LATEST SKILLS NEWS RSS

Hiking Essentials Sessions: Spring clean your skills

SKILLS

Hiking Essentials Sessions: Spring clean your skills

0
10/03/2022

Brush up on your skills with our hiking zoom sessions, hosted by TV presenter and BMC Ambassador Mary-Ann Ochota and delivered by our experts.
Read more »

SKILLS

We'll be at Keswick Mountain Festival with our BMC Montane Mountain Skills tent

0
09/03/2022

There will be a healthy dose of adventure at the legendary Keswick Mountain Festival coming to you 20th to 22th May. This unique event has got it all: beautiful views, family friendly activities, buckets of adventure and groovy tunes. Plus, it all takes place in the magical Lakeland landscape. If you’re planning on coming, don’t forget to stop by our Mountain Skills tent!
Read more »

SKILLS

Training Essentials:Skills for traditional climbing on sea cliffs

0
19/05/2022

This is a one-day workshop looking at some of the extra skills you will need to climb on sea cliffs.
Read more »

SKILLS

Training Essentials: Intro to sport leading skills

0
19/05/2022

This course is a one-day workshop looking at leading sports climbs outside.
Read more »

SKILLS

Training Essentials: Improving your trad leading skills

0
19/05/2022

A one-day workshop recapping good practice in placing gear, building belays and the different ways to equalises belays.
Read more »

SKILLS

Training Essentials: Intro to trad climbing skills

0
19/05/2022

A one-day workshop looking at good practice in placing gear, building belays and the different ways to equalises belays.
Read more »

SKILLS

Training Essentials: Next steps scrambling

0
19/05/2022

A one-day course developing skills and confidence in scrambling terrain.
Read more »

View more Skills news »

LATEST SKILLS VIDEOS

SKILLS

1

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.
View »

SKILLS

0

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.
View »

SKILLS

1

Simple Movement on Rock

02/02/2012

Before embarking upon a training regime to boost your grade, have a think about your climbing style. Moving efficiently when climbing may help more than any number of one-arm pull-ups!
View »

View more Skills videos »

Want to see your film here? Suggest a film

SKILLS PEOPLE

UPCOMING EVENTS THIS MONTH

MTWTFSS
2525/04/2022BMC South West Area Meeting
Online Meeting
2626/04/2022BMC Cymru North Wales Area Meeting
Beacon Climbing Centre
2727/04/2022BMC Lakes Area Meeting
Online Meeting
28
2929/04/2022BMC Peak Area Walk - Rushton Spencer and the Dane Valley
Old Railway Station Car Park
30
1
2
3
404/05/2022BMC Hiking Essentials Session: Navigation
Online event
5
6
707/05/2022Welsh Bouldering Championships
Roc-Bloc
8
9
10
1111/05/2022BMC Hiking Essentials Session: Caring for the environment
Online event
12
13
14
15
16
17
1818/05/2022BMC AGM 2022
Online Meeting
1919/05/2022BMC Hiking Essentials Session: Multi-day hiking
Online event
2020/05/2022Keswick Mountain Festival
Crow Park
2121/05/2022Junior British Bouldering Championships
Mile End Climbing Wall
22
23
24
25
26
2727/05/2022BMC Hongian Ffest 2022
Cae Peips
28
29
30
31
1
2
303/06/2022BMC Pembroke Climbing Festival 2022
Bosherston Camping
4
5

View more events...