Get ready for your alpine adventures at one of our alpine skills lectures this April. Tickets on sale now!
Who can go? The Alpine Lectures are brilliant for anybody new to alpine climbing who want to further develop their skills. You’ll go from bumbling about to striding with confidence to the summit after you’ve gained all the knowledge from our alpine experts Steve Long and Calum Muskett.
Calum Muskett 24-year-old Calum discovered climbing when he was 13. He’s travelled all over the world climbing difficult alpine routes as well as free climbing big walls such as El Capitan in Yosemite. Calum is an aspirant British Mountain Guide.
Steve Long International Mountain Guide Steve has been mountaineering for over 30 years and has climbed in every continent and skied in most. Highlight ascents include the Dru in winter, Cerro Torre, Low’s Gully (Borneo), and an epic attempt on Great Trango.
Topics Acclimatisation Fitness Preparation Alpine Areas Effective movement/glacial travel Alpine Hazards Risk Management Ski Mountaineering Next Steps
Tickets on sale now!
Tickets can be purchased online, see ticket link by each venue. Buy up until 10am on the day of the lecture. Tickets cost £7 for BMC members and £9 for non-members. Group discount: £4.75 when purchasing 10 or more tickets.
Lecture Venues & Dates 2018
Leeds: Tuesday 24 April Buy tickets for Leeds
London: Wednesday 25 April Buy tickets for London
Cardiff: Thursday 26 April Buy tickets for Cardiff
Liverpool: Friday 27 April Buy tickets for Liverpool
#AlpineAdventures Competition Throughout June, July and August, the BMC and Alpkit are running an alpine competition. Share your alpine adventures on social media with the hashtag #AlpineAdventures and you’ll be entered into a fantastic prize draw worth thousands of pounds (winners will be announced end of August).
And that’s not the only competition we’ll be running. At every lecture there’ll be the chance to win one of many Alpkit goodies.