Next Thursday the 11/4/2013. ULKC will be having a river rescue training night in the UL Arena Pool at 9.30. The training is open to all members and is highly recommended for anyone going on this summers Alps Trip. The list of skill that will be thought can be seen below;

Rope Work

  • Safe use throw bags
  • Recoil Throws
  • Receiving ropes


  • X-Rescues
  • Self Rescues
  • Boat Barging
  • Unconscious Rescues

Basic First Aid

  • What to bring when kayaking
  • Scene assessment
  • Casualty first response
  • Hyperthermia

River Rescue