Come and hear the ultra runner Kristina Schou Madsen, who in 7 days has run 7 marathons in 7 Continents, talk about her transcending performances and the pursuit for new challenges through sport. The Norwegian scholar in ultra sports, Audun Hetland, will explain, what drives people to do sports in extreme environments and what makes some people make the last step out on the edge, out into the unknown. With film screenings, Hetland will provide examples of extreme sport and his academic research on extreme sports practitioners.
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In Autumn 2020, Extreme sports athletes artists and scientist are gathering at Kunsthal Aarhus for a series of ambitiously contentious and storytelling events. The events work as a warm-up for the big exhibition project Go Extreme that is awarded the Vision Exhibition Award by the Bikuben Foundation and opens in Summer 2021.