CQ Magazine's Annual DX Marathon

   2017 High Claimed Scores

 

15 January 2018

 

The following are the high claimed scores as submitted for the 2017 edition of CQ Magazine's annual DX Marathon.  Scores may contain pirates, incorrect callsigns, incorrect zones, non-valid operations, antennas not approved for Limited or Formula Class and entry errors that may reduce any of these scores.  Final results of the 2017 DX Marathon will be published in the June 2018 issue of CQ Magazine and on this web site after June 1st, 2018.

 

The maximum possible score in 2017 was 332 for mixed mode.

 

 

TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY CLASS
UNLIMITED LIMITED
Callsign Score Callsign Score
KC6AWX 333 EA8KC 299
PY5EG 329 HA0IV 293
K2TQC 328 IK2RPE 280
R6YY 327 PY2RJ 260
EA1DR 327 YV5OIE 254
OM3EY 325 PU2WSQ 248
K7BV 324 PY2SPW 244
FORMULA - 100W FORMULA - 5W
Callsign Score Callsign Score
SV1CNS 278 K4AR 238
HA7LJ 267 IV3AOL 234
PU2WDF 256 OK5WF 212
PY2CX 248 W8QZA 196
N4RI 247 IZ3NVR 161
       
TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY MODE
PHONE CW
Callsign Score Callsign Score
IK0OZD 311 OK2PAY 318
PA2LO 302 W1NG 311
ZR6GR 260 W4QN 307
EA5HRV 252 EA7TG 292
KL7KK 244 W4JS 292
DIGITAL  
Callsign Score    
OM5XX 290    
IK2RPE 280    
EC1DBO 279    
IK5FKF 271    
PY2RJ 260    
       
TOP CONTINENTAL SCORES
AFRICA ASIA
Callsign Score Callsign Score
EA8AXT 312 A65CA 298
EA8KC 299 JA0DAI 288
ZR6GR 260 A92GE 285
CT3HF 223 9K2NO 276
ZS6AI 218 R9AB 264
EUROPE NORTH AMERICA
Callsign Score Callsign Score
EA1DR 327 KC6AWX 333
R6YY 327 K2TQC 328
OM3EY 325 K7BV 324
IZ8JAI 320 VE3VEE 322
OK2PAY 318 K5EK 321
OCEANIA SOUTH AMERICA
Callsign Score Callsign Score
VK3GA 310 PY5EG 329
ZL2IFB 293 PY5DK 308
YB1AR 270 PY2COY 291
VK3SIM 260 PY4HO 286
YB5QZ 242 PY4OY 275
       
TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY BAND
6 10
Callsign Score Callsign Score
I4EAT 138 PU2PSP 120
IW2CAM 101 PU5BOY 78
LU5FF 37 PU5SKW 74
    PY2TMV 54
    PP5TU 53
12 15
Callsign Score Callsign Score
WK3N 156 PU2WSQ 248
    PU2NOE 196
    PY2KJ 181
    PU8YPL 177
    PY2UD 172
17 20
Callsign Score Callsign Score
LY5M 238 VE3VEE 322
K3FGO 221 PY5JAP 126
VU2IBI 133 PP5DZ 120
       
       
30 40
Callsign Score Callsign Score
    W9KNI 305
    9A2EU 292
    KB0EO 282
    K5BG 280
    K9CJ 237
80 160
Callsign Score Callsign Score
LY7M 267 NO3M 198
N4IS 239 K7ZV 170
PY7DJ 221 W1TC 150
N3QE 180 AA6YQ 149
K5TF 145 N8PR 146

 

 

TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY CQ ZONE
Zone Callsign Score
1 KL7KK 244
3 KC6AWX 333
4 VE3VEE 322
5 K2TQC 328
6 XE2AU 125
8 CO2AJ 190
9 YV5OIE 254
10 OA4DX 71
11 PY5EG 329
12 CE3DNP 190
13 LU7DD 193
14 EA1DR 327
15 OM3EY 325
16 R6YY 327
17 R9AB 264
20 YO9HP 317
21 A65CA 298
22 VU2WJ 236
24 BV1EK 203
25 JA0DAI 288
27 4F3BZ 119
28 YB1AR 270
29 VK6DW 171
30 VK3GA 310
32 ZL2IFB 293
33 EA8AXT 312
34 SU9JG 211
38 ZR6GR 260
40 TF3JB 191
Zones with no leaders had no submissions

 

 

TOP COUNTRY SCORES
Country Callsign Score
6Y 6Y0D 122
9A 9A2EU 292
9K 9K2NO 276
A6 A65CA 298
A9 A92GE 285
BV BV1EK 203
BY BA4TB 58
CE CE3DNP 190
CE9 DP1POL 121
CN CN2HZ 87
CO CO2AJ 190
CT CT1IUA/CT4NH 301
CT3 CT3HF 223
DL DL5AN 316
DU 4F3BZ 119
EA EA1DR 327
EA8 EA8AXT 312
EI EI7CC 260
EU EV1R 304
G G4AYU 207
GI GI4DOH 251
GU GU0SUP 174
GW GW4EVX 125
HA HA0IV 293
HK HK3W 252
HZ 7Z1SJ 257
I IZ8JAI 320
JA JA0DAI 288
K KC6AWX 333
KL KL7KK 244
LU LU7DD 193
LX LX1NO 223
LY LY5W 269
OA OA4DX 71
OD OD5ZZ 221
OH OH2BLD 293
OK OK2PAY 318
OM OM3EY 325
ON ON2AD 156
PA PA2LO 302
PJ2 PJ2/PP2BT 79
PY PY5EG 329
PY0F PX0F/PY0FW 118
SM SM0MPV 301
SP SQ8N 311
SU SU9JG 211
SV SV1CNS 278
SV9 SV9COL 258
TA TA4LYL 234
TA1 TA1CM 181
TF TF3JB 191
UA (EU) R6YY 327
UA (AS) R9AB 264
V5 V51/TA1HZ 144
VE VE3VEE 322
VK VK3GA 310
VU VU2WJ 236
XE XE2AU 125
YB YB1AR 270
YO YO9HP 317
YU YU1WAT 125
YV YV5OIE 254
ZL ZL2IFB 293
ZP ZP6ARO 195
ZS ZR6GR 260

 

 

TOP USA SCORES BY CLASS & CALL AREA
W1 W2
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Unlimited W1NG 311 Unlimited K2TQC 328
Limited No Entrant Limited W2NK 234
Formula 100w N1AM 194 Formula 100w K2JL 100
Formula 5W No Entrant Formula 5W No Entrant
W3 W4
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Unlimited K3RA 320 Unlimited K7BV 324
Limited WA3WZR 175 Limited AE4WG 133
Formula 100w KB3LIX 172 Formula 100w N4RI 247
Formula 5W No Entrant Formula 5W K4AR 238
W5 W6
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Unlimited W5IF 309 Unlimited KC6AWX 333
Limited K7ZYV 96 Limited No Entrant
Formula 100w AC7P 195 Formula 100w K6LE 104
Formula 5W No Entrant Formula 5W W8QZA 196
W7 W8
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Unlimited W9KNI 305 Unlimited K8AJS 284
Limited N7RD 234 Limited WT8E 232
Formula 100w K7EMI 26 Formula 100w No Entrant
Formula 5W No Entrant Formula 5W K8ZT 155
W9 W0
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Unlimited K9NU/N2BJ 320 Unlimited KB0EO 282
Limited K9QVB/9 224 Limited AD1C 230
Formula 100w KW9U 171 Formula 100w No Entrant
Formula 5W No Entrant Formula 5W No Entrant

 

 

TOP CANADA SCORES BY CALL AREA
VE
Callsign Callsign Score
VE1 VE1OP 253
VE2 VE2BR 281
VE3 VE3VEE 322
VE6 VE5UA 299
VE7 VA7CRZ 197
VO1 VO1HP 133
Call areas with no leaders had no submissions

 

 

TOP CONTINENTAL SCORES BY SINGLE MODE
AFRICA ASIA
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Phone ZR6GR 260 Phone OD5ZZ 221
CW No Entrant CW VU2CPL 199
Digital ZS6CR 95 Digital VU2WJ 236
EUROPE NORTH AMERICA
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Phone IK0OZD 311 Phone KL7KK 244
CW OK2PAY 318 CW W1NG 311
Digital OM5XX 290 Digital NN6NN 170
OCEANIA SOUTH AMERICA
Class Callsign Score Callsign Callsign Score
Phone YB4NY 77 Phone PY1SX 229
CW YB1UUN 119 CW PY4HO 286
Digital YC6JRT 181 Digital PY2RJ 260

 

 

TOP FIVE CLUB SCORES
Name Score
CDR GROUP 12912
RIO DX GROUPE 6922
Araucuria DX Group 6812
Northern Illinois DX Association 5913
Mother Lode DX/Contest Club 2302