Posts by Webmaster

Wild Country Friends 2, 3 & 4 – Voluntary notice to inspect

Please check your Wild Country Cams against this notice; https://www.thebmc.co.uk/check-your-friends 

Cam Cleaning and Maintainence

Here’s a good article on keeping your Cams clean: http://dmmclimbing.com/knowledge/dmm-cam-maintenance/

Dmm Harness: Request for User Inspection

Please see link  and check against your harness.

Black Diamond Carabiner recall

Please read this if you have any Black Diamond carabiners.  

Common indoor to crag mistakes.

Outdoor belaying  

Trad Grades!

Trad Grades!

I get frequently asked “Why are trad grades confusing or I don’t understand them?” A brief explanation can be found...

Changes to the Website

Changes to the Website

Changes to the website Nov 2015. The first page has become the “News” page with the Forthcoming Meets/Event, with other...

DMM Kit recall

DMM Kit recall

Hi All, Please see the recall notice from DMM at the link below regarding locking mechanisms of their carabiners. This...

Navigation Apps

Navigation Apps

Here are some very useful apps for your smart phone: ViewRanger: A free app for Apple and Android thats turns your phone...

All you need to know about climbing ropes

All you need to know about climbing ropes

If you’re looking at buying a rope read this article first. http://www.needlesports.com/catalogue/content.aspx?con_id=3e5f37f1-f997-40ec-940c-9d06012f50ac Personally if you’re starting out, buy a single...

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