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Big wall training weekend with Angus Kille

June 13 - June 14

Big wall training course. Depending on interest could be 1:2 or 1:4 or a larger group. It’s going to be up to €200 per person for 1:4 – €600 for the coaching and a bit for Angus’ travel expenses from the UK.

Syllabus will cover the following types of activity:

Basic aid climbing techniques

Stance management, and fixing ropes

Jumaring – a variety of systems

Hauling systems

Pendulums and tension traverses

Pegging and de-pegging

Marginal gear – mashies, rurps, sky hooks, beaks

Bivouacking skills with and without portaledges

A review of Big Wall areas

Probably in our hut in Glendalough and using the main face as the big wall. Slide show in the hut Saturday evening.

Details

Start:
June 13
End:
June 14
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Organizer

Andy Minshull
Phone:
0863927842
Email:
andybminshull@gmail.com

Venue

Glendalough
Wicklow Ireland + Google Map
Phone:
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