October 6, 2021 in Pictures
During the weekend of September 24th to 26th, the BELARE team went to Chamonix, France to undergo some field training and get ot know their colleagues taking part in the upcoming 2021-2022 season.
Doctor Barbara Weith showing how to immobilize an ankle following an hypothetical twist on the foot, a broken leg or a broken arm.
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Mountain rescue expert Christophe Berclaz showing the crew how to perform CPR and the ways to deal with a potentially inconscient patient.
BELARE doctor and mountain expert Martin Leitl explains how to create a GPS route on a computer and how to import it on the GPS device.
The team practiced using the GPS mobile devices in the forest near Chamonix to become familiar with them.
The view during the weekend was amazing! Here you can see a breathtaking Alpine landscape from the Gare des glaciers where the. The Aiguille du Midi is visible as well as the glacier laying at the foot of Mont Blanc.
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