Category Archives: EMCOMM

2019 EMCOMM Events

CARP in conjunction with Fresno County EMCOMM and amateur radio operators around the valley provide amateur radio communications as a public service for the following public events around the valley. If you are interested in participating in the events please follow the signup links to let us know.

March 2, 2019 – Sanger Blossom Trail 10K – Sanger, CA

April 6, 2019 – California Classic Bicycle Ride – Sign up

April 13, 2019 – Hinds Hospice Angel Babies Walk – Sign-up

May 4, 2019 – FCC Kirch Flat Bicycle Ride – Sign up

June 22, 2019 – FCC Climb to Kaiser Bicycle Ride – Sign up

September xx, 2019 – Tour de Fresno Bicycle Ride

October 5, 2019 – North Fork Grizzly Century (not confirmed)

October 12, 2019 – FCC Bass Lake Double Century Bicycle Ride – Sign up

November xx, 2019 – FCC Raymond Gravel Grinder Ride

Comm Volunteers Needed: Grizzly Ride

Amateur Radio operators are needed to assist in providing radio communications for the North Fork Grizzly Century Bicycle Ride.

Date/Time

Saturday October 6, 2018, 0600-1700

Location

Various locations from North Fork, Bass Lake and beyond.

Mission

To provide health and safety communications between designated locations and event coordinator.

Manpower Needed

15+ Communications Volunteers

How to Signup

Sign up online by clicking: Grizzly Ride Comms Signup Form

More Info

Rob Mavis AE6GE – 559-272-6791 or ae6ge@k6arp.org

Comm Volunteers Needed: Bass Lake Double Ride

Amateur Radio operators are needed to assist in providing radio communications for the Bass Lake Double Century Bicycle Ride. 

Date/Time

Saturday October 13, 2018, 0500-2400

Location

Various locations around the Central Valley.

Mission

To provide health and safety communications between designated locations and event coordinator.

Manpower Needed

15+ Communications Volunteers

How to Signup

Sign up online by clicking: Bass Lake to Powerhouse Signup Form

More Info

Rob Mavis AE6GE – 559-272-6791 or ae6ge@k6arp.org

2018 EMCOMM Events

February 17, 2018 – Rotary Chocolate Run – Woodward Park

March 3, 2018 – Sanger Blossom Trail 10K – Sanger, CA  

April 7, 2018 – California Classic Bicycle Ride 

April 21, 2018 – Hinds Hospice Angel Babies Walk 

May 5, 2018 – Kirch Flat Bicycle Ride 

July 7, 2018 – Climb to Kaiser Bicycle Ride

September 15, 2018 – Tour de Fresno Bicycle Ride

October 6, 2018 – North Fork Grizzly Century

October 13, 2018 – Bass Lake Double Century Bicycle Ride

FCC Grants ARRL Temporary Waiver Request to Permit PACTOR 4 Use in Hurricane Relief

The FCC has granted an ARRL request for a temporary waiver of Section 97.307(f) of the FCC’s Amateur Service rules to permit the use of PACTOR 4 digital mode for Amateur Radio communication within the continental US related to Hurricane Florence relief. The grant extends through Tuesday, September 18, and a formal order addressing the request for a 30-day waiver will be issued next week, the FCC said.

Continue reading FCC Grants ARRL Temporary Waiver Request to Permit PACTOR 4 Use in Hurricane Relief

Comm Volunteers Needed – Tour de Fresno

The Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers along with Fresno ARES/RACES and other amateur radio operators around the valley provide heath and welfare radio communications for the annual Tour de Fresno Bicycle Ride.

The event is Saturday September 15, 2018.

If you are a licensed amateur radio operator and would like to assist in our communications effort for the event, please complete the Amateur Radio Volunteer Signup Form.