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