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














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Charlie Walbridge - Instructor (AW, ACA)


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




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V - Lower

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

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









In Action, Dave from LaCrosse, WI.


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