Event Type: Festival
POFF Way to Go

Sat 14 August

7.30PM – 9PM

£12, £8, £18 Adult + child (under 16)


A talk by Anna Rutherford, record breaking ultra-runner and Peebles mum, who credits her success to family, good friends and stock cubes.

Come and hear Anna Rutherford, ultra-runner and Peebles mum, talk about her recent record-breaking run on the Southern Upland Way. Supported by a team of local runners – you’ll meet some of them, too! – Anna ran the 216-mile, coast-to-coast route in 62 hours, 34 minutes and 55 seconds, breaking the previous female record by more than 17 hours. Find out more about Anna’s incredible journey and why family, good friends and stock cubes were all key to her success.

Check out the festival trailer below!


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