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Don’t miss: 2017 Arc’teryx Alpine Academy

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Don’t miss: 2017 Arc’teryx Alpine Academy

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15/03/2017

Dreaming of lofty heights? Got alpine ambitions this summer? Give your season a head start at the 2017 Arc’teryx Alpine Academy. Alex Messenger finds out more.
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Improve your moves with Emma Twyford: BMC Climbing Movement Masterclasses

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09/03/2017

These Masterclasses are over, they took place in March 2017.
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BMC Student Safety Seminar 2017

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07/03/2017

The BMC Student Safety and Good Practice Seminar is a must if you're involved in running a student climbing, hill walking or mountaineering club.
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Climb skills: how to go deep-water soloing

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22/02/2017

The prime DWS season is fast approaching. The sea isn't warm enough yet though, so don't start packing your bag immediately. Since the water's so cold in the UK for most of the year, we've updated our safety guidance. Have you heard about cold water shock? If not, read on to protect yourself from this deadly danger.
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The Ten Commandments of winter walking

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18/01/2017

A scripture-inspired guide to surviving and thriving in the British hills as a walker this winter. Go forth and play.
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BMC Coach Education & FUNdamentals workshops

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23/12/2016

Whether climbing or coaching indoors, on the crags, or in the Alps our workshops cover a range of themes that will broaden your knowledge and improve your coaching.
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Essential winter know-how

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23/12/2016

Heading for the hills this winter? Whether you're a seasoned winter warrior or just taking your first icy steps, we've got a mountain of essential skills & equipment advice right here on the BMC website.
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LATEST SKILLS VIDEOS

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2012 Women's Climbing Symposium

06/12/2012

Highlights video of the Women's Climbing Symposium that was held at the Climbing Hanger, Liverpool in Nov 2012. By Outcrop films
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Sport Climbing Basics

06/07/2012

A short film covering a variety of sport climbing techniques. An 80m rope is suggested as being the best length for climbers to take, but a 50m rope will suffice for most UK sport climbing.
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Lowering off from a sport climb

21/05/2012

Sometimes we need to thread the rope through a lower off if we are the last person to descend. Find out how in this video taken from the BMC DVD Rock Climbing Essentials.
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101/06/2017London & South East Area Meeting and George Cave talk
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303/06/2017BMC first aid & mountain medicine weekend
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505/06/2017North West Area Meeting
Black Dog
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707/06/2017Lakes Area Meeting & summer barbecue
The Old Schoolhouse
808/06/2017North East Area Meeting
Durham Climbing Centre
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1212/06/2017Yorkshire Area Meeting & Maddy Cope talk
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1616/06/2017BMC North York Moors Festival
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2727/06/2017BMC Peak Area Evening Hill Walk – Bleaklow
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