It's that time of the month again. The February club meeting will be held this Tuesday (Feb 21) at the EMO building on Pleasant St. As always the time is 7 pm. All members, and anyone interested in the club, is encouraged to attend.
THE YARMOUTH AMATEUR RADIO
CLUB WILL ONCE AGAIN SPONSOR THE ANNUAL WHITE CANE CONTEST WHICH WILL BE HELD
ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 5th, 2017 ON THE 80 METER BAND USING LOWER
SIDEBAND FROM 7:30 UNTIL 9:30 AM AND FROM 3:00 UNTIL 6:00 PM ATLANTIC STANDARD
ONLY CONTACTS WITH
AMATEURS IN THE FOUR ATLANTIC PROVINCES WILL COUNT FOR POINTS AND IF A PERSON
HOLDS MORE THAN ONE CALL SIGN, ONLY ONE CONTACT WITH THAT PERSON WILL COUNT.
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 BUT NON-WHITE CANERS MUST ENTER THE TIMES.
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
TOTAL OF YOUR POINTS
HOW TO ENTER:
LOGS MAY BE MAILED TO DAVID
VAIL AT 50 PORTER STREET YARMOUTH, N.S. B5A 2Y9, OR BY E-MAIL TO firstname.lastname@example.org
TO BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN FEBRUARY 28, 2017.
FIRST PLACE CERTIFICATES
WILL BE SENT TO THE TOP SCORERS IN THE WHITE CANER AND NON-WHITE CANER
CATEGORIES AND A CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION WILL BE SENT TO STATIONS WHOSE LOG
CONTAINS 20 OR MORE VALID CONTACTS.
NSARA Memberships for 2017 are now due, anyone in the Yarmouth Club who would like to support NSARA and hasn't already done so, the cost is $10.00 per year and I will be collecting until the end of this month. See you at the EMO.