Past Events

July 2, 2016

Look for Jim on the W5KUB Internet broadcast July 5th at 8 pm Central time. Tom Medlin will interview Jim on his recent book, "Contact Sport," as well as other aspects of the hobby and the book-writing process. The URL is

June 10, 2016

JK (Jim) George will be taking part in both days of the Texas HamCom amateur radio gathering in Irving, TX on Friday, June 10 and Saturday, June 11. He will be signing copies of "Contact Sport," his new book about the World Radiosport Team Championship in USA's New England in the summer of 2014, as well as his debut novel, "Reunion." Look for him inside at the main exhibition area.

May 24, 2016

May 24, 2016

Hearthside Books, Bluefield, West Virginia

J.K. George will appear at Hearthside Books, Bluefield, WV, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 to discuss and sign copies of his newest book, “Contact Sport: A Story of Champions, Airwaves, and a One-Day Race Around the World.” Check out Hearthside Books’ Facebook page here:

He will elaborate on the background of the book, including behind-the-scenes tidbits from covering the World Radiosport Team Championship in July, 2014. The book is written for anyone, from an experienced “ham radio” enthusiast to someone who has never heard of the hobby or the sport of “radio contesting.”

May 25, 2016

Princeton West Virginia

Princeton public library

JK (Jim) George will appear at the Princeton, WV public library on Wednesday, May 25 at 1 p.m. to discuss his book, “Contact Sport, A Story of Champions, Airwaves, and a One-Day Race Around the World.” Please join him. Refreshments will be provided, and the book will be available to be purchased and autographed.

May 20, 2016

May 20-22, 2016
Dayton Hamvention
Dayton, OH

Jim will be attending the Contest Banquet and will be selling autographed books in the vendor’s area.