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News

15.08.17
Festival Write Up
On Monday 17th July, almost 200 young people from across the Fylde Coast had their first experience of climbing at...
11.08.17
ABC Scottish Seminar
Scottish one-day seminar for coaches: the Association of British Climbing Walls is running a one-day seminar on...
11.08.17
Foyle Arena TA
Foyle Arena, a NICAS Level 5 Primary Centre in Northern Ireland, are seeking a new Technical Advisor. For full...
21.07.17
New centres at July 2017
We would like to welcome the following centres who have recently started delivery of our schemes: St Vincent...
20.07.17
Development Coach
Mountain Training have now released the second of their three videos, this time focussing on the Development Coach...
17.07.17
New website launched
We are pleased to announce the launch of our newly designed NICAS website. Since 2008, NICAS has helped introduce...
17.07.17
Foundation Coach video
Mountain Training have released a video promoting their Foundation Coach training. Presented by our own Executive...
15.07.17
Newly approved centre: the Send
Welcome to the Send, a new NICAS Level 3 Awarding Centre in Hereford.
14.07.17
SRA Winner
We would like to extend our congratulations to one of our Primary Centres, The Castle. They have been awarded...
30.06.17
Newly approved centre: Perth College UHI
Welcome to Perth College UHI Climbing Centre, a new NICAS Level 3 Awarding Centre.
30.06.17
Outdoor Adventure Education News
The Professional Association of Leaders in Outdoor Education Schools (PALOES) is a not for profit organisation,...
20.06.17
Facts and Figures
A round up of some of our facts and figures. Since 2008 NICAS has introduced over 100,000 young people to...
20.06.17
Grenfell Tower Fire
We were shocked and saddened to hear of the terrible fire at Grenfell Tower in West London. One of our Primary...
17.06.17
Newly approved centres
We would like to welcome the following centres who have recently started delivery of our schemes. Recently...
11.06.17
We want you
We're recruiting for a Trustee vacancy from someone who is a representative of an ABC Approved or Aspirant wall....
05.06.17
Level 5 Graduates
It's coming up to a year of Level 5 delivery at Surrey Summit. Callum Taylor, Centre Manager, was proud to let us...
18.05.17
Climbing badge for girlguiding
We like the idea of specific Climbing and Bouldering badges for Guides - what do you think? Take a look at the...
12.05.17
Kenton Cool Latest News
Our Ambassador, Kenton Cool, recently wrote some very wise words on his social media accounts, after coming home...
17.02.17
This Girl Can
The ABCTT are excited to be an recognised Supporter of Sport England's #ThisGirlCan campaign. We've been...
17.11.16
News Article: New Trustees for ABCTT
At our AGM in September we nominated five new Trustees, after an extensive recruitment and interview process over...
25.08.16
News Article: 2020 Olympics Aug 2016
We are very excited that climbing will be an Olympic sport in 2020! Read more here
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