IRTS C/O David O'Connor
The Wild Atlantic Way (Irish Sl an Atlantaigh Fhiin) is a tourism route on the west coast of Ireland that runs for 2,500km (1553 miles) passing through nine Counties and three provinces. Stretching from County Donegal in the North to County Cork in the south and running through Leitrim, Sligo, Mayo, Galway. Clare, Limerick and Kerry - all on the rugged west coast of Ireland overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
The Special Event finished on 31/12/2017 and the call is no longer on air. Thanks to all those who participated. All calls with EI44WAW have now been uploaded to LOTW.
QSL requests via Clublog or the Buro. Requests for a Direct QSL via Clublog or to EI6AL enclosing $2, or 2 via paypal to firstname.lastname@example.org
A Certificate will be made available for download to any station that works all nine calls, any band any mode. Sample below. Apply by email to QSL manager EI6AL giving name, call and mode for all calls (Mixed,CW/SSB or Digital). A certificate can also be sent by post - send 5 ($5) to cover postage either direct to EI6AL or via paypal to email@example.com
EI44WAW is associated with the County of Mayo, bordered to the north by Co Sligo and to the south by Co Galway. Downpatrick Head, located in North West Mayo is an area of rugged coastal beauty. Defiant against the pounding waves of the Atlantic ocean a rock feature called Dun Briste (Broken Fort) stands proudly off the coast. To the west and overlooking Clew Bay, with its 365 islands, lies Croagh Patrick, Irelands holy mountain.
The Mayo Radio Experimenters Club operating at night at Blacksod Lighthouse in Co Mayo, #IE0008
The Mayo Radio Experimenters Club operating Portable on the Mullet Peninsula in Co Mayo.