04 September 2015 at 2043 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Newfoundland, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported an individual who began having severe leg cramps and was unable to continue on their hike. The individual was transported by ATV to a secure location.