Field Day 2020 Surprises

To say we live in interesting times would be an understatement. However, to have participated in Field Day 2020 underscores amateur radio’s ability to adapt to conditions, while building and maintaining social contacts. Our story began about a month before field day. Our host asked a small group of local hams if we would be […]

Field Day 2020

Participate in the annual Amateur Radio Field Day event. This year, due to COVID-19 social distancing, plans have changed. Read about that here.

Field Day with Social Distancing

This year’s annual ARRL Field Day event has morphed into Field Day with Social Distancing. County health departments along with the United States CDC continue to recommend social distancing, face covers, disinfecting frequently used objects and surfaces, among other actions, to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 illness (Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, CDC). Consequently, our local Field […]

Field Day 2019

Join us for Field Day on Saturday, June 22, and make a few contacts. This year we will have several radio stations on the air communicating with people around the world. Our special “Get on the Air” station is staffed by mentors who will show you how to use the equipment to make contacts. You […]

Field Day Wrap-Up 2018

Here’s a belated posting of the June Field Day results. Checking the ARRL Database, K6MMM had the highest 3A score in the SCV section, and K6MMM was #6 in the SCV section overall. Congratulations! — Kerry K3RRY.  On July 6, 2018, members of the San Lorenzo Valley Amateur Radio Club met to discuss the results of […]