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The Scientist on the front line in the fight against climate change

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

The Scientist on the front line in the fight against climate change

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26/10/2021

As winter approaches, our new film 'The Scientist' is the first of our three-part series exploring the work carried out by intrepid scientists in some of the UK’s most inaccessible and hostile hills, placing them on the front line in the fight against the climate crisis.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Interview: Anna Taylor completes first ever self-powered Classic Rock round

Earlier this month, Anna Taylor became the first person to complete a self-powered round of every route that features in Classic Rock, the iconic guidebook written by Ken Wilson. Carrying all her kit, Anna, 23, cycled 2,400 kilometres and climbed over 10,000 metres during a journey that lasted 62 days and saw her solo most of the 83 routes. Sarah Stirling interviews, and asks Anna to pick her five must-do routes.
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COMPETITIONS

Paraclimber Jesse Dufton brings home second Bronze

GB Paraclimbing has been on a roll lately. At the World Championships in Moscow in September they walked away with six medals. This tally included a bronze medal in the B1 (blind) lead category for Jesse Dufton.
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MEMBERSHIP

Autumn rocks: we

As Europe reopens for travel, BMC Travel Insurance has got you covered for Covid-19.
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Are you a walker? We'd love to hear from you

BMC ORGANISATION

Are you a walker? We'd love to hear from you

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05/10/2021

If you go walking we’d love to know a bit more about you; from how you go walking, to any event ideas you may have. We’ve launched a survey to capture your feedback which runs until Tuesday 26 October.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Interview: Steve McClure, the second ascent of Lexicon E11 7a and that fall

On September 4, Neil Gresham made the first ascent of Lexicon at Pavey Ark. Soon after, Steve McClure, who had been itching to get on it, claimed the second ascent... after taking a 70-foot whipper in his stride during his first serious 'look' at the route. This is Steve's second of the grade: he made the third ascent of Dave MacLeod's Rhapsody E11 7a at Dumbarton Rock in 2008. Sarah Stirling interviews.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC launches Liftshare site

With our BMC Community Liftshare site, we've now made it easier for climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers to get to the mountains and crags you love, now with less cars on the road. Get involved and sign up today.
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CLUBS

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If you’re looking to take the next step in your adventures, then take a look at our latest project: Find Your Adventure. We’re making it easy for you to connect with friendly climbing and walking clubs in your area. Fast friends and fun-filled weekends guaranteed.
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Youth Climbing Series Grand Final 2021

COMPETITIONS

Youth Climbing Series Grand Final 2021

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22/10/2021

The BMC, Mountaineering Ireland and Mountaineering Scotland and pleased to present the Youth Climbing Series Grand Final 2021. Please note, this is an invitational event only.
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SKILLS

BMC Coach Education & FUNdamentals workshops

Whether climbing or coaching indoors, on the crags, or in the Alps our workshops cover a range of themes that will broaden your knowledge and improve your coaching.
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SKILLS

Make your winter count 2021

Take your hiking skills to the next level this winter. #MakeWinterCount is back again to help you stride out into the winter hills and mountains with confidence. We will be running three events this year, with in person lectures in London and Manchester, running alongside a virtual event hosted on zoom.
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COMPETITIONS

YCS 2021: Round 3 Start Times

We hope you’re all looking forward to the third round of the Youth Climbing Series 2021 on Saturday 23 October. The climbers have 2 hours to complete their climbs, registration times may vary per region. You can find the timings for your region below:
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