MOUNTAIN BIKE MEDICINE
BELLINGHAM, WASHINGTON Nestled in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, 30 miles from the Canadian border, this special place has recreation in all directions. Literally, you can stand in one place and spin around in a circle- North Cascades National Park to one side, San Juan Islands to another, world class mountain biking over there, world class skiing up there. The town's abundant recreation, maritime culture, and laid back atmosphere are central to the Bellingham lifestyle.
Wilderness First Aid for Mountain Bikers
April 14-15, 2018
September 8-9, 2018
LOCATION: Larrabee State Park and Fire Station 18- Chuckanut Dr.- Bellingham, WA, 98229
TIMES: 8:30AM- 6:00PM each day
DESCRIPTION: This class is active and practical - participants will learn fundamental wilderness medicine and prevention, while developing important judgment skills for outdoor emergencies. Additionally, we review emergency bike repairs, sports nutrition and hydration. This backcountry series covers all the WFA curriculum, emphasizing on situations particular to mountain biking emergencies.
CERTIFICATIONS: Wilderness First Aid issued by Backcountry Medical Guides and is valid for 2 years.
**Wilderness First Responder (WFR) re-certification (additional e-labs and practical apply).**
APPROPRIATE FOR: MTN. BIKE ENTHUSIASTS, TRAIL CREW, VOLUNTEER GROUPS, RACE TEAMS, MTN. BIKE SHOPS.