MEDical Wilderness Adventure Race
South Lake Tahoe, CA - September 9, 2017
2017 planning in progress!
2016 MedWAR Race Development + Planning:
Mountain biking in the MedWAR Tahoe Challenge race area.
Medical scenario training/ dry run by the Tahoe Challenge staff and volunteers.
Kyle Erikkila, MD kayaks for MedWAR Lake Tahoe recon.
Khristy Gavigan, RN, Chris Kozlowski, PT and Lauren Hansen, MD test biking components of the course.
Some of the MedWAR Lake Tahoe team during a May recon mission.
Jeff Koeck, Pharm. D and Khristy Gavigan, RN at Camp Richardson Corral planning trail maintenance for shared trails at MedWAR Lake Tahoe.
Jeff Koeck, Pharm. D, works with Kelly Ross, owner of Camp Richardson Corral, to determine which trails need maintenance as part of MedWAR Lake Tahoe's community outreach and trail stewardship program.
Pre-MedWAR Lake Tahoe GPS coursework by Stephen Bannar, MD and Khristy Gavigan, RN in late April snow squalls!
Stephen Bannar, MD checking pre-MedWAR Lake Tahoe course GPS.
April course scouting (in the recent Tahoe snows!); biking section 90% complete (the 10% was snow. The biking section will incorporate a Buffy single track and huge views.
MedWAR course planning underway by (and taking over the kitchen of) Khristy Gavigan, RN!
MedWAR Lake Tahoe early trail scouting and recon by Khristy Gavigan, RN and Stephen Bannar, MD.