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Self Rescue Class with David Fasulo

Date and Time

Saturday, May 9, 2020, 9:00AM - 5:00PM

Location

Chatfield Hollow, CT,
Connecticut, West of River,
CT

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

This is a great class for anyone who wants to learn how to safely get yourself and climbing partners out of a bind while on the rock. We will review different hitches and knots, techniques for ascending the rope, transferring loads and aid climbing. The class instructor is David Fasulo, author of "Self Rescue (How to Climb Series), June 1, 2011". We will be working in pairs, taking turns with each rescue method. Class is held in Killingworth, CT. May 10 rain date. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Class is limited to six (6) participants. Preference is given to trad leaders, particularly those who lead AMC Narragansett Chapter trips. Participants must be a minimum of 18-years old or accompanied by a parent/guardian if between the ages of 15-17 years old. There is a fee of $40.00 for this class and the Narragansett Chapter pays the difference. Rain date is May 10, 2020. Registration will open one month before the class.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Adult: $40 member / $40 non-member

Driving Directions

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Directions and other instructions will be sent to the 6 participants.

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Activities

Climbing/Mountaineering
Instruction (Skills)
Rock Climbing

Offered By

Narragansett (R.I.)

Status

Open

Difficulty

strenuous

Audience

Adults (18+)


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