Upcoming Events, March 2016

Getting ready for some great events in the next few months. If you are interested in participating, contact the organizer listed.


Get on the air at Field Day!

CommAcademy – April 9-10 – Two days of emergency communications classes at South Seattle College. Many tracks to choose from for any level of emergency communicator.

Fifth Saturday Drill – April 30th – This episode of the Fifth Saturday Drill will be the last prep drill for Cascadia Rising. There will be heavy focus again on digital modes, like Winlink. Times and more information to be announced.

Cascadia Rising – June 7-9 – Regional EmComm practice for “the big one.” If you are interested in participating daytime hours on any of these days, contact Carl, N7KUW, carl.leon @wingrider.net

Cascadia Rising Hub Drill – June 11, 9:30 – 11:30am – We will also be supporting a hub drill on Saturday June 11th as follow up to the Cascadia exercise. More details will be arriving in May.

Field Day – June 25-26 – Let’s just say that if you have never participated in a Field Day, then you aren’t truly an amateur radio operator yet. All levels welcome and encouraged to participate, even if you just stop by for an hour. If you want to be a station operator, or help with other activities for the weekend, contact Doug, KD7DK @arrl.net

Fat Salmon Swim – July 16 – Race day for the 2016 Fat Salmon Swim is July 16, 2016. So mark it on your calendar and invite all your friends! It will be awesome. Contact Franz, N3HFS @arrl.net if you want to participate.

RAMROD – July 28 – You don’t have to do the ride, but they are looking for operators on the digital team. Contact Curt, WR5J @arrl.net for more information. A big event that puts to use some pretty neat digital technologies.