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MI Ropes - Time to go airborne - suspension 101 and 201

It's sexy, it's risky and yes, you can do it!  We'll start the day with getting your feet off the ground and then continue on to more advanced techniques.  

We will have some equipment to loan out if needed but participants will need to bring their own rope.  6-8 long (30 feet or 8 meter) ropes and 3-4 short (15 fee or 4 meter) ropes.

$30 - I want it all, and I want it now - All day ticket

$20 - Just get me in the air, that's enough for one day - Session 1 - Suspension 101

$20 - Oh, wow, suspension IS fun, what else can we do while I'm up here? - Session 2 - Suspension 201

Details for the day are below

11:30 am - doors open

12:00 - 1:30 pm - Session 1 - Suspension 101

Suggested pre-req

Basics, basics, basics 
Safe rope is sexy rope.
At least 1 pattern class

It’s risky, it’s sexy and yes you can do it. Suspension basics and mechanics and how to keep it safe. The looping up lines and creating a mechanical advantage, the belay hitch to avoid synched lock offs, holding your up lines, putting the rope where the body is used to force and many of the need to knows of suspension.

1:30 - 2:00 pm - Break

2:00 - 4:00 pm - Session 2 - Suspension 201

Suggested pre-req

Suspension 101
All the little things
3-4 Pattern classes

Locking the bite, creating a "false" bite, equipment options, beginning transitions, "little things" like using both your hands and fluid motions, locking your rope off top or bottom, bomb knots, laddering your extra rope to make it photo ready and pretty.

4:00 - 5:00 pm - open rope time and practice


Please review MIRopes Rules & Waiver

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