Over the roar of the chainsaw, Firefighter Tom Sobol explained, "The team was cutting three holes in the ice to simulate what is known as a Go Rescue.  One of the firefighters will enter the water with their protective suits, then attach the victum to the system to haul them out."

You could have signed up for the class through the Strathmore Fire Department . Any members on site were fully trained the self-rescue method.