13th IARU Region 1 Youth ARDF Championships 2012

The Lithuanian Amateur Radio Society has the pleasure to invite all IARU Member Societies to participate in the 13th IARU Region 1 (European) Youth ARDF Championships to be held in 2012 in Lithuania.

Date: July 11 - 14, 2012
Venue: Siauliai
Bulletin 1

18th IARU Region 1 ARDF Championship

18th IARU Region 1 ARDF Championships was held in Romanian resort Baile Felix between 6-9 September 2011.

262 competitors from 25 countries, great number of officials, visitors etc. enjoyed that excellently organized event. For the first time so called “Sprint competition” was officially included in the program. It is running in the park amongst spectators, searching for 10 transmitters, situated 100 – 200 meters apart each other. The idea of that format is to give the public a notion how ARDF looks like.

Click here for more details and final results.

Traditionally strong in ARDF teams of Russia, Czech Republic and Ukraine once again won much more then the others, but a substantial number of medals went also to Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Sweden, Hungary, Slovenia, Belarus, The Netherlands, Moldova, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Lithuania and (the sweet surprise of the championships) Belgium.

ARDF is extending its territory, isn’t it?

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ARDF Documents


The ARDF Working Group maintains rules for International ARDF Championships. Here you find the present Version.


Here you find the annual reports as prepared by the working group chairman.


The minutes summarize the results and decisions of the working group meetings.

Guides and recommendations

Guidelines on specific topics.