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GB Climbing Team Set for Final Stage of Olympic Qualifier Series

COMPETITIONS

GB Climbing Team Set for Final Stage of Olympic Qualifier Series

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19/06/2024

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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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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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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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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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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WALLS

Bouldering upgrade starts at EICA:Ratho after sportscotland investment

Works on the upgrade of the bouldering facilities at Edinburgh Leisure’s flagship climbing arena at Ratho will begin on Monday 3rd June following a major funding investment from sportscotland’s Sport Facilities Fund. There will be a steady schedule of works across the summer and autumn as the changes occur.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

General election 2024 - have your say 

With the general election announced for Thurs 4 July 2024, get behind the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) as we lobby for more access to wild spaces, outdoor education and more protection for the places we love to walk and climb in. Pick one (or all!) of the below and ask your election candidates if they will back it and why it’s important to them.  
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BMC Annual General Meeting

BMC ORGANISATION

BMC Annual General Meeting

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21/05/2024

The 2024 Annual General Meeting took place on Wednesday 12 June as on online only meeting.
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COMPETITIONS

BMC Junior British Boulder Championships

Our first championship event of the year kicks off with the Junior British Bouldering Championships on 15 &16 June at Depot Manchester.
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BMC ORGANISATION

Can you volunteer with us in 2024?

The BMC volunteer dates for 2024 have just launched! We have a wealth of fantastic projects that we would love you to get involved with to support our Climate Project and Mend our Mountains campaign.
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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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