An ELITE Swiftwater instuctor demonstrates a few friction knots that are commonly used in water and rope rescue. Knots include: the prusik, the klemheist, and the autoblock.
An Elite Swiftwater Instructor Demonstrates the use of a Muenter hitch in high angle rescue.
A swiftwater rescue instructor demonstrates the proper tying of the figure 8 family of knots.
A swiftwater rescue instructor reviews and tests the five ten canyoneer river shoe. A trusted piece of gear for for whitewater kayakers and raft guides.
An important step in setting up an anchor for water and rope rescue is padding. Here a swiftwater rescue instructor demonstrates proper anchor location, placement, and padding.
The Kokatat GMER Drysuit is a favorite piece of whitewater equipment for whitewater kayakers and swiftwater rescuers. Here a swiftwater rescue instructor puts his drysuit to the test in a whitewater rapid.
A swiftwater rescue instructor from ELITE Swiftwater Institute reviews the qualities of the Astral 300 Rescue Vest.