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 [...]

Wendy Coles – 8b Ascent

Bristol gal, Wendy Coles recent super send has been Eurofighter (8b) at Shipwreck Cove - a 25m steep sport route located on one of the Gower's best sport climbing venues. Following along the lines of many recent strong female ascents, Wendy Coles managed to ticked her FIRST 8b in September. Luckily just as the season was [...]

By | November 5th, 2015|Bristol Climbing News, 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 [...]

Corporate Team Comp at Bloc

Bloc Climbing are hosting another event this week, this time there are hosting a corporate team climbing competition. Teams of 3 are competing to take the trophy and the title from Dyson. The competition is being held on Friday the 23rd of October from 6.30pm.

By | October 24th, 2015|Bristol Climbing News|0 Comments

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

VIDEO: Matt Cox completes his DWS project Adrenachrome at Lulworth (8a)

https://youtu.be/OwpPaSmFRHw

The world’s first ever film festival dedicated to celebrating women in extreme sports

Bristol's next event is the Shextreme film festival on the 9th of October. An action packed film night showing the best in female created and starred in films. See what the team from Shextreme  say about the event below. shextreme-film-festival - Ext. Link   'You were once wild here. Don't let them tame you.' - Isadore [...]

By | October 6th, 2015|Bristol Climbing Events, Bristol Climbing News|0 Comments

Behind the Books

  A brief look at where British rock books first started, and where they are heading to. Lurking behind your climbing destination guidebook are human specimens which devote hours upon hours, months upon months, to enable us to reach our rock havens. In the past 50 years, guidebooks have changed dramatically all around the world. Before [...]

By | October 3rd, 2015|Articles, Bristol Climbing News|0 Comments

ClimbUp (Official Press Release) – changing lives for the better through climbing

New Bristol based charity kicks off with great promise. ClimbUp Bristol is an idea inspired by a group of local climbers to give young people in danger of social exclusion a route back into mainstream life. Visit us at @ www.climbup.org.uk The charity offers students one to one mentoring from an experienced climber, the simple [...]

By | September 25th, 2015|Bristol Climbing News|0 Comments