BMC Membership for indoor climbers

Membership Benefits

Think life is better when it’s vertical? Climbers get great personal benefits from joining the BMC.

  • 15% discount in Cotswold Outdoor, Snow+Rock and Runners Need

    Get 15% off Cotswold Outdoor, Snow+Rock and many more retail discounts across the country

  • Mountain Training Registration

    You can register for Mountain Training awards such as Rock Wall Climbing Instructor

  • Access to national climbing competitions

    Such as Youth Climbing Series and British Championships (Lead, Speed, Boulder and Para)

  • Summit Magazine

    Get biggest outdoor magazine in the UK. Summit is packed full of climbing inspiration and skills

  • £10,000 Personal Accident insurance cover

    You’re covered for £10,000 of personal accident cover (aged 3 – 80) when climbing

  • £15 million Combined Liability insurance 

    Cover yourself for climbing worldwide

  • BMC Travel Insurance

    You get access to BMC Travel Insurance policies: designed for climbing worldwide

Join the BMC

Choose the BMC membership that’s right for you.

Support our work and discover great benefits.

Get 25% off your first year with Direct Debit.


Discover why Molly Thompson-Smith supports the BMC

The BMC has supported me on my journey from local climbing competitions to competing for the GB Climbing Team on the world stage. It's important to give back and support the next generation.

Molly Thompson-Smith
BMC Ambassador and GB Climber

And by joining 83,000 BMC members, you’ll help us:

Be a powerful voice for all climbers - indoors and out

Provide world-class technical and safety advice

Support the GB Climbing Team

Run national climbing competitions

Help climbers like you improve their skills, confidence and achieve personal ambitions

Protect our crags and mountains and lead on environmental sustainability

Campaign for improved access to climbing crags

BMC Membership Benefits

BMC members receive a plethora of discounts on gear, accommodation, and huts though our benefits scheme.


WATCH: Discover why Molly Thompson-Smith supports the BMC

Check out national competitions

Sign up to a national climbing competition such as Youth Climbing Series or the British Championships. As a BMC member you can compete in these.


Join a climbing club

There are hundreds of climbing clubs around England and Wales you can join. Find out more and use our local club finder.


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