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

This year, INORC Italian Naval "Old Rhytmers" Club, will be responsible for the International Naval Contest.

When:       10th December 2022 16:00 UTC  to  11th December 2022 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:

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

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

Trophys:  engraved plaques for the 1st winner of each class.
               Award (PDF) for all participants by e-mail.


   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, Excel, or ADIF).

   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:

The electronic log in or the paper log scan must be sent to:


Each log entry is confirmed by a short e-mail.

Logs to be received by:    12th January 2023
(deadline / postmarked)

All information without engagement !


The results 2021

In case of request please contact directly the organizer!

This year we were able to succeed in working a minimum of naval stations. As a thank you we received this beautiful certificate of participation.

Our thanks go to Harry DL6LV who successfully operated our club station DLØDMB.


INC certificate 2021

We're looking forward to participating again next year.

This year we were able to succeed in working a minimum of naval stations. As a thank you we received these beautiful certificates of participation.

Our thanks go to Maren DK9MOS and to Hans DK9OS who also successfully operated our club station DLØDMB.


INC certificates 2020


last update: 27/09/2022  © dk9os