Rock Rescue 201/Refresher with Sarah Hueniken - Sunday, May 12, 2024

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up.
The Basics:
Event Type: Course 
Event Location: TBD 
Date(s) & Time:   Sunday, May 12, 2024 07:30 AM  
Registration Cut Off:   Wednesday, May 08, 2024 08:00 PM  
Event Duration: 1 day 
Difficulty Rating:   D2 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Julie Morter
Elisabeth Dupuis
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 6
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 4
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   6 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:

 The Rock Rescue 201 course is for anyone who has taken the RR 101 course or for anyone who already has already taken a course and is comfortable with the basic techniques. The focus of this day will be on scenarios and practice.

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.

To register for this course, first sign up for the waitlist/screening list. Then, contact Julie Morter to confirm you meet the pre-requisites (Competency with basic rock rescue skills)

Once Julie has approved you for the course, you will be able to pay directly on the event page. Payment is required to confirm your spot on the course.

Required Items to Bring:
Sarah will email you a detailed list closer to the date.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:   Sarah will decide location and email the participants 3-4 days before the course.  

Notes:
The course will be taught by Sarah Hueniken, a full ACMG Alpine Guide. Sarah Hueniken has been living and guiding in Canmore for more than 15 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, participating in various climbing competitions and achieving a personal goal of climbing 5.13. Sarah also works with Chicks with Picks, NOLS, and is an Arcteryx


Payment Options:
  • Member $213.66 CAD
Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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*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. Acceptable waiting list candidates will have priority. 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). Note that ACC National does not refund hut fees due to weather, delay, closures, or any other reasons. The Calgary Section of the ACC is a not for profit club and we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Wednesday, May 08, 2024 at 08:00 PM.