Soapbox Launch Event I – Eddie the Eagle (Film & Talk)
Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards will be introducing the 2016 film, ‘Eddie the Eagle’ which is a biographical sports comedy film about his life. This family-friendly film tells the story of how Eddie became a household name when he competed for Great Britain at the 1988 Winter Olympics. Eddie literally soared onto our screens at the Olympics as he took part in the 70m and 90m ski-jump events.
This event gives you the chance to enjoy the film and also listen to Eddie as he talks about his drive to be an Olympian and reaching his goals. Bring your children to this Barrow BID Super Soapbox Launch Event and help inspire the next generation of Olympians or simply enjoy a fun, family-friendly film and meet Eddie ‘The Eagle’ in person.
Supported by Orsted