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IMPROVEMENT COURSE

Training course addressed to those with some experience in canyoning and who, being in a good physical condition, wish to learn and develop the specific techniques of the sport so as to increase their general knowledge of canyoning and come to conduct themselves safely, autonomously and effectively in any kind of gorge and situation.

When: April to October
Where: Vall de Boí, Ribagorça, Serra de Guara
Activity: Canyoning Course
Price: 280€ per student

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DETAILS

AIMS

  • to recognize and know how to avoid hazards inside canyons.
  • to learn the specific techniques of progression for each situation.
  • to gain autonomy, safety and efficacy inside canyons.
  • to know how to prepare a multi day canyoning trip.
  • to know how to manage the risk involved in the activity.

CONTENTS

  • knowledge and adaptation to several milieus.
  • knowledge and adaptation to specific gear.
  • rope-less-progression.
    • safety and prevention.
    • slides and waterfalls.
    • screes and siphons.
    • water and diving.
  • progression with rope.
    • safety and specific prevention.
    • guided rappels.
    • rope cutting.
    • specific knots.
    • specific maneuvers with high volume of flow.
    • fixed lines.
    • safety zip-lines.
    • joining and retrieving ropes.
  • logistics of a descent or a multi day canyoning trip.
    • info.
    • planning the activity.
  • wild waters (2).
  • first aid (2).
  • how to act in adverse or committed situations: risk management.

DURATION

4 days. 5hTheory / 20h Practical
April to October.
1 instructor/max. 4 students.

WHERE

Vall de Boí.
Ribagorça.
Sierra de Guara.

 

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REQUIRED GEAR

  • swimsuit
  • towel
  • sports shoes with good grip and soles
  • snack and water
  • penknife with saw
  • small first aid kit
  • whistle
  • diving goggles

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PRICES

280€ per student (a minimum of 2 /maximum of 4)
Ask about our rates for large groups.

Included: certified canyoning instructor/guide, technical and safety gear, (wetsuit, helmet, safety harness, backpack, jerry can, snap links, descenders, ropes...), day insurance, liability insurance and course study materials.
10% discount if you bring your technical and safety gear.
Not included: room and board and transport.

Spring Summer Activities Canyoning

Collaborators

Vall de Boi ACNA AEGM