First Class CW Operators' Club


The Continental (EU) Dinner

This social event is held every year during May or June. 

It is open to non-member guests by invitation only.

The 2023 CONDIN is being held May 19 - 21 in Bad-Kreuznach, Germany at the BC Hotel Bad with the Restaurant Mühlentor (Muehlentor). 

The hotel is a very comfortable one and also offers a separate room, where we can have get together as well as presentations etc.The hotel may still have a few rooms available. To book a room call the hotel at +49 671-8 38 20-0 and mention ‘FOC’

It is in a quite area of the city center and within walking distance of many historical places to visit, e.g. Brückenhäuser over the Nahe River, the Roseninsel, the parc etc.Within a range of 40 miles there is also the middle Rhine river valley with many castles and chateaus reaching back to the 12th century.

For more information about the area please visit these tourist websites:



A Sunday get together at the remote contest QTH of DK9PY, just some 5 km away. There are probaby enough cars for transportation.

For more information please contact Armin, DK9PY, Armin at

The 2022 CONDIN was held in historic Bergheim near Cologne, Germany. The site was the Hotel Brauhaus zur Krone located in the Bergheim Center Pedestrian Zone.

There was no event in 2021.

The 2020 CONDIN at Fulda was cancelled due to Corona Virus Pandemic. Many thanks to Holger DK4LX who was arranging this.

The 2019 dinner was held the weekend of May 11 in Undeloh, Germany at the Hotel Undeloher Hof

The 2018 dinner was held May 11 - 13 in Wolfsburg. Germany

Tours went to the Volkswagen Museum and the Phaeno.

The event organizer was Baldur, DJ6SI

The 2017 Condin diner was held from 2nd to 4th June in Freyburg, Germany. The town is best known for its vineyards, 11th century castle and historic town centre.

The 2016 dinner was held in June at the Hotel Rad in Tettnang. About 50 people attended.

 G3RWF, Nick and K2VUI, Joe
 K4UEE, Bob and DJ6ZM, Tof
DJ5IL, Karl; DL4CF, Joe; DL3AZ, Andy; G0EOF/2, Maureen; G0EFO, Mike; DK9HE, Andres and DL6LBI, Ingo
DJ1YFK, Fabian; DL8LBK, Ken; DJ5IL, Karl and DJ3JAB, Andy

Photos by Nigel, G3TXF
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The 2015 dinner was held Saturday, 23 May, in Paderborn, Germany.

Photo by DK7LX

At the dinner 21 members or their partners were present; from England our FOC-president Don G3XTT and Nigel G3TXF with XYL Anneliese.  Nigel brought a bunch of QSL-cards for those members present that he had worked before with the one or other either special or expedition-call.  From the Netherlands we had Kees PA5XM and Miles PA3CVV with their XYLs.  The late CT3AS’ XYL Birgit took part like in the previous years, the assembly stood in memory of Ben.  Thanks to DJ6SI for organizing a fine event.

   Con din Ottens Haus
 Ottens Hof restaurant
   Photos by G3TXF

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Breakfast PA5XM, PA3CVV and ladies
 The group dining

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