Lowe Alpine are ready to #MOVEYOURWORLD at Kendal Mountain Festival 2019 Press Release

Team Lowe will be at the infamous Lowe Alpine Yurt at the festival Basecamp at this years' Kendal Mountain Festival for a jam-packed weekend of adventure talks and activities to #MOVEYOURWORLD.


From Winter Skills with mountaineering legend, Andy Cave, to a kids' 'Design Your Own Backpack' competition- Lowe Alpine have something for everyone. Check out the full weekend schedule below.

INTRODUCING 'YOGA IN THE YURT'!

This year, Lowe Alpine will be hosting Yoga in the Yurt with Proper Northern Yoga. Tickets cost £5, however 100% of the cost of the ticket goes to the Lakeland Foundation. So you can get moving in the morning to start you're day right, and move someone's world at the same time!

£5 Saturday 16th November, 8.30-9.30 & Sunday 17th November, 9.30-10.30

WOMEN IN ADVENTURE Q&A

Join our all-female panel where we'll be discussing all things adventure, busting stereotypes and how we can inspire and support the next generation of female adventures to push their limits. On the panel is the AMI's Rachael Crewesmith, Marie Cheng from Three Peaks Africa and all-round adventurer, Anna Blackwell. Compared by Lowe Alpine's Alex Maher.

FREE - Sunday 17th November 12pm

DESIGN YOUR OWN BACKPACK COMPETITION (For under 12s)

A backpack that doubles as a jetpack? A bottomless bag of sweets? Get creative and start sketching with the Lowe Alpine design team in the yurt, for your chance to win a Lowe Alpine backpack to take home!

FREE - Friday 15th November 11am, Saturday 16th November 2pm & Sunday 17th November 11am

MOVEMENT BASED DESIGN

Join Pack Designer, Dan Jenkin, and Pack Developer Rebecca Scott and go behind-the-scenes with Lowe Alpine, and follow the journey of a backpack from concept to creation.

FREE - Friday 15th November 1pm & Saturday 16th November 11am

HOW LOWE CAN YOU GO? LIMBO COMP IN THE YURT!

Limbo competition with a catch- you've got to wear a backpack to play! Winner gets a backpack to take away. Go on…how Lowe can you go?

FREE - Friday 15th November 2pm & Saturday 16th November 3pm

PARTY IN THE YURT

Start your Saturday night right with the Lowe Alpine pre-party in the Yurt. Join us after Winter Skills with Andy Cave for a free pint. Over 18's only.

FREE - Saturday 16th November, 5pm

WINTER SKILLS WITH ANDY CAVE

Whether you're a seasoned mountaineer or just starting out, who better than mountaineering legend Andy Cave to upskill your mountain knowledge? Join us in the Yurt for an intimate session with Andy where he'll be sharing his insights and experiences with us.

FREE – Saturday 16th November, 4.15pm

LOWE ALPINE FRIDAY NIGHT ADVENTURES

Join Ben Saunders, one of the world's top polar explorers and full time nomads, Faye and Matt Doyle from behind 'This Expansive Adventure' over at the Town Hall for the new Lowe Alpine Friday Night Adventures session. Learn more about the session and book your tickets by clicking here.

£15 Standard, £8.50 Young Adventurers. Friday 15th November, 5.15pm @ The Town Hall

CLICK HERE for more information and to book your tickets!




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