Mar 08

Outdoor Program for 2014 – 2015 now on the Blog – now you can plan where to Get Out There! for the next year!

Thanks to Dick Pasley and Ros Murray for all their work in pulling together an outstanding Outdoor Meets program for the next 12 months. You can download the 2014-15 Outdoor Meets List by clicking here: Outdoor Meets Programme 2014 – 2015 A big Thank You to all the volunteer Meet Coordinators too! From South West Surprises …

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Apr 23

Associate Membership scheme launched (Download application form and “Why not Join Us?” Flyer here)

The AGM approved the creation of an Associate Member status within the Club. This is intended for those who are interested in joining the  Club but are still in the process of meeting the membership requirements (for example attending three meets). Alternatively it might also be of interest to those regular guests on meets who would …

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Mar 27

Free on-line Climbing Magazine – “”

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You might want to check out the new Free on-line Climbing Magazine – “” It’s a light-hearted look at all aspects of our great sport, from around the world. It is edited by a good friend of mine; Neil Chelton. Many of you will remember the talk that Neil gave at the Rucksack Club Dinner – including …

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Mar 25

Weds Eve Climbing Outdoor Meets

First meet starts on 1st April at Hobson Moor (traditional)! Come along if you can, Mark Clough is your “Fool in charge”! Meets are now on the calendar for April to June….rest to follow. Richard Brewster

Mar 16

Beudy Mawr Weekend Meet 14 – 15 March 2015

The meet was attended by 11 member, 2 associate members and 2 member’s guests. It was well below freezing with a light covering of packed snow on the tops. It was decided that climbing rock with frozen fingers was not an option. Fortunately the cold and dry conditions were good for walking. Parties circumnavigated Glyder …

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Mar 15

Gogarth Meet – ONE WEEK LATER THAN USUAL on 13 & 14 June

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Following the excitement of last year’s 50th Anniversary Celebration, this year’s Gogarth meet will be going back to its roots (or routes!) – no film crew; no celebrity climbers (apart from you, that is) just the usual mix of 3* climbing at one of the best crags in the world; sunshine (hopefully!); booze and burgers, …

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Mar 15

SunRock 2015


The popularity of the SunRock meet continues to grow, and this year’s Espana escape was expended to two weeks to cope. We rented a huge (and fairly swanky) pad on the Costa Blanca and assembled a team of 37 members, guests and hangers-on for a week or two of fun and fine food. There were …

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Mar 13

Beudy Bookings

Just an update from the previous posts. Glossop Triathlon Club have decided to go to High Moss, so Beudy is now free on the weekend of 16/17 May. Andy Baron and 4 friends will be in the hut over the Easter weekend.

Mar 13

James Brownhill Memorial Fund (JBMF) Easter raffle!

Message from the parents of James Brownhill, who died in a climbing accident on Mont Blanc, Frendo Spur, on 1st July 2011. He had graduated, as a physio, from Manchester Met 2 days earlier. He was heavily involved in the Manchester Uni Climbing Club. We have Camping and climbing equipment worth over £2000, and £500 …

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Mar 01

Beudy bookings

Sue Whittle has now moved her meet to 7-9 August from 24-26 July. I have reserved Beudy for the BMC for the weekend of 25-27 September. See The BMC or Will Harris for details.

Feb 20

Forthcoming bookings at Beudy

6-8 March (Sphinx MC – 11 places) 13-15 March – RC Meet (Chris Wilkshire) 30 March – 10 April – Reserved for Club use 10-12 April – Lesley Price (9 places) 18-19 April – Tina Priestley (whole hut fully booked) 1-3 May – OBEC MC (whole hut fully booked) 15-17 May – Glossop Triathlon Club …

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Feb 12

Beudy Mawr meet 14 – 15 March

I will be providing refreshments and an evening meal. If you wish to attend the meet please contact me by email, Let me know if you require a vegetarian option. Cheers Chris Wilkshire

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