Free Winter Mountain Sport Event
Tuesday 16th January, 2018 from 7.00 pm to 9.30 pm
Are you looking for a new adventure challenge this winter or maybe you're a seasoned veteran looking for top tips and latest coaching practices then why not join us for an evening of workshops on winter mountaineering and snowsports. There will be a free prize draw raffle and discounts on the night. Light refreshments will be provided.
This event is suitable for age 14+ years
Numbers will be limited..... so booking is essential by calling Ancrum Centre on 01382 435911.
Hill Walk / Mountaineering Topics
- Equipment to carry on Winter walking / climbing trips and lessons learned from guiding / mountain rescue experience - Dave Slade
- Mechanisms behind the mountain rescue. If you need them what can you expect, what are our capabilities and how does this happen? The 'chopper' won't just 'pick you up'! - Dave Slade.
- What is Ski-touring? Are you an alpine skier and are you bored of skiing the same old pistes or looking for new challenges? Ski-touring allows you access to untouched snow in some phenomenal places. What equipment do you need, what knowledge do you need and where might you go? - Lewis Jones.
- Ski and Board technician and servicing - Do you just stick your ski / board in for servicing? What do they do and how will this impact the performance of your ski / board. This workshop will also give you a chance to discuss the intracacies of ski and board set-up, tuning and changes you may make.