How to Join RRCPC

Membership is open to all people over eighteen provided they have been proposed and seconded by club members.

Two levels of membership are available, Full Membership and Probationary Membership. The minimum age for Full membership shall be eighteen (18) years. Prospective members under 18 may be accepted as “Probationary  Members” as long as they are always under the  supervision of a parent or guardian.

Prospective members applying for FULL MEMBERSHIP must first serve a six months probationary period during which time they must attend at least three Club underground meets. They will then be asked to attend a Club committee meeting where their application for FULL membership will be considered.  See below for address of Membership Secretary

Members of other clubs or university clubs who are currently insured through the BCA insurance scheme may still become members but do not need to pay the insurance cover

Membership fees for 2017 are:£28 for all members. (+ insurance of your choice) £6 or £17 giving a total of £45 (caving) or £34 (non-caving) Link below will download form. These fees include B.C.A. insurance, this should enable people to set up a regular standing order for a fixed amount & make admin easier. Otherwise PLEASE send your cheques to arrive by 1st of January. *Allowance will be made for members insured in the scheme via another route.

Download membership form. See Link below.

Link to Membership form

Membership Secretary: Emma Key:

28 Broad Ing, Kendal, LA9 6EZ

Tel: 07801552061



Full Membership entitles you to numerous things including:

The club also enjoys reciprocal rites with the clubs below for the use of our huts.

Reciprocal Rights Arrangements March 2017

•    Members can stay in Reciprocal Rights Hut for the same fees as that Club’s Membership.
•    Up to 5 members can visit each hut without prior booking though ensuring availability before travelling is sensible when possible and essential for smaller venues (GSG). Contact necessary too where Key code entry – to obtain code (As at Bull Pot Farm where code changes regularly)
•    Access will be allowed to each Clubs “membership only” areas in huts when available space.
•    Only bona fide Club members to be included in the agreement.
•    Possible exchange of Club Publications
•    No access to Reciprocal Club Tackle or Library