receive yours, please contact director@cqwpx.com.

You can view examples of log check reports for some of the top scorers.

Online Certificates

Online certificates are available for 2010 and later. Use the search to find your call in the database. Then click on the [Cert] link to view the certificate in pdf format.

Future Contest Dates

SSB is always the last full weekend of March.

2018:   March 24 - 25
2019:   March 30 - 31
2020:   March 28 - 29

CW is always the last full weekend of May.

2018:   May 26 - 27
2019:   May 25 - 26
2020:   May 30 - 31

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Logs Received: SSB    CW

Raw Scores: SSB    CW

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