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5th February 2024
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Winter Skills Training

Eight members of the Team have been undergoing Winter Skills training in the Northern Cairngorms this weekend. ‘Viking 4’ on loan from Mercedes-Benz of Teesside once again proved of great value by carrying team members and their winter kit up to the Coire Cas Ski area. Due to high winds gusting 70 mph at summit elevations on Saturday, the Team…

3rd February 2024
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Yorkshire Vet rescued by Cleveland MRT

“I think that might be the Yorkshire Vet?” So went the conversation between the Team's Call-out and Incident Officers upon receiving a call about an injured mountain biker in woodland near Kilburn, Thirsk last month. It turned out to be Julian Norton ‘The Yorkshire Vet’. Today, Julian’s regular feature in the Yorkshire Post newspaper ‘Country Post’ section (page 3) is…

31st January 2024
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Mountain Rescue Magazine (Winter ed.)

The winter 2024 edition of Mountain Rescue magazine is now available online via the link below. Being the official magazine for MR in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland it is packed full of features and lots of useful information - a really interesting read even if you are not involved with MR. Cleveland MRT feature as follows: Front cover photo…

28th January 2024
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January Practice Weekend

The 27th & 28th January 2024 saw our first full practice weekend of the year. As well as regular Wednesday night training sessions we run at least five practice weekend’s per year plus various specialist training sessions such as for technical rope rescues and water & flood rescues. For this weekend we were joined by seven of our new Probationers…

21st January 2024
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Recruiting – Support Team members

WE ARE NOW RECRUITING FOR SUPPORT TEAM MEMBERS Cleveland Mountain Rescue Team is a charity financed totally by donations, sponsorship and fundraising events. We need to raise in excess of £42,000 a year to keep the team operational. We need you! · Do you want to be involved in supporting a fantastic Mountain Rescue Team? · Do you enjoy meeting…

15th January 2024
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MONTANE SPINE RACE (NORTH)

Early this morning two of our Team members, Louis and Jordan, embarked on the 'MRT Challenge North' which is a 160-mile Mountain Rescue Team race along the Pennine Way, part of the Montane Spine Race winter event series. The 'MRT Challenge North' is open to active members of Mountain Rescue Teams; they compete against each other (and more importantly challenge…

12th January 2024
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WE ARE NOW RECRUITING

Applications are invited from people wishing to join Cleveland MRT as Search & Rescue members. The application process and the requirements for becoming a member of the Team are outlined in more detail on the ‘Joining The Team’ page on our website (link below). Please read the information on that page thoroughly before submitting an application. Then, if you wish…

7th January 2024
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CLEVELAND SURVIVAL 2024

It's time to dust off your walking boots or running shoes and start training for this year's The Cleveland Survival. The venue is booked - a new one for the Survival and the route is just about sorted. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday 16th March 2024. For anyone who hasn't done the event before why not check…

31st December 2023
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CLEVELAND MRT 2023 REVEIW

It’s that time of year where we look back on the past 12-months! We’ve actually been a little less busy than normal, which is a good thing as it means fewer people needed our help. But we still recorded 76 calls for assistance from the police and ambulance services, resulting in 51 call-outs (in recent years the average has been…

26th December 2023
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REDCAR BOXING DAY DIP 2023

Cleveland MRT members were helping out at the Rotary Club of Redcar Boxing Day Dip this morning. Thankfully we had no injuries to deal with but, as is traditional, we provided hot(ish) drinks to the 'dippers' - in fact, there were so many people this year we ran out of hot chocolate towards the end, so apologies if you were…

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