Event Type: Festival
POFF: Toughing it Out

Sun 28 January


£12, £6 for schoolchildren


Interval at 2.45pm, Jenny Tough on stage at 3pm.

Peebles Outdoor Film Festival: Short films + Jenny Tough

Imagination, 5’ – imagination comes to life from the back seat of a car

Give me five, 11’ – high stakes wingsuit choreography

Dreamride II, 6’ – enter a stunning dream world where the trails keep on giving

This Way Up, 24’ (trailer below) – diagnosed with MS, local mountain bike guide Andy McKenna embarks on a very personal journey. Please see Andy’s fundraising campaign, StokedonMS

A session of short films (above) exploring wild journeys followed, after a short interval, by an afternoon with adventurer and ultra-athlete Jenny Tough. Raised in the Canadian Rockies but now living in Edinburgh, Jenny has several world firsts under her belt – not least her recent solo, unsupported run across Morocco’s Atlas Mountains. Be among the first to hear about her latest adventure!

Kindly sponsored by Out & About


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