04-14-2007 NEW MARKET

The New Market Elementary School requested radio safety support for its annual school library 5k run.  Several local ham radio operators responded to the request and provided logistical and safety communications:

Participating hams:

Tim - N3VNG,  Bill - N2CF,  Jim - WA3FUJ,  Roy - N2CSQ,  Phil - KE3FL and Rick - N3RO.

Roy - N2CSQ operates as NCS for the event:

Phil - KE3FL provides radio communitions at one of the 5k run checkpoints:

A view of the runners through the "sag" vehicle windshield of N3RO's SUV:

 

During the run, a young boy developed cramps and was driven by the N3RO "sag" vehicle back to the school where the child was examined by a waiting ambulance crew.  Below is a picture of Rick, N3RO in the "sag" vehicle:

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