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Molly Thompson-Smith on Intercooler (8c) in the Frankenjura  © Molly Thompson-Smith

Molly Thompson-Smith Ticks Hard Frankenjura Classics

Molly Thompson Smith has had a couple of successful months in the Frankenjura. She left the UK straight after the CWIF competition to train with her partner, Jan Hojer. Lockdown ended earlier in Germany and Molly was able to retain her form from earlier in the year, ticking several hard 'Jura classics.

Sport Climbing - Respect the Rock  © BMC TV

Video Sport Climbing - Respect the Rock

In the latest BMC Respect the Rock film, Emma Twyford talks us through the essentials for sport climbing. The video runs through information that's vital for anyone venturing outside for their first sport trip. 

On The Verge  © Arc'teryx
On The Verge  © Arc'teryx

Video On The Verge - Climbers Fighting Deforestation in British Columbia

In the mountains behind the sleepy coastal town of Powell River, British Colombia, a small group of climbers have spent decades quietly pioneering routes on some of the largest granite walls in Canada.

Will's ascent of Superman Sit is the 3rd  © Band of Birds
Will's ascent of Superman Sit is the 3rd  © Band of Birds

Superman Sit Start (Font 8B+) for Will Bosi

Another week, another Font 8B+ for Will Bosi. Continuing his run of form on Peak Limestone, Will has made the 3rd ascent of Superman Sit Start at Cressbrook. 

Lower Sharpnose  © Keiran Hammond
Lower Sharpnose  © Keiran Hammond

Video Lower Sharpnose - A Cornish Climbing Classic

Simon Hammond grew up in Bude and was drawn to the diverse and challenging climbing on the Culm Coast. In...

Austria Climbing Summer Series.  © UKC News
Austria Climbing Summer Series.  © UKC News

Austria Climbing Livestreams Summer Competition Series

Starting from this week, the Austria Climbing Summer Series will be livestreamed and provide some...

Archie Price Siddiqui at the MHT  © Rehan Siddiqui
Archie Price Siddiqui at the MHT  © Rehan Siddiqui

Fri Night Vid Did Irvine and Mallory Climb Everest? Archie Price Siddiqui Investigates

Our Friday Night Video this week was conceived and written by the 12-year-old...

Cedric Lachat on Wogu 8c  © Marc Daviet
Cedric Lachat on Wogu 8c  © Marc Daviet

Rare Repeat of WoGü (8c) for Cédric Lachat

Cédric Lachat has made a rare repeat of the 8c multi-pitch WoGü in Rätikon, Switzerland. His...

Neil Gresham on Ironed Out (E8 7a)  © Hugo Pilcher
Neil Gresham on Ironed Out (E8 7a)  © Hugo Pilcher

New Routes on Iron Crag for Neil Gresham

A pandemic is not the best time to add to the crowding problem on Snowdon's summit  © Mark Reeves
A pandemic is not the best time to add to the crowding problem on Snowdon's summit  © Mark Reeves

Responsible Access in Post-Lockdown Snowdonia

Cheddar Gorge  © BMC TV
Cheddar Gorge  © BMC TV

Video Cheddar Gorge - Respect the Rock

Hazel Findlay on the 2nd pitch of the Quarryman  © Angus Kille
Hazel Findlay on the 2nd pitch of the Quarryman  © Angus Kille

Hazel Findlay climbs The Quarryman (E8 7a)


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Grangers Wear and Care Survey  © Grangers

Product News Grangers Wear and Care Survey

Grangers have been championing environmentally-responsible aftercare since 1937. Innovation and sustainability are at the heart of everything we do. On 8th of June (World Oceans Day) we launched our 2020 Eco Pledge, which includes chang...

Towers of Tigray 1  © The North Face
Towers of Tigray 1  © The North Face

The North Face presents: Towers of Tigray

With a rich history of climbing, the Tigray region of Ethiopia has always provided an incredible opportunity to discover another world. Priests and worshippers have scaled rock towers and cliffs since as far back as the 4th Century, creating...

30-Week Instructor Training 2020/21

Want to get qualified as a mountain-based leader, instructor or coach? Then maybe consider our 30-week training scheme

The Climbers Shop - Re-opening

We are so excited to be re-opening our doors to you again! Ambleside is now open for Click & Collect plus appointment...

Outside 3x2  © Outside
Outside 3x2  © Outside

Getting ready to open Outside: Monday 15th June 11 am

Since the pandemic closed Outside's doors, we've been genuinely overwhelmed by the support...

Equip CEO Matt Gowar visiting a factory in Myanmar.   © Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd.
Equip CEO Matt Gowar visiting a factory in Myanmar.   © Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd.

Product News Rab and Lowe Alpine join Fair Wear Foundation

British outdoor brands Rab and Lowe Alpine, owned by Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd., are...

ABC  © ABC
ABC  © ABC

Product News Help to Support UK Climbing Walls with the ABC

We don't need to tell you it's a tough time for climbers, and climbing walls… walls have been closed...


Customer Service Team Leader  © UltralightOG

Customer Service Team Leader: Ultralight Outdoor Gear, Teeside

Position: Customer Service and Administration Team Leader Location: Teesside Permanent: Full Time, 37.5 hours per week   Join a company that's...

Café Manager @ Boulder Shack  © TeamBoulderShack
Café Manager @ Boulder Shack  © TeamBoulderShack

Café Manager @ Boulder Shack

Boulder Shack is looking for a Café Manager to join our team! We are a community focused climbing gym with a brand new café that needs a highly...

JOBS: C# Developer - Q3/Q4 2020 in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987
JOBS: C# Developer - Q3/Q4 2020 in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987

C# Developer - Q3/Q4 2020 in Chamonix

C# developers in Chamonix, France 28 hours per week Approximately 6 months: July to December 2020 ... but dates are flexible for the right...

3RD ROCK is looking for an experienced copywriter  © 3RD ROCK Clothing
3RD ROCK is looking for an experienced copywriter  © 3RD ROCK Clothing

3RD ROCK is looking for an experienced copywriter

3RD ROCK is a sustainable activewear brand bringing innovation to active, fun-filled lives. We aspire to make...

Field Guide - Antarctica, British Antarctic Surve  © UKC Job Ads
Field Guide - Antarctica, British Antarctic Surve  © UKC Job Ads

Field Guide - Antarctica, British Antarctic Survey

The British Antarctic Survey is offering a unique opportunity as Field Guide in Antarctica. What is the role...

JOBS: Passion for Climbing? Climbing Arena Supervisor position at EICA Ratho
JOBS: Passion for Climbing? Climbing Arena Supervisor position at EICA Ratho

Passion for Climbing? Climbing Arena Supervisor position at EICA Ratho

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to continue the development of our Climbing...

JOBS: Hiring! Duty Managers & Climbing Wall Attendants - The Climbing Hub, Bradford
JOBS: Hiring! Duty Managers & Climbing Wall Attendants - The Climbing Hub, Bradford

Hiring! Duty Managers & Climbing Wall Attendants - The Climbing Hub, Bradford

WE'RE HIRING – THE CLIMBING HUB - BRADFORD DUTY MANAGERS & CLIMBING WALL...

JOBS: Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies
JOBS: Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies

Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies

Joe Swales testing the volume texture and wall friction at Rockcity Climbing in Hull  © Rockcity
Joe Swales testing the volume texture and wall friction at Rockcity Climbing in Hull  © Rockcity

Assistant Centre Manager, Rockcity, Hull

Ambleside Climbing wall Logo  © UKC Gear
Ambleside Climbing wall Logo  © UKC Gear

Ambleside Climbing Wall Instructor and Day Manage

JOBS: TCA Bristol part time Instructor/Coach  © The Climbing Academy
JOBS: TCA Bristol part time Instructor/Coach  © The Climbing Academy

TCA Bristol – Climbing Instructor/Coach



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