Warm Springs – Full Film

“Experience is the thing that wakes up the intuitive side of learning. that undefinable, intangible element within or psyche and within ourselves that connects us to the rest of the world…” The 270 Yampa River is one of the few remaining free-flowing rivers in the nation, and the last within the Colorado River Basin. It […]

Grand to Grand Ultra Preparations

We’ve been working hard to prep our new vehicle, “Terra” to work basecamp operations for the Grand to Grand Ultra, a 273 km/170 mile ultra-marathon beginning on the North rim of the Grand Canyon in Arizona and finishing on the Grand Staircase of Escalante. Racers will be largely self-supported for 7 days in the impeccable scenery of Arizona and […]

What is the most visible color on water?

Many have asked me during swiftwater rescue and rafting courses what the most visible color is on the water. In short, it’s fluorescent green. Here’s a video synopsis of the study that led to these results. Thank you Mustang Survival and WorkSafeBC for the information.

Kayaker Swim Under a Waterfall

This is an interesting rescue scenario of a kayaker that was unable to break the eddy fence underneath a waterfall, resulting in a swim, complete with rope-work (a vertical up-haul) and communication challenges. Good work taking care of one another. Learn how to take care of your boating brothers and sisters by registering for an […]

Ken Jeong Hands-Only CPR Instructional Video

Ken Jeong suits up in new Stayin’ Alive video to promote Hands-Only CPR. If this isn’t enough for you, please visit http://solxplore.com/product-category/courses/ to schedule a more in-depth CPR class, like an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers, or Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, AED.  

What’s the biggest risk firefighters face on duty? by British Heart Foundation

Firefighters in Britain share many common denominators to US firefighters, a passion for assisting those in need, a tremendous amount of specialized training, and… a leading cause of line-of-duty deaths, myocardial infarction or heart attack. Per the U.S. Fire Administration’s 2012 report 39 of the total 81 firefighter deaths in 2012 were the result of […]

NRS Remains of a River – Part 1: Headwaters

In 2011 Zak Podmore and Will Stauffer-Norris began an amazing journey from the headwaters of the Colorado River in the Wind River range of Wyoming to the end, raising awareness of this tremendous watershed. We will be posting their amazing journey here over the next several weeks, but don’t fail to visit their website (downthecolorado.org) to […]

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