CQ Magazine's Annual DX Marathon

   2019 High Claimed Scores

 

 

The following are the high claimed scores as submitted for the 2019 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 2019 DX Marathon will be published in the June 2020 issue of CQ Magazine and on this web site after June 1st, 2020.

 

The maximum possible score in 2019 was 327 for mixed mode.

 

 

TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY CLASS
UNLIMITED LIMITED
Callsign Score Callsign Score
R6YY 324 9A2EU 304
PY5EG 322 K1PTF 289
VE3VEE 321 E76C 284
DJ3AA 318 TA4RC 282
OM3EY 317 IK2RPE 276
9A2AJ 317 W9RF 274
FORMULA - 100W FORMULA - 5W
Callsign Score Callsign Score
K2JL 297 OK2AP 286
OK2FD 296 ON6QRP 239
CX3AL 259 MM3AWD 238
IU0LFQ 258 K8ZT 227
PY2TIM 257 2E0OXF 144
       
TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY MODE
PHONE CW
Callsign Score Callsign Score
W4HY 276 OK2PAY 311
PA2LO 269 PA3FQA 303
PY5QW 216 PY5DK 298
PT7ZT 197 W4QN 295
KL7KK 197 W4JS 283
DIGITAL  
Callsign Score    
K2TQC 308    
OM5XX 306    
PY7ZZ 293    
VK3BDX 288    
N3SL 284    
       
TOP CONTINENTAL SCORES
AFRICA ASIA
Callsign Score Callsign Score
CT3MD 294 JE1FQV 315
ZS2EZ 252 JA0DAI 312
ZS6C 235 OD5YA 296
ZS6HON 199 TA2LG 294
ZS6GC 197 JF2XGF 288
EUROPE NORTH AMERICA
Callsign Score Callsign Score
R6YY 324 VE3VEE 321
DJ3AA 318 K2ZJ 316
OM3EY 317 WN4N 315
9A2AJ 317 K3RA 315
F6GCP 312 K5EK 310
OCEANIA SOUTH AMERICA
Callsign Score Callsign Score
YB5QZ 311 PY5EG 322
ZL2IFB 295 PY5HOT 309
VK3BDX 288 PY5DK 298
VK3SIM 277 PY7ZZ 293
VK3VT 275 PP5JR 292
       
TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY BAND
6 10
Callsign Score Callsign Score
I4EAT 131 PY2TMV 145
IW2CAM 110 PU2UAF 113
PU5SIX 7 PU5BOY 90
       
       
12 15
Callsign Score Callsign Score
PY2LCD 161 PU2WSQ 247
PU2MVE 121 PU2WDF 239
WK3N 107 PY2DMZ 5-Feb
PY2SPW 84 PU5KGB 189
    PU1JSV 172
17 20
Callsign Score Callsign Score
PY2TUA 196 VE3VEE 321
LY3BM 194 PP5DZ 178
ZS6AI 188 PY2MP 157
PY5IP 172 PY4JW 147
    PY5AMF 147
30 40
Callsign Score Callsign Score
EA1DR 271 PP5JR 292
PY5KD 251 W9KNI 290
DL7JAN 200 K9CJ 221
LY2FN 197 PP1WW 179
AA4SC 151 YD1RIK 116
80 160
Callsign Score Callsign Score
PY7DJ 247 K9RX 214
AA9A 205 K7ZV 208
N3QE 202 LA3MHA 186
KC1BB 145 AA3AZ 106
ON6SAT 145 YB1TJ 94
60 2
Callsign Score Callsign Score
W1NG 156 YH0AC 2
W5TD 60    
       
       
       

 

 

TOP WORLDWIDE SCORES BY CQ ZONE
Zone Callsign Score
1 KL7KK 197
3 N6JV 302
4 VE3VEE 321
5 K2ZJ 316
6 XE1EE 137
8 CO2QU 204
9 HK3W 290
11 PY5EG 322
12 CE7KF 200
13 CX3AL 259
14 DJ3AA 318
15 OM3EY 317
16 R6YY 324
17 R9AB 239
19 RA0LQ 229
20 OD5YA 296
21 A92GE 274
22 VU2AE 254
24 BV1EK 219
25 JE1FQV 315
27 DU7EYG 195
28 YB5QZ 311
29 VK6HG 89
30 VK3BDX 288
32 ZL2IFB 295
33 CT3MD 294
38 ZS2EZ 252
40 TF3DC 192
Zones with no leaders had no submissions

 

 

TOP USA SCORES BY CLASS & CALL AREA
W1 W2
Class Callsign Score Class Callsign Score
Unlimited AA6YQ 269 Unlimited K2ZJ 316
Limited No Entrant Limited K1PTF 289
Formula-100w AK1P 193 Formula-100w K2JL 297
Formula-5w No Entrant Formula-5w No Entrant
W3 W4
Class Callsign Score Class Callsign Score
Unlimited K3RA 315 Unlimited WN4N 315
Limited WA3WZR 172 Limited W4UWC 245
Formula-100w AI3KS 80 Formula-100w W7FKI 196
Formula-5w KZ3I 69 Formula-5w No Entrant
W5 W6
Class Callsign Score Class Callsign Score
Unlimited K5BG 293 Unlimited N6JV 302
Limited K5DC 249 Limited No Entrant
Formula-100w KG5THG 217 Formula-100w K7QDX 231
Formula-5w KG1GEM 85 Formula-5w W8QZA 209
W7 W8
Class Callsign Score Class Callsign Score
Unlimited W9KNI 290 Unlimited NU8Z 295
Limited N7RD 202 Limited WT8E 214
Formula-100w KE7AUB 53 Formula-100w KM8V 190
Formula-5w No Entrant Formula-5w K8ZT 227
W9 W0
Class Callsign Score Class Callsign Score
Unlimited K9NU 309 Unlimited N3SL 284
Limited W9RF 274 Limited K0TLG 176
Formula-100w KW9U 241 Formula-100w AD1C 227
Formula-5w No Entrant Formula-5w No Entrant
         
TOP CANADA SCORES BY CALL AREA      
VE      
Callsign Callsign Score      
VE1 VE1OP 225      
VE2 VE2BR 277      
VE3 VE3VEE 321      
VE6 VE5UA 245      
VE7 VA7CRZ 217      
VE9 VE9VIC 182      
Call areas with no leaders had no submissions      
           
TOP CONTINENTAL SCORES BY SINGLE MODE
AFRICA ASIA
Mode Callsign Score Mode Callsign Score
Phone No Entrant Phone VU2DED 106
CW No Entrant CW No Entrant
Digital ZS2EZ 252 Digital VU2IBI 253
EUROPE NORTH AMERICA
Mode Callsign Score Mode Callsign Score
Phone PA2LO 269 Phone W4HY 276
CW OK2PAY 311 CW W4QN 295
Digital OM5XX 306 Digital K2TQC 308
OCEANIA SOUTH AMERICA
Mode Callsign Score Mode Callsign Score
Phone YB1UUN 135 Phone PY5QW 216
CW ZL1BBW 189 CW PY5DK 298
Digital VK3BDX 288 Digital PY7ZZ 293

 

TOP COUNTRY SCORES
Country Callsign Score
4L 4L/TA1HZ 65
9A 9A2AJ 317
A9 A92GE 274
BV BV1EK 219
BY BI8CKU 119
CE CE7KF 200
CE9 DP1POL 71
CO  CO2QU 204
CT CT1IUA 305
CT3 CT3MD 294
CX CX3AL 259
DL DJ3AA 318
DU DU7EYG 195
E7 E76C 284
EA EA1DR 271
EI EI7CC 219
EU EV1R 305
F F6GCP 312
FS TO9W 163
G G3SBP 255
GI GI4DOH 235
GM MM3AWD 238
GU GU0SUP 207
GW GW4EVX 97
HA HA7LJ 247
HB HB9DDZ 180
HK HK3W 290
HZ 7Z1SJ 210
I IZ5CML 294
JA JE1FQV 315
KL KL7KK 197
LA LA3MHA 186
LU LU2JCW 222
LX LX1CC 178
LY LY3W 304
OD OD5YA 296
OE OE1SGU 280
OH OH2BLD 300
OK OK2PAY 311
OM OM3EY 317
ON ON6NL 253
OZ 5P1KZX 269
PA PA3FQA 303
PJ2 PJ2/W9VA 64
PJ7 PJ7AA 112
PY PY5EG 322
SM SM6A 77
SP SQ8N 284
SV SV1CNS 279
SV9 SV9COL 213
TA TA2LG 294
TA1 TA1CM 241
TF TF3DC 192
UA (AS) R9AB 239
UA(EU) R6YY 324
V3 V31HH 16
VE VE3VEE 321
VK VK3BDX 288
VU VU2AE 254
W K2ZJ 316
XE XE1EE 137
YB YB5QZ 311
YO YO9HP 286
YU YU1WAT 170
YV YV5OIE 228
Z6 Z68HZ 77
ZL ZL2IFB 295
ZP ZP6ARO 149
ZS ZS2EZ 252

 

 

TOP 5 CLUB SCORES
Name Score
CDR Group (Brazil) 10,786
Araucaria DX Group 5,891
Northern Illinois DX Association 5,702
Mother Lode DX/Contest Club 3,237
Carolina DX Association 3,166