RECCO® Training on May Just Save Your Life

With the recent launch of a training site for the RECCO® advanced rescue system, users can take in information that could one day help save their lives.

SALT LAKE CITY, UT– (Feb. 9, 2008) – Thousands of retail users have come to rely on the online training leader for valuable information and deep discounts on everything from whitewater kayaks to biking gear to snowboards to warm, waterproof hunting gear.

Now, with the recent launch of a training site for the RECCO® advanced rescue system, users can take in information that could one day help save their lives.

Plus, retail users can win a free day of heli skiing in British Columbia – the top performer at the end of April 2009 will win the trip! This is one of the biggest, most valuable contests ever run on, and it's open to the entire retail audience!

The innovative safety concept was born when RECCO founder Magnus Granhed developed an electronic reflector that could be used to locate people buried under snow. This rugged, lightweight, wearable technology has been integrated into apparel, helmets, protection gear and boots made by more than 200 leading outerwear manufacturers.

Small, lightweight RECCO detectors used by ski patrollers, helicopters and other search and rescue personnel can quickly locate buried reflectors, making avalanche search-and-rescue easier, faster and safer. The detectors also locate avalanche beacon signals simultaneously. The RECCO system is not a replacement for other avalanche safety measures – all backcountry travelers should use RECCO in concert with a beacon, probe, shovel and overall avalanche awareness skills., which currently hosts several training sites for several manufacturers that integrate RECCO reflectors into their garments and gear, was a good match for RECCO, said Jane Mauser, Sales and Marketing Manager at RECCO.

“We're a technology company focused on awareness and education, so we want to provide accessible retail training online,” Mauser said. “ and RECCO have several partners in common, so the relationship made perfect sense. We're confident this training will efficiently, effectively spread the word about our life-saving product.” is an online campus that provides engaging, interactive training to manufacturers in Snowsports, Action Sports, Outdoor, Hunt/Fish and Bike industries. Retail employees train online for free 24/7, while shop managers let handle employee purchases online. Training is updated seasonally, capturing the latest technological breakthroughs and product lines.

About is an online campus that represents over 123,000 registered pros and sales professionals, 120 manufacturers and over 14,360 retailers in an increasing number of industries, including Outdoor, Snow, Bike, Action Sports, Golf, Tennis and Hunt/Fish. offers a fun and secure place for retail sales professionals to train, access information and interact within their industry.

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