Why Join?

  • Subsidised Fortnightly Weekend Meets all over the country.

  • Subsidised Minibuses to Indoor Walls

  • Organised Bouldering wall training nights

  • Weekly Socials

  • Organised Annual Christmas Trip abroad

  • Use of the Club's Extensive Climbing Gear

  • Discounts from Cotswold, V12, Nevis, Trespass and more.

  • £5 entry at Red Spider on Tuesdays

  • *New* Club Night at Bouldershack (Mondays)  with discounted entry.

  • BMC Club Membership

We're a BMC Affiliated Club

We're fully affiliated to the British Mountaineering Council. That means we support the BMC's access and conservation work at crags all over the UK and have access to a wealth of support to help us make SUMC the best club it can be. It also gives us a range of individual benefits, including:

  • Access to BMC Travel and Activity Insurance

  • Civil Liability Insurance wherever you're climbing in the UK

  • A copy of Summit magazine once per year, plus access to all issues online

  • Extra Discounts with your BMC card

  • Access to BMC Club Huts

  • Access to BMC Training Courses and Workshops