News

Here you'll find all the latest news from SCC, including announcements and meet reports.

Note: We haven't been as productive at writing these as we'd hoped. So if this page looks a little unloved please don't worry - the club is very active and just too busy climbing to sit down at a keyboard 🙂

SCC Photo Competition 2021

For the keen-eyed snappers and shooters in our ranks we had a fun photo competition at our 2021 AGM and were both blown away and entertained by the breadth of entries we got from around the club. So rather than just dropping the occasional photo in an event page or post, we thought we’d take … Continue reading SCC Photo Competition 2021

SCC Club Newsletter – Spring 2021

Welcome from the President Hello lovely SCC people! The sun is shining, the rules are lifting, and we are CLIMBING again! Happy times. I hope you are all doing well and feeling psyched for a soon-to-be summer of climbing adventures. Before I go on, as this is the first newsletter of the year, I would … Continue reading SCC Club Newsletter – Spring 2021

SCC 2021 New Member Signup is Open

Signups for new members for 2021 are live – join now and receive membership through to Jan 31st 2022!

Lundy Meet Report – August 2020

Until recently, I thought Lundy was either somewhere near the Channel Islands, or maybe in the vicinity of the Isle of Man. I also didn’t know that Lundy is one of the greatest climbing locations in the UK… But I do now!

Dorset Bouldering Meet Report – September 2020

St Aldhelm’s Head has long being an esoteric place for the Swanage climber […] Thankfully, with the release of Dorset Bouldering the place has become a quiet mecca for the keen boulderer.

SCC Peak District Meet Report – August 2020

As I sit in the car watching the rain lash against my windscreen in a very soggy Dartmoor (our replacement holiday after being blown away from North Wales by not one, but TWO storms last week), I am reminiscing about a contrastingly warm and somewhat midgey trip to the Roaches just a couple of weeks … Continue reading SCC Peak District Meet Report – August 2020