7-21-09 to 7-23-09 Elite Military Training Group

We got another government contract to take 9 highly trained special forces guys climbing for 6 days. This is a very intensive 6-7 days where we take incredibly fit soldiers and teach them to lead rock climb with adaptations for a tactical environment.

On Day 1 we started off at Lost Horizon for some top-roping
On Day 1 we started off at Lost Horizon for some top-roping

Frank and Sara discussed some simple anchoring concepts;

We tried some unlikely climbs to finish the first day...
We tried some unlikely climbs to finish the first day...
On our 2nd Day we did some "assault" style climbing on Whitehorse
On our 2nd Day we did some "assault" style climbing on Whitehorse
On our 3rd Day we went up on Mt. Washington for some more in depth training...
On our 3rd Day we went up on Mt. Washington for some more in depth training...
It was a bit wet on the Huntington Ravine trail making it perfect for this practice...
It was a bit wet on the Huntington Ravine trail making it perfect for this practice...
After our training in the Ravine we hit the summit
After our training in the Ravine we hit the summit

These were some of the most hard-core special forces folks I have ever seen. They are dedicating their lives to our freedoms and I couldn’t be more grateful. Thank you all for your selfless service and come home safe!

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