BMC Alpine Essentials Series 2007

The BMC Alpine Essentials Series sponsored by Ultimate Outdoors will be touring the UK in March 2007. This series of educational and inspirational talks will be presented by IFMGA Mountain Guides Steve Long and Chris Dale. The series is aimed at making you aware of the skills you need to acquire in order to operate safely and enjoyably in an Alpine environment. As both speakers are exceptionally motivated and talented mountaineers you can expect enough entertaining tales of alpine adventure and misbehaviour to inspire even the most dedicated armchair mountaineer. The talks will cover: Best areas to visit Glacier travel Weather forecasting Huts & bivis Avalanche awareness Route selection Moving together All talks start at 18:45 and finish at approximately 21:00 and are being held on/at: Tuesday 13 March – Sheffield Wednesday 14 March – Huddersfield Thursday 15 March – Penrith Tuesday 20 March – Chelmsford Wednesday 21 March – LondonThursday 22 March – Bristol Tickets cost £5 per person for BMC members and £7 for non-members and full details of venues amd more details can be viewed at the BMC website at this page -click here ( Source: BMC ) No items available News headlinesBrowse 3 months of news No more recent news… February 2007: BMC Alpine Essentials Series 2007 January 2007: Tyler Landman Blazes at Hueco North Wales Rock and Sheffield Adventure Film Forum Update Slovenians win 16th Piolet d?Or Josune Bereziartu has a good weekend Lakes Winter Conditions Recent Accidents in Coire an-t-Sneachda Rescue Team in New Search BMC / MCofS International Winter Meet – Hosts Needed Silvi Fitzpatrick Climbs Her First 8b Accident at the Westway Sports Centre climbing wall Help to save Longstone Edge Cold Wind Heats Up Action On God´s Own Rock Inaugural Birmingham Mountain Film Festival moves nearer Three Peaks Africa: Margherita, Mt.Kenya, Kilimanjaro Bradford Washburn dies at 96 Comment by Adrian Berry on Blind Vision Macleod repeats Blind Vision Seventh Kandersteg Ice Climbing Festival The Splat Calculator g = 9.8 m/s^2 Major New Link-Up on Cerro Torre Climbing magazine and Urban Climber Magazine Join Forces South Face of Lhotse in Winter Birmingham Mountain Film Festival – UKC Competition Leo Houlding´s mentor….Sir Chris Bonington? Ice Climbing Ecrins Festival 2007 Sheffield Adventure Film Forum is Back Stunning Recent Inversion Photos in the UKC Photo Gallery Solo in Winter on Piz Badile Fred Nicole Repeats Sharma´s Witness The Fitness Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team Need a Landrover British Bouldering Team in Top Gear Tremadog Revival – Can You Help? Petzl Roctrip Kalymnos Video and Report Charlie Fowler´s body found December 2006: Bracey and Bullock climb new mixed route on Point Lachenal, Mt. Blanc du Tacul McAleese and Turner ´The Good, The Bad and the Ugly!´ Rich Simpson retires from climbing Hari Berger killed by ice collapse Online Climbing Shops – Busy Busy Fowler, Boskoff Missing in Tibet Cairngorm fatality Fatality on Mount Hood, Oregon John Redhead – One For the Crow Auction Ken Wilson´s Classic Rock Update Dave Graham third ascent of A Muerte 9a NUMC get naked for EMRT The works at the Works Altitude Illness Registry Established Sharma, Planet Fear Quiz, Kids Climbing The Climbing Works Opens Tomorrow Chris Sharma repeats La Rambla Fr 9a+ Edu Marin repeats La Rambla, 9a+ November 2006 headlines…