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CUWS Uses G6XX during the World Cup – June 2018

CUWS used the special RSGB Contest Club callsign G6XX on a couple of days during the football World Cup Championship in June. Ops included G3ZAY, M0WUT, M0ZCJ, G7VJR, M/KD2LXA, 2E0FFC, 2E0XSM, M0VFC, M0WJE, M0BLF, and M1BXF. Around 1500 contacts were made with up to 3 stations QRV simultaneously.

Dom, M/KD2LXA operating as G6XX.

Rob, M0VFC with the third operating position (K3 + Juma amp) on 18MHz.

Charlie M0ZCJ on 14MHz.

Sean 2E0XSM using G6XX

David 2E0FFC using G6XX

The event finished with the annual CUWS BBQ.