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Name: Practice Rock Rescue + Cragging + Brewery
Starts: Sun Nov 11, 2018
Meetup: St David's Church 8:40AM
Return: Sun Nov 11, 2018

Registration opens: Tue Nov 06, 2018
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: A5  [?]
For members only: Yes
Screening used: No
Max participants: 10

Organizer: Colin Huggard
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Trip Planning Questions

Have you taken a rock rescue course in the past year or two?

Do you lead climb trad?

Would you want to grab a beer at the end of the day?

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Participant Information

Have you taken a rock rescue clinic in the past year or two and want to dust off those cobwebs before winter sets in? This event is for you.

We'll spend a couple of hours in the morning practicing escaping the belay, load transfers, munter mules, and other rock rescue techniques - techniques you already know but maybe just need to practice. I am not an instructor nor will anything be taught - this is strictly for practice.

Then if the rock is dry enough and the weather cooperates we'll crag a bit in the afternoon. And if people are up for it we can grab a beer or a flight at a local brewery once it starts to get dark at some ridiculously early hour. Anyone driving will be encouraged to consume responsibly. 

GEAR: Everything you would need for a day of cragging, plus whatever rock rescue kit you have. Helmets are very strongly encouraged. Dress for the weather.

Meet at St David's Church at 8:40am, Depart at 9am sharp. Likely go to Zombie Roof area in the Smoke Bluffs. 

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