We need approx 10-12 volunteers for the Tampa-bay Frogman Swim.
This is a really good event for our group as it will allow us to work on our
communications capabilities on land and water.
DATE and PLACE
Sunday, January 15, 2017. Gandy Beach, St Petersburg to Picnic Island,
Our mission will be to support communications between support vessels and
land based units.
If any of you are EXPERIENCED Kayak Operators we have a need for at least 2
We will also have a need for a couple operators to ride with some of the
Below is an outline of the event:
0500 Stage start area
0600 Race start area/parking open at Gandy Beach.
0615 Swimmer/Kayaker check in
0715 Check in closes
0715-0740 Swimmer & Kayaker Brief with Q&A
0745 Navy ROTC Post/Opening Ceremony (reading of names of KIA/KIT)
0800 National Anthem/Colors
0815 Comms check/all support staff on station
0820 Wave 1 start
0825 Wave 2 start
0830 Wave 3 start
0835 Wave 4 start
0840 Wave 5 start
0845 Wave 6 start
1045 Swim Course closes
1100 After Race Party & Awards Ceremony at Hula Bay Waterfront Bar & Grill
(5210 West Tyson Avenue Tampa FL 33616)
Please respond Directly to Clayton, KJ4RUS if you can assist in this event.
I need to get all the volunteers that will be assisting their assignments
I will be sending our more details and assignments once I have the listing
Thank you in advance for your support and look forward to hearing from you.
Pinellas ACS/ARES Emergency Coordinator
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