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Tierra Bella Bicycle Tour (AM shift)

Date: 04/14/18 Start: 7:00 AM End: 12:30 PM Location: Gavilan College, Gilroy
Credential Credit (What's this?): No

Tierra Bella is a bicycle tour through South County starting and ending near Gavilan College (5055 Santa Teresa Blvd, Gilroy, CA 95020). It takes place on Saturday, April 14, 2018 and consists of four simultaneous routes, a 60 K route, a 100 K route, a 100 Mile route, and a 200 K route. There will be up to 2,000 official riders out on these routes.

This is different than a drill or parade. Here you will be directly working with individuals directly who need your help. It’s the best kind of one-to-one activity. You will end the day knowing that you made a difference.” -R.R.

ARES Communicators are needed to staff the communications Incident Command Post (ICP), up to 15 SAG vehicles, and 7 fixed locations along the route.  Please refer to the individual job descriptions for additional information.

Sign-ups for the tour have been split across two event pages, one for the AM shift, and another for the PM shift. 
Operators may sign-up for either or both shifts.

This sign-up page is for the AM shift.

The PM shift sign-up page is here.

Please note that the "Rest Stop Lead" job is an all-day commitment, covering both the AM and PM shifts.  Rest Stop Leads are responsible for providing the communications gear and setup used at the stop.  If you're familiar with the tour, and have a preference about which rest stop you'd like to staff, contact the event organizer at operations @

The following positions are available for this event. You can state your preference when you sign up for the event. The event coordinator will attempt to accommodate your request. Based on the event and its requirements, the event coordinator may move hams to positions other than those requested.

Click on a position title for a description of the specific requirements for that position

ICP Staff0
Rest Stop Lead (all-day position)0
Rest Stop Communicatoryes
SAG Vehicle Communicator1
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