Lectures on avalanche safety: tickets still available for Portsmouth, Bristol, Manchester
Submitted by jandrew on Sun 11 Nov 12
The North Face Avalanche Awareness Lecture Series, in association with Snow+Rock and the Ski Club of Great Britain, is in full swing - the London events last week were extremely popular and well-received.
You've still chance to attend a lecture delivered by James Morland (Canadian Avalanche Association Level 2 professional with 15+ years experience of avalanche-related work) in Portsmouth, Bristol or Manchester. Lectures present concepts such as recognising the risks different terrain present, snowpack layers and avalanche formation, identifying human factors and implementing safe travel techniques.
All proceeds from the lectures will go to supporting the fantastic organisation Disability Snowsport UK.
Monday Nov 12 - Port Solent, Hampshire
The Boardwalk, Port Solent, Portsmouth, PO6 4TP
Tuesday Nov 13 - Bristol
Shield Retail Centre, Link Road, Filton, Bristol, BS34 7BR
Wednesday Nov 14 - Manchester
Chill Factor. Trafford Way, Trafford Quays, Manchester, M41 7JA
*Lectures start at 7.00pm*
Tickets (£7 each, or £5 if you're a member of the Ski Club of Great Britain or under 16) are available from www.skiclub.co.uk/tickets