Summer Rocks! Book your bargain BMC travel insurance now

We love summer and we love bargains! So we’re giving everyone 15% off all European single-trip rock policies until 31 October 2017. That means 10-day travel insurance for rock climbing costs only £37. Rock out this summer: with 15% off all single-trip rock policies Bag a bargain this summer with…

Tom Livingstone and Uisdean Hawthorn Climbed the North Face of Mount Alberta

A few days ago, Tom Livingstone and Uisdean Hawthorn climbed the north face of Mount Alberta (3,691m). SS: So why the Rockies, and why this route in particular? TL: Will Sim and Nick Bullock are friends of ours, so we got firsthand stories both before and after they made the second…

8 Best British wildlife : Red deer, salmon rush, Red squirrel, Sea eagle, More!

    Autumn Red deer rutting in Glencoe, Scotland Best time to see them: Late September and October. Also look out for: roe deer, buzzards, golden eagles, foxes, wildcats, badgers, pine martens. Autumn brings the sound of roaring stags to the glens, as testosterone-fuelled males compete for mates. Red deer…

All Party Groups Will Showcase Their Sport on Speaker’s Green Later Today

After the success of TeamGB at the Rio Olympics and the Paralympic Games now captivating audiences, the time is now right for members of parliament to begin advocating for physical activity in their community to help combat some of the major health and social problems facing the UK. To help…

Trail running: 10 Tricks You Coulnd’t Miss for Yous Mental Toolkit

Here are 10 tricks for mental toolkit. 1. Wishful thinking really works Self-efficacy: “The extent or strength of your belief in your own ability to complete tasks and reach goals.” In 2012, half the cyclists taking part in a research project were told the computer they were cycling against was…

Tell you why climbers make the best dads

In honour of Father’s Day, we’re investigating if climbers make good dads, and why. To find out, we got some answers (totally not biased either) from pros and folk who just like getting out, why they think climbers make good dads. “Climbers make the best dads because they make the…