Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness

Here’s the latest “Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness” update on Big Island ARRL News.

Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content supplied by Stan (AH6KO) and Eric (KH6CQ).

Accessed on 02 August 2019, 0155 UTC, Post 1061.

Source:

https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?tab=rm&ogbl#inbox/FMfcgxwDqThrPbSsHhrtWdFDGTgRtMZB

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Stan Froseth via yahoo.com 

3:31 PM (19 minutes ago)
to Stan

Aloha!

Announcing the Sixth Annual Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness, an on-the-air radio activity foryou!

Please spread the word — especially to Kauai, Molokai, and Lanai! On the radio, tell your friends to “Google Grid Madness“. You will find everything you need atgridmadness.blogspot.com

Quick links: Last year’s Summary and Results, how to assign your score to a club; check out the Certificate Endorsements too.

We will email a reminder in early September.

Aloha and 73~
Stan AH6KO (Event Manager)
Eric KH6CQ (Sponsor, Aulani Hui ARC)

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Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness 2019

A VHF/UHF Simplex Event
Sunday, September 15th from 1300 to 1700 HST

Put it on your calendar!

All info at gridmadness.blogspot.com

Grid Madness is a Hawaii amateur radio event. Contact as many stations as you can in as many Grid Squares as you can, using SIMPLEX FM on 2 meters and 70 cm. This event is designed for FUN, and to test your equipment, coverage and operating skills.
ALL Hawaii radio amateurs are invited:

“Get on the air” for new hams
Emergency communications practice for responder groups
Fun activity for everyone — see who you can contact locally or across the water

New for 2019:

Madness Mitigation — Additional designated channels on 2m and 70cm, with suggested use of calling frequencies

Comments and questions to AH6KO@arrl.net
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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