The BMC competition calendar for 2017 is now out! Plan your year's training and events now!
BMC Youth Climbing Series
Round 1 – 28 January (21 January in SW) - venues here
Round 2 – 25 February - venues here
Round 3 – 25 March - venues here
BMC Youth Climbing Series Final
29 April – Edinburgh International Climbing Arena
BMC Open Competitions
BMC Lead Cup - Round 1 – 1 April – Reading Climbing Centre - Open to Seniors!
Open Youth Bouldering Competition – 2 April - Oakwood Climbing Centre, Wokingham - Brand New Centre!
Welsh Climbing Championships - 3 June - Beacon Climbing Centre, Caenarfon - Lead Cup Round 2
BMC British Championships
Junior British Bouldering Championships
17 June – The Depot Manchester
Senior British Bouldering Championships
8-9 July – Sheffield
Junior & Senior British Lead & Speed Climbing Championships - Lead Cup Round 3
7-8 October – Awesome Walls Sheffield
All BMC British Championship events will count towards GB Climbing Team selection for the 2018 season.
IFSC World Cup
IFSC Edinburgh World Cup - Lead & Speed
23-24 September – Edinburgh International Climbing Arena
BMC/MCofS Paraclimbing Series
Round 1 – 9 September - Edinburgh International Climbing Arena
Round 2 – 17 October - Venue TBC
Round 3 – 11 November - Venue TBC
Round 4 – 10 December - Venue TBC
This calendar is subject to change at any time.
The years events can also be seen on the BMC's competition calendar.
The British Junior Climbing Team is supported by the BMC and Berghaus. The Gb Paraclimbing Team are sponsored by Birchall Blackburn Law. Many UK walls also support the British Climbing Team through free or subsidised entry.
The ropes for these events were provided by Mammut as the official supplier of ropes to BMC climbing competitions. The prizes were provided by DMM as the official supplier of climbing gear to BMC climbing competitions.
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