Delta Amateur Radio Club
2013-14 Public Service Events
(this page updated
November 12, 2013)
This page on our site will list all of the upcoming public service events, in and around the Memphis, TN area, that request amateur radio communications assistance.  These events are excluding any actual emergency call outs by ARES, RACES, or MEDMERS.

Events are listed by date .....

NOTE: If the weekend is listed and no specific date, the weekend listed is based upon historical information and is not the final date.

2014 Event Coordinator Website
January



19th
Swamp Stompers Danny
KJ4FXZ

http://www.swampstomper.com/
Need 6 ops to cover half a day each position. 3 positions Net control, AS1, AS2. First 3 need to be there around 6:15 to 6:30 am second shift come around 12 noon. Will need a mobile rig. May be able to work AS2 with an HT but need to have mobile as back up. AS1 is not in the woods this time it is at the Woodland trail shelter so op can sit in vehicle (we may still need to string an antenna to hit the repeater (82). The race should be over with by 6 pm. The race is a 50k which is approx 32.6 mile run thru the woods 150 participants.
February



TBD
Boy Scout Merit Badge University
Hugh
WB4SLI

April
TBD March of Dimes
March for Babies
Linda
KJ4CTX
http://www.marchforbabies.org/
TBD
Tour de Cure
Denise
KJ5DG
http://tour.diabetes.org
May
TBD Memphis in May Triathlon Ned
KA4BLL

http://www.mimtri.racesonline.com/

September
TBD MS 150 Bike Ride Darrell
KK4D

http://biketns.nationalmssociety.org/site/PageServer?pagename=BIKE_TNS_homepage

www.msmidsouth.org


October
TBD
(1st Saturday)
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk TBD
http://walk.jdrf.org/

www.jdrf.org


December 2013

7th St. Jude Marathon Roger
WR4R
http://www.stjudemarathon.org
This event provides support for the St. Jude Memphis Marathon, Half Marathon and Memphis Grizzlies House 5K runs.  It will require between 55 and 60 operators to support this event with HT radios.  Most operators will be assigned stationary positions to operate from with several being assigned to shadow event directors.

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