Best Picturesque Locations On The Planet

From massive green landmasses, staggering mountains to huge glaciers, our amazing planet is certainly the most beautiful one in our solar system, undeniably. We surely live in a big and beautiful world which has always been there for us. It has given us so many things that we require to maintain a good life. It […]

International Canyonism

 A bit of history about canyoning abroad. The international dimension of canyoning begins with modern speleology, and the first publications retracing visits to canyons and gorges outside our borders date from 1910/1911 (Spelunca blue series). Then the French expeditions organized by Pierre Minvielle in Sierra de Guara will mark a turning point at the same […]

Memory of EGC 2010

The FFS has just published the first issue of Spelunca Mémoires n ° 36 entirely dedicated to canyonism: Memory of the States General of the will find the speeches, the reports of the various round tables, the results of the surveys, the report of the RIF Technical manual canyon N ° 3 This book […]

Safety and Personal Protection Equipment

PPE or Safety Equipment and Personal Protection are items intended to be used in groups (ropes, moorings) or individually (helmet, lanyards, carabiners, shoulder harness) in order to protect themselves from a potential risk, likely to generate wounds, see death … The standard regulates the use of PPE and recommends the establishment of a management of […]

Self-help MIEUSSY 2014

Detail The objective of this training is to acquire the knowledge and the practice of the techniques allowing, during a hard blow, to act with discernment and effectiveness in order to minimize the consequences that can undergo the victims. The environment of chasms or canyons does not lend itself to a immediate arrival of organized […]

RIF 2014

The Gathering Interfédéral canyon will take place on Luchon in Haute Garonne (31) on 12, 13 and 14 September 2014. The organizing team (CCID31) is on the war footing to offer you an unforgettable moment. More information on our current pages 2014.To read in Spelunca 133 You will find in the summary of issue 133 […]