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Five top moments not to miss at Kendal Mountain Festival

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Five top moments not to miss at Kendal Mountain Festival

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11/11/2019

Heading to Kendal Mountain Festival this weekend? Here are our top five picks of events and films not to miss: from watching Emma Twyford's new film to checking out our new Climate Project.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Nirmal Purja climbs all 14 of the world

The 36-year-old Nepalese mountaineer and former British Special Forces soldier summited Shishapangma (8,027m) at 08:59 on Tuesday 29 October. Beginning in April, the extraordinary mission had taken him 6 months and 7 days. Sarah Stirling has the whole story.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Five unmissable films at Kendal Mountain Festival

Kendal Mountain Festival is just around the corner. To make sure you don’t miss the unmissable, we've put together our top five film picks.
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COMPETITIONS

BMC Youth Climbing Series 2020

The BMC Youth Climbing Series is a climbing competition for young people. The series is extremely popular and attracts hundreds of young climbers nationwide.
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How will Brexit affect travel insurance?

INTERNATIONAL

How will Brexit affect travel insurance?

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10/10/2019

Deal or no deal? The UK leaving the EU, with or without a deal, will change the way Brits travel to and from the UK. What does Brexit mean for our holidays? And how will it affect travel insurance? Find out more here.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

New report recommends our national parks actively connect all parts of society

The government has published the final report of its recent Landscape review on the current health and role of our national parks and Areas Of Outstanding National Beauty. BMC Access Officer Cath Flitcroft takes an initial look at what this means for climbers and hill walkers.
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COMPETITIONS

2020 National Competition Schedule

In this Olympic year, the BMC is pleased to present the National competition schedule for 2020.
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COMPETITIONS

GB National Development Squad 2020- Selection Results

The GB National Development Squad Selection Event took place at Awesome Walls Sheffield and the Depot Climbing Centre, Sheffield over the weekend of 9 & 10 November.
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We're recruiting: BMC Partnerships & Events Co-ordinator

BMC ORGANISATION

We're recruiting: BMC Partnerships & Events Co-ordinator

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13/11/2019

We’re on the hunt for a new partnerships and events co-ordinator to join our team.
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COMPETITIONS

GB National Development Squad 2020

Following the GB National Development Squad Profiling and Selection Event 2019, the results are now ready to publish. It was a great weekend with all the athletes putting in amazing performances.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Emma Twyford ticks Fish Eye 8c and begins project 9a+

Having recently become the first British woman to climb 9a (look out for our upcoming film, The Big Bang, showing at Kendal Mountain Film Festival this weekend), you'd be forgiven for thinking Emma might be taking a well-earned rest. Instead, she set off on a week's holiday to Oliana in Spain in search of a harder project.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Round up: an autumn of impressive, hard UK sends in tweets and posts

From Emma Twyford breaking the 9a barrier for British females to a 15-year-old bouldering 8B, it's been an autumn of impressive, hard ascents from Pembroke to Scotland, Dartmoor to the Gower. Here's our round-up of the biggest ticks made by Brits on UK soil this season.
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UPCOMING EVENTS THIS MONTH

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202/11/2019Sphagnum moss planting – Peak District
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808/11/2019Women in Adventure Film Evening with Eden Valley Mountaineering Club
George Hotel
909/11/2019West Bromwich MC coach meet – Black Mountains (open invitation to BMC members)
Edward Street car park
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1111/11/2019BMC North West Area Meeting & Area AGM
Sedgley Park Rugby Club
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1313/11/2019BMMS Science Day
Bamford Village Institute
1414/11/2019BMC Access Conference: Changing Behaviours
Spinningfields Conference Centre
1515/11/2019Kendal Mountain Festival
Brewery Arts Centre
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1919/11/2019BMC Cymru North Wales Area Meeting & Area AGM
Beacon Climbing Centre
2020/11/2019BMC Midlands Area Meeting & Area AGM
Old Edwardians Sports Club
2121/11/2019BMC London & SE Area Meeting & Area AGM & Jesse Dufton talk
The Old King's Head
2222/11/2019One Day As A Tiger: John Porter Lecture – Threlkeld
Blencathra Centre
2323/11/2019BMC South West Area Meeting & Area AGM & David Hillebrandt talk
The Quay Climbing Centre
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2626/11/2019BMC Cymru South Wales Area Meeting & Area AGM
Up and Under
2727/11/2019BMC Peak Area Meeting & Area AGM & Annual Quiz
The Norfolk Arms
2828/11/2019BMC North East Area Meeting & Area AGM
Newcastle Climbing Centre
2929/11/2019BMC Winter Skills Lecture: Cardiff
Cardiff University
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