- How to Buy Swiftwater Gear
- River Safety Articles
- Doug Ammons Essays
- Conditioning tips from John Amtmann, Ed.D.
- Nominations sought for Swiftwater Rescue Award
- Miles City Fire Department
Previous published on firerescue1.com, this article outlines guidelines for agencies and individuals seeking to purchase swiftwater rescue gear.
WRI Director Cody Harris has written numerous articles concerning river safety. Here are a few.
Kayaking pioneer and author Doug Ammons shares a few excerpts from his books The Laugh of the Water Nymph and Whitewater Philosophy.
Montana Tech Professor and WRI lead instructor John Amtmann gives rescuers and river runners cross training tips.
The Higgins and Langley award for swiftwater rescue is now seeking nominations for 2010 rescues done right. If you were involved in, witnessed or heard tell of a great save on the rivers, please consider nominating the individual or team. You can read more about the award and the nomination process by downloading the following .pdf or visiting the Higgins and Langley site.
Branden Stevens, past student of WRI, and Firefighter/EMT-B was featured in Advanced Rescue Technology Journal for an outstanding save on the frozen Tongue River. Read the article: