Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness


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Stan Froseth via 

3:31 PM (19 minutes ago)

to Stan


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

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

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

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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section
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