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# Ben SP (would like to learn some rescue stuff) (Probably has to work.  :( do not save spot)
 
# Ben SP (would like to learn some rescue stuff) (Probably has to work.  :( do not save spot)
# Marcin (would like to learn anchors, some rescue)
 
 
# Eric (Want to practice what I learnt in the books, if we are short of instructors I might have to teach)
 
# Eric (Want to practice what I learnt in the books, if we are short of instructors I might have to teach)
 
# Jasper Clarke (would like to learn basics and rescue)<br>
 
# Jasper Clarke (would like to learn basics and rescue)<br>

Revision as of 22:34, 23 March 2009

Synopsis

Main article: Son of Rock

Son of Rock is being revisited this year and will be held on the first weekend of April (before exams) [If the weather is bad then it will be held after exams in April]. There will be many different stations set up in the vicinity of the smoke bluffs in Squamish. There will be a instructor at each station leading a skill. All ability levels are welcome and no climbing experience is necessary. Groups for stations for various skills has been created (final availability depends on instructors availability)

Date

  • April 4th - 5th, 2008

Location

We will meet on Saturday in the smoke bluff parking lot at 8:00 am


Pre Trip Meeting

There will be a pre trip meeting date TBD in the clubroom.There may also be an opportunity to sign out gear at this time.

Sign up for Saturday instructors and students

Please indicate if you are an instructor and what you would be willing to teach, the climbing gear that you have, and if you can drive. PLEASE INDICATE YOUR EXPERIENCE LEVEL,


Intro to Rock climbing

For those of you who have never climbed before and want to learn the basics

  • Instructors




  • Students
  1. Chantelle Chan
  2. Janine Welton














Top rope anchors

For those who want to move from gym climbing to outdoor climbing and don't know how to make safe anchors for top-roping.

  • Instructors


  • Students
  1. Angela Kubiak







Intro to lead climbing

For those interested in learning how to lead. Both sport and trad.

  • Instructors


  • Students
  1. Kai Chaplin
  2. Colin Pither






Multipitch climbing and rescue

If you venture into multipitches, you need to know how to do it and how to escape in case of something going wrong.

  • Instructors
  1. Will Whitty (can teach anything, but mostly keen on self-rescue; have full gear for multi-pitch and rescue, have vehicle)

  • Students
  1. Ben SP (would like to learn some rescue stuff) (Probably has to work.  :( do not save spot)
  2. Eric (Want to practice what I learnt in the books, if we are short of instructors I might have to teach)
  3. Jasper Clarke (would like to learn basics and rescue)




Sign up for Sunday

Sign up if you would like to stay in Squamish and climb on Sunday so that people other people can know who is staying and plan for the sweet party at the camp ground.

  1. Kai Chaplin
  2. Jasper Clarke



Car Sign up

Drivers please indicate how many spots you have and where you will be leaving from and passengers you are responsible for contacting your driver.