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Kicking off on 27th October the show with mini films of people living their dreams will play 11 times through the UK. Early birds £10! NEW

 

 

Ellis Brigham stores airing the programme will give you the chance to reach far corners of the earth in venues through the UK this Autumn.

And early bird ticket offers ends today, 12th September!

The adventure films of the year feature stories of those pursuing some extreme sporting dreams...

There are highs and lows, and some thrilling content of adventurers pushing the boundaries

The official trailer:

The EOFT Films:

La CongenialitaLa Congenialita

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Simone Moro and Tamara Lunger are an odd pair.

As an alpinist, Simone prefers to take the hard way and has nearly 30 years of winter climbing experience.

Tamara, on her way to achieving a long and successful career in ski mountaineering, is just 30 years old.

Despite the age difference, these two shared a similar goal and their roles were clear-he the wise mentor, she the eager student.

But as the team heads for Kangchenjunga to attempt the highest traverse across 8000-meter peaks, their roles begin to shift.

Dug OutDug Out

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The dugout canoe is the oldest type of boat archaeologists have found.

For thousands of years it has been used by the indigenous people of South America to navigate the jungle.

With such a boat-basically made from hollowed out tree trunk-Benjamin Sadd and James Trundle have chosen to explore the mystical Amazon region.

Making this dream come true starts with a lot of hard work-first step, felling a massive tree.

With the help of a Huaorani man named Bay Nenquiqwi, their dugout canoe gradually takes shape.

Amidst the screaming monkeys and swinging lianas, the two Brits embark on a journey into the mysterious world of the jungle and discover themselves in an unexpected way. 

Ice CallIce Call

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freeskier Sam Favret follows the call of the ice and shows us the Mer de Glace from an entirely new perspective.

For him, France's largest glacier is basically a terrain park with natural half-pipes, kickers, and tunnels.

We accompany him on his ride through a world of ice and snow, from high-speed descents to the depths of the glacier and back up again, with lots of freestyle tricks along the way.

ChoicesChoices

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steph Davis is the first woman to summit all pinnacles of the Fitz Roy Massif in Patagonia, the first woman to free climb the Salathé Wall on El Calpitan in Yosemite Valley and the first woman to free solo a route graded 5.11 - without a rope, without protection.

But now she has moved from her house on four wheels into a house with four walls.

It's situated in Moab, in the middle of the Utah desert, not far away from the imposing sandstone walls with its endless climbing and basejumping possibilities.

Into Twin GalaxiesInto Twin Galaxies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

They want to cross Greenland's gigantic ice sheets with snow kites, followed by a kayaking first descent in a meltwater stream down the glacier.

But Greenland is tough terrain-it's a journey into a fragile yet dangerous paradise.

During the snowkiting leg, Sarah must deal with a serious crash on the ice.

Later, Boomer deliberately risks his skin on an enormous multilevel waterfall, and even Ben, the nard-nosed expedition expert, must ultimately concede that it can be officially too cold to kayak.

So get your tickets today for the perfect autumn-evening event launching at the end of October.

Ticket outlets:

  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 178 Kensington High Street, London W8 7RG
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 6 Cheapside Passage, One New Change, St. Paul's, London EC2V 6AF 
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 3 - 11 Southampton Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7HA 
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 160 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2XZ 
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 73 Bold Street Liverpool Merseyside L1 4EZ 
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, 130 Deansgate, Manchester M3 2QS
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Unit 20 Xscape Colorado Way, Castleford, West Yorkshire WF10 4TA 
  • Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Unit 16 Xscape, King's Inch Road, Braehead, Renfrewshire PA4 8XQ

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