Talks

Talks are free as part of the festival. We've chosen some amazing speakers which we hope will inspire you - long after the tent is safely packed away.

Aleks Kashefi

Barefoot Aleks 

Barefoot minimalist runner and explorer Aleks Kashefi shares with us his amazing story.

Ben Smith

Ben Smith 

401 marathons in 401 days around Britain. Come and listen to Ben's story.

Emma Brennand

Emma Brennand 

Dr Emma Brennand is a documentary filmmaker with a passion for wildlife conservation. Emma will be giving a talk, leading a wild swim and showing us how to make wildlife films on our smart phones.

Explorer Sarah Outen

Sarah Outen 

Explorer, rower, kayaker, cyclist, and now bestselling author. Sarah is a charismatic, motivational speaker, who inspires us all to get outdoors and seek adventure.

Laura Kennington will talk at  SWOF 2018
Mel Nichols

Mel Nichols 

Paralympian, endurance wheelchair racer, paracyclist.