Event Type: Festival
Going to Extraordinary Lengths

DATE:
Fri 27 January

TIME:
6.30pm

PRICE:
£14, £8 schoolchildren

Enjoy a selection of endurance-themed short films, followed by an evening with life-affirming adventure athlete Sean Conway.

Interval at 7.15pm – with food from Osso Restaurant.

Kindly sponsored by Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa

Our headline Friday evening session opens with a selection of short films exploring extremes of human endurance – think ice diving, climbing and more – before an evening with endurance adventurer Sean Conway (starts 8pm).

About Sean

Extreme endurance adventurer Sean Conway recently completed a self-supported, 4,000+ mile continuous Ultra Triathlon circumnavigating the entire coast of mainland Britain – a herculean effort that was the subject of a three-part series on Discovery Channel. Well-known for his quirky take on endurance sports and adventures, Sean talks about his latest epic challenge, and explains why he loves to push himself so hard.

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