Comox Valley Search & Rescue is a fantastic and diverse group of volunteers who come from all walks of life.  CVSAR volunteer for different reason and all pursue a variety of hobbies and occupations outside of SAR, but they all have one common goal, helping those in need when it matters most.  Enjoy our blog series “Who We Are – CVSAR” and learn about all the people that make CVSAR such a great volunteer organization to be a part of.

What do you do outside of SAR for work/hobbies?

Job-Heavy Equipment Operator
Hobbies-Mountain Biking, Disc Golf and Board Games

What is your role in SAR?

SAR Career-12 years, Search Manager, Rope TL, Swiftwater Tech, Hoist Tech


What makes you passionate about SAR? Passionate about SAR-solving the puzzle, to locate the place the subject has gone.

What’s been the most rewarding part of being a part of SAR?  Locate the subject and see the joy their face, when they realize that we are there to help.  

Interested in joining Comox Valley Search & Rescue?

Check out our Application Page where you can learn about all the requirements, find out anwsers to commonly asked questions and fill out an application.

We are also hosting an Open House on November 28th from 7 – 9pm at our SAR hall where you can meet some of the members, see all the equipment we use on a SAR call out and answer any questions you have about what being a member of CVSAR entails.