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Multi-Pitch Systems - Sun, Jul 5 2020

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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.

The Basics:
Event Type:Training
Event Location:Squamish
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Jul 5 2020  8:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Jul 10 2020 12:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 Day
Difficulty Rating:D1: Easy
Event Leader(s): Rob Janousek
Monte Johnston
Anna Milino
Todd Powell
Rob Szpak
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Member Cost:$125.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 & Older Only
Attendee Screening: Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Number Registered So Far: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)

Itinerary:

Multi-Pitch Systems:

Ready to take your rock climbing higher, way higher? Whether you’re an expert climber or just new to outdoor rock climbing, there are lifetimes of multi-pitch routes around Squamish that require proficient multi-pitch climbing skills to tackle quickly and safely.

This 1-day course will focus on providing you with the skills to successfully and efficiently complete multi-pitch climbs at almost any rock climbing destination. Skill development will focus on:

  • Route selection
  • Belaying methods in the multi-pitch setting
  • Protecting both the leader and the second while climbing
  • Anchor construction and considerations for multi pitch climbing
  • Route finding
  • Rappel descents
  • Emergency preparedness
Leaders: Monte Johnson, Todd Powell, Rob Janousek, Rob Szpak, Anna Milino

Course Length: 1 day

Cost: $169.00 ($125 for ACC Vancouver Member) Request for payment by Visa or e-transfer will be sent to you after signing up.

Student/Instructor Ratio: 4:1

Bonus Day: $225.00 plus tax per person for a group of 2

Dates: July 5, 2020 (additional dates can be added upon request)

Location: Squamish, BC

Note: Because of COVID-19 there will be some additional requirements including wearing face masks when you cannot physically distance, etc. It is also recommended that you sign-up for this course with a friend that is within your social circle.

Note: No refunds. A participant needing to drop out will have the ability to draw upon approved people from a waiting list should it exist. Exchange of Payment to take place directly between the two people. No credit to carrying forward is permitted.

Contact Monte Johnson for any inquiries.

Monte Johnston
ACMG/IFMGA Mountain Guide & Editor in Chief
www.blacksheepadventuresports.com


Required Items to Bring:

Required Items:

  • Two masks (in case one gets damaged)
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Your own individual black or blue ink pen
  • Printed out and completed ACC Waiver
  • ACC Health Declaration
  • ACMG waiver
  • ACMG Health Declaration, to be signed in front of the leader/organizer: https://www.acmg.ca/03public/resource s/waivers.aspx

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Notes:
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.

Cost & Payment:
Member Cost:$125.00/Person
Non-Member Cost:$169.00/Person
Make a Payment:Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!




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