Those who complete (compleat!) the Munros can record this fact and receive the magic number by writing in to The Clerk of The List (See here). Additionally, a list of current compleaters is published annually in the SMC Journal.
John Halliday , 4437
Sgurr Choinnich Mor , 2 September 2009
John notes: I'm in the rugby shirt with son Cameron who took the photo and his American fiance Sue (her first Munro). They flew in from Hong Kong for this. Sue is wearing the hat! The other friends have climbed many Munros with me