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28.05.2015

Welcome to the new session!

BRONZE

Consent forms and other paperwork have been issued for the new S3 Bronze Groups and can be downloaded here.

A Bronze Practice has been pencilled in for 23-24 June, provided I can find another member of staff to accompany it. The list reads:

Dean Brown
Nathan Doogan
Ryan Robertson
Amy Taylor
Chloe Wagener
 

SILVER

We will be running Silver this year. Anyone wishing to sign up either having completed Bronze or as a direct entrant show see Mr Cant for details. So far the following have returned consent forms, but some have yet to cough up their registrations fees:

Jack Brady
Lewis Cassells
Sean Crann
Nathan Doogan
Lewis Lamond
John McCafferty
Heather McPherson
 
Silver Training sessions are Tuesday 12.45-13.30 (Bring a packed lunch) and are compulsory if you want to keep up with training:
 
Date Topic Resources
26.05.15 Practice exped route familiarisation  
02.06.15 Emergency Procedures Aide Memoire
09.06.15 Off-track navigational techniques Handout
16.06.15 Pre-expedition check & kit issue  
23.06.15 Expedition debrief  
30.06.15 Trangia Party - Bring something to cook  
A Silver Practice expedition has been pencilled in for 17-19 June, provided I can find another member of staff to accompany it. The list is now full and currently reads:
 
Balir Calder (St. John's)
Lewis Cassells
Sean Crann
Nathan Doogan
Lewis Lamond
Greg McBain (St. John's)
Heather McPherson
 
Anyone missing out this time around can come out in September/October.