Category: Training

Full scenario exercise at Bryn Alyn, Eryrys

We had a fantastic exercise last night up on Bryn Alyn near Eryrys. Scenario was a fallen person on steep ground. We practiced rope rescue, casualty care, communications and many other aspects of team operations. Plus the weather was lovely too with no midges – result!

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Offroad training at the weekend

Three more team members completed formal offroad driver training at the weekend.  Cracking weather!

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OVMRO/NEWSAR/Bristows joint training – Sunday 18/10/2015

On Sunday a small group of NEWSAR team members travelled to the Ogwen Valley in Snowdonia to take part in a joint exercise between the volunteer Mountain Rescue members of Ogwen Valley Mountain Rescue Organisation (OVMRO) and NEWSAR, together with a Bristows SAR helicopter and crew from Caernarfon. The scenario was that a walker had …

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Snowdonia Seven 2014

On Saturday 12th July more than 20 NEWSAR team members travelled to Llanberis to support the 40th running of the Snowdonia Seven.  This fell running event is organised by North Wales Police Officers.  It pits teams from constabularies all around the UK against the rugged Snowdonia mountains.  They have to run a challenging course over seven …

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