Below is a collection of articles written by K4RO for the National Contest Journal. The column was titled “Contesting 101” and ran for four years from 2008 to 2011. The target audience was anyone just getting started in contesting. On behalf of TCG, we hope that you will find these articles informative.
#3 The Importance of Calling CQ
#4 The Contest Station is Never Done
#5 Competition – Winning, Losing, and Playing the Game
#8 SO2R – Single Operator Two Radios
#15 Call Sign and Exchange Databases
#19 Basic Antennas for Contesting
#20 Basic Propagation for Contesting