Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Jim Falls Safety Day (850 cfs), May 23rd

Jim Falls Safety Day (850 cfs), May 23rd, 2009
Chippewa River - Jim Falls, WI

Class I Moving Water, 1st drop above Old Y Bridge - Challenge Factor, "Ok"

Class II + Moving Water - "S Drop below Old Y Brige"
Darn, who's behind the bubble? Challenge Factor, "Increased"

Monday, May 25, 2009

Swiftwater Rescue Certification Course - Day 1, May 16th

May 16th through 19th - Charlie Walbridge SWR Cert. Course / Walt Augustine Instructor Trainer, hosted by Bear Paw - White Lake, WI on the Wolf River, Section III
Day 1 - Saturday, May 16th
The Crew


Charlie Walbridge - Instructor (AW, ACA)

Walt Augustine - Instuctor Trainer (ASCI - Maryland WW Park)
"Isn't that the phone he lost?"
Deffensive & Aggressive Swimming Techniques


V - Lower

Wausau Rescue Swimmer Dan - "Just another day on the water"


Tethered swimmer with back-up belay rescuing a unconcious victim. In action, Brian Heikenen.

In Action, Dave from LaCrosse, WI.