Welcome to the
Mississippi Valley Amateur Radio Association
The Mississippi Valley Amateur Radio Association (MVARA) is a small, but active, group of ham operators in the Lacrosse, Wisconsin area. We meet once per month in the Basement Auditorium Room B-190 at the Lacrosse County Administration Building 400 N. 4th St. Lacrosse. Use the south doors. We also try to get together for breakfast once per month. Please see our Event Calendar for upcoming meeting dates as well as other MVARA activities. Also if you are interested in VE testing, we give tests at every MVARA monthly meeting. If your interested in a testing session make sure to Contact Us and make sure to indicate that you want a test. We can make it happen for you.
The 2013 MVARA HF Mobile Antenna Shootout
Slated for September 7th
We're ready to draw the guns!!
The 4th Annual MVARA Mobile antenna shootout is coming up. The date has been set for September 7th . I know that's a ways down the road yet, but this should give you all plenty of time to perfect your setup. New and old, Factory or home made, Bring them all to the MVARA Shootout and lets make them play to see who has the best mobile setup. Back by popular demand this year again is Lon KØWJ with his mobile antenna clinic where he will fill you all in on what works and what don't. This is a very informative clinic and I'm sure you'll all leave with some new found knowledge.
Same great location as before, Gundersen Lutheren Clinic, Onalaska Campus
CHECK LOCATION MAP
Hope you all can make it. This is an open event for all no matter of club affiliation or not. EVERYONE IS WELCOME
Please Check Out Official Shootout Rules
For more info please Contact Us
Complete Winning Mobile Info Sheet
73, From your Friends at the MVARA.
Letter of Thanks from the Winner Lon KØWJ
2012 Shootout Photos
2011 Shootout Photos