Staying Alive in Cold Water

They claim that it is impossible to die from hypothermia in cold water unless you are wearing a PFD, because without flotation, you’ll simply drown.   Just because it’s winter more »

Knots and Rescue Systems for Paddlers

Outdoor Chattanooga’s 2017 Winter Workshop Series Classroom Based Outdoor Education Workshops Free ~ All Ages Welcome Thursdays, 6:00-7:30 PM Outdoor Chattanooga in Coolidge Park 200 River Street, Chattanooga, TN 37405 Call 423.643.6888 or email more »

Ready for Rescue Rodeo?

Hey folks, it’s time to get your Rodeo on!!   For our newer boaters:  Okay, you’ve been to Paddle school; you’ve been on a few training trips; you’ve been on more »

Swiftwater Rescue – May 2016

by Mike Shillinger, Safety & Training Chair   The club sponsored its Spring Swift Water Rescue (SWR) Course on May 14th & 15th , held this year on the Ocoee River.  It more »