#WomenOutdoors Week has come to an end and all that's left to do is announce the winners of the prizes donated by Cotswold Outdoor.
The campaign aimed to encourage more women to get outdoors and try climbing, hill walking, mountaineering or any other activity that appealed to them. There were beginners climbing events with Women Climb, Trad Festivals in the Peak District, and lots of people enjoying getting outdoors with family and friends between 5-15 August.
For those who did get outdoors we asked them to share their photo’s with us on Twitter and Cotswold Outdoor kindly donated prizes for the winning photo’s.
Everyone’s a winner really, but we did have some prizes to give out so we had to narrow it down a little. It really wasn’t an easy choice, there were so many different adventures going on and lots of brilliant photos and stories sent in, but the winning entries are below.
Anna Claire Danby ‘Post work mid-week sea stack. Every girl needs one. #WomenOutdoors #thisgirlcan @TGCclimbing @CotswoldOutdoor’
Prize: Osprey daysack winner
Hanberry @HanberryPie ‘Lush day out on the Brecon Circuit #WomenOutdoors #BMC #ThisGirlCan #CotswoldOutdoors’
Prize: £30 gift voucher winner
Rachel Botterill @London_MTB ‘My awesome mum leading the way on Troutdale Pinnacle - great start to @Team_BMC #womenoutdoors campaign!’
Prize: Chalk bag winner
Rachael Hewison (@DofERach) ‘Another weekend climb for #Womenoutdoors #DofE girls get out and try climbing! @CotswoldOutdoor @TGCclimbing’
Prize: Camelbak bottle winner
Nic (@nikewikewa) ‘@Team_BMC @CotswoldOutdoor #womenoutdoors out on the Pennine Way. Hoping to visit Malham cove this weekend also’
We want to say a huge thanks to all those who got involved in #WomenOutdoors Week 2016.
As the climbing walls, crags and mountains start to open, we wanted to say thanks to every BMC member who supported us through the Coronavirus crisis.
From weekly Facebook Lives and GB Climbing home training videos, to our access team working to re-open the crags and fight for your mountain access, we couldn’t have made it without you.
If you liked what we did, then tell your friends about us: www.thebmc.co.uk/join
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