December Club Meeting

December Club Meeting

Dec 12th 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Flying Pie Pizza     7804 SE Stark Street Portland, OR 97215      Google Map

Website:       Flying Pie Pizza

Schedule:     6:00 – 6:30       Social Time                  Pizza/Salad Delivered @ 6:15
                     6:30 – 6:45       Upcoming Trips            Pizza Delivered @ 6:30
                     6:45 – 7:15       Club Business               Pizza Delivered @ 6:45
                     7:15 – 8:15       Presentation
                     8:15 – 8:30       Clean-up

Speaker:      Sam Drevo

Topic:           Hydrology Section of the Swiftwater Rescue Training Class

Topic Information          
The hydrology section of the recent swiftwater rescue training class was taken out of the class to make more room for hands-on training and scenarios and moved to this club meeting to be able to offer the talk to a wider audience than what was at the class.
Examples of different types of river hydraulics, Identifying dangerous ones and strategies, Undercut rocks:description and avoidance.


Self Rescue, Foot entrapment prevention and vertical pins. 

Speaker Information
Sam Drevo is the owner of eNRG kayaking and all around big time supporter of OWA.  As we all know, Sam is a very dynamic speaker and always has a lot of river knowledge to pass along to us.