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Follow all the latest news about the Buxton Adventure Festival including press releases and media coverage as well as Matt Heason's blog.

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BAF-logo 29th Feb 2012 Running talks at ShAFF, Running Free magazine

Thanks to Running Free Magazine for featuring our running talks by Angela Mudge & Jethro Lennox and Charlie Spedding! Follow them on facebook

BAF-logo 29th Feb 2012 Meet the Running Experts at ShAFF, RunBritain

Despite the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival isn't just about film.  We also have a fabulous line-up of speakers, not to mention live music - though the Sheffield Adventure Film, Speaker and Music Festival doesn't sound...

BAF-logo 29th Feb 2012 ShAFF Ski & board prog, Fall-line magazine

Check out the full ski/board programme at ShaFF on Fall-line magazine

BAF-logo 29th Feb 2012 

SWIM-BIKE-RUN FILMS & TALKS AT ShAFF 2012 Triathletes are in for a real treat with 2 swim films; a special running screening, a feature length film and 2 running talks by ultra runners Angela Mudge and Jethro Lennox and...

BAF-logo 28th Feb 2012 "Extremsport" at ShAFF, BikeNewsDaily

My schoolgirl German isn't up to translating this but thanks to Bike News Daily for featuing ShAFF.  If you speak German this is what they say:  Wer auf Extremsport steht sollte das Sheffield Adventure Film Festival...

BAF-logo 28th Feb 2012 Adventure stars agree - ShAFF 2012 biggest & best (& not a just film fest)

This year’s Sheffield Adventure Film Festival is set to be the most successful ever.  The film trailer - a montage of film highlights produced by award-winning film-maker Alastair Lee with soundtrack by Sheffield band...

BAF-logo 27th Feb 2012 Matt Heason talks to Find A Race about ShAFF

'Find a Race' blog catches up with Sheffield Adventure Film Festival Director Matt Heason If the trailer is anything to go by it is going to be another incredible year. We highly recommend that you try and get to see for...

27th Feb 2012 Arc'teryx Adventure Shot Open Winner

We're very pleased to announce that the winner of the Open element of the Arc'teryx Adventure Shot Photo Competition is Jordan Tybon. Jordan was one of a number of entries who sent us a selection of photographs to...

BAF-logo 25th Feb 2012 Life on Hold producer Nick Brown interview on UKC

The next Alastair Lee? Interview with Outcrop Film's Nick Brown on UKC Lissa Cook talks to Outcrop Film's Nick Brown ahead of the premiere of Life on Hold at the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival (9-11 March) about the...

BAF-logo 24th Feb 2012 Adventure Travel mag ShAFF film previews

Pick up a copy of the March/April issue of Adventure Travel magazine to read Rosie Fuller's pick of the crop of this year's Sheffield Adventure Film Festival line-up.  Rosie's reviewed 23 feet, Cold and Kadoma.