‘Events’ Archive

Huntington Beach RACES and the Disaster Preparedness Expo September 21, 2013 September 21, 2013 No Comments

By Wayne Yoshida, KH6WZ HB RACES Public Information Officer Six active RACES members were on-hand to meet and greet visitors to the Disaster Preparedness Expo on Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Huntington Beach Central Library. The RACES volunteers explained what the RACES group is and what we do for the City of Huntington Beach. [...]

Field Day 2013: Another Great Weekend Emergency Drill at the Beach July 1, 2013 No Comments

Field Day has come and gone – if you missed it – you missed out! Our new location helped to further increase visitor visibility from both Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) and the bike path along the beach. This year, we had many more visitors – Fire Department management, local dignitaries, licensed hams, ex-hams and ordinary [...]

Huntington Beach Radio Communications Volunteers Demonstrate Emergency Preparedness in Nation-Wide Drill June 10, 2013 No Comments

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — On Saturday, June 22, 2013, from approximately 11 AM near the intersection of Pacific Coast Highway and Goldenwest, a team of Huntington Beach Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES) communications volunteers will demonstrate and practice their emergency radio communications skills in a nation-wide drill called “Field Day.” The goal of the [...]

Huntington Beach RACES 2013 Baker to Vegas May 19, 2013 No Comments


2013 Baker to Vegas Communication Support April 8, 2013 1 Comment

The Huntington Beach RACES Baker to Vegas Communication Team will provide mobile communications support to the Huntington Beach Police Department Running Team’s participation in the 29th Annual Baker to Vegas Relay Race Saturday April 13 to Sunday April 14. HB RACES looks forward each year to providing the best communications resource for the Huntington Beach [...]

HBRACES Supports the 2013 Surf City Marathon February 3, 2013 No Comments

Thanks to all that spent an early Super Bowl Sunday early morning to support HB Fire and PD at the 2013 Surf City Marathon. With 20,000 runners both 2meter and 440 nets were extremely busy. As usual there was a very hectic period of about 2 hours with “runner down” and medical calls streaming in. [...]

Disaster Expo 2012 at the Huntington Beach Library: Showing off the Comms Trailer September 16, 2012 No Comments

Showing off the Emergency Comms FEMA Trailer

Fourth of July 2012 Parade Audio July 4, 2012 No Comments

Audio from the 2012 Huntington Beach July Parade may be downloaded from the link below. It’s about 3 hours long and 20MB in size. Fourth of July 2012

Huntington Beach RACES Field Day 2012 – W6O June 27, 2012 No Comments

Field Day Surf City Style! HB RACES had another great Field Day at the beach. Special thanks go to Emergency Manager Brevyn Mettler, KI6FRG and Eric Engberg, Division Chief of Operations and the Huntington Beach Fire Department, for allowing our group to access the parking area at the beach for this nation-wide emergency communications drill. [...]

2011 Shadow Drill July 11, 2011 2 Comments

The next Shadow drill is coming up this September 18th. We will be supporting PD as well as FD this year. Please plan to attend. We’ll need all the people we can get.