June 15, 2016 Heliconia

FOX Sports Sun to Air Heliconia’s Facing Waves Television Series

FOX Sports Sun to Air Heliconia's Facing Waves Television SeriesHeliconia, producers of Facing Waves presented by Fitbit—the first and only paddlesports TV series of its kind—is excited to announce a new broadcast agreement with FOX Sports Sun.

Heliconia, a leader in outdoors TV and WebTV production and distribution, is excited to announce that Season 4 of Facing Waves presented by Fitbit will air this summer on FOX Sports Sun.  “Florida is one of the premiere paddlesport states” says President, Ken Whiting, “this is a perfect audience for the Facing Waves series”. The network is available in more than 6.1 million homes in the state Florida, FOX Sports Sun has been a fixture in the homes of sports fans throughout the sunshine state for more than 25 years.

Facing Waves presented by Fitbit is an adventure travel TV series that showcases top paddling destinations around the world; sharing paddling adventures while telling the stories of the people and the places.

Season 4 of Facing Waves follows professional stand up paddler, Nikki Gregg, as she explores Papua New Guinea, Tahiti, the Azores, Jordan, New Caledonia, North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, Kentucky’s London-Laurel County, Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains, Ontario’s Whitewater Region, and Nunavik, Quebec.

Watch the Facing Waves trailer and learn more about the series at: www.facingwaves.com.


About Facing Waves: Now entering its fifth season of filming, Facing Waves presented by Fitbit is the first and only paddlesports TV series of its kind.  Each 30-minute episode explores new places and shares incredible adventures with the locals along the way.  Broadcast on Fox Sports Sun and Outside Television in the US, and internationally in 44 countries on the Nautical Channel, the TV series features sea kayaking, stand up paddling, canoeing, rafting, and all types of paddling adventures. To showcase your top paddling destination or brand as a Facing Waves episode partner, contact Brendan at 613.582.7154 or brendan@helipress.com.

About Heliconia Productions: Heliconia is an award winning video production company that specializes in outdoor productions. For 18 years Heliconia has helped industry-leading brands, and some of the world’s top tourism authorities, communicate marketing messages in a unique, inspiring, and cost effective way. Heliconia offers custom video production services and produces five unique television series which air on such networks as NBC Sports, FOX Sports Sun, Outside Television, and World Fishing Network. Heliconia is also a leader in online video productions, with over 150,000 YouTube subscribers and 41 million views. See all of Heliconia’s work at www.helipress.com.

For more information, please call Amy Luscombe at 613 582 7154, or e-mail: amy@helipress.com.

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