Delta Amateur Radio Club
2013-14 Public Service Events
(this page updated November 12, 2013)
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.
|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.|
||Boy Scout Merit Badge University|
March for Babies
||Tour de Cure||http://tour.diabetes.org
|TBD||Memphis in May Triathlon||Ned
|TBD||MS 150 Bike Ride||Darrell
|Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation Walk||http://walk.jdrf.org/|
|7th||St. Jude Marathon||Roger
|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.|