The International Naval Contest (INC) takes place every year on the second weekend of December.

This year, RNARS, the "Royal Naval Amateur Radio Society", will be sponsor of the International Naval Contest.

When:       9th December 2017 16:00 UTC  to  10th December 2017 15:59 UTC

Bands:      3.5 - 7 - 14 - 21 - 28 MHz

Prefered frequencies:
   CW:   3,565 - 7,020 - 14,055 - 21,160 - 28,350 MHz
   SSB:  3,625 - 7,060 - 14,303 - 21,175 - 28,993 MHz

Mode:       CW - SSB - Mixed

Informations to be given on contact:

   1. Naval Club Member: RST+CLUB+MEMBERSHIP NUMBER (eg. "599 MI100")
   2. Non Naval Member: RST+NUMBER (eg. "599 001")


   1. Naval club members:              10 points
   2. Non-Naval members:                1 point


   1. Every contacted and logged member of a participating Naval Club.
   2. Every station only counted once as a multiplier during the contest
       regardless of the number of bands you work them on.
   3. Participation in the contest is allowed only under   o n e   membership number.

Score:   Total QSO points * Multipliers = total score

Participating naval clubs:

BMARS Belgian Maritime Amateur Radio Society: BM
MFCA Marine Funker Club Austria: CA
FNARS Finnish Naval Amateur Radio Society: FN
INORC Italian Naval "Old Rhythmers" Club": IN
MARAC Marine Amateur Radio Club Netherlands: MA
MF Marinefunker-Runde e.V.: MF
ARMI Associazione Radioamatori Marinai Italiani: MI
RNARS Royal Naval Amateur Radio Society: RN
YO-MARC Romanian Marine Radio Amateur Club: YO
NRA Núcleo de Radio Amadores da Armada Portugal: PN

Participants classes:
A = Naval Station all band mixed mode (single op)
B = Naval Station all band CW (single op)
C = Naval Station all band SSB (single op)
D = All band SWL
E = Naval Club Station (multi op)
F = Non Naval Station

Trophies:    The  1st winner of each class.
Award (PDF) for all participants.


   1. It is expected that the logbook owner has already included a calculation of the
       total score on the cover as a "FAIR PLAY STATEMENT" stating that the rules have        been applied during operation to the log attaches.

Download under  INC cover sheet in MS-Word  or   INC cover sheet as PDF

   2. The chronological log extract in paper or electronically as a email attachment
       must be submitted (in one of these formats: Cabrillo, Word or Excel).

Download RNARS proposal   log sheet in MS-Excel

   3. For a paper log extract the log sheet or standard log sheet has to used.

Download unter  INC log sheet in MS-Word  or   INC log sheet as PDF

The cover sheet must be filled in fully and correctly. Any incomplete form cover is considered as control log.

Contest manager:
(All handwritten paper logs are to be sent by letter to:)

Contest manager of RNARS

            Mick Puttick - G3LIK
            21 Sanyfield Crescent
            Hants, PO8 8SQ

The log in electronic should be sent to:


Logs to be received by:    31st December 2017
(deadline / postmarked)

All informations without engagement !


The results 2017

Remark: For these results MF-Runde will not be responsible.

In case of request please contact directly the organizer!


last update: 01/03/2018  © dk9os