We are happy to announce the Fifth Annual Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness. This event hasgrown from twelve participants in 2014 to fifty-seven stations last year. Our islands, mountains, valleys and the ocean make it a challenging and unique event in the ham radio world!
This early noticeis for leaders in the ham community. If you can, please help to promote this event — spread the word via radio nets, meetings, newsletters, web sites, or just tell another ham! On the radio, you can provide the URL below, or just say “Google Grid Madness”.
Please use all or part of the info below. You can also use anything from gridmadness.blogspot.com
Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness 2018
A VHF/UHF Simplex Event
Sunday, September 16th from 1300 to 1700 HST
Aulani Hui Amateur Repeater Club sponsors Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness, an event for all hams in the State of Hawaii. This event is designed for FUN, and to test your equipment, coverage and operating skills using simplex FM on 2 meters and 70 cm. Contact as many stations as you can in as many Grid Squares as you can, using SIMPLEX ONLY.
“Get on the air” for new hams
New for 2018:
Simplified paper logging — No need to worry about points, or computing your score.