Event: AERC Heart of the Hills Endurance Ride
Dates: 5th and 6th March 2016
Location: Hill Country State Natural Area - Bandera
Times: 0700 hrs to 1700 hrs - assignment times very based on Checkpoint.
Help is needed on both days, but, if you can only work one of the other, your assistance is greatly appreciated.
Operators will be responsible for tracking the progress of Horse/Rider thru the course at 4 different checkpoints. We also handle in health/welfare information and other task as submitted by the event coordinator/manager.
3 checkpoints should be able to contact net control with ht and a gain antenna. One checkpoint is a little more challenging requiring a mobile unit, possibly crossband.
Comms will be VHF simplex.
RMS Express/Packet will be utilized during the event. Packet not required to participate.
Most checkpoints are easily accessible by car or truck. One will require a truck with moderate clearance.
If your are interested please contact Charlie Land at charlesdland at gmail dot com or Mike Perez at mikerey01 at yahoo dot com
Event is coordinated by Hill Country REACT - membership not required to participate.
Louis Upton - K5STX
Hill Country REACT - Team # 4804 - President
Tejas Trails Communication Group - Cactus Rose and Bandera 100k Ultra-Marathons - Coordinator
Rocky Raccoon Communications Group - Tejas Trails Liaison