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Welcome to COP Leader Training!

We are glad you wish to join our cadre of trip leaders.

Please read the following:

Introduction

Risk Management

Safety Guidelines

Safety Guidelines common to all activities

plus the guidelines for the activity you expect to lead

SafetyGuidelines_BikeDay

SafetyGuidelines_BikeEvents

SafetyGuidelines_Boating and SafetyGuidelines_Rafting

SafetyGuidelines_HikeBackpackRun

SafetyGuidelines_XskiSnowshoe

SafetyGuidelines_Caving

SafetyGuidelines_Inline Skating

SafetyGuidelines_MtBike

SafetyGuidelines_Climbing are not here yet

COP Policies

The COP Paperpath

Additional sections for Planning, Participant Screening and Leadership will eventually be here.  Meanwhile, please read the Trip Leader Manual for those sections.

After you have digested this information, you will need to:

1. Download the Leader Quiz. Fill it out and bring it with you to:

2. Meet with a Leader Trainer for a 2 hour New Leader session.

after which we expect you will be all set to join the cadre of COP Leaders.

Check the calendar for upcoming New Leader Sessions


Free Update Sessions for Long Time Leaders 
Been a while since you took leader training? Please join us for an evening to make sure we are all on the same page. Well review Risk Management, paperwork and COP Policies, and discuss issues that effect us as leaders out on the roads, trails, and waters. 
You must be a member of COP to take this class.
Check the calendar for upcoming Leader Update Sessions
Questions? email: Columbus Outdoor Pursuits, or Call 614.442.7901
Bike Ride Leader Training  
January or February 2017    
Don't want to wait that long? Take general online Class above.

This Bicycling specific session is intended to help you with the practical aspects of leading a group ride.  Topics will include legal and documentation requirements, laying out and marking routes, and handling people while on the ride.  If you are considering being a COP ride leader you should attend.  Current ride leaders are encouraged to attend to refresh your knowledge and to contribute to the discussion.

Register online or by contacting one of the leaders.
Henk Colijn colijn.1@osu.edu, (614)306-1162
Gordon Renkes gdr1950@sbcglobal.net
bicycling@outdoor-pursuits.org

A Calendar of upcoming events that involve classes, clinics or training is below.  See calendar for all of our activities.

Upcoming events

    • 09/18/2017
    • 11/13/2017
    • 3 sessions
    • 27 E. Home Street, Westerville, Ohio 43081
    Register
    Monthly Board Meeting

    All are always welcome!

    Please submit agenda items one week in advance to Pres@outdoor-pursuits.org, office@outdoor-pursuits.org.

    Specific agenda items will be posted here on the web.  NOTE: You must be an active member and signed in to view agenda and minutes


    Meetings will be in our temporary office

     
    Planning to join us?  
    Please register to let us know, so we may have a chair ready for you.
    • 10/29/2017
    • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • 1156 Oakland Park Ave
    Register
    Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat 

    We'll plan strategy and implementation for 2018

    1156 Oakland Park Ave
    Coffee and Social first 30 minutes

    Agenda to come




    This is a potluck so please bring some food to share.
      • 11/04/2017
      • 9:00 AM
      • 11/05/2017
      • 9:00 PM
      • Ohiopyle, PA
      Register
      Saturday-Sunday November 4-5, 2017

      This is a Class III to III+ trip. The weather could be pretty cold on this trip, so drysuits are an excellent idea!  If not a drysuit, a drytop and neoprene pants are definitely recommended.  Please register here on the COP website.  If you do not have experience paddling the Lower Yough, you must also contact the trip organizer, Mary Spikowski, mspikowski@msn.com or (614) 561-5561.

      • 12/15/2017
      • 9:00 AM
      • 12/22/2017
      • 5:30 PM
      • OSU Outdoor Adventure Center
      • 10
      Register

      Wilderness First Responder
      A COP Leadership Path Course

      December 15 - 22
      Pre-requisite: Currrent CPR Certification

      Created to provide outdoor leaders, guides, and rangers with the knowledge to deal with crises in remote situations, this course provides 72 hours of intensive training, culminating in certification that meets all DOT National Standards for First Responder with additional protocols for extended care situations.

      WFR is the most widely recognized and most often required outdoor leader certification. In addition, the Wilderness First Responder can also serve as Part 1 of the Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician (WEMT) certification, provided WEMT Part 2 instruction is completed within one year.

      COP is partnering with a SOLO instructor and the OSU Office of Student Life Department of Recreational Sports to present this course.

      This intensive 72-hr course takes place over 8 days. A typical day consists of a mixture of hands-on practical skill work and didactic lecture sessions. To optimize learning potentials, SOLO complements these sessions with a variety of mock scenarios and simulations. The program is fast-paced and both intellectually and physically demanding.

      Students who successfully complete the SOLO Wilderness First Responder course will receive a SOLO Wilderness First Responder card. Certification is based on successful completion of the course. In order to do so, all certification candidates are required to participate in 100% of the course. SOLO instructors provide ongoing feedback and many opportunities for questions. Final assessment includes written and practical exams.

      Location: OSU Outdoor Adventure Center
      110A ARC, 855 Woody Hayes Drive, Columbus, OH 43210

      The Outdoor Adventure Center Conference Room inside Adventure Recreation Center (ARC Bld #211). A note about parking at the ARC CampusParc is a private firm that manages all aspects of parking at Ohio State. Your most affordable option as a visitor is to purchase a remote (West Campus) surface lot pass, which costs $11.25 for a month (good for 30 days).  Because the class is held during “off-peak” hours, i.e. the weekend, you can park just outside the ARC without fear of a fine.  Information about purchasing a parking permit for visitors can be found here. On the first day of class, we can help direct you to the best option for parking, but if you are buying a permit, we recommend doing so before arriving.

      The OAC can also host indoor “camping” at our facility. Those who elect this option may stay at the OAC and have access to showers and food storage/preparation areas. There is no cost for this option, but reservation must be made prior to the start of class. Specific rules of conduct and access will be covered for those who choose to take the option.

      Course Fees:
           $495/COP members
           $570/non-members

      Certification Requirements: You must:
       - Participate in all sessions and pass the exam.

       - Be physically able to complete the class work

       - Be 16 years or older. If you are under 18, a legal 
           guardian must sign the COP Liability Release also.

      Contact office@outdoor-pursuits.org or 614/442-7901 with questions.

      Parts of the class are taught outdoors, so be prepared to be outside no matter what the weather. Go to the SOLO website for the complete course description, www.soloschools.com/

      • 06/15/2019
      • 12:00 PM
      • 06/22/2019
      • 4:00 PM
      • Starts and ends in the same town in Ohio, TBA 11/19/18

      31st GOBA -Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure

      GOBA is the best family bicycle-camping tour!

      June 15-22, 2019

      Details and Registration at:

       www.goba.com

       

    Past events

    10/23/2017 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
    09/24/2017 1st Annual Harvest Ride Hosted by OEFFA (Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association)
    09/16/2017 27th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
    08/26/2017 8th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
    08/19/2017 Columbus Scavenger Run
    08/18/2017 Multi-sport Outdoor Adventure Weekend
    08/12/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
    08/12/2017 Introduction To Kayaking (Outdoor Session)
    08/12/2017 30th Ride The Darby
    07/29/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
    07/20/2017 Local Legends Interview and Forum with Ultra Runner Starshine Blackford
    07/15/2017 30th Ridge Runner Ramble
    07/08/2017 Introduction To Kayaking (Outdoor Session)
    07/08/2017 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
    07/08/2017 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour - VOLUNTEERS
    06/17/2017 29th GOBA -Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure
    06/17/2017 GOBA 2017 Towel Service
    06/17/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
    06/17/2017 43rd HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
    06/02/2017 Lower Youghiogheny Whitewater Trip
    05/20/2017 Introduction To Kayaking (Outdoor Session)
    05/20/2017 TOSRV56 Add-Ons
    05/20/2017 56th TOSRV -Tour of the Scioto River Valley
    05/19/2017 TOSRV56 Expo
    05/13/2017 Introduction to Moving Water Class
    05/13/2017 Exclusive! Mid-Ohio Century "Mulligan" (MOC-M)
    05/06/2017 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
    04/29/2017 43rd Mid-Ohio Century (MOC)
    04/22/2017 Intro to Whitewater - 2017
    04/15/2017 49th SPOT
    04/08/2017 45th Woodstock Ride
    03/28/2017 Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro with Jerry Rampelt
    03/19/2017 Intro to Kayaking Class
    01/28/2017 COP Winter Mixer and TOSRV Kick-Off Party
    01/20/2017 2017 Annual Wilderness Lodge Winter Getaway
    01/11/2017 Basic Bike Maintenance and Ride Safety Course (Series)
    01/10/2017 Monthly Board Meeting
    01/01/2017 Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave Hike
    12/18/2016 49th Flocking to the Hocking
    12/06/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    12/02/2016 Corn Stubble Ride
    11/16/2016 Boating Scheduling Meeting for 2017
    11/12/2016 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
    10/19/2016 Basic Bike Maintenance and Ride Safety Course (Series)
    10/18/2016 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
    10/11/2016 2017 Boating Programming Planning
    10/05/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    09/24/2016 Lower Gauley, West Virginia
    09/22/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    09/17/2016 24th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
    09/14/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    09/13/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    09/10/2016 Lower Gauley, West Virginia
    09/07/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    08/20/2016 7th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
    08/20/2016 VOLUNTEERS for Steve Barbour Snack Stops
    08/13/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #5
    08/13/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #4
    08/13/2016 29th Ride The Darby
    08/02/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    07/27/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic - Canceled
    07/23/2016 COP Table at 10TV & Metro Parks Outdoor Adventure
    07/22/2016 New River Gorge, West Virginia
    07/20/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/16/2016 New River Gorge, West Virginia
    07/16/2016 29th Ridge Runner Ramble
    07/14/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    07/13/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/12/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    07/09/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #3
    07/09/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #2
    07/09/2016 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
    07/07/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    07/06/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/01/2016 2016 Upper Sandusky Route Marking
    06/30/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    06/28/2016 ACBE - Roll at the beach
    06/28/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    06/18/2016 28th GOBA -Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure
    06/18/2016 Learn to Sail!
    06/15/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/14/2016 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/14/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    06/11/2016 Donation for TOSRV gift
    06/11/2016 Class 2/3/4 Group skill level / water level dependent
    06/09/2016 Marketing Meeting
    06/07/2016 Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Steering / Finance Meeting
    06/04/2016 Learn to Sail!
    06/04/2016 Swiftwater Rescue Class
    06/04/2016 Introduction to River Kayaking Class
    06/04/2016 42nd HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
    06/02/2016 Boating Steering Committee
    05/28/2016 Saturday Morning Run at Highbanks Metro Park
    05/28/2016 Lehigh May 28 & 29 (Memorial Day weekend)
    05/25/2016 Wednesday Group Run
    05/24/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    05/21/2016 Discover Camp Chase Trail Ride
    05/21/2016 Beginning Kayak Class #1
    05/21/2016 Slippery Rock - Newbie/Oldie Trip
    05/20/2016 COP Table at Bike to Work Day
    05/20/2016 Stoneycreek Rendezvous
    05/19/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    05/18/2016 Wednesday Group Run
    05/18/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    05/17/2016 Program Meeting - Jumpstarting the COP Climbing Program
    05/14/2016 Saturday Morning Run at Highbanks Metro Park
    05/14/2016 Lower Yough May 14 & 15
    05/14/2016 Introduction to River Kayaking Class
    05/12/2016 New Leaders Meeting
    05/11/2016 Wednesday Group Run
    05/11/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    05/07/2016 Cheat Narrows Beginner/First Timers
    05/07/2016 55th TOSRV -Tour of the Scioto River Valley
    05/06/2016 55th TOSRV Volunteers Needed
    05/04/2016 Wednesday Group Run
    05/01/2016 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
    04/30/2016 Learn Your Park Cbus 2016 Powered by Columbus Outdoor Pursuits
    04/30/2016 Saturday Group Run at Scioto Audubon Park
    04/28/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    04/27/2016 Wednesday Group Run at Antrim Park
    04/19/2016 Program Meeting -Hiking the Wales Coast Trail
    04/16/2016 Leader Training
    04/16/2016 Intro to Whitewater - 2016
    04/16/2016 48th SPOT
    04/16/2016 36th Annual Florida Bicycle Safari (unofficial COP Spring Bicycle Trip)
    04/09/2016 44th Woodstock
    04/05/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    03/22/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    03/19/2016 Leader Training
    03/05/2016 Sportsmen's Banquet - Information/Display Booth
    03/05/2016 Wilderness First Aid
    03/02/2016 Grandview Heights Summer Enrichment Expo - Information Booth
    03/01/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    02/27/2016 Leader Training
    02/24/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    02/14/2016 Rolling with Bill #2
    02/12/2016 COP Table at the Adventure Summit
    02/02/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    01/26/2016 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    01/23/2016 Wilderness First Responder, Cancelled!
    01/19/2016 January Program Meeting -The “Big 4” Bicycle Tours
    01/19/2016 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
    01/17/2016 Rolling with Bill
    01/16/2016 Ride Leader Training
    01/13/2016 Heartsaver CPR Class
    01/09/2016 Leader Training
    01/05/2016 Monthly Board Meeting
    01/01/2016 Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave Hike
    12/13/2015 48th Flocking to the Hocking
    12/13/2015 Holiday Hike at Clear Creek
    12/05/2015 Leader Training
    12/01/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    11/28/2015 Trail run cancelled
    11/14/2015 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
    11/14/2015 Slate Run Trail run!
    11/07/2015 Leader Training
    11/03/2015 NO Monthly Board Meeting - See Annual Retreat for November Board Meeting
    10/27/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    10/24/2015 Leader Training
    10/20/2015 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
    10/10/2015 Foster Hope Joyride
    10/10/2015 Volunteers for Bike Lady's Foster Hope Joyride
    10/06/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    10/04/2015 COP Table at Darby Creek Day
    10/02/2015 COP Table at Midwest Outdoor Experience
    09/26/2015 Leader Training
    09/26/2015 40th Columbus Fall Challenge
    09/25/2015 WILDLIKE
    09/23/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    09/19/2015 23rd Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
    09/15/2015 Program Meeting -Hiking and Camping with COP
    09/01/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    08/22/2015 6th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
    08/16/2015 TOSRV Volunteer Appreciation Party
    08/15/2015 Intro to River Kayaking Class (IRK)
    08/08/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #4
    08/04/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    08/01/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #3
    08/01/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #2
    08/01/2015 28th Ride The Darby
    07/31/2015 River Crossing Class for Foot Travellers
    07/27/2015 River Crossing Class for Foot Travellers
    07/19/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/18/2015 28th Ridge Runner Ramble
    07/15/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/12/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/12/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/12/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
    07/11/2015 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
    07/10/2015 Upper Sandusky Route Marking
    07/09/2015 Upper Sandusky Route Marking
    07/08/2015 WNP - Kayaking for Cyclists!
    07/08/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/05/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
    07/04/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
    07/03/2015 XOBA Route Scouting and Marking
    07/01/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/28/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/24/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/21/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/21/2015 GOBA 2015 Towel Service
    06/20/2015 GOBA 2015- 27th Annual Tour
    06/20/2015 GOBA 2015 Towel Service VOLUNTEERS
    06/17/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/14/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/13/2015 Introduction to River Kayaking Class
    06/11/2015 June Board Meeting
    06/10/2015 WNP - Kayaks for Cyclists
    06/10/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/07/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/06/2015 41st HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
    06/03/2015 Rafting 101
    06/03/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/31/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/30/2015 Recreational Kayak Class #1
    05/27/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/20/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/17/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/14/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    05/13/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/10/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/09/2015 54rd TOSRV (Tour of the Scioto Valley)
    05/08/2015 54th TOSRV Volunteer Needs
    05/08/2015 TOSRV Friday Night Registration
    05/08/2015 COP Information Booth @ TOSRV Friday Afternoon-Evening Event
    05/06/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/06/2015 Beginning Backpack Class
    05/03/2015 TOSRV Packet Stuffing
    05/03/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    05/03/2015 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
    04/29/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    04/26/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    04/22/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    04/22/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    04/21/2015 Program Meeting -Hiking the Arizona Trail
    04/19/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    04/18/2015 SPOT
    04/15/2015 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    04/11/2015 Leader Training
    04/09/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    03/24/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    03/21/2015 Leader Training
    03/12/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    03/07/2015 Wilderness First Aid
    03/01/2015 Kayak 1 School
    02/26/2015 COP Board/Staff/Volunteer Website and Event Creation Training
    02/26/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    02/23/2015 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
    02/21/2015 Leader Training
    02/17/2015 COP Board/Staff/Volunteer Website and Event Creation Training
    02/16/2015 Heartsaver CPR Class
    02/12/2015 Monthly Board Meeting
    02/07/2015 Ride Leader Training
    01/25/2015 Great Seal State Park Day Hike
    01/22/2015 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    01/21/2015 Boating Scheduling Meeting for 2015
    01/20/2015 January Program Meeting -The “Big 4” Bicycle Tours
    01/18/2015 Kayak Roll Lesson
    01/17/2015 Leader Training
    01/17/2015 Wilderness Lodge Winter Getaway
    01/15/2015 Monthly Board of Directors Meeting
    01/11/2015 Alum Creek State Park Day Hike
    01/01/2015 Old Man’s Cave to Ash Cave Hike
    12/14/2014 47th Flocking to the Hocking
    12/11/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    12/09/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    12/06/2014 Leader Training
    11/15/2014 Leader's Planning overnighter
    11/08/2014 Leader Training
    11/01/2014 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
    10/21/2014 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
    10/09/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    09/27/2014 39th Columbus Fall Challenge
    09/20/2014 22nd Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
    09/16/2014 Program Meeting -Jungle Hiking
    09/13/2014 Tour of Hocking Hills
    09/11/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    08/23/2014 5th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
    08/16/2014 Boat and Climb
    08/14/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    08/09/2014 Intro to River Kayaking Class (IRK)
    08/05/2014 Quickstart Rescue Class
    08/02/2014 Ride The Darby
    07/30/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/27/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/26/2014 XOBA 17 - 2014 - Discovering the Cardinal Trail and Beyond
    07/26/2014 XOBA 17 - 2014 - VOLUNTEERS
    07/25/2014 Middle Fork to Beachy Trail, Monongahela National Forest
    07/23/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/20/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/20/2014 Quickstart Trip Class
    07/19/2014 Quickstart Kayak Class 2-6pm
    07/19/2014 Quickstart Kayak Class 9am -1pm
    07/16/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/15/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
    07/14/2014 Quickstart Kayak Class
    07/14/2014 Quickstart Kayak, Trip & Rescue
    07/13/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/12/2014 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour
    07/12/2014 Upper Sandusky Family Bicycle Tour - VOLUNTEERS
    07/10/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    07/09/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/06/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    07/02/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/29/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/25/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/24/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
    06/22/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/18/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/17/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
    06/15/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/14/2014 GOBA 2014- 26th Annual Tour
    06/14/2014 Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Information Booth @ GOBAville (Saturday - Friday)
    06/11/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/08/2014 Pelotonia RSI Bicycling Clinic
    06/07/2014 40th HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
    06/03/2014 Rec Kayak Class 6-8pm
    06/03/2014 Recreational Kayak Class
    05/27/2014 Weeknight Run
    05/20/2014 Weeknight Run
    05/10/2014 Downtown Run at the Columbus Adventure Expo Run#2
    05/10/2014 The Columbus Adventure Expo
    05/10/2014 Columbus Adventure Expo Vendor registration
    05/10/2014 Learn to use a Compass
    05/10/2014 Downtown Run at the Columbus Adventure Expo Run#1
    05/10/2014 NEW One-Day TOSRV and Columbus Adventure Expo
    05/10/2014 53rd TOSRV
    05/08/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    05/06/2014 Weeknight Run
    05/04/2014 TOOH - Top of Ohio Hundred
    05/03/2014 Survival Training Overnight
    04/29/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    04/26/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/26/2014 Mid Ohio Century (MOC)
    04/25/2014 Kayak II / Canoe School
    04/23/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/22/2014 Program Meeting -Boating
    04/21/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/19/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/19/2014 SPOT
    04/17/2014 C.O.P. information Booth at Southwest Licking Schools Health Fair
    04/16/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/14/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/13/2014 Snow Travel for Backpackers
    04/12/2014 Leader Training
    04/12/2014 Woodstock
    04/10/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/09/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    04/08/2014 April Program Meeting - Backpacking
    04/07/2014 Beginning Backpack Class
    04/05/2014 Kayak 1 Session #3 (class 2)
    03/29/2014 Kayak 1 Session #3 (class 1)
    03/20/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    03/18/2014 March Program Meeting - Bicycling
    03/13/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    03/12/2014 Heartsaver CPR Class
    03/08/2014 Kayak 1 Session #2 (class 2)
    03/08/2014 Leader Training
    03/01/2014 Kayak 1 Session #2 (class 1)
    03/01/2014 Wilderness First Aid
    02/25/2014 Weeknight Run
    02/18/2014 Weeknight Run
    02/15/2014 Kayak 1 Session #1 (class 2)
    02/14/2014 COP Table at Adventure Summit
    02/13/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    02/08/2014 Kayak 1 Session #1 (class 1)
    02/04/2014 Weeknight Run
    01/25/2014 Ride Leader Training
    01/24/2014 Snowshoe Northwest Pennsylvania
    01/23/2014 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    01/21/2014 January Program Meeting -The “Big 4” Bicycle Tours
    01/18/2014 Wilderness First Responder
    01/17/2014 Wilderness Lodge Winter Getaway
    01/13/2014 COP Annual Bicyclist Leadership Celebration
    01/12/2014 Sunday Long Run
    01/11/2014 Leader Training
    01/09/2014 Monthly Board Meeting
    01/08/2014 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
    01/07/2014 Heartsaver CPR Class
    12/14/2013 COP Board and Staff Website and Event Creation Training
    12/14/2013 Battelle Darby MetroPark Hike
    12/07/2013 Leader Training
    12/01/2013 Post Holiday Hike - Clear Creek Metro Park
    11/20/2013 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    11/19/2013 November Program Meeting
    11/19/2013 November Program Meeting
    11/16/2013 Leader Training
    11/16/2013 Backpack Planning Meeting - Lake Hope
    11/02/2013 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
    10/26/2013 Leader Training
    10/15/2013 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
    10/03/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    09/28/2013 38th Columbus Fall Challenge
    09/21/2013 25th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
    09/05/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    09/04/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    08/25/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Trip Class
    08/25/2013 Get Your Feet Wet Trip Class
    08/24/2013 4th Annual Steve Barbour Memorial Tour
    08/18/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Rescue Class
    08/17/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Class
    08/17/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Class
    08/17/2013 Boat & Climb Weekend
    08/14/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    08/14/2013 ACA Quickstart Kayak Class
    08/07/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    08/06/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    08/01/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    07/31/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    07/30/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    07/27/2013 Leader Training
    07/24/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    07/23/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    07/20/2013 XOBA 16 - 2013 - VOLUNTEERS
    07/20/2013 XOBA 16 - 2013 - Going Where We Have Never Gone Before - Sweet 16
    07/17/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    07/16/2013 Program Meeting - Camping Kickoff!
    07/16/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    07/13/2013 Olentangy Paddle & Pedal
    07/10/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    07/09/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    07/05/2013 Bob Dorwart Lower Yough Memorial Paddle (class III/IV)
    07/02/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    06/26/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    06/22/2013 Backpacking Survival Trip - Lake Vesuvius
    06/15/2013 GOBA 2013- 25th Anniversary Tour
    06/15/2013 C.O.P. Information Booth at 25th GOBA Opening Day
    06/11/2013 FREE Safe Group Riding Clinic
    06/06/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    06/05/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    06/01/2013 HOOT - Heart of Ohio Tour
    05/29/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    05/25/2013 Memorial Day Fun Fest - Class II/???
    05/22/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    05/15/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    05/11/2013 TOSRV
    05/10/2013 Volunteer TOSRV 2013 - Registration, Food Stops, Check-in, Sunday Party
    05/08/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    05/02/2013 No Board Meeting this month
    05/01/2013 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    04/24/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    04/17/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    04/13/2013 Leader Training
    04/10/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    04/04/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    04/03/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    03/28/2013 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    03/27/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    03/20/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    03/19/2013 Program Meeting - Bicycling
    03/17/2013 Ice Axe, Snow Travel Skill Session?
    03/13/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    03/10/2013 Ice Axe, Snow Travel Skill Session?
    03/09/2013 Leader Training
    03/07/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    03/06/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    03/03/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    03/03/2013 Ice Axe, Snow Travel Skill Session?
    02/17/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    02/12/2013 Program Meeting - Rafting The Grand Canyon
    02/09/2013 Ride Leader Training
    02/07/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    02/03/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    02/02/2013 Wilderness First Aid
    01/26/2013 Ann's Almost Annual Potluck
    01/23/2013 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    01/20/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    01/19/2013 Leader Training
    01/18/2013 Wilderness Annual Winter Getaway
    01/16/2013 Heartsaver® First Aid Basics
    01/15/2013 Heartsaver CPR Class
    01/15/2013 THE BIG 3 Program Meeting
    01/06/2013 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    01/03/2013 Monthly Board Meeting
    01/01/2013 Volunteer TOSRV 2013 - ARES, TFRT, Luggage Truck Drivers
    01/01/2013 Volunteer TOSRV 2013 - Processing, Packet Stuffing, Road Painting, Misc, Technology
    12/12/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    12/08/2012 Leader Training
    12/05/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    11/28/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    11/20/2012 Program Meeting – Winter Activities.
    11/17/2012 Backpacking Program Meeting
    11/15/2012 Update Session for Long Time Leaders
    11/14/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    11/10/2012 Annual Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Board Retreat
    11/07/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    10/24/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    10/17/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    10/16/2012 Annual Membership Meeting and Board Election Night
    10/10/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    10/06/2012 27th Fall Hoot
    10/04/2012 Monthly Board Meeting
    10/03/2012 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    09/29/2012 Volunteering for CFC
    09/29/2012 37th Columbus Fall Challenge
    09/26/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    09/25/2012 Update Training Session for Long Time Leaders
    09/24/2012 Yough Stop Fee
    09/22/2012 24th Knox County Bicycle Challenge Full Service Bike Tour
    09/20/2012 Special Board Budget Meeting
    09/19/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    09/18/2012 Fall/Winter Hiking Program Meeting
    09/15/2012 Leader Training
    09/15/2012 Tour of Hocking Hills Budget Tour
    09/12/2012 Climbing Session - COP Wall
    09/08/2012 Covered Bridge Budget Tour
    09/06/2012 Monthly Board Meeting
    09/05/2012 Climbing Session - Scioto Audubon
    06/16/2012 Leader Training
    06/07/2012 Board Meeting
    01/28/2012 Learn to Ski
    01/25/2012 Climbing Wall
    01/17/2012 Program - Hike in Alps


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