Reminder: National Cleanup Day 2017

A quick reminder about the National Cleanup Day event coming up this weekend. This year the MCC will be helping out at “Top of the World” outside Għargħur. Climbers will more likely know this as the location of Ċikka Buttress, where we held a couple of our weekly meets earlier this summer. If you want…

Let’s Do It! 2017 – Cleanup at Top of the World

One of the great things about climbing is that it takes us away from the crowds, traffic, people, the hectic and noisy urban environment. There’s nothing like climbing a route with a buddy with nothing around but unspoilt natural beauty. Sea cliffs, valleys, heaving waves, lots of air and exposure all around us. A wonderful…

Annual DWS Boat Trip

The Malta Climbing Club’s DWS boat trip is officially back! Sunday the 3rd of September at 9am we will set sail towards the best deep water soloing locations in Comino to climb, swim and socialise. At a cost of €25 per person this trip is not to be missed – contact the club NOW to…

Save the Date

A quick post to notify the membership that we shall be holding the annual general meeting on Mon 26 June 2017, 6-8pm. Agenda and venue will be communicated in due course. The AGM is a very important event for the continued functioning of the club, and is the place where the committee communicates what the…

Warning: Nails at Monolith

A few days ago I was approached by the farmer who works the fields in front of the popular Monolith Buttress climbing spot.  He drew my attention to a number of rusty nails he’d noticed that were scattered on the ground. These seemed to be the remains of wood pallet fires, and clearly pose a danger to climbers (especially…

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…