After the extraordinary big event last year we will have again a new ambitious framework for our meeting. Workshops on technical topics, a round table discussing international collaboration and a diving exercise will be offered.

End of Summer will be more information available. Please check our website for updates.

Please note the ECRA meeting in your diary: 12th-15th November 2020, Cantabria, Spain.

NOTE: In case of another lockout due to a new COVID-19 wave, the meeting will be cancelled!

We are looking forward to meet you in Cantabria,
the Organizing Committee


Technical Workshop

Medical Workshop

Cave Diving Exercise

Passage Enlargement Workshop

General Assembly with new election of the ECRA Board


Ramales de la Victoria, Alto Asón, Cantabria / Spain

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Participation Fee

The participation fee is 50 EUR and can be paid during the check in the meeting office.

The participation fee includes accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner during the ECRA meeting.

Online Registration

Not yet available.

Official Language

The official language of the European Cave Rescue Meeting is English.

No simultaneous translation will be provided.


Accommodation on improvised campsite in the village sports area is available. Please take your own campsite equipment.

(The option to install bunk beds in the sports center exists.)

Letter of Invitation

If needed, the participants can request a Letter of Invitation by e-mail:

This letter does not imply any cost absorption on the part of ECRA.


For question around the location:

Martin GONZALES HIERRO, Head of the Local Organizing Committee

For any other questions:

Dinko NOVOSEL, President of the ECRA
e-mail:, Phone: +385 91 517 94 31

Alberto UBERTINO, Vice President of the ECRA
e-mail:, Phone: +39 335 600 90 58

Kurt DENNSTEDT, General Secretary of the ECRA
e-mail:, Phone: +43 680 230 00 25

European Cave Rescue Meeting 2020 – First Circular