Ski Sponsors and Partners
We are involved with some leading brands in the backcountry ski industry.
Phil Evans and the team at Backcountry UK are our recommended backcountry ski boot fitter and also a leading supplier ski mountaineering, freeride and telemark equipment in the UK.
Based in Ilkley, West Yorkshire, they are a real bricks and mortar shop who provide excellent service and advice – as well as being the best specialist mountain boot fit centre in the UK.
If you need custom fitted pair of boots, then why not ring the shop on 01943 816011 for some friendly advice and a chat.
We are proud to to be supported by Arc’teryx, the leading outdoor equipment manufacturer, providing feedback and testing for their products. Arc’teryx and WL Gore (see below) also provide considerable support for trainee British Mountain Guides passing through the assessment scheme.
Arc`teryx central purpose is to build the finest products possible. This is achieved by merging unrivaled designs with the best quality, highest performing materials and assembling them in the most innovative and most durable manner for the intended use.
Our Professional Association, British Mountain Guides have a close partnership agreement with WL Gore, the well known outdoor fabric manufacturer, that we fully support:
WL Gore and the British Mountain Guides Association are pleased to be in a close partnership: “This partnership increases our involvement with high-end users, and raises awareness of our products so that we can continue to strive for the next generation of fabric.”
British Mountain Guides actively test new technologies and fabrics on the hill to provide real world feedback on their performance.
We are an insurance partner of the BMC and proud to recommend their services.
The British Mountaineering Council offers wide-ranging insurance cover for travellers, trekkers, hill walkers, climbers, mountaineers and skiers. All of their policies are designed by active experts and tailored to members needs.
We believe that the BMC offer the gold standard in mountain rescue insurance for UK residents – with very competitive single trip and annual policies, that provide excellent cover for all of the mountaineering and skiing trips that we offer. Use this link to buy BMC insurance for your forthcoming trip.