Tour de Tahoe - Bike Big Blue

A TARA Communication Exercise
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KE7RGK
TARA Contact: Don Heath: KE7RGK
TARA Contact: Paul: WA6EWV

Ride Date
SUNDAY - September 10th, 2017

Ride Start time: Staggered from 6:30am to 7:30am every 15 minutes
Start/Finish Location: Hard Rock Casino and Hotel
Course Closes at 4:30pm
Update as of Sept 5, 2017
Rest Stop
&
Support And Gear
Times

CLICK HERE for PDF file of OPERATOR ASSIGNMENTS

Additional Information in a couple weeks

Comm Frequencies:
Primary Repeater: 147.24, plus offset, No PL
Backup Repeater: 146.850 minus offset, No PL
Backup Simplex: 146.550

Net Control Station
All communication is through Net Control.

The TARA radio van will be in place at the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel.
NCS call sign is "K6SLT".
Tactical call is "Hard Rock".

There may be times when expedience dictates direct communication - one site to another.
Direct contact with another station should be requested through NCS.

Communications Log sheets, ICS 309, are available by clicking here.
A reconstruction of details and times can sometimes help Dispatch with a review of conditions.
We appreciate getting those sheets from you, after the ride.

Radio Communicator Duties & On-Site Instructions