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BMC Youth Climbing Series 2024

COMPETITIONS

BMC Youth Climbing Series 2024

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07/06/2024

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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COMPETITIONS

OQS: McArthur, McNeice and Thompson-Smith go through to Semi-Finals

Round Two of the Olympic Qualifying Series (OQS) kicked off in Budapest, marking the athletes' final opportunity to secure a spot for Paris 2024. As the heat was turned up on and off the wall the top 20 men’s and women’s Boulder & Lead semi-finalists have been confirmed.
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CYMRU

Rediscovering traditional Welsh names in the Dinorwig Quarries

This Sunday 23 June will see a gathering at Llyn Padarn’s Llafn y Cewri (“Blade of the Giants") sword monument in Llanberis, North Wales. The event marks the 150th anniversary of the founding of the North Wales Quarrymen’s Union and is being held to recognise the estimated 1,500 men killed in rock falls and blasts, and the many thousands more who died from the lung disease silicosis, from working for so many hours down the dusty mines.
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COMPETITIONS

GB Climbing Team Set for Final Stage of Olympic Qualifier Series

The Olympic Qualifier Series (OQS) is reaching its finale at the Ludovika Campus in Budapest this week. 48 of the top climbers from around the globe will vie for their last chance to secure a spot in the Boulder & Lead event for Paris 2024.
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BMC staff list

BMC ORGANISATION

BMC staff list

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19/06/2024

Who works at the BMC? Full details of all current BMC staff.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

General election: access & conservation promises from each party

As the general election date draws nearer, the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) have reviewed the manifestos from each party to help you make a more informed choice when it comes to protecting the landscapes and crags that we love to walk in and climb on.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

New British Mountaineering Council President elected at the Annual General Meeting

Dominic Oughton was elected as the British Mountaineering Council President at its annual general meeting last night.
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BMC ORGANISATION

BMC Members

Members' Council acts as a representative body of the members, consulting with and constructively challenging the Board of Directors, and holding the Board to account on behalf of the members.
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BMC Board of Directors

BMC ORGANISATION

BMC Board of Directors

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13/06/2024

The Board of Directors is the ultimate decision-making body of the BMC, and is responsible for overall operation of the organisation, as well as setting and implementing organisational strategy in consultation with Members' Council.
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CLUBS

BMC Student Safety Seminar 2024

The BMC Student Safety Seminar is for any students who are involved in running a climbing, hill walking or mountaineering club at their University. The seminar will be held at Plas y Brenin in North Wales on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 October 2024.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC responds to Labour proposals to connect more people with nature

The Labour Party has announced three policies to help connect people with nature. The British Mountaineering Council has advocated for greater access to nature for many decades and welcomes action to promote this – we’ve therefore taken a look at each policy individually.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Help protect the Bridestones boulders

The Bridestone boulders are an iconic set of giant, gritstone rock formations in West Yorkshire, popular with climbers and boulderers. Right now, there is a chance to secure access to this land for all and protect the wildlife for future generations by supporting the not-for-profit, Community Interest Company (CIC) Bridestones Rewilded.
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