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Romanians climb Zanskar Supercouloir

INTERNATIONAL

Romanians climb Zanskar Supercouloir

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30/07/2016

The Romanian couple Cosmin Andron and Cristina Pogacean have made the first ascent of the south summit of T16 in India's Zanskar Range by the 1,200m Supercouloir.
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BMC ORGANISATION

Climb Britain: Update from the BMC

It's been a rocky ride this last few days, and it's probably fair to say we didn’t quite anticipate the level of interest there would be in our Climb Britain announcement. But, since then, we have been listening very carefully and this is what we’re proposing to do:
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

10 beginner trail running mistakes

Thinking of hitting the trails? We've got passionate trail runner Sarah Stirling with her 10 most common beginner mistakes to avoid, making sure you start out on the right foot and don’t get injured before you get going.
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BMC ORGANISATION

Climb Britain: a personal message from BMC CEO Dave Turnbull

We've had so many questions following our rebranding announcement yesterday. Here's a personal message from BMC CEO Dave Turnbull:
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Climb Britain: the facts

BMC ORGANISATION

Climb Britain: the facts

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25/07/2016

Since we announced the start of our journey to Climb Britain, we’ve had some great responses on UKclimbing, Twitter and Facebook. Some positive, some negative – and all passionate.
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BMC ORGANISATION

What does Climb Britain mean for walkers?

Britain’s mountains have probably never been climbed by so many people. And the vast majority of those people are walkers. Here’s why the BMC’s new name applies to them too.
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YOUTH & EQUITY

Inspiring 80 girls to take up climbing

On Friday 27 May 80 Year 10 girls from different secondary schools across the Sheffield were invited to The Climbing Works to trying climbing for the first time.
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BMC ORGANISATION

BMC to change its name to Climb Britain

After more than 70 years trading as the British Mountaineering Council, we’ve decided to move with the times and change name to Climb Britain and unite all our members under one 'Climb' banner.
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BMC Youth Climbing Series: Dates and changes for 2017

COMPETITIONS

BMC Youth Climbing Series: Dates and changes for 2017

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22/07/2016

The Youth Climbing Series (YCS) for 2016 finished at the end of April in an exciting national final. After the event the area youth co-ordinators from England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, gathered to discuss the series and plan the 2017 YCS.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

How to survive Pokemon Go in the wild

Cliffs, caves and minefields, the Pokemon Go craze is inadvertently leading people astray and into trouble. That’s why we’ve put together our best field guide to help you survive hunting Pokemon in the wild, along with a few crazy stories that have already occurred.
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LOCAL AREAS

Psyche warning: prepare for WiltonFest 2016

Lancashire's premier climbing festival, WiltonFest, is back for 2016 and we're planning an even bigger and better day than last year's blockbuster. Coming to you on Saturday 3 September – it's the event you definitely don't want to miss.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Revealed: the future of your climbing gear 2017

What gear's in the pipeline for 2017? Sarah Stirling reveals sneak previews of the kit that could transform you into a slick and stylish climbing machine next year. From made-in-Wales harnesses to the game-changing Wild Country Revo mechanical belay device, it's a particularly exciting time for British outdoor gear companies.
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2929/06/2016Friends of the Lake District – Leaders Landscape Training
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909/07/2016BMC British Bouldering Championships 2016
Devonshire Green
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1818/07/2016BMC Safeguarding and Protecting Children training course – Kendal
Lakeland Climbing Centre
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Castlemartin Army Camp
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Longshaw Estate
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3030/07/2016A Celebration of a Life: Ken Wilson – Sheffield
Sheffield Hallam University City Campus
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101/08/2016Dawn over the Lake District National Park – Kendal
Scout Scar
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Keswick Museum
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