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Ski touring beginner course in Sinaia - Romania 16-17 Decembrie 2017

Ski touring beginner course in Sinaia - Romania 16-17 Decembrie 2017

Nov 08, 2017

Guided Tours Romania and its outdoor shop partener ABSOLUT OUTDOOR, is inviting you to learn ski touring skills during the firtst winter workshop that will be held in Sinaia, Romania, between the 16th to 17th of December 2017. 

If you're into learning ski touring, this workshop is for you. If you're a mountain runner, is even better, becouse you'll have the possibility to extend your training during the snowy months.

We'll talk about the specific equipment required by ski touring activities, about the safety equipment for avalanche rescue, about how to achieve the perfect ski touring setup and we'll apply and test all those things during our workshop, so you can later play safe on the hills.

We'll focus on ski touring climbing techniques, on descending safely, we'll discover the secrets of skiing off-piste and we'll be testing our capabilities during avalanche rescue scenarios. (we'll also have a Black Diamond Jet Force avalanche backpack to test)

Becouse safety is the main and principal concern for Guided Tours Romania, all activities will be held by experienced instructors, mountain guides licensed bu the Romanian Mountain Guides Association (AGMR)

We'll stay overnight in Sinaia, and you can choose betweel your own choice or, on request, we can accomodate you on Guide's Hut pension in rooms for 2, 3, 4 or 6 people, starting with 50 RON/person/night. More info here: http://bit.ly/2hl0Bim

Required equipment:

- skis with ski touring bindings*

- Ski touring boots*

- avalanche rescue kit (transceiver, probe and shovel)*

- ski poles (collapsible if possible)

- helmet, sunglasses and ski goggles

- touring backpack (25-30 liters)

- warm chlothing, gloves and hat

- water bottle (termo bottle if possible)

- individual first aid kit

- snacks

* You can rent from us the specified items. As we can provide a limited number of items, the rule is first come - first serve.

In bad snow conditions we may relocate the workshop to different nearby location, or we'll be changing the dates. 

Ski touring workshop cost: 450 lei/person/week-end. At the end of the course you'll receive a diploma which we'll contain informations about the modules attended and theyr difficulty.

The price listed above does not include cable transport (for the off-piste training), meals, accomodation or equipment rental.

To register please send us an e-mail at the following address: contact@absolutoutdoor.ro


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