Kenton Cool calls the BMC with an update on his progress and some thoughts on the rush to the summit last weekend and its tragic outcome - and reports
starting to hear reports of a new discipline of mountaineering emerging from the depths of peoples homes...indoor mountaineering. This niche new
through our app or in a browser. Find out all the details. We are starting to hear reports of a new discipline of mountaineering emerging from the
condition, and with multiple fractures and internal injuries. She was later airlifted to hospital, where last reports infer she remains critical but
moderate elevations (e.g. 3000-5000 m) for this purpose. Recent reports suggest that climbers ascending to extremely high elevations on Mount Everest
the successful summiteers on the Russian expedition that forced a new direct route up the West Face. Much further west in the Shimshal region, and at a
The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) is the representative body that exists
to protect the freedoms and promote the interests of climbers, hill walkers and
mountaineers, including ski-mountaineers. The BMC recognises that climbing, hill
walking and mountaineering are activities with a danger of personal injury or death.
Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks and be
responsible for their own actions.
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