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Rescue techniques are super important when travelling in terrain with imminent danger such as crevasses and cliffs. A good t-slot anchor will provide a secure point to take the weight of people involved in a rescue situation. Be sure to follow Joe's useful tips to maximise your chances of building a strong anchor. Thanks to the BMC Insurance for supporting Backcountry Essentials. If you're planning a trip make sure you have the right insurance to cover your activities. For more info about Joe please visit How To Build A T-Slot Or Deadman Anchor | Backcountry Essentials Presented By BMC Insurance

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Backcountry Essentials With Joe Vallone

Backcountry Essentials With Joe Vallone

7 episodes Latest 28th Mar 2016

Backcountry ski guide Joe Vallone shares his wealth of backcountry knowledge to help you be prepared, reduce risk and improve your mountaineering techniques. 'Backcountry' is any time you're out of the controlled ski area boundary. Such areas often pose significant danger so it's vital you are well prepared. Follow Joe in this series to enhance your knowledge and make your backcountry experience more enjoyable. Thanks to the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) for supporting the Backcountry Essentials series.

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