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I explain how each zone should feel and throughout the duration of the class I guide the class in and out of each zone. Fatty foods require much more oxygen to digest, thus, if you packed high-fat foods, it could slow down your acclimatization. Examples of these organizations include the Red Cross and Medic First Aid Organization. The rope, the artificial anchor, and carabiner (or snap link, a metal loop or ring that can be snapped into an anchor and through which the rope may be passed) are used primarily as safety factors.

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Publisher: Mountaineers Books; First Edition edition (November 1, 2000)

ISBN: 0898867312

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