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Mountain Biking Weekend

  • Friday, 31st October 2014 at 6pm - 6pm Sunday, 2nd November
    Location: The Fountain Inn Lodge, Park End, Forest of Dean

    For this years Mountain Biking meet we are going to the MTB mecca of the Forest of Dean, on the…

    • 2 people are attending

Chairman's Walk - Save the date

  • Sunday, 7th December 2014 at TBD
    Location: Leicestershire

    Another date for your diary. Our annual chairmans walk and lunch. More details to follow very…

Annual Dinner - Save the date!

  • Saturday, 15th November 2014 at TBD
    Location: Brooksby Hall

    Our ever popular annual dinner will be held at Brooksby hall on the evening of Saturday 15th…

Sunday Climbing - Eastern Grit

  • Sunday, 31st August 2014 at 10:15am
    Location: Eastern Grit, meet in the car park behind 'Outside' in Hathersage

    UPDATE - The weather forecast has changed so we are now going to the Eastern Grit area. We…

    • 1 person attended

BMC Midlands area meeting and Nick Colton talk

  • Wednesday, 10th September 2014 at 8pm
    Location: Old Edwardians Sports Club, Solihull, West Midlands, B90 3PE

    Join us at the next BMC Midlands area meeting, featuring a talk by BMC Deputy CEO Nick Colton…

BritRock Film Tour

  • Thursday, 16th October 2014 at 8:30am
    Location: The Quad, Derby

    Leading adventure film maker Alastair Lee and his crew of creatives at Posing Productions have…

Thursday Climbing - Craig Buddon

  • Thursday, 28th August 2014 at 6pm
    Location: Craig Buddon

    Meet at Craig Buddon from 6pm for climbing. If the weather is no good we will fallback to The…

Bowline CC - It was a bit damp in Cornwall

E-mail sent by Andrew Potter, Wednesday, 27th August 2014 @ 6:27pm

Well I think we've been pretty lucky this year with the weather for our Bowline meets. So I guess it wasn't a great surprise that our climbing exploits this weekend were limited to Friday and Saturday. However we made the most of the good weather we had with lots of adventure climbing on Bosigran Ridge and on the Bosigran main cliffs. Plus with some teams arriving in advance of the weekend and some staying on too there was plenty of Bowliners enjoying the lovely Cornish granite.

And the rain didn't stop play completely, we just switched to different activities with running, body boarding and walking to keep us entertained. Plus visits to some of the local historical sites and the Newelyn Fish Festival. All in all and excellent weekend, thank you to Zoe Pickering for organising the meet and to all those who came for making it great fun!

If all this talk of climbing is making you want to get out on the rock the weather for this weekend looks favourable so keep an eye on your email as I will let you know where we are heading out too!

Also, those of you going on the Lundy meet I will be sending out an email tomorrow with some extra information!

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