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Intro to Leading Rock climbs with Sean Isaac - Sun, May 13 2018

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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:Sun, May 13 2018  7:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 6:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Sun, May 6 2018 9:00:00 PM
Event Duration:1 day
Difficulty Rating:D2: D2 - See Conversion Chart
Trip Coordinator(s): SueS
Ken Chatel
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Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Attendee Screening: Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Coordinator will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
Maximum Group Size:6
Maximum No. Guests:0
Minimum Group Size:4
Maximum No. Guests Per Member:0
Number Registered So Far: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

This course is aimed at those Rock Climbers wishing to start leading rock climbs or those who need a refresher. The course will cover anchors, rope management, managing your second, repelling and much more. This course is designed to give you the skills and confidence to lead rock routes in a safe and professionally guided environment.

COST $136.25

Required Items to Bring:
Harness, helmet, locking carabiner and belay device. More info to follow.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Warm belay jacket,extra pair of gloves,thermos with hot drinks,lunch, sun screen and camera.

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Sean will decide and email the participants 3-4 days before the course.
Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):200Km
Carpool Departure Time: 6:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
** Calgary Transit Info
Carpool Cost:  Please make a contribution towards the cost of gas and maintenance to your carpool driver.

This trip will be a first-come-first-serve and this is based on who can deliver their $136.25 (this includes tax) cheque/cash/INTERAC e- Transfer (to ACC Calgary) first.

The preferred method is to send an INTERAC e- Transfer to the ACC Treasurer using the email address. NOTE: this is a T&L specific address.

Be sure to supply the following to the treasurer when you send payment: Name, Full address including postal code, phone number, email, course/event title and date, Trip Leader/Coordinator, and the password to accept payment and a payment confirmation email to the trip coordinators.

About the course leader: Sean Isaac is a sponsored climbing athlete and an ACMG Alpine Guide specializing in technical leadership instruction in addition to guiding rock, ice and alpine routes. To learn more about Sean, please visit his website at www.seanisaac.c om.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!
*Note: Cancellation Policy as of March 2017 : If a participant is unable to attend a course or paid 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 a trip, participants get a refund (less any non- recoverable costs).

Trip Feedback
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Mountain Sustainability Donation: Would you like to donate $2 to help preserve our natural mountain environment?
This donation is to offset the carbon created and impact on the environment which trips and recreation can create. The donation will at this time be added to the ACC National Environmental Fund.