22nd IARU Region 1 ARDF Championships 2019

ARDF Logo 2 e1557759897623This year the Slovenian Amateur Radio Society ZRS hosted the 22nd IARU Region 1 ARDF Championships in Rogla. The Championship was accepted two years ago and its preparations were carefully managed by the preparations committee. For the Championship itself we selected Rogla - a high mountain location, better known for its skiing and snowboarding competitions, and other winter recreational activities it has to offer. 26 teams from Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland and Ukraine from the IARU Region 1 member societies came to our ARDF Championship in Slovenia, as well as a guest competitor from the USA, who competed out of competition.



19th IARU ARDF world championship

The 19th IARU ARDF world championship is officially open ! The event is hosted by KARL, the Korean Amateur Radio League and takes place in Sokcho, South Korea.

Around 300 participants (190 male and 110 female ) from 29 Member Societies from all three regions take part at the championship. 

Results and photos are available at the official site of the championship 

ARDF Rules

Rules for Championships in Amateur Radio Direction Finding

The ARDF Working Group maintains rules for international ARDF Championships, in particular IARU Region 1 championships and world championships held in Region 1. These rules may also serve as a guideline for national rules and for rules in other IARU regions.

The IARU Region 1 Child Protection Policy is mandatory for all participants — organizers, team officials and competitors — of the IARU ARDF Championships.

The rules are divided in two parts. Part A deals with the organisation of championships must be changed by the IARU Region 1 General Conference. Part B deals with the actual competition. Changes to part B are approved by the ARDF Working Group.