CDXC: The UK DX Foundation

CDXC is the UK’s premier amateur radio DX Foundation, dedicated to encouraging excellence in long distance radio communications (DXing) and HF contesting.

Our members are drawn together by their shared values of high standards of operating and DXing skills and CDXC has become one of the largest and most respected DX groups in the world.

CDXC is going from strength to strength and we now have in the order of 750 members, with around 25% of those being overseas members.

There are five reasons (at least!) why you can benefit from being a member of CDXC!

1) The CDXC Community

Become part of a very active DX and HF contest community. You will belong to a Club of like-minded people who are also passionate about your favourite aspect of the hobby!

2) Help sponsor DXpeditions

CDXC sponsor DXpeditions to rare and hard to get to DXCC and IOTA entities and part of your subscription goes towards making significant CDXC contributions to Club Log, WRTC, and YOTA . Our increased membership allows us to sponsor more DXpeditions, and you will see us on the sponsors’ pages of all of the major DXpeditions taking place in 2021/22.

3) The CDXC Digest magazine and website

Receive the best DX magazine every three months – the CDXC Digest is available in printed and on-line formats – crammed with articles on things DX and Contest oriented keeping you up-to-date and informed.

You can see the front cover and find a list of contents for the latest edition on our website ( You can also access the CDXC Digest archive by following the links from our Homepage On the Club’s Web Site there is lots of club and members info plus members For Sale / Wanted ads.

4)  Learn from other CDXC Members

Improve your DXing and contesting performance by learning from members’ experiences via CDXCs active Reflector. Get rapid advice and guidance 24/7 and debate the hot topics of the moment on the Reflector, our Facebook page and our DX Chat room.

5) CDXC Social events

Great social events and get-togethers (when we can): annual convention and dinner, stands at the RSGB convention and Friedrichshaven Hamfest – attended by well-known DXers and Contesters


But most of all, CDXC is about being a member of a DX Community, of joining with like-minded people who want to see high standards of operating and want to work HF and 6m DX and contests on all modes and with anything from wires in trees (most of us!) to beams at 60ft.

To learn more about CDXC or to become a member, please go to our website: