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29 Jun 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week is with Mason Earle; an American climber who has a soft spot for crack climbing. Mason has...

28 Jun 2018

thumb Ally Smith has climbed a new 8c line breaching Kilnsey's steep roof, naming it The Pirate after his pet cat Pluto who recently...

26 Jun 2018

thumb The 2018 Junior British Bouldering Championships took place on Saturday 23 June at Rock Over Climbing in Manchester. Over 200...

26 Jun 2018

thumb The Garbh Choire Refuge was recently renovated by a team from the Mountain Bothies Association. The tiny emergency shelter in the...

26 Jun 2018

thumb Winter couldn't seem further away right now and for a boulderer that is thoroughly depressing. Thankfully, Sam and Joe Lawson...

22 Jun 2018

thumb In November 2017, Hyeri Heath was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 27. The cancer spread throughout her left breast and...

22 Jun 2018

thumb Car parking fees have been introduced at the Cairngorm ski centre. The compulsory charges replace a voluntary scheme which, say...

20 Jun 2018

thumb 21 year-old Buster Martin has ticked Rainshadow 9a at Malham Cove, marking a return to form after a 4-year break from climbing....

18 Jun 2018

thumb Adam Hocking has grabbed the first ascent of a 'last great problem' on Eagle Crag (Buttermere), Buttermere. Blood Eagle weighs in...

16 Jun 2018

thumb In the battle between the two proposed BMC constitutional changes, the membership voted overwhelmingly for Option/Proposal A -...

15 Jun 2018

thumb This week's Friday Night Video is a TEDx talk featuring none other than Mina Leslie-Wujastyk. Using climbing as her narrative,...

15 Jun 2018

thumb Malcolm Bass, Paul Figg and Guy Buckingham have made the first ascent of Janhukot (6805m), a remote, unclimbed peak at the upper...

14 Jun 2018

thumb Kaddi Lehmann has made the fourth ascent of Franz Widmer's Kryptos at Morchelstock in the Balsthal, Switzerland. The...

12 Jun 2018

thumb According to an article on the popular style website fashionista.com, the carabiner is experiencing a 'quiet renaissance' in...

12 Jun 2018

thumb Three British youngsters returned home from the Youth Color Climbing Festival in Imst, Austria this month with trophies in hand....

11 Jun 2018

thumb The sixth round of the 2018 IFSC Boulder World Cup series took place in Vail, USA last weekend. An influx of USA team climbers...

8 Jun 2018

thumb In March, Dave MacLeod completed a long-held ambition to complete what he called his '24/8' challenge (UKC news report) -...

6 Jun 2018

thumb Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell have set their third speed record on The Nose of El Capitan in the space of a week, breaking the...

5 Jun 2018

thumb The fifth round of the 2018 IFSC Boulder World Cup series took place in Hachioji, Japan last weekend. In what was perhaps the...

4 Jun 2018

thumb According to Rock&Ice, Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell have set yet another speed record on The Nose of El Capitan, with a...

4 Jun 2018

thumb On Wednesday 6th June from 12-2pm, we will be hosting a live Q&A session in our forum with Andy Syme, chair of the BMC...

4 Jun 2018

thumb 19 year-old Pete Dawson has ticked Steve McClure's Rainshadow 9a at Malham Cove - his first route of the grade. The line has...

4 Jun 2018

thumb Ted Kingsnorth has redpointed his long-term, long-distance project Just Do It 8c+ on the Monkey Face at Smith Rock, Oregon. First...

1 Jun 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week gives us an overview of Uskedalen in Western Norway. The area has a guidebook although sees very...