Multiple Sclerosis Bike Ride: BikeMS Indiana

Date: 
Sat 08-17 7:00am - 5:00pm
Description: 

Marion County ARES is assisting with this years' BikeMS.

It begins at 7am and is over about 4pm … Net Control is operational by 6:30am. This event uses 2 VHF and/or UHF frequencies / repeaters and APRS. This bike ride has 15 amateur radio positions: Net Control Station (NCS), 8 APRS SAG’s, 5 Rest (water) Stop hams, and several more. The ride begins and ends at the Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds. Hams will report to NCS any requests for Medical Support, when the Lead Runner passes, and when the SAG passes. NCS has communications with the Medical Command and Law Enforcement.

https://secure.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR?fr_id=30178&pg=informationa...

Contact Bob Burns, W9BU at w9bu@rlburns.net for volunteer information.