We are very excited to be able to tell you that WRTC 2026 will take place in the UK between 7th and 13th July 2026.

Planning is at an early stage but the provisional programme looks like this

Dates (2026)Agenda
Tuesday 7th July / Wednesday 8th JulyTeams and referees arrive
Meetings to review rules, last-minute issues
Social gatherings
Tours (Cambridge, Bletchley Park, Duxford)
HQ station available to operate
Station builds (antenna and tent installation)
Thursday 9th JulyStation builds (antenna and tent installation)
Olympic Style Opening Ceremony (evening)
Friday 10th JulyTeams draw callsigns, sites & referees
Teams travel to sites, install and test stations
Saturday 11th JulyCompetition starts 1pm
Score updates reported on web
Sunday 12th JulyCompetition ends 1pm
Log checking
Stations dismantled during afternoon
Monday 13th JulyClosing ceremony