The Team competing at their second Provincial Mine Rescue and First Aid Competition hosted in Kimberly, BC. Here we competed against 2 other underground rescue teams
We train at the University and have prepared a "mock" mine of our mining building.
The Team trains and competes in the biennial Mine Emergency Response Development (MERD) competition held at the Colorado School of Mines (CSM) in Idaho Springs, Colorado
New Afton spent a week teaching the Ubc mr team extensively in mine rescue techniques