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Rule 9.80 Temporary high ropes construction

Temporary high ropes activities are defined in Rule 9.78 High Ropes Activities

a.    Construction of temporary high ropes activities must follow the guidelines contained in FS120423 High Ropes.

b.    Temporary high ropes activities must be constructed and operated either:


which is:

both of which must be agreed by a County Climbing Assessor or a European Ropes Course Association (ERCA) instructor qualified to rescue (or equivalent or higher).

Further details of what should be included within the operating manual and how to find and check an ERCA instructor can be found in FS120423 High Ropes.

All Rules regarding High Ropes activities are for implementation by 31 March 2012. Until this time and where these Rules have not yet been implemented, people should refer to the January 2011 version of POR.


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