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rappel

(ră-pĕl′)
To slide down a rope, as in a lifesaving rescue.
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Individuals wishing to participate must commit to raise a minimum of $1,000 in order to secure their rappelling spot.
Rappelling down cliffs alongside Ngozumpa, Horodyskyj drilled holes into the vertical rock and installed three cameras to snap hourly pictures of several lakes.
Rappelling is the quickest and easiest way to get a taste of mountaineering.
Holladay, the dean of arts and sciences at the college, has been teaching the basic rope climbing and rappelling class for the last decade.
The course contains three phases--combat assault, slingload operations and rappelling. The initial phase introduces Soldiers to the various helicopters used by the 101st Abn.
"This new structure provides the department with the ability to conduct search-and-rescue, confined space, ventilation, rappelling, confidence course, and other cold drills at a local facility," says a spokesman.
Soon, Floyd finds himself rappelling down a rabbit hole of intrigue, clashing with political power brokers and unleashing ghosts of that not so long ago conflict, along with truths about the atrocities committed in its name.
Chimney Rock Park, NC Santa Climbs Down the Chimney: Before he climbs down your chimney on his big night, Santa will practice by rappelling down 315' Chimney Rock.
The rough terrain parachute enables military and civilian firefighters to affordably and effectively drop equipment and supplies at low altitudes through trees and other obstacles, while the Micro Rappel System offers a very compact rappelling and safety tool for soldiers and safety personnel (e.g.
Before any construction could take place, the design team had to ensure that the tower would not tip over from the wind or the force of rappelling students.
So, as I sat there admiring the view, and trying to forget I was about to lower myself off a cliff, Dave set up the anchors and other climbing/ rappelling gear that I had no clue about.
Students also completed training in rappelling, search and rescue and ladder handling.