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Andy Nisbet and Steve Perry die on Ben Hope

SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Andy Nisbet and Steve Perry die on Ben Hope

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07/02/2019

Andy Nisbet and Steve Perry, two highly experienced climbers, have died in a fall on Ben Hope.
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BMC ORGANISATION

BMC AGM weekend 2019

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05/02/2019

This year, the BMC AGM is heading to Buxton. Join BMC President Lynn Robinson for the annual President's dinner and Volunteer Awards on Saturday night, and then have your vote on the running of the BMC on Sunday.
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PRESS

Tickets go on sale for BMC Sheffield Adventure Film Festival 2019

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04/02/2019

This year ShAFF 2019 coincides with our 75th anniversary, and we are inviting festival-goers to join the celebrations with special discounted tickets available to BMC members!
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Snowdonia's hills are open - as long as you’re well prepared

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01/02/2019

This week, the Snowdonia National Park Authority called for mountaineers to ‘stay away’ from Snowdonia due to winter conditions. The BMC would like to clarify that the responsibility for decisions around what a mountaineer does in the mountain environment lies with the individual themselves.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Access successes in South West

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31/01/2019

From Lundy to Cheddar, Wintour's Leap to Ebbor Gorge, our access team have been working hard in the South West recently. A number of issues have been resolved, check out this access update for all the details.
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YOUTH & EQUITY

Staggering record of female-led adventure entries to the 2019 Women in Adventure Film Competition

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16/01/2019

We’ve been flooded with a wave of fantastic fresh entries to the fifth annual BMC TV & Womenclimb Women in Adventure Film Competition. A whopping 33 films were entered this year, with a £1,200 prize pool up for grabs. The busy filmmakers and athletes have put down their cameras, taken off their trainers and are ready to share their doses of adventure with you.
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MEMBERSHIP

Are you serious? Our offer on Alpine and Ski insurance is too good to miss

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03/01/2019

There's snow joke here: BMC Travel Insurance is serious about making sure our members are covered for any occurrence, which is why we provide £10 million emergency medical cover. And this winter, get 15% off all annual Alpine & Ski policies in Europe.
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INTERNATIONAL

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Mina Leslie-Wujastyk: Rocklands 2013

25/09/2013

In the summer of 2013 Mina Leslie-Wujastyk spent six weeks in Rocklands, South Africa. Over the coming weeks BMC TV will release four short films showing some of her accomplishments whilst there. From highballs to lowballs, crimps to slopers, tech to burl, follow Mina on her journey to battle frustration and reap the rewards in one of the most beautiful, picturesque climbing areas in the world. This trailer will whet your appetite for what's to come!
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GEAR

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Deadly quickdraws

25/07/2013

Avoid dangerous quickdraw combinations using open slings and rubber keepers. This video highlights the issues, read the full article here: http://www.thebmc.co.uk/deadly-quickdraws-open-sling-rubber-band-accident?s=2
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

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One dog and his man

22/05/2013

While dogs might make us think about waggy tails and man’s best friend, some pooches can wreak havoc in the countryside both for natural inhabitants and other climbers. Let this film remind you of the need to make sure your dog is behaving himself. Good boy!
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UPCOMING EVENTS THIS MONTH

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2929/01/2019BMC North West Area Meeting & Liz Fowler talk
Sedgley Park Rugby Club
3030/01/2019BMC Lakes Area Meeting
Penrith Leisure Centre
3131/01/2019BMC North East Area Meeting & Jon Punshon talk
Durham Climbing Centre
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404/02/2019BMC Yorkshire Area Meeting
Big Depot Climbing
505/02/2019Everest: The Untold Story of Griffith Pugh – Stockport
The Heatons Sports Clubs
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909/02/2019Welsh Climbing Championship
Beacon Climbing Centre
1010/02/2019West Bromwich MC coach meet – Langdale (open invitation to BMC members)
Edward Street car park
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1313/02/2019FREE SOLO - Stunning film about Alex Honnold
The Kirkgate
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1616/02/2019Youth Open Bouldering
Rockover Climbing Centre
1717/02/2019Avon Gorge Scrub Clearance 2019
Avon Gorge Main Wall
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1919/02/2019LIFE OF JOHN TYNDALL
Skiddaw Hotel
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202/03/2019BMC London & SE Area Hill Walk – Surrey Hills
Haslemere rail station
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