Beacon training - Monday, Nov 13, 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type: Training 
Event Location: Edworthy Park 
Date(s) & Time:   Monday, Nov 13, 2017 07:00 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Monday, Nov 13, 2017 07:00 PM  
Event Duration: 1 1/2 hours 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):    

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 20
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   2 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

As the ski season is almost upon us it seems like a good idea to practice with your beacon. We're going to spend some time covering the basics before splitting into smaller teams to practice so we'd encourage you to come along even if you've never used one before. If we have time we'll also go over shovelling techniques. This is a good refresher from BCA on Beacon Searching 101 time_continue=1&v=u_W4dbVzogw
Required Items to Bring:
Beacon, probe, shovel. Warm clothes. Head torch.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Hot drinks.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Parking beside Bowness Rd at Angel's Cappuccino & Icecream. We'll meet there and walk across the bridge to get into the park.  

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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Registration for this event closed on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 07:00 PM.