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BMC Alpine Essentials Series 2007

The BMC Alpine Essentials Series sponsored by Ultimate Outdoors will be touring the UK in March 2007.

This series of educational and inspirational talks will be presented by IFMGA Mountain Guides Steve Long and Chris Dale. The series is aimed at making you aware of the skills you need to acquire in order to operate safely and enjoyably in an Alpine environment. As both speakers are exceptionally motivated and talented mountaineers you can expect enough entertaining tales of alpine adventure and misbehaviour to inspire even the most dedicated armchair mountaineer. The talks will cover:

  • Best areas to visit
  • Glacier travel
  • Weather forecasting
  • Huts & bivis
  • Avalanche awareness
  • Route selection
  • Moving together

    All talks start at 18:45 and finish at approximately 21:00 and are being held on/at:

  • Tuesday 13 March - Sheffield
  • Wednesday 14 March - Huddersfield
  • Thursday 15 March - Penrith
  • Tuesday 20 March - Chelmsford
  • Wednesday 21 March - London
  • Thursday 22 March - Bristol

    Tickets cost £5 per person for BMC members and £7 for non-members and full details of venues amd more details can be viewed at the BMC website at this page -click here



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