L.M.A. Lake Maggiore Award - Diploma del Lago
A group of O.M. belonging to Crazy DX Group have issued
the "LAKE MAGGIORE AWARD", with the purpose of spreading the
historical, naturalistic and touristic image of the Lake Maggiore
islands and for broadcasting the Italian Lake Islands Award
The Diploma will be permanent and will be achievable
from all the OM and SWL. Every QSO (HRD) in the HF (Warc included)
and VHF bands, in CW, SSB, RTTY mode, from January 1st 1999, will be
QSO (HRD) through land-repeaters won't be
Italian OM (SWL) will need at least 6 (six) different
islands in the Maggiore Lake from I.L.I.A list, and among them there
must be at least an island of the Lombardia coast (LOM references). European OM (SWL) will need at least 4 (four) different
islands (at least one of them must be an island of the Lombardia coast).
Not European OM (SWL) will need at least 2 (two) different
islands (one in in the Piedmontese coast and the other in the
Lombardia one). Expeditioners will need to activate 4 (four)
different islands (at least one of them must be an island of the
Lombardia coast). Only activities that have been recognized valid for
I.L.I.A Award will be considered valid for the L.M.A.
L.M.A. Award will be released in two categories: "HF" (included Warc) and "VHF" (frequencies over 30 MHz); possible modes are: CW,
SSB, RTTY and MIXED.
To get the Award, it's necessary to send
the log-list signed from the applicant (and whoever is enrolled to
the Crazy DX Club, must write his membership serial number). The
Award Manager will have the faculty of requiring the original QSL
cards, if necessary. Award applications have to be sent to the
following Award Manager address:
IZ1ANZ - Marco CERRUTI - P. O. BOX
146 - 13100 VERCELLI - ITALY.
Cost of the L.M.A. Award is 10 US$ as
repayment expenses (for the Crazy DX Group members the cost is 8
US$). Every year, possible leftovers of management will be sent to
Crazy DX Group will publish on his weekly italian islands
bulletin and on his internet site (http://www.grisnet.it/crazy) the
list of the OM (SWL) having achieved the Award; the list will be also
published on the L.M.A. Award web pages at the address:
NOTE: The Award will be
presented and released, in occasion of the next Crazy DX Group
DX-Meeting 2000 on the Fishermen (Pescatori) Island - Stresa
- Maggiore Lake, the next May 14th, 2000.
currently valid for L.M.A. Award: