About Bristol Climbing Scene

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Bristol Climbing Scene has created 10 blog entries.

Sport crags for beginners, for the best routes under 6a

Written by: Fer Climbs (Facebook) Original title: List of sport crags for beginners (<6a)   Bristol does not have a lot of easy sport routes around but there is a fair amount in the Low Wye Valley and South Wales. It is something that I struggled when I was starting therefore I think it is good [...]

By | September 19th, 2016|Articles, Bouldering, Climbing, Reviews|0 Comments

Cailean Harker’s Fontainebleau hard Blocs video sees the light of day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bAsPbD50HXE What do you do when you have an climbing injury? catch up on all that photo and video editing you should have done. Here is a quick little video from Cailean Harker showing off the hard blocs from his recent trip to Fontainebleau. From Cailean website "Here is a video of a quick trip Ben West [...]

By | January 18th, 2016|Bristol Climbing News|0 Comments

Bristol Climbing Centre has been SOLD to TCA!

  Huge news! Probably the biggest of the year (except perhaps Yan Hawkins finally getting a job) TCA have taken over ownership of Undercover Rock (Bristol Climbing Centre)!   We are a little shy on the details and the rumours are flying, but rest assured we will do our best to dig deeper and find [...]

NOTICE: TCA’s November Comp now in December.

Due to a calendar clash between TCA and Bloc, TCA were able to move their always fantastic competition to the 12th of December. This undoubtably helps the climbers and patrons of both walls, so a big thanks from the scene to TCA. More info here

Announcing the Bristol Climbers Xmas Party 2015

This year has seen the first ever annual Bristol climbers summer boat party and will see the 4th climbers Christmas party. Year on year this has escalated and can only be called a great success we hope this one will be as well. The aim, as with all of Bristol Climbing Scenes actions is to bring [...]

TCA Winter Competition Dates

We are a bit behind the curve here and we apologise (better late than never though) Check out the competition dates for TCA's winter series below. Please remember there are only a few of us maintaining this association and site so any help or spotting of mistakes would be a MASSIVE HELP. Get in touch [...]

Cailean Harker Explains His A2 Pulley Rupture

By Cailean Harker (Sponsored by Mammut) - Original article on A2 pulley rupture This summer I had a 5 week bouldering trip to the Rocklands in South Africa booked. It promised to be the trip of a life time. I had prepared well with my training. I was feeling fit, strong and healthy. For the [...]

By | October 26th, 2015|Articles, Bouldering, Climbing|0 Comments

How Do We Better Represent Women In Extreme Sports

  These questions were asked of Steve Winslow and the other panel speakers at the recent Shextreme.tv film festival, Steve has written up his answers and shared them with us. 1. What does this topic of the representation of women in extreme sports mean to you? A greater representation of women in all extreme sports [...]

By | October 25th, 2015|Articles, Interviews|0 Comments

The European Outdoor Film Tour

The European Outdoor Film Tour is coming to Bristol St George’s on Sunday 1st November and again on Wednesday 11th November. Get your Tickets very quickly! Check out the Trailer and grab your tickets here : http://ellis-brigham.com/eoft https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYZ-wU2vQiE&authuser=0 The E.O.F.T. is the most renowned film event in the European outdoor community. Now in its 15th [...]

Bloc’s Open UNI Competition (21/10/15)

Bloc is holding their first Open Uni competition of the year. Wednesday from 2pm will see a full gathering of Universities from around the country attending. We hear the problems/climbs set for the competition will be closed off directly after the competition as they are being used again for a Corporate Team Competition the following [...]

By | October 20th, 2015|Bristol Climbing News|0 Comments