BMC scoops Lindsay Griffin for international news

Posted by Tina Gardner on 04/09/2008
Lindsay Griffin. Photo: Lindsay Griffin

International mountaineering guru Lindsay Griffin will now be reporting regularly on expedition news and international mountaineering issues for the BMC website.

As Chair of the BMC International Committee and compiler and editor of MOUNTAIN INFO for Climb magazine, Lindsay will bring us authoritative and up-to-date news - right here, right now!

Lindsay said: "I hope that news items from the Greater Ranges may encourage readers to learn more about these remote and wonderful areas. If you’re planning a trip, then the BMC expedition reports, many now available online, will prove a great resource for initial planning."
 
Read the first of his news reports posted this week:
All the Alpine 4000m summits
Pavle Kozjek disappears on Muztagh Tower
Hard new free route on the Eiger
British expeditions bag 17 new summits in Arctic

To read past expedition reports go to the BMC expedition reports database

Have you even been on a BMC/MEF funded expedition? If your report is missing from the database, please send us an electronic version (Word or pdf) to alex@thebmc.co.uk.



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