Important BMC Event Dates Until The End of the Year

by Sarah Stirling - Assistant Editor Nov/2010
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Some important dates for your climbing diary.

BMC Winter Lectures

Brush up on your winter skills or learn new ones. These inspirational and educational lectures are presented by Tamsin Gay (Aspirant MIC) and Tim Blakemore (British Mountain Guide). Whatever aspect of winter mountaineering you aspire to, Tamsin and Tim will make you aware of the skills required to explore the winter mountains. Topics covered include:

  • Equipment and clothing
  • Navigation
  • Footwork
  • Route planning
  • Avalanche awareness
  • Climbing and much more

Wednesday 24 November London
Tickets can be purchased on the door
Gustav Tuck Lecture Theatre, Wilkins Building, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Thursday 25 November - Leicester
Tickets can be purchased on the door
Moat Community College, Maidstone Road, Leicester, LE2 0TU

Friday 26 November Cheltenham
Tickets can be purchased on the door
The Drama Theatre, Pate's Grammar School, Princess Elizabeth Way, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 0HG

www.thebmc.co.uk/winterlectures

BMC Leading Ladder

The BMC Leading Ladder is a fun lead climbing competition.

13 to 28 November
Boulders, Cardiff
The Pinnacle, Northampton
Westview Leisure Centre, Preston

27 November to 12 December
Awesome Walls, Stockport
Dynamic Rock, Swansea
The Edge, Sheffield

11 to 26 December
Awesome Walls, Liverpool
Newcastle Climbing Centre
The Reach, London

www.thebmc.co.uk/ladder

BMC Area Meetings


Some have already been. Some are coming up...

South West: Sun 21 November, Gloucester
London: Tues 23 November, Houses of Parliament
Peak: Wed 24 November, Grindleford
Yorkshire: Mon 29 November, Otley
North West: Mon 29 November, Manchester
Lakes: Tue 30 November, Staveley
Midlands: Thurs 2 December, Hinckley
Wales: Sat 4 December, Conwy (see below)

http://community.thebmc.co.uk/

BMC Cymru/Wales FunDay

Venue; Plas y Brenin, Conwy, Capel Curig, LL24 0ET
BMC Cymru/Wales Hillwalkers and Climbers Funday 4th December incorporating AGM and Open Forum
Free workshops, free use of the PyB Climbing Wall, the Grand No Prize Quiz, entertainment, AGM and Open Forum, the annual not to be missed event in Wales.

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