Santa Cruz Triathlon: Radio Support

Santa Cruz Triathlon: Radio Support


We’re writing to invite you to participate in this year’s Santa Cruz
Triathlon to provide radio support.

This is a swim around the Santa Cruz wharf (1.5k, .9mi), bicycle to
Davenport and back (40k, 25mi), then run along West Cliff drive and back
(10k, 6mi).

*When*:  Sunday, September 24th from approximately 6:30AM to approx. 12PM
(the swim is scheduled to start at 8:00)
*Where*: Santa Cruz main beach to Davenport depending on the assignment.
This event mainly benefits the athletics programs for local schools. Their
website is

This is a big event (for Santa Cruz) and we can use as many hams as we can
get. We supply situational awareness for the organizers and volunteers
that can have a big impact on the safety and overall enjoyment of the

Some of you have already volunteered, so there is no need to reply to this
email – Thanks.

If you can help us please send your:

1.   Name:

2.   Call sign:

3.   Desired assignment:

4.   Special needs:

5.   Phone:

6.   Time restrictions (if any):

7.   Do you have a 70cm or dual band (2m/70cm) radio?:

7.   T-Shirt size (not sure what souvenirs there may be):

We will be using the WB6ECE 70cm simulcast system
( let us know if you don’t have a 70cm handheld,
we have loaners.

Reply to, do not click on the “Reply” button or you’ll be
sending hundreds of emails.

Thank you,
Dan and Chris

Posted in current, September 2017