Category Archives: EMCOMM

Climb to Kaiser 2018 Comm Volunteers Needed – New Date!!

Climb to Kaiser – 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 Climb to Kaiser bicycle ride.

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

When

Saturday June 30 July 7, 2018. Time:  varies between 0400~2400hrs ***New Date***

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 James Majors or Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Climb to Kaiser Amateur Radio Comm Volunteer Signup

James Majors K6JDM – k6jdm@k6arp.org
Rob Mavis AE6GE – ae6ge@k6arp.org

Kirch Flat Century 2018 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 5, 2018. 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

Climb to Kaiser 2018 Comm Volunteers Needed

Climb to Kaiser – 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 Climb to Kaiser bicycle ride.

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

When

Saturday June 30, 2018. Time:  varies between 0400~2400hrs

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 James Majors or Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Climb to Kaiser Amateur Radio Comm Volunteer Signup

James Majors K6JDM – k6jdm@k6arp.org
Rob Mavis AE6GE – ae6ge@k6arp.org

Angel Babies Walk Comms Volunteers Needed April 21, 2018

mateur Radio Communications support request for the Hinds Hospice Angel Babies Walk. If you can help, please signup using the link at the bottom of the post.

When:

Saturday April 21, 2018. Time:  varies between 0600-1200hrs

Where:

Operational area is in and about Woodward Park, Fresno, CA

Mission:

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

Manpower needed:

12+ communications volunteers.

Contact:

Contact Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Hinds Hospice Angel Babies Walk Comm Signup

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

Sanger Blossom Trail Run March 3, 2018 – Comms Volunteers Needed

We are in search of amateur radio communications volunteers for the event. Here is the  Current Volunteer List, if your name is not on the list and you wish to participate, please signup using the link below.

When:

Saturday March 3, 2018. Time: Approx. 7:00am to 11:00am

Location:

Sanger, California

Mission:

To provide health and safety communications between water stations, observation posts, and event coordinator.

Manpower needed:

18+ communications volunteers.

Contact:

Contact Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Sanger Blossom Trail Run Comm Volunteer Signup form.

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

 

Rotary Chocolate Run Feb 17, 2018 – Comms Volunteers Needed

We are in search of amateur radio communications volunteers for the event. Here is the  Current Volunteer List, if your name is not on the list and you wish to participate, please signup using the link below.

When:

Saturday February 17, 2018. Time: Approx. 7:00am to 11:00am

Location:

Woodward Park, Fresno, California

Mission:

To provide health and safety communications between water stations, observation posts, and event coordinator.

Manpower needed:

8+ communications volunteers.

Contact:

Contact Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Rotary Run Comm Volunteer Signup form.

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

 

Sanger Blossom Trail Run March 3, 2018 – Comms Volunteers Needed

We are in search of amateur radio communications volunteers for the event. Here is the  Current Volunteer List, if your name is not on the list and you wish to participate, please signup using the link below.

When:

Saturday March 3, 2018. Time: Approx. 7:00am to 11:00am

Location:

Sanger, California

Mission:

To provide health and safety communications between water stations, observation posts, and event coordinator.

Manpower needed:

18+ communications volunteers.

Contact:

Contact Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Sanger Blossom Trail Run Comm Volunteer Signup form.

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

 

Rotary Chocolate Run Feb 17, 2018 – Comms Volunteers Needed

We are in search of amateur radio communications volunteers for the event. Here is the  Current Volunteer List, if your name is not on the list and you wish to participate, please signup using the link below.

When:

Saturday February 17, 2018. Time: Approx. 7:00am to 11:00am

Location:

Woodward Park, Fresno, California

Mission:

To provide health and safety communications between water stations, observation posts, and event coordinator.

Manpower needed:

8+ communications volunteers.

Contact:

Contact Rob Mavis for more details and if you wish to volunteer. Sign up online by clicking: Rotary Run Comm Volunteer Signup form.

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

 

Philippine Radio Amateurs Activate for Weather Emergencies

Philippines Amateur Radio Association’s (PARA) Ham Emergency Radio Operations (HERO) volunteers assisted with emergency communication support in the wake of two severe weather events. Tropical Storm Kai-tak — known locally as Urduja — hit first in the central Philippines on December 16, leaving nearly dozens dead and forcing others to evacuate. It was followed on December 22 by the more-severe Tropical Storm Tembin — known locally as Vinta — which caused significant damage and claimed some 200 lives in the southern Philippines. Hundreds more are reported missing.

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Amateur Radio Volunteers Active in Latest Round of California Wildfires

The massive and barely contained Thomas Fire in Southern California has consumed more than 230,500 acres, and the emergency has caused residents in fire-threatened areas to evacuate. Amateur Radio volunteers remain active supporting communication for American Red Cross shelters in Ventura County. More evacuations are likely, although the need for Amateur Radio assistance remains dynamic. Cal Fire said today (December 11) that evacuation operations will occur ahead of westward fire growth, speeded by low humidity and gusty Santa Ana winds, which will push the fire further into Santa Barbara, County. One of several fires that have broken out across Southern California, the Thomas Fire is far and away the largest.

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