Report: Field Day 2021 (Updated 2021-11-20)

The ACARA participated in the largest operating event in the Amateur Radio calendar, ARRL Field Day, on Saturday and Sunday, June 26-27, 2021, at the Athens County Fairgrounds. The club succeeded in making 585 contacts on HF, 6 meters, 2m, and satellite, using CW, SSB, and FM. For a full report with photos visit

ACARA President and Field Day 2021 Chairman wishes to thank everyone who helped make Field Day a fun, instructional, and safe event!

Eric McFadden, WD8RIF
President, Athens County Amateur Radio Association

Update 2021-11-20: Field Day 2021 results have been posted by the ARRL

ACARA placed 22nd out of 153 in Class 1A, which places the club in the top 14%. Also within Class 1A, ACARA placed 2nd in Ohio, 2nd in the 8th call-district, and 3rd in the ARRL Great Lakes Subdivision.