Out of all the new designs out there, I couldn't find one to meet my needs, so I built one. This is not a solicitation. I'm not selling boats. I have only one and it is not finished well enough to sell to anyone.
I simply would like some comments. You can see the boat being tested by...
There appears to be three variations of swiftwater rescue courses available: SRT, WRT, and ACA. I've done an ACA course, but am curious as to the differences with these other courses. Anybody have experience?
Trying to find some anecdotal evidence about z drags or mechanical advantage in rescue.
I am curious to know if anyone has:
Used a Z Drag to actually pull a raft or kayak out of a wrap or pin?
Any stories about unsuccessful attempts using a z drag?
Any injuries from failed mechanical advantage...
Southwest Rescue is offering Swiftwater Rescue Technician 1 and Whitewater Rescue Technician courses in Durango, CO this spring. Certifications are through Rescue 3 International.
June 1-3, 2010
Email [email protected] or visit www.southwestrescue.com for more information.
How interested would you guys be in a river knife designed from the ground up with imput from paddlers, river rescue experts, guides, pros, etc.?
Do you feel that there is a need for better design options for river knives?