Montreal Amateur Radio Club


Cyclo-Tour 2005

May 29, 2005

Sunday, May 29, 2005

The 2005 Edition of St. Lazare Cyclo-Tour was held today and communications was organized by the St. Lazare Communications Group (VE2LZR).  Amateur radio operators came from the Montreal Amateur Radio Club (VE2ARC), West Island Amateur Radio Club (VE2CWI), Western Quebec VHF/UHF Amateur Radio Club (VE2RM),  Covey Hill Amateur Radio Club (VE2CYH) and the Prescott-Russell ARES Group (VA3PRA).

The following amateur radio operators were present to assist in providing communications:

  • Croydon Snowdon, VA2CLS
  • Carole Albert, VA2MOO
  • Max Davies, VA2PMD
  • Ron Campbell, VA2RJC
  • François Daignaeult, VE2AAY
  • Mel Martin, VE2DC
  • Ken Magee, VE2EXC
  • Gillian Magee, VE2EXX
  • Jim Low, VE2PI
  • Vernon Ikeda, VE2QQ
  • Raymond Faguy, VE2SJA
  • Shirley Ovans, VE2SMO
  • Frank Torontour, VE2TOR
  • John David Howieson, VA3JO
  • Normand Pitre, VA3NHK
  • Mike Johl, VE3AET

In addition, thanks to Régent Marineau, VE2MRA for allowing the Montreal Amateur Radio Club portable repeater (147.015 +) to be placed at the St. Lazare Firehall.  Régent is an officer with the Fire Department and many thanks to him for graciously arranging a central location for the portable repeater.

Ken Magee would like to thank all the above amateur radio operators on behalf of the organizing committee of the Cyclo-Tour for helping make this annual event safer for all the participants.

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