The Society of Midwest Contesters
The Society of Midwest Contesters

SMC Fest Program announced!


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Brian, N9ADG (Editor of ARRL Contest Update) will present on Sweepstakes and also his role in Contest Update – 50 minutes

Wyatt, AC0RA will present on VHF Contesting and his experiences roving. He is just now completing a very successful Gridpedtion for ARRL VHF to rare grids. – 50 minutes

Bart, W9JJ ARRL Radiosport and Field Services Manager – ARRL Contest update…50 minutes

Randy, NA9RB Lightning protection in the shack 20 minutes

Gary, W9XT Maximizing your Part Time scores – 20 minutes

Jim, N9JF QSO Party mobile operations – 20 minutes 

CJ, WT2P SO2R from a City Lot – 30 minutes

We will also have a short session with the ARRL officials in attendance to announce contest winners and awards. K9CT will also address current CAC activities. 

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Congratulations to the members who took part in the CQ VHF contest!

SMC Annual Board Meeting


L-R seated Craig, K9CT (President); Zig, KM9M (Membership Secretary); Valerie, NV9L (Treasurer); on table Eric, K9GY via Skype, Anthony, AB9YC; Ryan, KB9OWD
standing Jerry, WB9Z; Pat, WW9R; Gary, W9XT; Brian, K9QQ; CJ, WT2P; Ralph, K9ZO; Tim, K9WX; Tom, AA9A on Skype but not pictured. 

Board of Directors election results


The class of 2021 board has been elected. Congratulations to W9XT, WT2P and K9WX. A seat was filled on the 2019 class due to the vacancy of seat by K3WA, who is moving. WB9Z was elected to fill the term. Congratulations.