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Winter Mountain Skills Days for Runners | Helvellyn Massif | Dates throughout Feb/March 2022

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A one-day, immersive course covering winter navigation, kit choices, ice axes, crampons and more, giving you the skills and confidence to enjoy the best winter mountain running of your life.

February 12 & 21 | March 4 | Price: £80 | Booking via SIEntries

Running in the mountains in winter can be a special and magical experience – but it can also be fraught with danger.

This intensive one-day introductory course is designed to give you a thorough grounding in the key skills and competencies you’ll need to enjoy the best winter mountain days of your life this year, in safety and with confidence.

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Charlie enjoying winter on Striding Edge ©MountainRun
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Red Tarn Bowl from the col on Striding Edge on an perfect alpine day in the Lakes - ©MountainRun


*** Minimum course numbers are 2, maximum are 6.

We reserve the right to cancel the course if we do not hit the minimum numbers. We also reserve the right to stop you from attending the course if you do not possess the correct clothing and/or equipment.

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