Final Results of the Trans Tasman 80M Only Contest 2014

Final Results of the Trans Tasman 80M Only Contest 2014

Single Op

Overall winner was Roger Crofts VK4YB with a score of 2486. Roger used a double extended Zepp and a K3 to power away from all competitors. Roger was even in front of the multi operators so this year the claim of the best 80M station undeniably  belongs to VK4YB. Bill Main VK4ZD was always loud on the band and took out second spot on 1689 points while Tony Hambling VK3VTH was the highest scoring standard call on 1533 points.

Top ZL was Bill Cousins ZL3VZ on 1335 literally pipping Mike Mather ZL2W (ZL2CC) on the post who had 1329. It was also good to see Rob Glassey ZL3AKM putting in a log with 1099 points

 Top F Call went to the Bundaberg based Brett Finger VK4FTWO with 397 points.

Multi Op

In the  Multi Op category the Girls Guides Callemondah team VK2GGC of VK2ZMT and VK2PV cranked out a total of 2,293 with Lou and Jenny Blasco at VK3ALB hot on their heels scoring 1,806 points, ZL3UR came in First ZL and third overalll for their efforts.

QRP Category

QRP Category – the winner was VK2IG/QRP Mike Downer with a very credible 997 points in front of VK3LM Michael Binz on 307 Points


Callsign: Name: Category: Place Points Claimed
Multi Op
VK2GGC Girl Guides Callemondah 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 1 2293
VK3ALB Lou and Jenni Blasco 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 2 1806
ZL3UR Graham and McRobie 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 4 1522
VK4WIL LOCKYER VALLEY ARC 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 5 1424
VK2CU Mountain Toppers Contest Team 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 6 1314
VK3FRC F.A.M.P.A.R.C. 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 7 1233
VK5ARG  Amateur Radio Experimenters Group Inc. 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 8 1205
ZL4AL Eastern Southland Br 08 NZART 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 9 969
VK2AFA 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op 10 656
VK2AOJ Port Stephens Amateur Radio Club Inc 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op Entrant 568
VK2AWA VK2AWA GROUP 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op Entrant 419
VK6WI WIA VK6 80m – Ph,  Multi-Op Entrant 316
Single op
VK4YB Roger Crofts 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 1 2486
VK4ZD Bill Main 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 2 1689
VK3VTH Tony Hambling 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 3 1533
VK4GH Catherine Hammond 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 4 1480
VK2IO/P Gerard Hill 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 5 1444
ZL3VZ Bill Cousins 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 6 1335
ZL2W Mike S Mather 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 7 1329
VK2AOR Robert Hudson 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 8 1235
ZL3YOK Quentin Pooke 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 9 1105
ZL3AKM Rob Glassey 80m – Ph,  Single-Op 10 1099
VK2ELF Rowan Dollar 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 1056
VK5LJ Lawrie Mew 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 1036
ZL1YE Bruce Steel 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 1003
ZL1BHD Steve Wright 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 966
VK4NP Norm Greenaway 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 931
VK4ATH Tom Hatton 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 755
VK4MDX David Olsen 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 648
VK2IUW Hilary Bridel 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 593
VK5DT Darren Jury 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 538
VK4DMC Dale McCarthy 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 515
VK7GN Martin Luther 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 511
VK6DXI Mirek Rozbicki 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 408
VK4FTWO Brett Finger 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 397
VK3TZ Tony Burt 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 391
VK2LEE Lee Noonan 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 284
VK3GK Lee Moyle 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 230
VK4TS Trent Sampson 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 175
VK4MON Mark Curry 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 156
VK2PN Patrick Novak 80m – Ph,  Single-Op Entrant 78
VK2IG/Q Mike Dower 80m – Ph,  Single-Op,  QRP 1 997
VK3LM Michael Binz 80m – Ph,  Single-Op,  QRP 2 307