April 2004 Search News

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30 Apr 2004

Patrick Berhault, the legendary French Alpinist, has died while trying to complete his 82 day trip to climb every 4000m peak in... Read more

29 Apr 2004

thumb Mountaineers are being warned that the North Face of the Eiger has become too dangerous to attempt because its ice fields are... Read more

29 Apr 2004

thumb The popular Dorset climber Damian Cook has drowned whilst deep water soloing at Porto Cristo in Mallorca on Wednesday 28th... Read more

26 Apr 2004

The BMC AGM last weekend agreed annual subscription increases of between 10% and 45%. From next year full individual members will... Read more

26 Apr 2004

thumb UKClimbing and Snowcard have got together to provide a new insurance service specially tailored for climber's needs. Snowcard... Read more

24 Apr 2004

The first Ring Ouzels have nested on Stanage on an area near the Huge Slab and Apparent North. Neither of these buttresses are... Read more

22 Apr 2004

thumb At the recent Outdoors Show you may have been one of the people that was approached by a British Team member to purchase a raffle... Read more

20 Apr 2004

Austrain, Kilian Fischhuber won the second round of the men's bouldering world cup at Erlangen, Germany, last weekend. Sandrine... Read more

18 Apr 2004

thumb Film makers Charles Fryberger and Bennett Scott will be showing their film 'Once Around The Sun - A Colorado Daydream' in... Read more

16 Apr 2004

SmartBoys online are reporting that Steve Dunning has made a quick repeat of Steve McClure's new test-piece at Curbar - Elder... Read more

14 Apr 2004

Nick Colton has been announced as the new deputy CEO for the BMC. He will bring plenty of experience to the job and is expected... Read more

10 Apr 2004

As of 10th April Peregrine Falcons have nested on Lower Falcon Crag in Borrowdale. Please avoid the left-hand side of the crag -... Read more

6 Apr 2004

thumb The Ring Ousel season has come around again. In response to the nesting patterns established last year the decision was taken to... Read more

5 Apr 2004

thumb Last weekend's The Outdoors Show at the NEC saw the first round of the Bouldering world cup. The British men put in a strong... Read more

5 Apr 2004

The Working at Height Regulations saga took a turn for the better the other day. In a meeting with the outdoor sector the... Read more

3 Apr 2004

Alessandro 'Jolly' Lamberti has repeated Fred Nicole's 1993 route Bain de Sang, 9a, at Saint Loup. This route has now had more... Read more

3 Apr 2004

The BMC now has more details on the proposed extension of the climbing season at Cheddar Gorge. If successful, this should open... Read more