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Youth Climbing Series Grand Final 2021 Results

COMPETITIONS

Youth Climbing Series Grand Final 2021 Results

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30/11/2021

Last weekend saw over 200 climbers attended Parthian Climbing Centre in Southampton to battle it out to be crowned YCS 2021 Champions. Here are the results:
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Wild Horizons Podcast: John Dalrymple on the Simonside Hills

In this latest instalment of Wild Horizons podcast, we travel to Northumberland in the company of John Dalrymple to visit his favourite local upland, the Simonside Hills. The Simonsides are an open expanse of upland just south of the town of Rothbury. Think heather-clad rolling hills, small sandstone outcrops and big skies and you won’t go far wrong.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Huge Black Friday partner pledge to BMC’s Climate Project

This Black Friday is turning GREEN thanks to a huge 1% of sales donation pledge from BMC recommended retail partners Cotswold Outdoor and Snow+Rock to the Climate Project.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Campaign for National Parks calls for greater action to protect peatlands

Much greater priority should be given to the restoration and rewetting of peatlands with the aim of bringing all peatland into good condition or restoration management by 2030 at the latest.
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Women with Altitude: 100 years of female alpinism

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Women with Altitude: 100 years of female alpinism

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23/11/2021

Women with Altitude:100 years of female alpinism in the Pinnacle Club and Alpine Club is an interactive exhibition taking place from now until 8th January in the Alpine Club's London Headquarters and is free to attend.
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COMPETITIONS

British Lead and Paraclimbing Championships 2021 RESULTS

After a long break and following on from the success of the British Bouldering Championships, the British Lead and Paraclimbing Championships returned this weekend!
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SKILLS

Make Your Winter Count 2021

Take your winter adventure skills to the next level with #MakeWinterCount. These popular events are back to help you stride out into the winter hills and mountains with confidence. We will be running three events this year, with in person evenings in London and Manchester, and a virtual event on zoom.
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YOUTH & EQUITY

BMC Climbing Charity Fundraiser 2022

Are you ready? Climbing For All is back in 2022! The BMC is running a fundraising campaign from 21st-27th March 2022 to help a number of UK-based charities which involve the medium of climbing and the outdoors. Teams from schools, universities, climbing clubs and individuals can sign up to raise money for one of the charities through one of our climbing challenges or make up their own.
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Petzl recall Scorpio Eashook lanyards

GEAR

Petzl recall Scorpio Eashook lanyards

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15/11/2021

Petzl have issued a recall notice for Scorpio Eashook lanyards after it was discovered that there was a risk of karabiner gate malfunction. Details are provided on how to check if your lanyard is one of those affected, and what action to take.
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SUMMIT MAGAZINE

Autumn Summit: now available to download

The latest issue of Summit magazine is here. The autumn issue (103) is almost entirely a digital edition. Read on to discover more.
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GENERAL

Wild Horizons Podcast: Kirsty Pallas on Glen Coe

Anyone who has travelled to the western highlands of Scotland will know the joy of Glencoe. After the long and beautiful bogginess of Rannoch Moor, the A82 enters this wild cauldron of mountains, announced by the pointed majesty of Buachaille Etive Mòr.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Sustainable Steps

You may already have taken the first step to being more sustainable (reducing your impact on the natural environment) and to being more climate aware (reducing your personal carbon footprint) but we’ve pulled together a list of additional campaigns and opportunities you can get involved in to help you further your steps to sustainability.
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