Who's speaking at this year's festival?
Whether you are joining us for a day or across the whole weekend there will be someone inspirational to listen to at Top of the Gorge festival.
Anna McNuff is an adventurer and traveller. She has joined us at both the South West Outdoor festival and the first Top of the Gorge festival. Buzzing with enthusiam and energy, Anna will bring tales of her latest adventures, she is sure to inspire you to set your own challenge.
Hazel Findlay has been climbing for 20 of her 28 years, and started out trad climbing on the limestone sea cliffs of Pembrokeshire. She dabbled in competition climbing - she was the British junior champion six times - but at 16 decided to give it up to focus on climbing on rock, especially trad climbing which is her main passion. Hazel has been a full time climber for the last four years, which has allowed her to travel all over the world climbing interesting pieces of rock.
A multi-discipline cyclist, Juliet competes in road, track and mountain bike races and has a particular love of racing international fixed gear criteriums, such as the infamous Red Hook Crit series and more recently, gravel
Several years ago she founded celebrated women’s action, art and adventure magazine Coven Magazine. She contributes to numerous national and international publications, providing bespoke consultancy services for major brands, film and TV.
Damian Hall is a freelance journalist and admits to being addicted to ultramarathon running. He has represented his country, recorded competitive results at some of the world's toughest races, and currently holds three speed records (fastest known times).
Damien says, 'ultimately I just love being in the great outdoors, ideally exercising somewhere lumpy.'