Category Archives: Volunteer

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Local radio groups step up to help with new stage!

All over the country rallies utilize ham radio operators to keep our events safe and running smoothly. Spots along the entire course are all manned by folks with a radio and an FCC license. HDT utilizes over 60 amateur radio … Continue reading

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High Desert Trails Performance Rally May 3rd, 2014

First run in 1973, the High Desert Trails Rally has been a yearly event since 2008. On dirt roads Southwest of Ridgecrest and North of the Jawbone Canyon Station, the rally takes competitors through fast and flowing valleys and tight … Continue reading

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High Desert Trails 2013!

1st – Jon Burke / Tom Morningstar – Open 4wd, NNRC AWD 2nd – Vartan Samuelian / Laurence Babahekian – Open 4wd, NNRC AWD 3rd – Pete Pollard / Marie Boyd – CRS-2, NNRC 2WD – More results here – … Continue reading

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CQ CQ KI6IUC calling for Rally Volunteers!

The High Desert Trails Rally will run on May 4th, 2013. Performance rallies would not exist in the US without amateur radio! We rely on the skills of hundreds of volunteers to keep us safe in the woods. Hams keep … Continue reading

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Getting ready to Rally and Rallycross!

We’re less then 2 weeks away from the 2013 High Desert Trails Rally & Rallycross! If you haven’t already booked your hotel room, the rally rate ends today! We have 23 Rally competitors signed up, and 28 Rallycross competitors on … Continue reading

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Registration for Rally and Rallycross Open

Ready to enter? Rally (Saturday May 4th) and Rallycross (Sunday May 5th) entry is open! We’ve seen other rally events try to incorporate a rallycross into the schedule. Often running at the same time, or as a disconnected separate event … Continue reading

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SpringHill Suites Filled – Book next door quick!

We filled the SpringHill Suites in Ridgcrest! The Hampton Inn right next door is going to offer us the same great rate, but only for a few more days, so book your rooms ASAP. You can go online to: http://hampton.com … Continue reading

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QST – QST – Calling all ham radio volunteers!

The High Desert Trails Rally is a performance time trial event that will run on May 12th, 2012. Rally Racing is a motorsport where a driver and navigator (co-driver) race down closed dirt roads, one car at a time, as … Continue reading

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