Climbing Rescue Sessions - RESCHEDULED - Tuesday, May 30, 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type: Social 
Event Location: Yamnuska Bluffs 
Date(s) & Time:   Tuesday, May 30, 2017 04:30 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Monday, May 29, 2017 09:30 PM  
Event Duration: 6 hours 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):    

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 10
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   7 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   Yes

Do to an injury I will be rescheduling this event. Skill Session Tuesdays!! Come out and practice rope rescue skills applicable to all types of climbing. I will have a few accident scenarios we can work on that involve using the skills covered over the last few months. See agenda below but you are welcome to practice/share anything you would like to cover. This is a session for those who have some basic knowledge of escaping belay, assisted rappels, hauling and rope ascension. I will be starting another basic session for beginners so please stay tuned.
Required Items to Bring:
Bring everything you need to practice with and dress warm!! You will need a headlamp, locking and non locking biners, harnesses, belay device, personal anchor, prussic, anchor, and a few draws. I will have prussic cords if you need one or want to try other types. Bring a heavy pack for a VICTIM if possible.

Recommended Items to Bring:
If anyone has lanterns, that would be great.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Parking lot of Mount Yamnuska  
Carpool Departure Time:  
Carpool Location:   Our Lady of the Assumption School
Carpool Directions:   NW corner of Sarcee and Highway 1.

Note that this is a peer to peer sharing session only and is NOT a course. It is also open to the public and participation numbers will be larger than what is listed in this event. AGENDA is as follows: Nov 29: Escaping Belay/Anchors Dec 13: Getting to the climber(rope ascension/rappel) Jan 3: Moving a Climber (hauling, two person raps, lowering) march: Scenario 1 (Decision Making pre and post incident/respond) May : Scenario 2

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Registration for this event closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 at 09:30 PM.