PVRC October 2015

news of interest from the region!
Welcome to the Potomac Valley Radio Club Website.  This site is dedicated to Amateur Radio "Radio Sport" activities or contesting.  Please feel free to venture through our pages and history.  The latest newsletter,  October 2015 Newsletter   is available here or under the Reference button! 

Officers for 2015 - check the contacts page for full details.  President is Ethan Miller, K8GU; Vice President is Bud Governale, W3LL, Vice President is Tom Valenti, K3AJ, Secretary is Vic Culver, W4VIC and the Treasurer is Bill Hider, N3RR.

Current Contests

Current DX spots

News of interest from around the region!

  • It is contest time!  With CQWW DX SSB approaching on the 24th & 25th please remember to file your scores on the 3830 website above.

  • We are looking for officer candidates for 2016.  Please read the article in the October newsletter on nominations and elections.

  • At the VB Beach Hamfest a group of PVRC Officers held a PVRC forum.  Here is a picture of them - from left to right:  Don Lynch W4ZYT - Director; Vic Culver W4VIC - Secretary; Tom Valenti K3AJ - Vice President and Bud Governale W3LL - Vice President.

Welcome to our newest member!

  • Bob Hines Jr.  AA5AX of the NC West Chapter

The PVRC CONTEST COOKBOOK by K3TN, K0DQ, K3ZO and N3JT has been updated.  The original edition was created in 1994.  Take a look, use it to increase your contest scores - and if you have any hints/kinks/ideas of your own to add then send them to K3TN to continue this as a living document.  Click here to download or look under the Reference tab if needed in the future

Officers and contacts are now listed under the Reference Button above with menu item PVRC Reference!

Donations to PVRC are not tax deductible

Potomac Valley Radio Club 2015