Wisconsin Residents Embrace Amateur Radio Hobby

U.S. News

Both Bell, a Beloit native, and Urban are members of the Greater Beloit Amateur Radio Club. Urban also belongs to the Madison DX Club, a group of radio operators that embark on expeditions all over the world to set up amateur radio stations. The Madison club has sent members to the Antarctic and the South Sandwich Islands. Soon the club will send members to Baker Island.

Infographic - 13 Common Mistakes Amateur Data Scientists Make and How to Avoid Them


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Defending Champ Lin Takes Asia Amateur Lead With 62

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Lin started the third round six shots behind Go and Jin Cheng of China. He ran off seven birdies in 10 holes, was slowed by a bogey on No. 12, and answered with birdies on the 14th and 16th. He finished right before storms moved into the area, causing a two-hour delay.

English amateur boxers to keep beards

BBC News

England Boxing have changed their rules to allow amateur boxers with facial hair to fight.

State of Sport: Key stats from ComRes/BBC doping in amateur sport poll

BBC News

As part of State of Sport week, a poll for BBC Sport takes a look at the numbers behind doping in amateur sport with half of amateur athletes interviewed believing performance enhancing substance use is "widespread".