Sugar Delta World Contest 2015 Rules & Guidelines - Open to all group Sugar Delta or non Sugar Delta!!

SENDING LOGS:
PAPER & EMAILED LOGS MUST BE SENT WELL WITHIN THE DEADLINE DATE: DECEMBER 21TH 2015 ANY LOGS RECEIVED AFTER
OR ON THIS DATE WILL BE VOID.
 
Start-End dates and times:
First Weekend start: 24 October 2015 @ 12.00 AM GMT
First Weekend End: 25 October 2015 @ 12.00 PM GMT
Second Weekend start: 7 november 2015 @ 12.00 AM GMT
Second Weekend End: 8 november 2015 @ 12.00 PM GMT

( ALL LOGS MUST BE IN GMT TIME) PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU KNOW YOUR LOCAL TIME IN GMT BEFORE YOU START THE CONTEST,
AS YOU WILL BE DISQUALIFIED IF YOU START OR END AFTER 12.00 GMT.

Contest Manager Address & E-Mail:
Contest Manager: PO Box 344022 Rostov on Don 344022 Russia
email:   contestmanager@sugar-delta.org and 50sd001@rambler.ru This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view itaaadd

Scores:
1 Point for each contact Multiplied by the divisions worked ie: 50 progressives x 10 divisions = 500 Points You MUST give and receive a progressive number, contacts with ALL stations are valid only if a progressive number is given between both stations, NO PROGRESSIVE NO POINT!, The Only acceptation will be: when working an SES, DX, IOTA or Zero The Contact( in the log) will be accepted providing the contest manager can obtain a copy of the log book of the activation to confirm the contact and WILL be accepted without a progressive number received or given. Who Can you Contact: You can work operators in any division including your own.

Contest Logs:
From this year i can only accept official SD Log sheets, they can be downloaded from the web site here
 
Or request it from the contest manager via email. (ONLY SEND THE SHEETS IN THE LOG BOOK YOU USE, DO NOT SEND EMPTY PAGES) (DO NOT COLOUR IN ANY OF THE LOG BOOK PAGES, PLEASE BLACK AND WHITE ONLY) Participation: If you participate within the Contest please ALL send in your logs whether you have made 1 contact or more, this will be very much appreciated.

Calling Frequency:
27.595 then QSY to any frequency for the QSO providing it is within your countries local laws and regulations.You can use 27.555 if your radio will not transmit on 27.595, i ask all where possible to use 27.595 to avoid making too much qrm on 555 for those who do not participate within the contest to give them a chance to make some DX.

Trophies:
The first top 3 finalist within the SD Members Single and Multi operators will receive a trophy each. The first placed Single operator Non SD Member will receive a Trophy The first placed Multi Operator Non SD Member will Receive a Trophy each. Trophies will be sent from the Winning operators division to save on postage and insurance costs, the HQ of the division can claim all expenses from the SD HQ Treasurer 14 SD 007 Pierrot. ALL top logs will be spot checked.

 READ RULE: 
1. Under no circumstances is it permissible for any operator either prior or during any contest to self spot, arrange schedules or arrange QSY frequencies on any internet cluster or forum, nor to give, receive or exchange any progressive number via any internet cluster or forums.
2. Under no circumstances during any contest is it permissible or any member to give, receive or exchange any QSO information that was not received during the QSO via any internet cluster or forum or in any other communication method whatsoever.
3. Any operator found in breach of rule 1 or 2 will be immediately disqualified from the contest and for SD members may face disciplinary action.

Good Luck to All
Mr. Alex 50SD001 Sugar Delta World Contest Manager 2015
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