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31 May 2018

thumb Ned Feehally has recently returned from a two-week trip to Västervik, Sweden, where he climbed an outrageous amount of hard...

30 May 2018

thumb Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell have knocked almost ten minutes off the previous speed record for climbing The Nose on El Capitan...

29 May 2018

thumb Spanish climber Ignacio Mulero has made the first repeat of James 'Caff' McHaffie's The Meltdown 9a in Twll Mawr, Llanberis Slate...

25 May 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week takes us to the desert sandstone paradise of Wadi Rum, Jordan. Eliav Nissan is a regular in Wadi...

25 May 2018

thumb I'm sure you will all have received emails in the last week about GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation. This is the new EU...

24 May 2018

thumb Emma Twyford, James 'Caff' McHaffie and Madeleine Cope have had a productive trip to Dyer's Lookout in North Devon, in which they...

23 May 2018

thumb Following a two-year break from climbing, Ellis Butler-Barker has returned to form with a first ascent on a long-standing project...

22 May 2018

thumb Neil Gresham has established a new E9 6c at Dove Crag (Dovedale), which he has named Fearless. The route takes the most direct...

21 May 2018

thumb Barbara Zangerl has repeated Cédric Lachat's Speed Integrale, 9a, at Voralpsee, Switzerland. This was Babsi's first of the...

18 May 2018

thumb Liv Sansoz has a breathtaking CV. She's a two time World Champion in sport climbing, has climbed 8c+ and has a number of hard...

18 May 2018

thumb Following a protracted and complex court case, an Italian climbing instructor has been convicted of manslaughter for his...

18 May 2018

thumb Niccolò Ceria has managed a very impressive flash ascent of Chris Sharma's Trifecta Middle, ~8B, at Flock Hill, New...

17 May 2018

thumb Jonathan Siegrist has repeated Chris Sharma's Jumbo Love, 9b, at Clark Mountain, Nevada. This was the 3rd ascent after Sharma and...

17 May 2018

thumb On 1 Nov last year, Pirmin Bertle made the first ascent of La Cène du Lézard at Jansegg, Switzerland. He calls it...

17 May 2018

thumb Keen climber and experienced outdoor industry professional Rebecca Ting is joining the UKC/UKH/Rockfax team as a part-time...

16 May 2018

thumb The fourth round of the 2018 IFSC Boulder World Cup series took place in Tai'an, China last weekend. The finals consisted of some...

15 May 2018

thumb This evening (Tuesday 15th May) BMC members are invited to an Open Forum event in Manchester at 7pm to debate proposed...

14 May 2018

thumb Steve Plain and Jon Gupta have broken the '7 Summits' speed record by completing their final peak, Mount Everest, after 117 days...

14 May 2018

thumb James 'Caff' Mchaffie has made the most of recent spells of good weather by establishing three new lines in the well-trodden...

11 May 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week is a portrait of Hazel Findlay from BMC TV. The film follows Hazel through a shoulder operation,...

11 May 2018

thumb Big changes to our Gear Pages have been rolled out this week, creating a more attractive and user-friendly browsing experience....

9 May 2018

thumb Alex Megos has made the first ascent of Perfecto mundo, 9b+, at Margalef, Spain, thereby becoming the third person to climb this...

7 May 2018

thumb The third round of the 2018 IFSC Boulder World Cup series took place in Chongqing, China this weekend. High temperatures made for...

4 May 2018

thumb Am Buachaille aka The Shepherd is one of the "Big 3" sea stacks located in the Far North West of Scotland along with the Old Men...

3 May 2018

thumb Matty Hong has repeated Chris Sharma's Fight or flight, 9b, at Oliana, Spain. This was Matty's first of the grade and the fifth...

2 May 2018

thumb On the 4th-6th May the Arc'teryx Big Mountain Weekend will once again kick off the Arc'teryx Lakeland Revival. Clinic tickets for...

2 May 2018

thumb Ryan Pasquill has climbed Rainshadow (9a) at Malham Cove , ending a protracted battle. He has been trying the route for several...