Category Archives: EMCOMM

Kirch Flat Century 2019 Comm Volunteers Needed

Kirch Flat Century – Communications Support

The Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers along with amateur radio operators of the Central Valley help provide communications support for the Fresno Cycling Club’s Kirch Flat/Cinco de  Mayo century bicycle ride.

If you can help, please signup using the link at the bottom of the post.

When

Saturday May 4, 2019. Time:  varies between 0600~1700hrs

Where

Fresno, CA

Mission:

To provide health and safety communications between rest stops and event coordinator.

Manpower needed:

8-15+ amateur radio communications volunteers.

Contact:

Contact Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Kirch Flat Century Amateur Radio Comm Volunteer Signup

Rob Mavis AE6GE – ae6ge@k6arp.org

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.