Rock Rescue 201 with Sarah Hueniken - Sunday, May 28, 2017
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This is part two of the 101 course for anyone who
already has taken a rescue course. This day will
involve more complicated scenarios and deal with
how to extract you and your partner from a
multipitch scenario. Lowers, raises and
counterbalance / tandem rappels.
Cost : $130
This trip will be a first-come-first-serve and
this is based on who can deliver their $130 (GST
included) cheque/cash/INTERAC e-Transfer first.
Your payment options are as follows: mail a cheque out to the attention of "Alpine Club of Canada - Calgary Section" to the address I will email you once a few have registered.. Or send an INTERAC e- Transfer to the ACC Treasurer using the Treasurer@ACCCalgary.ca email address.
Required Items to Bring:
Sarah will email you a detailed list closer to the date.
How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:
The course will be taught by Sarah Hueniken, a
full ACMG Alpine Guide.
Sarah Hueniken has been living and guiding in
Canmore for the past 14 years. As a full ACMG
Alpine guide, she spends her summers guiding rock
and alpine and her winters guiding ice and mixed
routes. Having climbed for over 20 years, Sarah
has traveled and worked in various places
throughout the US, Mexico, South America and Asia
to explore the mountains of the world. Highlights
have included a first ascent of a 6000m peak
bordering Tibet (Sachun 5.10+ M5), new ice lines
in Iceland and Canada, first ascent of sea stacks
in Newfoundland, Spray Ice, and participating in
various climbing competitions. Sarah is also the
first female in North America to climb M12 and
M13+. She also works with Chicks with Picks, NOLS,
and is an Outdoor Research, Hot Chillys and
Sterling Rope sponsored
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Registration for this event closed on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 08:00 PM.