header photo-frame




Damian Hall

BeaconsTraverse20140813-33_original copy

I'm regularly invited to give talks and workshops about my running experiences, at festivals, seminars, schools and suchlike, which I really enjoy.



In 2017 I gave talks at:


TEDx Aberystwyth

Kendal Mountain Festival

National Trust South West Outdoor Festival

Love Trails Festival

XNRG UTMB Races Seminar

ULTRA Festival

Mountain Run Ultra Trail Skills Weekend


Topics have included:


How to Train for and Race Ultramarathons

My Midlife Crisis: Embracing Fear, Custard and the Power Sob

UTMB: A Survival Guide

The Spine Race: A Survival Guide

Running the South West Coast Path*


*See the accompanying, award-winning film, Salt & Dirt,

by Summit Fever Media below:

Screen Shot 2018-01-25 at 12.33.41 copy TEDX_ab