ATV Activity

Activity Weekends

GW3NWR/P During an Activity Weekend

The BATC organises and co-ordinates a number of activity days for ATV operators throughout the year.   The latest information along with information on stations who might be active  can be found on the BATC Forum

The aim of activity weekends is to provide a focus for ATV Activity.  Any activity – home station or portable – is welcomed.

Upcoming Activity Weekend and Contest Dates:

Activity weekends in 2021 are confirmed as follows:

Sep 11/12 50 MHz to 1255 MHz BATC Contest

Oct 2/3 2.4 – 76 GHz Activity Weekend

Nov 6/7 All Bands Activity Weekend

Dec 24 to Jan 3 Christmas Activity Ladder and Rptr Activity Contest


Every June we encourage BATC Members to take part in the IARU International ATV Contest.  The latest Rules for the International ATV Contest can be downloaded here (.pdf).  More information can be found here ; please keep the dates clear in your diary.

The results of the 2020 International contest can be found here

International Contest Results

The Contest Manager can be contacted on

UK ATV DX records

A list of historical and current ATV DX records can be found at the BATC wiki on this page