Intro Short Roping by Sean Isaac - Sunday, Jun 24, 2018
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Rundle Rock, Banff subject to change at the Guide's discretion
***Course registration is now closed. This
course is full.***
DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED FROM June 17 to
Cost: $136.25 (this includes tax) for one day
DATE June 24, 2018
Course Content: This course is aimed at
scramblers, rock climbers
and mountaineers who want to learn about short-
roping and short-
pitching techniques to deal with 3rd-, 4th- and
terrain. Topics will include rope management,
features, various body belays, terrain belays,
natural anchors and
application of techniques on changing rock
Prerequisites: Participants should have some
and/or mountaineering and be able to move over
3rd-, 4th- and easy-
5th-class terrain with confidence.
Required Items to Bring:
Details will be provided before the trip by Sean.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Warm clothes (expect to stand around and
listen/learn) and then
How to Get There:
Sean will contact participants before the course
to confirm a meetup
time & place.
This trip will be a first-come-first-serve and
this is based on who can
deliver their $136.25 (this includes tax)
Transfer (to ACC Calgary) first.
The preferred method is to send an INTERAC e-
Transfer to the ACC
Treasurer using the
Treasurertandl@ACCCalgary.ca email address.
Be sure to supply the following to the
treasurer when you send
Name, Full address including postal code, phone
course/event title and date, Trip
Leader/Coordinator, and the
password to accept payment and a payment
confirmation email to the
About the course leader:
Sean Isaac is a sponsored climbing athlete and
an ACMG Alpine
Guide specializing in technical leadership
instruction in addition to
guiding rock, ice and alpine routes. To learn
more about Sean, please
visit his website at www.seanisaac.com
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
If a participant is unable to attend a course
or paid trip, there will be
no refund unless the participant finds a
suitable replacement that is
acceptable to the trip coordinator. It will
then be the participant's
responsibility to recover funds from the
replacement. If the
coordinator cancels a trip, participants get a
refund (less any non-
*Cancellation Policy*: If a participant is unable to attend a paid course or trip, there will be no refund unless the participant finds a suitable replacement that is acceptable to the trip coordinator. It will then be the participant's responsibility to recover funds from the replacement. If the coordinator cancels an event, participants get a refund (less any non- recoverable costs).
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Registration for this event closed on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 09:00 PM.