Facing Waves

Facing Waves, Season 8 – Episode 1: Kayaking the Rideau Canal

By June 1, 2021June 4th, 2021No Comments

The premiere episode of Season 8 of the award-winning tv series, Facing Waves, is set to hit airwaves Saturday, June 5th on Bally Sports Network, Thursday June 17th on Nautical Channel and and Friday, June 25th on Outside TV. The episode is slated to air an incredible 80 times this month alone!

In this episode, host Ken Whiting sets out to explore the historic Rideau Canal by mothership, sea kayak and fishing kayak. Joining Ken is his wife Nicole and their eight year old daughter, Chelsea. Together, the family experiences a lot of “firsts” – first time vacationing on a Le Boat houseboat; first time exploring the Rideau Canal (126 miles of canal that run throughout Eastern Ontario); and first time paddling through the historic canal locks.

Check your local listings for a full airing schedule.

About Facing Waves: A World Champion kayaker, the author of twelve best-selling instructional books and videos on paddling, and a YouTube influencer with approximately 14 million views to his videos, Ken Whiting is the host of Facing Waves. A multifaceted media project, Facing Waves celebrates the cultures, landscapes and adventures that surround the world’s top paddling destinations. Each 30-minute TV episode airs on Outside TV, Bally Sports Network, and internationally through Nautical Channel. Networks interested in carrying Facing Waves are encouraged to reach out to Heliconia’s Vice-President, Brendan Mark, at brendan@helipress.com.