SEASON 2 PREMIERE of Facing Waves—North America’s Only Paddlesport Television Series—Airs on Outside Television Monday, March 31st at 6:00pm


Heliconia, producers of Facing Waves–North America’s only paddlesport television series–proudly announces the launch of Season 2 of Facing Waves on Outside Television on Monday, March 31st at 6:00pm.

March 31th, 2014 - Heliconia, a leader in outdoors TV and WebTV production and distribution, is pleased to announce the launch of Season 2 of Facing Waves. The first episode in the eleven episode series airs Monday, March 31st at 6:00pm on Outside Television.

Facing Waves S2 Premiere

Now entering its 3rd season of filming, Facing Waves is the first and only paddlesports TV series of its kind. Each 30-minute episode showcases the world’s top stand up paddling, sea kayaking, whitewater paddling, canoeing, and/or rafting destinations.

Episode 1 of Facing Waves Season 2 is The Northern Forest Canoe Trail in New Hampshire. This episode features canoeing, kayak fly fishing, and whitewater kayaking along the Northern Forest Canoe Trail, the longest paddling trail in the US which was named “Best Canoe Trail” by Outside Magazine.

“Season 2 features a wide range of paddlesports and characters in some of the worlds best paddling destinations,” says award-winning filmmaker, former professional whitewater kayaker, and Facing Waves Director, Kelsey Thompson. “I have had the pleasure of filming episodes for this season in Tahiti and Ontario’s Lake Superior and everywhere in-between.”

Watch the Facing Waves trailer and learn more about the series at

Facing Waves is a TV series that showcases top paddling destinations. To showcase your top paddling destination or brand, contact Brendan at 613.582.7154 or


About Facing Waves: The Facing Waves television series is entering its 3rd season of filming. Broadcast on both Outside Television and Universal Sports, Facing Waves reaches one of the most sought after demographics in the adventure travel world: active, affluent, and educated professionals who love traveling and the outdoors. To showcase your top paddling destination or brand as a Facing Waves episode sponsor, contact Brendan at 613.582.7154 or

About Heliconia: Since World Champion kayaker Ken Whiting founded the company in 1998, Heliconia has been a leader in outdoors media production. Heliconia produces 5 outdoor television series that air on NBC Sports, Universal Sports, Outside Television, and The World Fishing Network. See all of Heliconia’s work at, or follow along on Facebook at

For more information call Amy Luscombe at 613 582 7154, or e-mail to: