September 2015 AARC Public Service Wrap-up

Barring a last minute unforeseen event, the 2015 calendar of Public Service has concluded, and here is a summary of our Public Service efforts this season.

We had 8 officially scheduled events this year:

  • Jefferson Cup Bike Races
  • Miller School Bike Races
  • MS150 Tour de Vine Day 1
  • MS150 Tour de Vine Day 2
  • Jefferson Sprint Triathlon
  • Wisdom Oak Winery Triathlon
  • Boy’s and Girl’s Club Cycling Challenge
  • Gran Fondo Bike Race


In addition to these eight AARC events, AARC members also participated in one or more of six additional events in the central Virginia area.… Read the rest

Upcoming Public Service Events

The end of the Albemarle ARC Public Service Event calendar is approaching.  You have two more opportunities to get PS event credit for the year.  Saturday, August 29 is the Wisdom Oak Winery Triathlon event.  This takes place at Walnut Creek Park and is made up of 2 different triathlons. … Read the rest



Ms. Alice Bond, XYL of SK Socky Bond (K4GWL) has asked that a nice Icom IC-730
be used as a “loaner” to a local Ham who wishes to try HF and perhaps doesn’t
wish, or is unable, to make an investment in a HF rig at this time.… Read the rest