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Offline mattdrayer

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2020 AMC Boston Ice Program
« on: November 11, 2019, 10:01:44 PM »
The AMC Boston Ice Program is an immersive, 40-hour, 100% volunteer-run instructional program designed to teach waterfall ice climbing to students with outdoor rock climbing and winter sports experience. The Ice Program is a fun, inclusive, community-oriented experience that enables students to learn safe, efficient ice climbing skills and techniques in a supportive environment.

The Ice Program begins with a free informational lecture at Arc'teryx Newbury Street (352 Newbury Street, Boston, MA) on Wednesday, December 4th 2019 at 7:00 pm. Attendance at this first lecture is mandatory for all prospective students. Students admitted to the Ice Program will receive two evenings of instruction on Wednesday, January 8th 2020 and Wednesday, February 5th 2020, both at Arc'teryx Newbury Street.  Admitted students will also participate in two hands-on weekends of instruction in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, January 24-26, 2020 and February 7-9, 2020.
 
Applications may be submitted online from Sunday, November 10, 2019 through Tuesday, December 10, 2019 . Please visit https://www.amcbostonclimbers.com/ice-program or contact ice@amcbostonclimbers.com for more information.


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Re: 2020 AMC Boston Ice Program
« Reply #1 on: November 13, 2019, 09:53:43 AM »
My ex-wife Alyssa and I took this course 25 years ago. I'd been climbing ice for a while, but she had never climbed ice. I took it for the review and to hang with her. I have also helped out with up here it for many years I think it's a great course and well worth the time and frankly minimal investment.
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