Brand new Club T-Shirts

We’re pleased to announce a new batch of themed Malta Climbing Club shirts are available for purchase. At the princely sum of €15.00, each shirt sold will fund a brand new Titanium bolt glued into the rock on a route in Malta or Gozo. The shirts feature a nautical theme developed by Aaron Attard, Inigo…

MTA Rebolting Project – Mellieħa Cave

The club bolting team recently visited Il-Latnija in Mellieħa to carry out some much needed repair work as part of the MTA Titanium rebolting project. Il-Latnija, or Mellieħa Cave (sometimes just THE Cave), is a sinkhole on the North West end of the island that features some of the hardest climbs on the island. The team carried…

BMC International Trad Climbing Summer Meet 2017

The British Mountaineering Council is organising its popular bi-annual international summer climbing meet in Cornwall between 13-20 May 2017. The meeting is open to trad climbers with at least two years trad climbing experience and involves climbing daily with an experienced local guide/partner. It’s a great event which brings together climbers from all over the world with…

Basic First Aid Course

[Update 8-Feb-2017: Please note that booking through the MCC is now closed; for the few remaining places, please book through Red Cross for course code 170304A.] Have you ever been in a situation when someone near you has got hurt and you weren’t sure what to do?  Knowing what action to take can sometimes make…

Reminder for Membership Renewals

It’s that time of year again: the weather is finally cooling down a bit, the days are much shorter, and most people are getting ready for the holidays in one way or another. It’s also a time when (in the Western world at least) we take stock of the past year and start thinking about…

Policies on Bolting and Guiding

One of the main aims of the current committee involves standardizing and clarifying club operations. This helps us make sure that it is clear to members how the club operates, how club funds are used, and how this makes the sport more accessible to locals and visitors. We started with two areas where we felt…