Kent Amateur Radio Society

Chestertown, Maryland Kent County, USA

Established 1986

Category Archives: Events

Rock Hall Triathlon 2017

Rock Hall Triathlon 2017

The club provided auxiliary communications, once again this fall at the annual Rock Hall Triathlon.  The weather was favorable as several hundred participants swam, bicycled and ran the road course.  The club set up the Tiny Trac APRS unit and was able to successfully keep track of the the last bicyclist and runner.  A monitor was set up by the EMS tent for all to see as they passed by.

 

Field Day 2017

KARS had another great Field Day at the Massey Aerodrome this year with 204 Phone contacts and 5 Digital. Here is a link to photos of the day’s activities, taken by Bobby, N3WGC.   Continue Reading

National Parks on the Air 2016

Mark your calendar for December 27th 2016 and come by and see KARS at the Rock Hall Bulkhead for the National Parks on the Air event. The Kent Amateur Radio Society will activate the Capt. Smith Trail in the vicinity of Rock Hall, MD for the ARRL National Parks on the Air (NPOTA) special event.… Continue Reading

Jamboree on the Air  2016

Jamboree on the Air 2016

This year’s Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) took place at the Chestertown American Legion.  The KARS EMCOMM trailer was there Saturday afternoon October 15th.  KARS member Chris Cote, KE5NJ taught the Merit Badge Class and Paul Gerhardt, from the QA Radio Club, manned the HF station in the trailer. Continue Reading

Rock Hall Triathlon 2016

Rock Hall Triathlon 2016

KARS had a successful weekend October 1st and 2nd, providing communications at the Rock Hall Triathlon.  The day started early on Saturday and ended late.  Then we all came back again on Sunday to do it all over again! The event went smoothly with Jamie (KC3CUV) and Richard (K3JB) at Net Control and about 10… Continue Reading

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