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The British Mountaineering Council


The British Mountaineering Council is the national representative organisation for climbers and adventurous hill walkers across England and Wales. Becoming a BMC member not only supports their great work, but it’s also packed full of personal benefits including:

  • 15% discount in Runners Need / Cotswold Outdoor / Snow+Rock
  • Summit magazine four times a year
  • £15 million Combined Liability Insurance cover
  • Access to BMC Travel Insurance
  •  Access to Mountain Training registration



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Visit us in-store for gait analysis with our expert shoe fitters, free click and collect and our Recycle my Run scheme. Be part of it and join our weekly run clubs, led by our friendly staff.



How to claim your discount:


To receive your partner discount please show your membership identification in-store or email a photo of your membership ID to to receive your online code.


Please read our full T&Cs.


If you are interested in joining the BMC, please visit their website.

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