News - 2011
14th Nov 2011 The North Face Speaker Series - Live Webcast
This Thursday's The North Face Speaker Series is to be streamed live to the web via their site. Starts 19.30
15th Nov 2011 3 Family Fun Days
Just added details of 3 family fun days at three new Decathlon stores opening in the next month in edinburgh, Bolton and Warrington. Details.
21st Oct 2011 Best Of ShAFF Programmes Announced
The programmes for two Best Of ShAFF screenings in December and January at the Showroom Cinema in Sheffield have been announced today.
18th Oct 2011 Tickets On Sale For Alone Across Australia & Like A Lion
Tickets have just gone on sale for these two events. Both are well, well worth watching. Nov 10th - Coast To Coast & Alone Across Australia (AAA gets 7.8 / 10 on imdb) Nov 29th - Like A Lion -...
7th Oct 2011 New ShAFF Events Added
Just added a load of new ShAFF events to the calendar.
27th Sep 2011 Alpkit Shakeout Best Of ShAFF Film
On Saturday Oct 15th Alpkit are running the Big Shakeout at Thornbridge Outdoors in the Peak District. They have just announced the programme of films which will be screened as the Best Of ShAFF.
13th Sep 2011 New Gallery: Lukasz Warzecha
Some great new images from photographer Lukasz Warzecha.
31st Aug 2011 Sheffield Reel Rock Tickets Now Available
Tickets are now available for the Sheffield Reel Rock screening on Oct 2nd.
2nd Aug 2011 ShAFF Film Submissions Sought
ShAFF is about showing the best films from around the world. We show a selection of the award winners from the best festivals (Kendal, Banff & Telluride etc). In addition we show high quality...
25th Jul 2011 Reel Rock Tour 2011 / 2012
Last year the Reel Rock Tour trailer was a massive internet hit. To date it has had nearly a quarter of a million hits on Youtube! This year's trailer is due out on August 15th. The tour...
27th Jun 2011 Hotel Night Competition for Cliffhanger
Check out this competition on UKClimbing for a free hotel night at Jury's Inn and tickets to this weekend's Cliffhanger.
16th Jun 2011 New Podcast - Skyler Weeks
Podcast #11 - Skyler Weeks, the dyno king. Details.
21st Jun 2011 Simple Cliffhanger Competition
Post your pic of a Cliffhanger banner or poster to be in with a chance of winning a ticket to the event. Details.
6th Jun 2011 Cliffhanger Website Makeover
CLIFFHANGER WEBSITE MAKEOVER CLIMB IT, RUN IT, BIKE IT, CLICK IT! Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd July 2011 With just over a month to go until Sheffield’s Cliffhanger, Peak District web design team...
26th May 2011 ShAFF 2012 Dates Announced
We're very pleased to announce that ShAFF 2012 will take place on the weekend of Fri 9th - Sun 11th March 2012 at The Showroom Cinema. If you have a film or know of a film that ought to be...
23rd May 2011 Podcast #10: Sir Ranulph Fiennes
Listen to Sir Ranulph Fiennes ahead of this Friday's interview with Ian Parnell in Buxton. Listen!
23rd May 2011 New Cliffhanger Teaser
Check out the new teaser for this year's event. Produced by award winning filmmaker Al Lee.
18th Apr 2011 New Review: Wild Vision, John Beatty
Wild Vision: In Celebration Of The Natural World
15th Apr 2011 New Cliffhanger Vid
Award winning filmmaker Al Lee from Posing Productions has just released a video of the Bouldering World Cup at Cliffhanger 2010. Al is also working on a trailer for Cliffhanger 2011 which will be...
23rd Mar 2011 New Review: Rockfax Guide To Mallorca
Having been to Mallorca in virtually every month of the year I can honestly say it's a fantastic place. The climbing is brilliant. The climate is lovely (whatever time of year). The people are...
21st Mar 2011 New Review: TNF Prism Optimus Down Jacket
If you’re a fan of pockets then this could be the jacket for you... Read more here.
18th Mar 2011 New Review: Bouldering In Ireland Guidebook
What a lovely guidebook!.... Read more here.
17th Mar 2011 New Review: Nite Ize Bike Lights
...They are well designed - light weight, compact, and easy to operate, even in gloves... Read more here.
14th Mar 2011 ShAFF 2011 Reviews
We're posting reviews of ShAFF 2011 fairly regularly here. If you came along and have any feedback please let us know.
1st Mar 2011 New ShAFF Website
How excited are we? Very excited! Ben, Ryan and the team at Hammer Design have been working round the clock to get the brand new ShAFF website up and running. We like it an awful lot and hope that...
10th Feb 2011 ShAFF Running Expert Night SOLD OUT
Tomorrow night's ShAFF Running Expert Night with Accelerate has sold out. Thanks to those who have booked. Sorry for those who have not. Looks like demand is high for running events so we'll look...
7th Feb 2011 New Gallery - Steve Crook
Check out the new gallery by running photographer Steve Crook. If you like running you might be interested in this Friday's ShAFF Running Expert Night with Accelerate at The Showroom.
4th Feb 2011 Daily Competition - Socks & A Climbing Harness
Every weekday between now and ShAFF (4-6 March) we will be giving away 2 pairs of Smartwool socks: 1 to a lucky NEW @HeasonEvents Twitter follower and 1 to a lucky...
3rd Feb 2011 17 Year Old Makes Arc'Teryx Adventure Shot Final
We're excited to announce the 5 competitors in this year's Arc'Teryx Adventure Shot Photo Comptition are: Alex Messenger - climbing Henry Iddon - biking Rob Eavis - caving Sam Davies - winner...
2nd Feb 2011 New Gallery: Robbie Shone
Check out the amazing new gallery from Robbie Shone. Robbie is giving a lecture on cave-photography this Friday as the second in the series of ShAFF Expert Nights.
28th Jan 2011 ShAFF Tickets Go On Sale
Tickets to ShAFF are now officially on sale. Details.
27th Jan 2011 New Gallery: Duncan Andison
After seeing his amazing image on UKClimbing we approached Duncan to ask if he fancied having a gallery on the site. Here it is.
24th Jan 2011 Nick Estcourt Award Announced
The Nick Estcourt Award for 2011 has been awarded to British Kyashar Expedition 2011 led by Andy Houseman and his team climber Nick Bullock. The Award will be £1500 and the Trustees wish them...
18th Jan 2011 2011 ShAFF Trailer Is Live
Once again we commissioned Al Lee fro Posing Productions to produce the ShAFF trailer and once again we reckon he's done a fine job!
17th Jan 2011 ShAFF Expert Night Details
During the month before ShAFF we will be holding four Expert Nights, one in each of Biking, Caving, Climbing and Running. They will be held on the following dates: Friday 28th Jan - 20.00...
- Showroom Cinema
12th Jan 2011 Mick Fowler Lectures - Edinburgh & Newcastle - New Dates
Having had to cancel two of Mick's lectures in December due to the heavy snow we're pleased to announce the new dates: Newcastle - Fri 11th Feb Edinburgh - Sat 12th Feb If you had previously...