[CQ-Contest] Registration for WRTC2014 Social Activities Now Open

Randy Thompson K5ZD k5zd at charter.net
Tue May 13 20:59:11 EDT 2014

The tours, activities, and dinners that will form the social aspects of
WRTC2014 have been finalized. You can see the complete list at

The tours are organized for the WRTC2014 competitors and referees, but
anyone is welcome on a space available basis.

There are links to the registration pages where everyone must sign up for
the activities they want to participate in. Tours will be available on a
first-come, first-served basis. 

Activities begin with a welcome barbeque on Wednesday evening.  Non-hams can
escape the contest talk by joining the Ham Widow's ball.

Thursday offers tours to Boston city center including a Duck Tour and
special tour to Fenway Park.

The opening ceremony is Thursday evening. The dinner requires a reservation
and payment in advance, but everyone will be invited to the opening ceremony
to see the teams march in.

There are tours and activities available over the weekend for those not
competing in WRTC2014.

Monday offers a choice between several interesting tours including a trip to
the Marconi site on Cape Cod, a trip to see the magnificent old homes in
Newport, RI, or a visit to the US Navy Submarine Museum in Groton, CT. All
of the tours will return visitors in time for the closing ceremony and the
buffet dinner.

We urge anyone considering attending an event to register early.  Visit
/ and http://www.wrtc2014.org/tours-and-activities/ for more information.

On 1 month and 26 days to go until WRTC2014!

Randy, K5ZD

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