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Picos de Europa

  • Saturday, 11th June 2016 at 7am - 11pm Sunday, 19th June
    Location: Picos de Europa, Northern Spain

    A fantastic opportunity to join us for what promises to be a great trip to the Picos de Europa…

Prusik knots and tricky situations

  • Sunday, 20th March 2016 at 10am
    Location: Leicestershire

    If you're reasonably new to climbing you will know how to tie on with a figure of eight (or…

Sun, sea, and down jackets

  • Friday, 12th February 2016 at 7pm - 4pm Sunday, 14th February
    Location: Isle of Portland, Dorset

    February isn't usually the best month for climbing in the UK. But for those keen to keep their…

Winter walking/scrambling (or maybe Ice climbing) in North Wales

  • Friday, 15th January 2016 at 6pm - 6pm Sunday, 17th January
    Location: Dinorwic Mill Cottage, Brynrefail, Snowdonia

    Our first club hut meet of the year! It's going to be winter in North Wales so it could be…

Peak District climbing

  • Saturday, 19th March 2016 at 8:45am
    Location: Peak District

    If the weather looks reasonable for climbing in the Peak then we'll be making the most of it.…

Annual General Meeting

  • Wednesday, 16th March 2016 at 7:30pm
    Location: The Black Horse Pub, Narrow Lane, Aylestone, Leicester LE2 8NA

    Calling all Bowliners. Please come along to The Blackhorse Pub on Wednesday 16th March at…

Love the hut weekend

  • Friday, 15th April 2016 at 6pm - 5pm Sunday, 17th April
    Location: Dinorwic Mill Cottage, Tai Felin, Brynrefail, Caernarfon, Gwynedd

    Our club hut is a fantastic asset for us all to enjoy. So come and help us show our hut some…

BMC Midlands area meeting and talk

  • Wednesday, 27th January 2016 at 8pm
    Location: Old Edwardians Sports Club, Streetsbrook Road, Solihull, B90 3PE

    All club members are invited to the next BMC area meeting, starting at 8pm on Wednesday 27th…

Christmas bouldering competition

  • Tuesday, 15th December 2015 at 7:15pm
    Location: The Climbing Station, Loughborough

    Get ready to have fun and test your…

Fountainebleau Bouldering Trip

  • Saturday, 2nd April 2016 at 9am - 5pm Saturday, 9th April
    Location: Fontainebleau, France

    Once again we are off to the amazing bouldering paradise that is the 'Foret de Fontainebleau'…

BMC Midlands area AGM + Talk by Calum Muskett

  • Wednesday, 25th November 2015 at 8pm
    Location: Old Edwardians Sports Club, Streetsbrook Rd, Solihull, B90 3PE

    The inspirational 21 year old BMC Ambassador Calum Muskett is the star speaker at the BMC Area…

Charnwood Hills Race 2016

  • Sunday, 7th February 2016 at 10am
    Location: Martin School, Link Road, Anstey, Leicester. OS sheet 140, grid ref 547093
    Entries for the race have now sold out!
    Race numbers for those with places are now available…

BMC Winter Skills Lecture - Leicester

  • Tuesday, 24th November 2015 at 7:30pm
    Location: University of Leicester, Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3, Ken Edwards Building, Leicester, LE1 7RH

    Sharpen your…

Chairmans Walk and lunch

  • Sunday, 6th December 2015 at 10am
    Location: Manifold Valley, Staffordshire

    This years Chairman's Walk will be around the Manifold Valley, starting at Waterhouses and…


E-mail sent by Andy Railton, Tuesday, 6th October 2015 @ 5:12pm

Hi Folks,

The 30th Charnwood Hills race will start at 10am on Sunday 7th Feburary 2016 from Martins High School in Anstey. Entry will be £15 and places can be booked online via the Bowline Climbing Club website (Charnwood Hills Race) from 7pm on Wednesday 4th November. Looking forward to seeing everyone next year in February.


Andy Railton

Peak District Double

  • Saturday, 3rd October 2015 at TBD
    Location: Wildcat @ Matlock Bath (Sat) & Bamford Edge (Sun)

    A double whammy of peak district climbing for your to enjoy this weekend. 


Annual Dinner

  • Saturday, 14th November 2015 at 7:30pm
    Location: Le Bistrot Pierre, 8-10 Millstone Lane, Leicester, LE1 5JN

    This year our club annual dinner will be at the lovely 'Le Bistrot Pierre' in central Leicester…

Sunday climbing in the Peak

  • Sunday, 27th September 2015 (all day)
    Location: The Peak District

    Roll up, roll up, it's another great opportunity to head to the Peak District for a day of…

Club Slideshow

  • Wednesday, 9th December 2015 at 7:30pm
    Location: The Blackhorse Pub, Aylestone, Leicester

    Come and share your adventures with fellow Bowliners at this years annual Slideshow. We will…

Sunday climbing in the Peak

  • Sunday, 13th September 2015 (all day)
    Location: Peak District

    Anyone fancy climbing in The Peak this Sunday? If so get in touch with Rob Goodman…

To find out more about the Leicester area based
Bowline Climbing Club 
please contact our chairman.

Happening this month

February 2021
Wednesday 10th
8pm Winter Talk 3 - Maps for Britain's Mountains
Wednesday 24th
8pm Winter Talk 4 - Roots of Rockingham - Back from the Brink

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