St Patricks Day

Celebrating On Air

About The St Patrick Award

The event runs over the full 48 hour period over the 17th March worldwide

(12 noon on the 16th March to 12 noon on the 18th March UTC)


Accept that you are taking part in and/or organising the activity on your own initiative and agree to participate in the activity entirely at your own risk.


Please make sure that your event has adequate public liability insurance. Members of clubs affiliated to the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB) will be covered under the RSGB Club Insurance scheme. A copy of the certificate of insurance, policy documents and frequently asked questions can be found on the RSGB’s Club Insurance pages, make sure you print a copy of the documents and have them with you during your event.


 
 

Awards

SPD Station Award

To qualify you must be a registered St Patrick Day Station, and have transmitted on the 17th as part of the St Patrick Award.


Fixed Station Award 

To qualify you must make direct two way communication with a minimum of 10 SPD award stations from a fixed location using either mixed modes or CW only


Mobile Station Award 

To qualify you must make direct two way communication with a minimum of 5 SPD award stations from a mobile location using either mixed modes or CW only


Short Wave Listener Award

To qualify you must log two way communications between a minimum of 10 SPD award stations utilizing any mode