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Date(s) & Time:
Saturday, Jun 08, 2019
(Carpool Departure: 06:00 AM @ TBD)
cost for this event is $213 and includes 2 days (June 8 - June 9) of
mentorship with a guide.
mentorship event is part of AMP (Alpine Mentorship Program)
organized by the ACC Calgary Section Alpine Chair jointly with ACMG
Mountain Guide Brent Peters' company PeakSTRATAGEM.
plans to have an accident while out climbing but do you know what to
do in the event of one? Imagine, you are on pitch three of a multipitch
route and the leader take a fall with more than half the rope out. They
are unresponsive! Do you know what to do? Could you deal with the
technical aspects of a complex rescue in this scenario? This
Alpine Mentorship Event is for individuals with prior rock climbing
experience that want to learn the fundamentals of Rock Rescue. The
event will be designed for multi-pitch rock and alpine climbers and
will cover rope ascension using 2 prusiks or 1 prusik with a progress
capture; counter balance rope ascension; releasable load transfers;
counterbalance rappels; and tandem rappels. This is a full rope
rescue tool box.
Required Items to Bring:
Harness, helmet, 4 x locking carabiners, 2 X non-lockers, ATC
belay device, 1 x 120cm sling, 2 x 5m cordelette (10kN accessory
cord - 7mm or high strength 6mm), 1 x 2m cordelette (10kN
accessory cord - 7mm or high strength 6mm), Please feel free to
bring any other gear you may have questions about using. A formal
gear list will be provided closer to the event.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Warm belay jacket, extra pair of gloves, extra layers/warm
clothing, waterproof shell, thermos with hot drinks, lunch,
sunglasses, sun screen and camera.
How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:
up for this event:
Put your name on the
experience to Kyle Potts (email@example.com)
You will be notified if
you have been accepted into the program.
Once accepted send
an e-Transfer payment to the Treasurer at
treasurerAMP@acccalgary.ca. This payment must be made within 3
days of being accepted. If you don’t pay, we will move onto
screening the next participant and you are moved to the bottom of
When you send your
payment also send to treasurerAMP@acccalgary.ca the following
information: Name, Full address including postal code, phone
number, email, course/event title and date, Trip Leader/Coordinator,
and the password to accept payment.
Email the e-Transfer
evidence to the trip coordinator – Kyle Potts
(firstname.lastname@example.org). Once I have confirmation from you that you
have paid, I will move you from the waiting to the attendee list.
Cancellation/Partial Attendance: Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
Once payment has been received by the treasurer you will be moved
to the confirmed list. There will be no refund for cancellations.
Courses will run regardless of weather unless the guide deems
conditions unsafe then a back-up option may be executed. This is to
be decided by the guide the evening before.
*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).
The Calgary Section of the Alpine Club of Canada is a not for profit / flow through course and trip provider. We organize courses and trips based on member demand and divide any costs that we incur between event attendees. In other words, we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.
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Registration for this event closed on Friday, June 07, 2019 at 05:00 PM.