Friday, August 27, 2010

Nick Roethe has joined the Team Canada in ARDF

Nick was born in Montreal in 1953. He lives in Germany since he was 5 years old, became an electrical engineer and worked for IBM in Germany and USA for many years. He enjoys hiking and rock climbing, and he is an active ham with special focus on ARDF. Nick today lives in Southwest-Germany, where Mercedes and Porsche cars come from. He has close relatives in Vancouver and has been there many times.

Nick participates in dozens of foxhunts every year, mainly in Germany, but also in other European countries. He has attended the last two Region 2 championships and won 3 first places. In this years German championship he finished second on 80m. Nick makes high quality ARDF receivers for both 2m and 80m bands. Just at the last German Championships in August 2010 receivers made by him won total of 6 gold, 5 silver and 2 bronze medals! Nick is going to represent Canada in M50 Category in upcoming World ARDF Championship in Croatia.

Welcome Nick!

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