Permission has been requested and granted for use of the OCRA 442.150 repeater to provide communications support for the Spring Fling Bike Event on Saturday April 1st, 2017.
Net control for the OCRA ARES 9:30am net on that day should use the abbreviated net protocol to facilitate any bike traffic needs to be passed during the net.
This is a 25, 50 and 100 mile bike event that requires SAGS, as well as hams assigned to Rest Stops. This is the first fund raising event of the season sponsored by TeamCBC and for the benefit of the National MS Society.
- Location: Inside-Out Sports, 2002 Grisdale Ln., Cary, NC 27513
- Ham Coordinator: John Stone (K3RHJ)
- Website: TeamCBC
When contacted by Dan Sears, KD4AGQ regarding the event, he also passed the info along that changes are being made to the RARS website and that a new volunteer signup site is being used for this event at http://zoneapex.net:8082
OCRA and DFMA members are encouraged to sign up for the event that will take place out of Cary into southern portions of Orange County. Further information at the event can be found at the TeamCBC website.