Peebles Outdoor Film Festival: Short films + Jasmin Paris, Lucy Colquhoun & Susan Ridley
Escape, 2’ – the Adventure Syndicate’s Lee Craigie on an inner journey along the Caledonia Way
Boundary Breaker, 7’ – as humble as she is talented, Courtney Dauwalter is an ultra-runner who does things her way
Cabin Jams, 8’ – a group of friends, a remote cabin, backcountry skiing and magical music
Micayla Gatto’s Intersection, 5’ – mountain biking meets painting in this very different look at riding trails
Ramsay’s Round, 23’ – 24 mountains and 28,000 feet of ascent, all in just 24 hours. The classic Scottish mountain challenge
A session of short films (above) that celebrate female adventurers around the world followed, after a brief interval, by an afternoon with three local, distance-running stars. Elite female runners who have smashed records across the age groups, Jasmin Paris, Lucy Colquhoun and Susan Ridley reveal all about their running lives. Hosted by Ruth McKean – another local who knows all about elite performance.
POFF: Riding LifeDate: 27/01/2019Time: 2:30 pm - 5:00 pmPrice: £15, £8, £20 adult plus child Short films followed by mountain bike legend Hans Rey talking about his incredible career and continuing influence.
POFF: Wild about ScotlandDate: 26/01/2019Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmPrice: £12, £6 for under 15, £15 adult plus child In a spellbinding presentation, wildlife cameraman Peter Cairns uses stunning imagery to outline a bold new vision for a wilder Scotland.
POFF: Making WavesDate: 25/01/2019Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £15, £8 under 15, £20 adult plus child Meet Cal Major, ocean advocate who paddle boarded her way from Land's End to John O'Groats to highlight the issue of plastic pollution.
POFF: Cold ComfortsDate: 26/01/2019Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £15, £8 under 15, £20 adult plus child Meet wild swimmer and TV star Calum Maclean - a man with a passion for freezing cold water and wild Scottish landscapes.
POFF: Ride On (and on)Date: 25/01/2019Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmPrice: £8, £4 under 15, £10 adult plus child Naomi Freireich traces her journey from non-cyclist to elite endurance athlete - British and European 24hr Mountain Bike Champion,
POFF: Life & Sporadic DigressionsDate: 26/01/2019Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmPrice: £8, £4 under 15, £10 adult plus child Flanked by Haggis the dog, come hear BAFTA-nominated filmmaker, climber and adventurer Jen Crook tell some extraordinary tales!