Goose Rock (None IOTA) June 5-9 2022
Due to the postponement of Rockall Expedition until June next year (because lack of funds and a vessel), the Rockall Team will go to Goose Rock, Newquay, for 4 nights from Mon 6 June 2022 until Thu 9 June 2022.
5 personnel from the Rockall expedition team will be involved in order to conduct pre-expedition training.
Goose Rock -0.2NM North west of East Pentire point, Newquay, Cornwall
5 x Inhabitants
Cam Cameron VR FRGS RNR -Expedition Leader
Dr. Chris Grieco – GP- Expedition medic
James Price- Mountaineer- Expedition Specialist
Nobby Styles- Radio operator
Chris Thrall former RM Commando and renowned podcaster and author
+ Aaron Wheeler – to film the expedition training but not to live on the Rock.
Cam Cameron VR FRGS is an RNR officer with over 40 years at sea on oil tankers and Naval patrol boats. He has 30 years of military service including 6 years as an infantry soldier in the Gordon Highlanders. He is an MCA commercially endorsed skipper <200GT.
Dr Chris Grieco-Expedition medic is an experienced mountaineer with conquests in Pakistan and is an expedition medic currently working as a doctor in Taunton. He is a former Naval officer and colleague of Cameron’s.
James Price is an internationally renowned mountaineer with solo ascents of a range of first ascents in Pakistan and currently lives in France
Nobby Styles is an experienced radio operator and is the Expedition comms specialist
Chris Thrall- RM commando and well known author and podcaster
All personnel are qualified in VHF, Sea Survival and medicine or first aid. All have been trained in sea survival, cold water shock, hypothermia and are strong and confident seafarers.
Our LANDPOD accomodation will be available from SUN 5th June.
Sun 5th June and deliver Landpod and kit to Newquay Cornwall. Return Thu 9th June
Transit Goose Rock by RIB from Newquay via Cornwall Waverunner safaris- (possibly) on Mon 6th June at HW
Return from Rock via Rib on Thursday 9th June.
It is intended that Nobby G0VJG will be testing radio equipment using his callsign G0VJG/p.