Mirek Rozbicki VK6DXI Memorial Plaque sponsored by VK3CTN
- Purpose: to commemorate our departed friend Mirek Rozbicki VK6DXI (formerly SP5IXI) and recognise his significant contribution both to the OCDX contest and to amateur radio contesting generally.
- Until his untimely death in April 2015, Mirek was a keen HF contester, an enthusiastic participant and supporter of the OCDX contest.
- Mirek was a longstanding member of the OCDX Contest Committee since 2006
- He was the generous sponsor of the Frank Vander Drift VK3COF Memorial Plaque for the highest scoring station from Europe in the CW Single Operator All Band category
- He was instrumental in establishing the VKCC award for the top scoring VK club in the contest.
- He was also the proud winner of the Oceania Single-Op All Band category in both the phone and CW sections of the 2004 and 2005 OCDX contests.
- Mirek’s leadership, enthusiasm and wise counsel is greatly missed by the Committee.
- Sponsor Slawek Barciuk VK3CTN was a friend of Mirek since 1996 when they both participated in the VK7DI Deal Island DXpedition.
- For the highest scoring station from Europe in the CW Single-Operator All Band category.
Here are some of our favourite photos of Mirek …