Date of Incident
Mountain Skills Candidate slipped on the final walk out after successful night navigation and sprained an ankle. Was able to walk out but ankle had swollen the following morning. The injured party has lots of experience and the trail was suitable for the assessment - just an unfortunate slip.
No lessons to be learned - wouldn't change a thing - just an unfortunate slip.
Walking out on path
Slip, trip or fall
Rescue Services Involved?
6 September 2021, 07:05:58
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