Event Type: Festival
POFF: Going the Distance

DATE:
Sat 27 January

TIME:
2:00PM

PRICE:
£12, £6 for schoolchildren

DESCRIPTION:

Interval at 2.45pm, Jasmin Paris, Lucy Colquhoun and Susan Ridley on stage at 3pm.

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.

Kindly sponsored by Findra 

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