Your Climbing Counts Survey

Your climbing journey matters, and we invite you to share your voice in shaping the future of the sport through the Your Climbing Counts survey. This survey is tailored for individuals aged 18 and above residing in the UK, designed to take just 15 minutes of your time.


Why Participate?

  • Ensure your experiences and needs are heard and represented
  • Be in with the chance of winning some great prizes to support your next climbing trip
  • Contribute to creating a cohesive and diverse climbing ecosystem
  • Influence the future of the climbing workforce

Complete the survey for your chance to win

By completing this survey, you can opt to enter our prize draw. Complete the survey now for your chance to win one of these incredible prizes:
  • £500 voucher for Joe Brown's or the Climber's Shop
  • £100 voucher for Cotswold Outdoor
  • £100 voucher for the BMC Shop
  • Pair of Ocun shoes donated by First Ascent
  • One Year's FREE BMC membership
  • 3 x Pro deal Black Diamond discount codes
  • Petzl Climbing Bundle: 1 x GriGri, 1 x SM'D, 1 x 50m Mambo
  • DMM Climbing Bundle: 1 x Flight 45L Backpack, 1 x Pitcher Rope Bag, 1 x Edge Boulder Chalk Bag


Your Climbing Counts

Led by Martin Chester Consulting in collaboration with Dr. Adele Doran from Sheffield Hallam University, Your Climbing Counts will gather diverse perspectives across the climbing community. Through this research the sector will have a better understanding of the motivations, journeys, and support systems that define your climbing experience.

This initiative, commissioned by the BMC on behalf of the climbing community and with the support of partner organisations including ABC, NICAS, OIA, Mountain Training, Mountaineering Scotland, and Sport England, aims to provide recommendations to improve the climbing industry. Find out more on the BMC website


We would like to thank supporters of this survey: First Ascent, Joe Brown, DMM, the Climber's Shop, Black Diamond, Petzl, the Outdoor Industries Association and Cotswold Outdoor for their support.

Your Climbing Counts Survey

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