This year’s annual supper social will be held on Thursday July 17th at 6pm at the Rodd Grand Hotel in Yarmouth.
If you plan on attending, please RSVP by contacting Donnie Saulnier (VE1DES) via telephone at 742-1858 or by email at email@example.com. You may also RSVP via Dave (VE1GM) or Bill (VE1ALG).
Please RSVP at least a week before the event so we can ensure we reserve enough seating for everyone who wishes to attend.
Scanner listeners are also welcome to attend!
The club meeting minutes are now posted publicly under the Meeting Minutes tab at the top of the page.
The club meeting minutes are now being posted to the website. You must be a registered member and logged in to view them.
You can find them here (or by clicking the Club Minutes on the left side menu).
If you have any questions, comments, etc please bring them up at the next club meeting.
The Yarmouth Amateur Radio Club wishes to thank everyone who took
part in the 2014 Atlantic White Cane Contest. Here is a list of call signs
of participants and their scores.
White Caners Non White Caners
First Place First Place
VE1ALG – 69 Points VE1ALQ – 69 Points
VY2NR – 54 Points VE1XYL – 65 Points
VE1DI – 54 Points VE1EJC – 61 Points
VE1LEO – 47 Points VA1BAB – 52 Points
VE1QT – 40 Points VE9REB – 42 Points
VE1JGW – 32 Points VE9PFW – 40 Points
VE9NA – 38 Points
VE1GFG – 36 Points
VE1KEV – 34 Points
VE9WOW – 33 Points
VE9HC – 33 Points
VE1CDT – 32 Points
VE9CX – 31 Points
VE1DO – 31 Points
VE1BZI – 30 Points
VE1KRE – 29 Points
VE1JBL – 28 Points
VE1JWM – 27 Points
Author: ve1jax (Site Admin)
THE YARMOUTH AMATEUR RADIO CLUB IS PROUD TO ONCE AGAIN SPONSOR THE ATLANTIC WHITE CANE CONTEST WHICH WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 2nd, 2014 ON THE 80 METER BAND USING LOWER SIDE-BAND FROM 7:30 UNTIL 9:30 AM AND FROM 3:00 UNTIL 6:00 PM ATLANTIC STANDARD TIME.
ONLY CONTACTS WITH AMATEURS IN THE FOUR ATLANTIC PROVINCES WILL COUNT FOR POINTS.
CONTEST LOGS SHALL CONTAIN THE CALL-SIGN, NAME AND STATUS OF EACH CONTACT. STATUS IS WC FOR A WHITE CANER AND NWC FOR A NON-WHITE CANER. WHITE CANERS NEED NOT ENTER THE TIMES OF EACH CONTACT. NON-WHITE CANERS MAY ENTER THETIMES IF DESIRED.
A CONTACT WITH A WHITE CANER WILL COUNT FOR TWO POINTS AND A CONTACT WITH A NON-WHITE CANER WILL COUNT FOR ONE POINT. FINAL SCORE WILL BE THE TOTALOFYOUR POINTS
HOW TO ENTER:
LOGS MAY BE MAILED TO DAVID VAIL AT 50 PORTER ST. YARMOUTH, N.S. B5A 2Y9 IN PRINT, IN BRAILLE OR ON CASSETTE TAPE, OR BY E-MAIL TO VE1GM@RAC.CA TO BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 28, 2014.
FIRST PLACE CERTIFICATES WILL BE SENT TO THE TOP SCORERS IN BOTH THE WHITE CANE AND NON- WHITE CANE CATEGORIES AND A CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION WILL BE SENT TO EVERYONE WHO MAKES TWENTY OR MORE CONTACTS IN THE CONTEST AND SUBMITS A LOG.
Here is the new list of the club executive for 2013 / 2014. There has only been one change this year. VE1XT has been elected to the role of Secretary.
President – Max Stulberger VE1IC
Vice President – Bernie Bonnar VE1UT
Treasurer – Dave Vail VE1GM
Secretary – Dennis d’Entremont VE1XT
73 de VE1XT
Chuck Outhouse (VE1SOL) now has a new call sign, it is VE3RGY.
Photos from Field Day 2013 at the QTH of VE1HRT