LATEST BMC NEWS RSS

Autumn rocks: we've got you covered for Covid-19

MEMBERSHIP

Autumn rocks: we've got you covered for Covid-19

0
06/10/2021

As Europe reopens for travel, BMC Travel Insurance has got you covered for Covid-19.
Read more »

BMC ORGANISATION

Are you a walker? We

If you go walking we’d love to know a bit more about you; from how you go walking, to any event ideas you may have. We’ve launched a survey to capture your feedback which runs until Tuesday 26 October.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Interview: Steve McClure, the second ascent of Lexicon E11 7a and that fall

On September 4, Neil Gresham made the first ascent of Lexicon at Pavey Ark. Soon after, Steve McClure, who had been itching to get on it, claimed the second ascent... after taking a 70-foot whipper in his stride during his first serious 'look' at the route. This is Steve's second of the grade: he made the third ascent of Dave MacLeod's Rhapsody E11 7a at Dumbarton Rock in 2008. Sarah Stirling interviews.
Read more »

COMPETITIONS

Shauna Coxsey elected President of the IFSC Athletes

Elections for the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) Athletes’ Commission took place at the 2021 IFSC Climbing World Championships in Moscow, Russia, with Olympian Shauna Coxsey MBE, of Great Britain, elected as President.
Read more »

BMC launches Liftshare site

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC launches Liftshare site

1
27/09/2021

With our BMC Community Liftshare site, we've now made it easier for climbers, hill walkers and mountaineers to get to the mountains and crags you love, now with less cars on the road. Get involved and sign up today.
Read more »

ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Changes to Southern Sandstone bolted anchors

Following a review of bolted anchors on Southern Sandstone, the way we all use bolted anchors in the area is changing. Read on to make sure you're following the latest method.
Read more »

COMPETITIONS

Bronze for Hamish McArthur at his first Senior World Champs

Hamish McArthur takes home the bronze medal at his first Senior World Championships after becoming the double World Champ in the Junior Boulder and Lead in the same year.
Read more »

COMPETITIONS

GB win 6 medals at Paraclimbing World Champs 2021

Fantastic results from the GB Paraclimbing Team at the IFSC Paraclimbing World Championships 2021 in Moscow, Russia, with six medals including two World Champions.
Read more »

How does Coronavirus (COVID-19) affect your BMC Travel Insurance policy?

PRESS

How does Coronavirus (COVID-19) affect your BMC Travel Insurance policy?

93
16/09/2021

Now with Covid Cover. Travel has been disrupted around the world since Coronavirus hit the headlines at the beginning of 2020. As travel restrictions to certain countries are being lifted, BMC Travel Insurance is adapting to ‘the new normal’. If you’re planning a trip and have BMC Travel Insurance, what should you know about Coronavirus?
Read more »

YOUTH & EQUITY

Finding Our Way: the diverse outdoor voices podcast from the BMC

We want to diversify the people we normally hear talking about the outdoors, celebrate their stories, shine a light on their insights, and create a place for discussion, inclusion and practical advice. Welcome to Finding Our Way, our new podcast to champion walkers, climbers and mountaineers from diverse backgrounds
Read more »

CLUBS

It

If you’re looking to take the next step in your adventures, then take a look at our latest project: Find Your Adventure. We’re making it easy for you to connect with friendly climbing and walking clubs in your area. Fast friends and fun-filled weekends guaranteed.
Read more »

LOCAL AREAS

Latest online news from the Peak Area: October 2021

The October 2021 issue of the BMC Peak Area Newsletter is now online, keeping you informed about what’s happening in the region, including details of the next BMC Peak Area Meeting.
Read more »

View more articles »