• Putnam County Event: OPSF50/50 Trail Run
    Sat 03-24 7:00am - 10:00pm

    The event will be held at Owen-Putnam State Forest on March 24, 2018 from 7:00a to 10:00p.
    OPSF50|50 is a trail race with three course lengths: 50 mile, 50k, and 14 mile.
    The event is owned and organized by Indiana Trail Running Association (ITRA) It is a non-profit organization run by volunteers.
    Start/Finish is now moved to: Horse Campground -4850 Fishcreek Rd, Poland, IN 47868
    The race website is

  • Sam Costa Run (Hamilton County)
    Sat 03-24 9:00am - 1:00pm

    The Hamilton County Amateur Radio Team coordinates this half marathon.

    It is time once again to round up volunteers for the 49th Sam Costa Half Marathon. As you all know, without volunteers we have no race, so please encourage others to join you as a volunteer this year. We really appreciate early sign ups so that we can make assignments to ensure that all areas are fully covered.

  • Skywarn Spotter Training: Marion County
    Tue 03-27 6:30pm - 8:30pm

    IUPUI Campus Center Rm 045, 420 University Blvd, Indianapolis,IN

  • Carmel Marathon (Hamilton County)
    Sat 03-31 7:30am - 2:00pm

    The Hamilton County Amateur Radio Team is again assisting this event for 2018. This is both a 13.1M and 26.2M Marathon.

  • 500 Festival Mini Marathon
    Sat 05-05 7:30am - 2:00pm

    2018 marks the 42nd running of the 500 Festival Mini Marathon. This is the largest half-marathon in the U.S. and the 7th overall largest running event in America.

    It has sold out for the past 13 years with 35,000 registrants and an additional 4,000 participants in the 5K run.

    Contact Mike Palmer, N9FEB, for volunteering as a ham radio emergency communicator at or at (317) 753-8691

  • 500 Festival Parade
    Sat 05-26 11:30am - 2:30pm

    The 2018 Parade marks its 62nd year. More than 300,000 spectators will watch the 1.75m parade as it goes around the downtown Indy streets.

    You can support this event by being an Emergency Communicator by contacting Mike Palmer at or at (317) 753-8691.

  • Hilly Hundred (Monroe County)
    Sat 10-06 7:00am - Sun 10-07 5:00pm

    The 51st annual Hilly Hundred will be held October 6-7, 2018, in scenic Monroe, Morgan, Owen, and Brown Counties. The event is sponsored by Central Indiana Bicycling Association (CIBA).

    The riders will take on the hills riding about 50 miles each day, returning to Ellettsville where the Start - Finish Line is.

  • Indianapolis Half Marathon in Lawrence
    Sat 10-06 7:00am - 1:00pm

    This is the 23rd Annual Indianapolis Half-Marathon held in Lawrence, IN, old Ft. Harrison area.
    It is a 13.1 mile and 5K/Run-Walk.

    If you would like to work this as an Emergency Communicator, contact Jeff Skinner,

  • American Diabetes Association Tour-de-Cure
    Sat 10-06 7:30am - 12:30pm

    Hams support this event as emergency communicators mostly outside the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This event has a 100 mile ride that stays inside the track, but offers a 50 mile and 75 mile road course, which is where the hams come in handy.

    To volunteer as an emergency communicator, contact Tony Stokes at

  • Indianapolis Monumental Marathon
    Sat 11-03 7:30am

    Full 26.2 mile marathon starting and ending in downtown Indianapolis.

    To volunteer as Ham Radio support, contact N9FEB Mike Palmer at or at (317) 753-8691.