Morwenna Slabs (The Teeth), North Devon & Cornwall

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Morwenna Slabs (The Teeth)(p 143) Date of ascent: 02/02/2018 Climbers: BJ Clarke(solo) Highlander Length/grade/stars: 14m VD Start location: Starr as for Seaford on 6th Tooth. Pitch descriptions: Follow the ramp of Seaforth rightwards to 2 […]

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Arrangements for the AGM weekend

Book dinner … Select Your Menu Options … Friday 23rd Quiz Gwynedd Room Royal Vic Snowdonia themed climbing quiz. Written by Roger Grimshaw it is quite broad in scope, covering a fair bit of ground and history. Vic Odell Prizes […]

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Mina Leslie-Wujastyk’s talk after the AGM

Mina’s talk will draw on her past and current climbing endeavours to explore the concepts of motivation, trying hard and cultivating determination for goals. Using her current goal of Rainshadow (9a) as a narrative, she will delve into these concepts […]

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Johnny Dawes Coaching Sessions at the AGM

Free thinking, spur of the moment adventures – turn up, be entertained, learn some stuff from a legend, and see where it takes you on the day and beyond! Johnny Dawes’ essentials of elegant motion “There are so many rock […]

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Morwenna Slabs, North Devon & Cornwall

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Morwenna Slabs (p 143) Date of ascent: 14/01/2018 Climbers: BJ Clarke (solo) Twirler Length/grade/stars: 12m S Start location: Start 6 metres right of Waltzer at a shallow recess below a short groove protected by a […]

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Westcott Wattle The Island, North Devon & Cornwall

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Westcott Wattle The Island (p 141) Date of ascent: 11/01/2018 Climbers: BJ Clarke (solo) As If By Magic Length/grade/stars: 15m HS Start location: On Fin 5 start 6 metres right of Gozo Groove at the […]

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Ice Meet in L’Argentiere La Bessee

The CC Ice Meet in L’Argentiere La Bessee started out with 3 days of appalling weather, raining at valley level and dumping lots of snow higher up. The main areas of Fornell and Freissenieres were not easily accessible. At this […]

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BMC ORG

The BMC ORG has published its January newsletter, with the news that the review of the ORG report and its recommmendations has been extended. The BMC AGM will now be on the 16th of June. BMC ORG January Newsletter … […]

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Downes Hut – Water Supply

There is currently no water supply to the Downes hut. This means no tea, no showers, no flushing toilets, so best to avoid the hut for the time being. It is due to a burst major pipe under the main […]

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Morwenna Slabs, North Devon & Cornwall

Submitted by: Barry Clarke Crag: Morwenna Slabs(p 143) Date of ascent: 01/01/2018 Climbers: BJ Clarke (solo) Neue Jahres Tag Konzert Length/grade/stars: 14m D Start location: Forty metres left (north) of the remains of Morwenna Slabs and to seaward are a […]

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