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Sun, Feb 24, 2019, 7:30, Centennial Theatre

Trail Running Night

Mountain Sports

Want to know how to run 100 miles? Brendan Leonard has the answer.

Date, Time & Location:

Sun, Feb 24, 2019, Centennial Theatre
Evening – Doors 6:30pm Show 7:30pm

For the first time – the VIMFF is organizing a community trail run on the afternoon of Sunday February 24th – before our Trail Run Night.

Click here to see the Facebook event and get all the information. This is a great chance to get out running with the community and our VIMFF guest speakers and filmmakers before a night of captivating stories, talks and films.

Speaker

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Brendan Leonard

Filmmaker and writer Brendan Leonard never considered himself a runner, and definitely not an ultrarunner. But a few years ago, he entered his first race, and found that ultramarathons have a lot in common with work—which he’s no stranger to. In 2017, he entered his first 100-mile race along with his friend Jayson Sime, and their experience became the film How to Run 100 Miles.

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Films

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Aziza

Set in the streets of Bou Tharar and the wide, craggy valleys of the lower Atlas mountains of Morocco, ‘Aziza’ is the story of a young woman who has thrived in the world of ultra-racing.

 

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How To Run 100 Miles

The odds were stacked against Jayson Sime early in life: poverty, homelessness, dyslexia, bullying. But he fought his way to a successful career as a political organizer. In 2017, he entered his first 100-mile race, betting on his resilience to get him through.

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The Middle Way

On July 26, Joe Grant set off from his home in Gold Hill, Colorado to attempt to summit all 57 of Colorado's 14000ft summits. Self-powered and self-supported Joe took just over 31 days to bike and run to all the summits, ascending over 100000ft during the runs and cycling over 1400 miles.

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Wolfpack

The Braford-Lefebvre family chose to live in Silverton, Colorado in order to raise their family wild. Through hard times and the best ones, running is their tool for experiencing life together.

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Venue Map

CENTENNIAL THEATRE

2300 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC | (604) 984-4484